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Faux vs Real: How to Bring More of the Outside In

Faux vs Real: How to Bring More of the Outside In

Plantscapes, Biolific Design, and Green Walls These are all terms that have become part of the vernacular.  They refer to the same idea of bringing more of the outdoors inside our businesses. The term Biophilia literally translated means “love of life”. The concept...

The Benefits of Solar Shades

The Benefits of Solar Shades

Consider Solar Shades for your workplace. Everyone loves natural light, except when it’s reflecting off their computer screen. Unlike louvered blinds, solar shades don’t cast a pattern on the screen and still allow for a filtered...

The Derm Institute of West Michigan

The Derm Institute of West Michigan

Dr. Kristi Hawley and business partner/husband Garrett Adams dream big. They put their sights on developing a compelling practice in Caledonia, Michigan that would offer general dermatology, outpatient skin surgery, psoriasis treatment, and cosmetic skincare. Dr....

Introducing Rayanne Broadway, Our Studio Administrator

Introducing Rayanne Broadway, Our Studio Administrator

Rayanne joined the r.o.i. Design team in October of 2021 and has been making us look good ever since! Her typical day includes a variety of activities as she supports all aspects of our business. She supports interior designers with materials requests and colorboards....

Darley Village Revisited

Darley Village Revisited

Last June (2021), we introduced you to our project at Darley Village. We recently went back to take some updated photos after the rest of the furniture, decor, and accessories had been installed.  In addition to selecting finishes for the floors and walls of this...

Brooktree Capital Management Moves Their Corporate Office

Brooktree Capital Management Moves Their Corporate Office

“Brooktree Capital Management seeks to compound client capital and outperform the market averages over long periods of time. We do so by investing in high quality publicly traded businesses via a concentrated portfolio”   We met Brian Ellis and Hunter Lewis through...

Animal Emergency Hospital Opens Second Location in Grand Rapids

Animal Emergency Hospital Opens Second Location in Grand Rapids

Animal Emergency Hospital (AEH) was busting out of their Plainfield location. With an increase in pet and animal owners in West Michigan and a need for more animal care, they set their eyes on a new and larger location. Working with First Companies, they selected a...

Notions Marketing is Working Smart

Notions Marketing is Working Smart

Notions Marketing is the World’s Largest Creative Arts Distributor. Creative customers understand innovation, and Notions Marketing inspired r.o.i. Design. We worked with them to create new administration offices within an existing distribution center. When the...