Hospitality FF&E: Solid Surface Vs. Quartz Furniture
Some materials used in hotel casegoods and other guestroom furnishings seem to have a rivalry of sorts.LEARN MORE
7 Misconceptions About Hotel Laminate Casegoods
Regardless of a hotel’s star rating, step into any guestroom and you’ll undoubtedly find its casegoods and FF&E (fixtures, furniture & equipment) are made from a wide variety of materials. Suffice to say, laminate casegoods are almost a given in a guestroom or other part of a hotel.LEARN MORE
3 FF&E Storage Considerations
Hoteliers and hotel designers often order FF&E products far ahead of when they actually need them.
For planning purposes during a hotel renovation or redesign, this is a smart move -- your FF&E is ready and waiting for you, and production delays have little impact.
But what about the time between when your order is finished and you’re able to receive it?
Proper FF&E storage makes a big difference in order quality and longevity.LEARN MORE
Cost to Build a Boutique Hotel From the Ground Up
According to Cushman & Wakefield, the average cost of building a hotel ranges from $115,000 to $1.5 million per room. That takes hotels at every level from midscale to luxury, including boutique hotel projects.
This is a huge variance, and the price that’s accurate for your hotel largely depends on a few things:
- What type of experience you want to give to your guests.
- Where the hotel is.
- Design considerations desired to complement your brand.
How to Build an Eco-Friendly Hotel with Green FF&E
You cannot refute the facts. Americans have transformed into “Eco-friendly” mavens with everything they do - including travel. So much so that they take the environment into consideration when booking a hotel.LEARN MORE
Boutique Hotels vs. Chain Hotels: How Does Design Differ?
From industry trends...to cost analysis...and guest expectations, we’ve covered it all when it comes to the differences between boutique hotels vs. chain hotels.LEARN MORE
Custom Luggage Bench + 3 Other Items to Design for Great Guest Spaces
Having the opportunity to travel - for work, leisure, or #bileisure - usually means staying at a hotel.LEARN MORE