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Lockers, Clutter, and the Hierarchy of Needs

Marie Kondo, author of The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing, said: “Clutter is caused by a failure to return things to where they belong. Therefore, storage should reduce the effort needed to put

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Storage Needs Met in Durango for Those Facing Homelessness

Durango, Colorado – Neighbors in Need Alliance (NINA) asked what the greatest needs of the homeless community were and the top two surprised them – transportation and storage. In an effort to meet those needs, DeBourgh All-American Lockers was hired

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Why Made in America Matters

At DeBourgh Manufacturing, we are proud to say, “Made in the USA”. As a fourth-generation family business, we understand what it means to be American and realized the dream of enterprise in 1909. But, why is it important for us

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Internet of Things and Secure Lockers

The Internet of Things, also referred to as IoT, is the conglomeration of devices that collect and share data via the internet. If something is connected to the internet, other than a PC or smartphone, it is likely included in

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Safety and Security for School Resource Officers

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School Resource Officers (SROs) storing weapons at their schools may be a controversial subject. Whether or not this is allowed, must be a decision by the school, parents, and students, and the overall administrative team.  However, if the decision is

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Smarter Lockers Needed for Today’s Work Environment

Today’s work environment is changing. Even offices that aren’t being built with shared space and adaptive technologies are seeing the need for increased security and flexibility. Real estate is moving towards smart technology, integrating security systems, heating/cooling, electrical/lighting, and electronics

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Are Plastic Laminate Lockers Right for Your College?

Vandalized laminate locker. Plastic laminate lockers are the new arrival in the arena of collegiate lockers, but are they the right fit for your space? As with anything, the answer often comes down to their location, required use, and maintenance.

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The Game Changer in Traditional Locker Spaces: Keyless.Co, LLC Versus Traditional Locker Locks

An internet search of the term “Locker Failure” offers several links, videos, and images of people trying to access lost combinations, pick stuck or jammed locks, or deal with other malfunctions. The irony is that these failures are not necessarily

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Flex Office: What Works and What Doesn’t in Today’s New Office

Building owners, business owners, and managers seeking the best use of space and increased employee productivity are considering coworking spaces and flex offices. The concept is that workstations that aren’t used 100% of the day can be put to better

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101 on Asset Tracking Technology (or “Content Surveillance”)

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