What is salon refit?

Salon Refit When you hear the words “salon refurb”, thoughts of hundreds of thousands of pounds instantly cross your mind. And while some salon refurbs will cost upwards of £200,000, you can still spruce up your salon for a lot less. Leonie Westwood looks at how you can make some effective changes on varying budgets. A FRESH LOOK WITHOUT BLOWING…

The future of Technology – Salon Design

FOR SALONS There’s no doubt about it, technology is moving incredibly fast. Most five year olds are able to use an iPad with ease, and laptops, smart phones, dongles and apps have become an essential part of everyday life. It’s changing the way you live and it’s set to change the way you work. Technology has erupted in the last…

Getting the basic right in salon planning

A great salon is all about stunning wallpaper, a nice comfy waiting sofa and coffee machines that deliver freshly ground, right? Well, not exactly. Salon design 2011 style is about as sophisticated as it has ever been, but whilst the finishing touches are the fun bit, it’s vital to get the basic right- which all starts with salon design. Paula…

Salon Changes – GETTING THE MOST FROM YOUR BUDGET

Hellen Ward, our resident business guru and co-owner of the highly successful Richard Ward Hair and Metrospa, takes a logical approach when tackling hair salon refurbishments , warning of the pitfalls of spending your budget too quickly. She explains: “What’s critical is to ensure your budget looks at the practicalities not just the design elements-we all know interior designers that…

Salon refit – Steps to your dream salon design

Vision Salons is a quality driven company which has the experience of salon refurbishment around the UK, including the award winning Ken Picton Salon in Cardiff, Wella Studio in Manchester, Pophams in Oxford, Vavavoom in Cheshire. In past 12 months we have completed projects for : Preston College, Ashton College, NOW Salon in Finchley, Motcomb Green in Mayfair, Zoology, Burlingtons…

Salon Products – Backwash Chair

Vision Salons, rising salon furniture company of the UK has varied range of Backwash Chairs. It is one of the most commonly used salon product. It has to be of good quality. Check out these designs: Synchro Cube R Synchro 4020S Synchro Loop S Vareo Backwish Chair Comfort Backwash Chair Salon Furniture at Vision Salons.

Other Salon Products

Some new salon products for creating salon innovation. Rondo Hand MIrror T Foot Rest Motion Foot Rest Dumbo Children’s Seat Cushion Windows Decopanel Tower Service Car Visit our website to check out full range of salon furniture and salon design advices by experts. Facebook page

Salon design advice by experts

BEAUTY EXPERTS Once you’ve narrowed down your retail offerings to a tight edit of key products, the next step is to focus on turning your staff into retail experts. “Ideally I would recommend allocating one person to head up the salon retail area-the perfect person for this is the receptionist,” says Matthew Lutos. How you actually display your products is…

Buying Salon Furniture Tips

Are you planning to buy salon furniture for your new salon? Here are some top tips by Matthew Lutos, Salon design expert: 1) It’s all in the salon furniture detail : Always ask salon furniture supplier if seams are single or double stitched, and if fabrics are tested and if so, how. The frames of chairs are also important. The…

Case Study Burlington

The Client: Burlingtons, London W1 The Brief: To transform the waiting area in Burlingtons West-End Salon and create a zone that would tell the whole story of the Burlingtons and New ID studios business. The area would provide a space where clients would wait before having their hair, make-up or photographs taken. The brief also included revamping the window space which…