5 Things to Consider for an Optimal Interior Storefront

Attracting visual attention is often something building designers are striving for. One way professionals can achieve this goal is by incorporating commercial storefronts (a non-load-bearing glass assembly spanning no more than 10 feet high) into their design. Although most commonly thought of in its exterior-facing window display application, a storefront can also create enhanced visual […]

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From Size to Hardware: 5 Trends in Commercial Sliding Door Design

To meet the demand of constant innovation, more is being asked of commercial sliding doors than ever before.  For example, in today’s real estate market, commercial building prices are rising and pushing businesses to purchase smaller plots of land. Due to increasingly limited square footage, building design professionals are challenged to not only meet their […]

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Four trends in commercial bathroom door design

Four trends in commercial bathroom door design Improving the occupant experience is an important factor across all components of building design. Commercial bathroom door design is no different. Although less flashy than lobbies or entryways, adding efficient, accessible and aesthetically pleasing doors to these often tightly cramped, heavily used spaces can help make the user […]

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How ADA Sliding Doors Meet Today’s Challenges for Accessible Design

In the last 30 years, there have been numerous significant changes in the world of accessible design. Starting in 1986, the National Council on the Handicapped, now known as the National Council on Disability (NCD), issued a report that brought awareness to discrimination based on disability. In the council’s report, they made legislative recommendations on […]

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Busting the Myths of Sliding Door Systems

Myth busting commercial interior sliding door systems When it comes to designing the inside of commercial spaces, architects and interior designers are presented with a variety of door options, from traditional swing doors to pivot doors, and everything in between. With a sleek, modern design, commercial interior sliding door systems are one of today’s more […]

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