Field Notes

3 Reasons We Chose ACRE for Our Outdoor Collection

When designing our outdoor furniture collection, we knew we needed to be thoughtful when choosing the materials. With exposure to UV rays, moisture, insects, and other environmental factors, the...

Posted in Design, Project, resources, restaurant, Inspiration, Made in USA, outdoor, product design, biophilic design, sustainability

Benefits of Buying American Made Furniture

When purchasing your restaurant’s furniture, there are many factors to consider. Vendor selection, product mix, materials, durability, lead times, and finishes…the list goes on and on. Unfortunately,...

Posted in American Made, education, Project, American Hardwood, Inspiration, Made in USA, Middle American, Natural, American White Oak, sustainability



bio·​phil·​ia -Biophilia literally means a ‘love of life or living systems’ and biophilic design incorporates nature into our built environment, creating restorative places that connect humans to...

Posted in education, Project, American Hardwood, Inspiration, Natural, American White Oak, Concrete, biophilic design, sustainability

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