Office Design 101

The heading of our last entry covered the whole purpose of WDI Group in three words: Design, Construct, Furnish. Not only is that our slogan, but we really can Design, Construct, and Furnish your next office design and renovation project. But what really is involved in the whole Design stage? [...]

Office Design 1012018-11-30T19:25:20+00:00

Design, Construct, Furnish – Old Republic of Canada

WDI Group is now working on the final stages of a full-service office design and office renovation project at Old Republic of Canada’s head office in Hamilton, Ontario.  Old Republic Canada is a subsidiary of Old Republic International, which is one of America’s 50 largest shareholder-owned insurance business and currently ranks [...]

Design, Construct, Furnish – Old Republic of Canada2018-11-01T16:19:53+00:00

Global Thinking for the New Work Environment

International companies have been one of the largest contributors to the global economy. This is especially true when they are managed effectively. We can all learn many great things from one another to enrich our everyday lives especially when it comes to the workplace. Different parts of the world [...]

Global Thinking for the New Work Environment2018-07-23T14:27:49+00:00

Effective Guidelines on Deciding How Much Office Space You Require

  There is no magical formula that will truly determine how much office space you require these days.  You can find a plethora of on-line info that will tell you costs, how much space each person requires and ideal square footage.  Let’s not forget these are just guidelines.  The reality [...]

Effective Guidelines on Deciding How Much Office Space You Require2018-10-19T15:38:04+00:00

Spotlight| Pantone’s 2018 Colour – Ultra-Violet

  It’s official - the Pantone Colour Institute has announced Ultra Violet as colour of the year.  Be prepared to see violet everywhere! In the malls, clothing, shoes and advertisements.  Violet brings a dramatic, bold and regal yet mysterious quality when used in a space.  I have to agree with [...]

Spotlight| Pantone’s 2018 Colour – Ultra-Violet2018-10-19T15:33:18+00:00

Valuable Points to Consider for Hospitality Interior Design and Renovation

  Who wouldn’t want to stay at these hotels?  WDI Group constructed these spaces with our clients in mind to ensure a good design, low maintenance and of course product durability.  But it goes a little beyond that.  Over the years, we’ve enjoyed the number of hospitality projects we’ve been [...]

Valuable Points to Consider for Hospitality Interior Design and Renovation2018-11-14T14:49:32+00:00

Elevating Your Company Brand in the Workplace

  Corporate communications strategies are evolving and are spilling over into the world of interior design…yes interior design! Branding isn’t generally a term that comes to mind for most designers but it is being used in conjunction with office spaces to create a collaborative work environment that brings a company's [...]

Elevating Your Company Brand in the Workplace2018-11-14T15:19:53+00:00

Bringing Exteriors into Your Office Space

According to Revise Sociology, the average person spends a total of 92, 120 hours at their jobs.  That’s just over 10.5 years!! The numbers are astonishing and quite frightening.  Ergo, careful planning and research on your next office design project is extremely important.  If you are going to spend your valuable time [...]

Bringing Exteriors into Your Office Space2018-11-14T14:53:56+00:00