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Average Copier/Office Equipment Service Response Times

Moving parts break, jam or wear. Multifunction printers (MFPs), or copiers as they are often called, have a great many moving parts.  It only makes sense that they are regularly going to need servicing. Anyone who has ever worked in a can testify that there are few things more infuriating at work than going to… Read More


Comprehensive Review of the Haworth Fern Task Chair

Haworth makes some of the most beautiful chairs on the market, and the Fern task chair is no exception. The question is, is it the right chair for you? Our comprehensive task chair reviews give you the facts you need to make an informed decision. We’ve combined third-party information, user reviews, as well as product… Read More

Furniture Reviews

The Top 7 Places to Buy Office Chairs in Halifax / Dartmouth

On the hunt to replace your old, broken or worn out office chairs?  Or, perhaps you just want to upgrade to something more ergonomic for your team?  Then a new task chair is just what you need!  Now all you need to do is pick one of the seemingly thousands of task chairs on the… Read More


4 Key Concepts to Understand About Your Office Equipment Lease

Purchasing ownership of something is a pretty simple concept. Pay cash for an item, and it’s yours. From that moment on, you’re free to do as you please. Leasing, on the other hand, can feel far more complicated for many people. It features unusual language and contractual obligations that don’t have a familiar analogue in… Read More


5 Surprising Facts You Didn’t Know About Your Office Equipment Warranty

For office managers and administrators, a comprehensive warranty can prevent significant costs and headaches. On the other hand, a lousy warranty is barely worth the paper it’s printed on and can end up drastically inflating total cost of ownership. Although conscientious office managers rely on service contracts for preventative maintenance, many will miss cost saving… Read More


Office Furniture Leasing Pros and Cons: How It Works

If you could acquire new office furniture without significantly impacting your organization’s cash flow, would you do it? This is the promise that office furniture leasing offers businesses that don’t want to purchase furniture outright. There are many reasons why a business may not want to purchase its office furniture with cash. One of the… Read More


What to Look for in an Ergonomic Task Chair

So, you are tired of the back pain, sore neck and other various aches and pains caused by sitting in your office chair for hours every day. It’s a pain, literally. Maybe it’s time to get an ergonomic office chair and put an end to all of your sufferings?  The problem is, with so many… Read More

Ergonomics Furniture

The Definition of Remanufactured Toner (Quick Answer)

A remanufactured toner cartridge is new toner inserted into a refurbished used toner cartridge.   Toner remanufacturers will collect used cartridges, examine them, and replace any parts that are excessively worn or damaged.  They then refill the bottle with new toner and sell the remanufactured toner for significantly less than an OEM or new compatible… Read More


The Definition of OEM Toner (Quick Answer)

OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) toner refers to any new toner cartridge that was manufactured by the company which also built your copier or printer.  So, if you own an HP printer, only HP manufactured toner can be considered OEM. OEM toner cartridges are typically considered to be of high quality, with low failure rates and… Read More


The Definition of New Compatible Toner (Snippet)

New compatible toner is a blanket term used to describe any new toner cartridge that is made by a third-party manufacturer and not by the manufacturer of your printing device.  New compatible cartridges are built from parts that are all expected to be compatible with your printer or MFD. New compatible toner is generally more… Read More