design http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7529/more en What Does It Cost to Renovate a Club? http://clubindustry.com/design/what-does-it-cost-renovate-club <div class="node-body article-body">Estimating the cost of a new club is straightforward in that you know the conditions at the starting point, but determining the cost to renovate a club involves a number of variables that differ substantially from those of building a new facility.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/design/what-does-it-cost-renovate-club" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/design/what-does-it-cost-renovate-club#comments design Step by Step Fri, 01 Aug 2014 16:00:00 +0000 31351 at http://clubindustry.com The Cost of Building a New Fitness Facility http://clubindustry.com/design/cost-building-new-fitness-facility <div class="node-body article-body">Determining the accurate cost of building a new club is critical to successful budget planning and, therefore, the long-term success of a club. However, you can take certain steps to more accurately determine the cost of developing a new club. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/design/cost-building-new-fitness-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/design/cost-building-new-fitness-facility#comments design Step by Step Thu, 01 May 2014 16:00:00 +0000 29271 at http://clubindustry.com Health Club Operators Must Put the Glamour in Sweat http://clubindustry.com/design/health-club-operators-must-put-glamour-sweat <div class="node-body article-body">Establishing a deeper connection with members and prospects through design requires a little bit of the glamour that is more prevalent in the fashion, furniture, retail and hotel industries. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/design/health-club-operators-must-put-glamour-sweat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/design/health-club-operators-must-put-glamour-sweat#comments design Step by Step Freemium Tue, 01 Apr 2014 16:00:00 +0000 27311 at http://clubindustry.com Design a Successful Mind-body Studio in Your Health Club http://clubindustry.com/design/design-successful-mind-body-studio-your-health-club <div class="node-body article-body">Health clubs can attract new members and compete with dedicated yoga and Pilates studios by adding thoughtfully designed mind-body studios.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/design/design-successful-mind-body-studio-your-health-club" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/design/design-successful-mind-body-studio-your-health-club#comments design Freemium Wed, 01 Jan 2014 17:00:00 +0000 24931 at http://clubindustry.com How to Design a Profitable Boutique Fitness Club http://clubindustry.com/design/how-design-profitable-boutique-fitness-club <div class="node-body article-body">To run a successful boutique club, operators should commit to offering a more exclusive experience and design their facilities to make the most of the space available.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/design/how-design-profitable-boutique-fitness-club" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/design/how-design-profitable-boutique-fitness-club#comments design Freemium Tue, 01 Oct 2013 16:00:00 +0000 20342 at http://clubindustry.com How to Negotiate a Lease with a Tenant Improvement Dollars Offering http://clubindustry.com/design/how-negotiate-lease-tenant-improvement-dollars-offering <div class="node-body article-body">Having a landlord contribute to your club's construction costs usually is a positive step, but costs and outcomes may vary. Paying close attention to detail and asking questions about how the money is spent are critical.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/design/how-negotiate-lease-tenant-improvement-dollars-offering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/design/how-negotiate-lease-tenant-improvement-dollars-offering#comments Operations Renovations/Redesigns design Freemium Thu, 01 Aug 2013 16:00:00 +0000 18631 at http://clubindustry.com Design Your Indoor Cycling Studio to Boost Momentum, Membership and Revenue http://clubindustry.com/design/design-your-indoor-cycling-studio-boost-momentum-membership-and-revenue <div class="field-byline"> Barbara Hoots </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Momentum is important for organizations to survive their competition. Look at any successful product or service and notice the improvements made after the product is introduced. Club members are constantly introduced to new and improved products, yet when they show up at an indoor cycling studio, they face the same white walls, mediocre sound system and bike arrangement you had when the doors first opened. In order to maintain a competitive edge, club owners must constantly renovate, rethink and renew their cycling program. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/design/design-your-indoor-cycling-studio-boost-momentum-membership-and-revenue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/design/design-your-indoor-cycling-studio-boost-momentum-membership-and-revenue#comments design Tue, 27 Nov 2012 15:05:00 +0000 11601 at http://clubindustry.com Designing a Green Health Club to Help Reduce Operational Costs http://clubindustry.com/design/designing-green-health-club-help-reduce-operational-costs <div class="field-byline"> Christa Plaza </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Fitness clubs are one of the largest consumers of energy in our country due to the heavy use of water amenities and electricity. So how do we reduce those expenses? Design smart and with a vision from the beginning phases of the project. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/design/designing-green-health-club-help-reduce-operational-costs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/design/designing-green-health-club-help-reduce-operational-costs#comments design Mon, 19 Nov 2012 01:40:00 +0000 11381 at http://clubindustry.com Nine Design Tips from Health Club Designers and Architects http://clubindustry.com/step-step/nine-design-tips-health-club-designers-and-architects <div class="field-byline"> Club Industry staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Four health club designers offer their thoughts on fitness facility design today.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/step-step/nine-design-tips-health-club-designers-and-architects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/step-step/nine-design-tips-health-club-designers-and-architects#comments design Step by Step 2012 Club Industry Show Bruce Carter Christa Plaza clubindustry.com/stepbystep clubindustry.com/stepbystep/design design issues Design Tips Designers and Architects Doni Visani Rudy Fabiano Mon, 05 Nov 2012 17:18:00 +0000 6217 at http://clubindustry.com Cafés that Create Cash Flow in Your Health Club http://clubindustry.com/design/caf-s-create-cash-flow-your-health-club <div class="field-byline"> Christa Plaza </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When adding a café to your fitness facility you must consider these key elements.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/design/caf-s-create-cash-flow-your-health-club" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/design/caf-s-create-cash-flow-your-health-club#comments design Step by Step café cash flow Christa Plaza clubindustry.com/stepbystep clubindustry.com/stepbystep/design implementing cafe Sat, 01 Sep 2012 16:00:00 +0000 6679 at http://clubindustry.com