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Collectic Home Delivers Another Unit For Community First

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

The Community First! Charity provides housing for the homeless and is located right outside Austin, Texas. Collectic Home has been selecting and installing furniture in their units to help provide comfortable, beautiful and sustainable housing to the area's most in-need citizens. Check out this beautiful grouping of small houses that create a modern village. Who would know that these were built from the charity of others? It is a great achievement to provide such quality housing and a quality...

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New BDI Office Collections

by | Tuesday, September 20, 2016

We are always excited when we get to unveil new products from BDI - (Read Why) - especially their brilliant contemporary office designs. There are several things that set BDI's office collections apart. First, their office collections are not conceived as individual pieces of furniture, but as cohesive, semi-modular, complete offices. They incorporate the many demands of a modern office into their designs while making each piece adaptable and a part of a seamless whole. Second, their furniture...

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Collectic Home Charitable Initiatives

by | Monday, June 13, 2016

The Community First! Village is a 27-acre master-planned community made by the charitable organization Mobile Loaves & Fishes that will provide affordable, sustainable housing and a supportive community for the disabled and chronically homeless in Central Texas. and CollecticHome contributed furnishings to help make the houses into homes for future tenants. The Community First! Village includes an innovative mix of affordable housing options, places for worship, study and...

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Selecting Bar and Counter Stools

by | Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Counter and Bar Stools If you are looking for new bar or counter stools, it is important to provide yourself with a base line of understanding about them before shopping. A little extra knowledge and measuring before making your purchase will usually make the difference between being happy or regretful. The difference between bar and counter stools is that bar stools are made to be used at bars and bar height tables, and counter stools are made to be used at counters and counter height tables....

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Inspired Offices

by | Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Furnishing a professional or home office can be an intimidating challenge. In addition to the required functionalism of office furniture, keeping a binding motif for your interior design can be a challenge. There are a lot of required duties of office furniture, and visual aesthetics can fall to the wayside as you seek to fulfill them. Collectic Home is here to help! Check out these pre-configured home + professional office compositions and use them as inspiration or templates for your own...

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Designer's Desk Picks

by | Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Working at a desk you love can help you enjoy your work. Practically speaking, well designed desks help your work flow and help keep you focused. They help you organize your materials and provide plenty of work space. A desk should be custom to the tasks done at it as well as the person working at it. Some people need a lot of storage for their desks while other simply want a nice surface to work on. For every type of work there is a desk out there optimized for accomplishing it. Additionally,...

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The First Rule of Furnishing Your Home…

by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

…there are no rules. We live in wondrous times. The last few years have demonstrated that the ongoing shift from the analog to the digital age and the virtually instant access to information via the Internet has created a planet-wide quake of enormous proportions, literally opening a gaping, bottomless chasm into which millions of outmoded business models have fallen. Just a short list of these includes photofinishing—who ever needed prints of all those blurry, under-exposed snapshots, much...

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My Favorites From Gus Modern

by | Tuesday, January 5, 2016

With Gus Modern's "Grow Modern Event" in full swing, now seems an appropriate time to pick my favorite products from their great collection of designer contemporary furniture. Browse our full selection of Gus Modern products here. Check out all their cool furniture and decide your own favorites, and be sure to act soon - the sale ends January 31st. The Mimico Storage Ottoman is a multi-purpose, contemporary bench constructed from natural ash with an upholstered seat that opens to reveal a...

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