Establishing Logistics and Looks to Elevate Cafeterias

Sarah Baergen, Interior Designer and Leah Downey, PHDesign Manager – Palmer Hamilton Working with PHDesign gives us the unique and rewarding opportunity to elevate cafeteria spaces from unremarkable “before” pictures into incredible “after” pictures that represent a school’s culture and vision. This transformation requires collaboration from multiple parties, especially in the beginning when we need…

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Our Tables Have Great Legs to Stand On

Greg Kohler, Engineering and Warranty Manager – Palmer Hamilton Schools that purchase tables from Palmer Hamilton have no shortage of customization options for layout and design. Ironically, this multitude of possibilities for the customer starts out with a standardized, repeatable engineering process developed through decades of experience in the K-12 furniture market with three factors…

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A Year in Review

John Gardner, CEO – Palmer Hamilton   As 2023 draws to a close, Palmer Hamilton extends heartfelt gratitude for an outstanding year. Our dedicated team played a pivotal role in making this year the most successful to date, contributing to various noteworthy accomplishments: Attainment of record-breaking sales for the third consecutive year Recognition as one…

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Making Room for Esports in Schools

Preston Gardner, Kyle Olson, Tyler Normington   At Palmer Hamilton, we strive to provide quality furniture and décor solutions that help K-12 schools do more with their space. Our true mission, however, is to deliver environments that encourage collaboration and give every student a place where they feel welcomed and supported. This mission was the…

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How Palmer Hamilton Puts Our Knowledge to Work for You

Richard Hein, Director of Marketing – Palmer Hamilton   After so much time working in K-12 schools, we have learned a great deal more than English, math and science. Doing business with a school district is unique from most other partnerships, and being able to navigate that successfully requires in-depth knowledge and a well-rounded approach…

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Invest Your COVID Relief and Impact Your Cafeteria

Kneeland Wright, Sales Representative   School decision makers do not often find themselves in a position with a budget surplus, but this is the current situation for many schools thanks to pandemic relief funding. With the upcoming deadlines to spend this money, many schools are looking for meaningful ways to invest in the education experience…

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Planning Around Cafeteria Furniture is a Recipe for Success

Virginia Anderson, Palmer Hamilton Independent Distributor   Anyone who has worked with an architect can tell you that they are thorough and detail-oriented people. That’s no surprise with all the considerations that go into their projects, especially when dealing with a more complicated space like a school cafeteria. One particularly tricky aspect of cafeteria construction…

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Palmer Hamilton Designs Cafeterias with Taste

July 12, 2023   Is your school cafeteria providing the student experience you want? When it comes to educational environments, Palmer Hamilton is here to help you to do more with your space. Our experienced, accredited interior design experts are collaborative, easy to work with, and eager to bring tangible results to your school through…

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Details Make the Difference for Common Spaces

Dave Friedman, Regional Sales Manager – West June 7, 2023   Think of your favorite memories from school. Those moments in between classes with friends in the hallways, hanging out in the cafeteria at lunch and even bonding over last-minute study sessions in the media center can stay with you forever. Now, think about the…

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Creating Money-Making Cafeterias

PH Design Cafeteria Tables and Chairs

If there’s one thing that’s certain for students in K-12, it’s that they love hanging out together. No matter where they are, if given a comfortable place to be together, they’ll stick around. More and more schools are creating more attractive, updated and comfortable areas on campus, and while the students might enjoy these spaces,…

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