Writing on an office wall was once potential grounds for dismissal. Then whiteboard paints and coatings came along, allowing nearly any surface to become a place for recording ideas when and where inspiration struck. This whiteboard finish from 3M comes in a film, which the manufacturers says is easier to install and less costly than traditional whiteboard finishes. Available in rolls of up to 48” wide by 98’ long. solutions.3m.com
Jennifer Brite is a design journalist and public-health scientist who is currently pursuing a doctorate in public health with a concentration in epidemiology and demography at the City University of New York. For ARCHITECT, she writes about new products and sustainable design.