The Rise of Bird Friendly Architecture (and Bird Film)

The Rise of Bird Friendly Architecture (and Bird Film)

American architecture has meandered through dozens of styles and structures: from early colonial symmetry to neoclassical columns to art deco ziggurats – just to name a few. What’s next on the horizon? We’re seeing the rise of bird-friendly architecture. Maybe not an architectural movement you’d list next to brutalism and … Read more

Got A Commercial Building Interior Problem?

Got A Commercial Building Interior Problem?

Every commercial interior project has that one issue that’s been driving you up the wall. (Or maybe it’s more like a dozen issues). You know there’s a solution out there – but you just can’t quite put your finger on it. Designing and constructing commercial building interior spaces is the … Read more

The Benefits of Natural Light in the Office

The Benefits of Natural Light in the Office

Who doesn’t want an office with a view? You’d be hard-pressed to find someone who prefers a dim cubicle. Windows offer workers more than a more interesting space. It all has to do with the benefits of natural light in the office. Natural light has a whole host of benefits … Read more

Modern Office Design and the Privacy Problem

Modern Office Design and the Privacy Problem

The modern office has a privacy problem. Consider many of the staples of 21st-century office design: open office plans, glass walls, minimalist furniture, and unassigned seating. Interior designers ran from closed-off cubicle design and ran fast. The result was an attempt to create openness, collaboration, and transparency. In many respects, … Read more

How Using Solar Control Films Minimizes Your Energy Costs

How Using Solar Control Films Minimizes Your Energy Costs

Eco-friendly is more than a popular buzzword, it’s a smart business plan. With this in mind, there are a number of steps we each can take to save both the environment and our bank accounts by implementing solutions to reduce our energy consumption. One step we can take is to … Read more

Your Most Frequently Asked Glass Film Questions

Your Most Frequently Asked Glass Film Questions

If you’re not used to working with glass film a day in and day out, you might have a lot of questions. If you’re hoping to install custom glass film, the process might be even more daunting. At MetWest, we don’t expect all of our clients to be experts – … Read more

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