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The sun is shining, friends and family are in sight- it’s the perfect afternoon. If there’s one common theme in the perfect afternoon, it’s the presence of an outdoor barbeque. Meat eater or not, there’s something everyone can throw on the barbie, and nothing can top the taste. Whether it’s beach side, at the local […]
The whistle blows, the siren sounds and the crowd cheers. It’s the end of another game, but just the beginning of the ongoing benefits for the community. Sport has the power to break down cultural and social barriers, and unite a community in more ways than one. It encourages social activity, good sportsmanship and an […]
Public Litter Bins: The best option for every space To the average person, a public bin is a simple convenience. It’s the helping hand that should always be present in the right place, at the right time. While tossing our rubbish in a bin may seem like a basic task, without the right tools, the […]
Although they may not seem like it in some cases, public spaces are often the centrepiece of any city or town. Without us realising it, they can have a substantial affect on our physical, psychological, and emotional well-being. This is why its important to create public spaces that really work to improve these aspects of […]
Direct from Italy, we have your passport to the latest European style trends and inspiration in street furniture. And we’re bringing it direct to you with a special Inspiration Roadshow! Metalco’s newest lookbook is here and it’s filled with 1000 pages of gorgeous designs that are sure to spark incredible ideas for your latest landscape […]
Opening up to a Greener Outlook The Optimisation of Space The home is where the heart is, however what if you could also achieve a feeling of warm-heartedness in the public sphere? Developing safe, beautiful urban areas and building on a sense of community is becoming a necessity in most cities. Multi-use destinations in green […]
A social housing complex in Milan has achieved an elusive winning formula: comfortable outdoor spaces that are also sophisticated, durable and budget-friendly.
Game, Set, Match! Liven up your workplace, university or the schoolyard with some friendly competition! Urban Effects has designed an outdoor table tennis table that’s perfect for serving enjoyment into an average day. Break time doesn’t have to be boring, and by adding an element of fun, you can implement ongoing physical and mental benefits. […]
Stairway to Green Heaven Concrete jungles can often be a little dismal. A place embellished with greyish tones, polluted with noise and flashing lights, where getting lost in a crowd is a common occurrence. What if packing up the car and making a quick escape wasn’t the only way to set out on a relaxing […]
Take a Seat in Paradise Sitting down and relaxing in the outdoors is a special thing. It generates an opportunity to create memories, reminisce about times gone by; to make new friends, reconnect with old ones, or you could simply be passing time. At Urban Effects, we care about contributing to the beautiful moments in […]