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2007 Blogs

The reasons clients are visiting hotel spas are diversifying, complicating the jobs of spa designers. 

2007 Blogs

Researchers have found that dampness or mold in a home is associated with resident depression.

2007 Blogs

Evaluations of both tactile and visual information influence overall aesthetic assessments of attractiveness. 

2007 Blogs

Providing lighting to workers that they perceive as higher quality has a positive association with their workplace experience.

2007 Blogs

Seeing a musical performance influences the experience.

2007 Blogs

The Center for the Built Environment (CBE) recently completed a survey of 34,169 occupants of 215 buildings (90% in the US, 10% in Canada and Finland) that indicated that many individuals working in office buildings are unhappy with the thermal comfort or the air quality in these buildings.

2007 Blogs

Human beings do not accurately predict how they will feel emotionally after making a decision.

2007 Blogs

Ian Sinclair, a Canadian architect, uses material culled from his own professional experience and a review of the literature to make a number of suggestions for “designing environments that inspire nurses to perform at the top of their game.” 

2007 Blogs

Women prefer redder colors than men do. 

2007 Blogs

The Lighting Research Center at Rensselaer has prepared a comprehensive guide to the use of directional lighting. 

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