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Articles by Mark R. Hafen, AIA

The tricks to designing your treatment area

Reception areas and exam rooms get all the glory in veterinary practice design, but the treatment area is the real key to caring for your patients. Here's how to design an efficient space for you and your team.
Jun 1, 2011

Reception areas and exam rooms get all the glory in veterinary practice design, but the treatment area is the real key to caring for your patients. Here's how to design an efficient space for you and your team.

Hanging with Hafen: 3 tips for designing an efficient facility

Bigger isn't always better. While American veterinary practices have grown in size over the last few decades, international hospitals have remained more modest. Here's how to take a cue from your overseas counterparts and make the most of a small space.
May 31, 2011

Bigger isn't always better. While American veterinary practices have grown in size over the last few decades, international hospitals have remained more modest. Here's how to take a cue from your overseas counterparts and make the most of a small space.

Hanging with Hafen: How to save money at tax time

Mar 29, 2011

If you have the right accountant, you can use depreciation laws to your financial benefit.

Hanging with Hafen: The beginner's guide to flooring

It's the most-asked question in veterinary hospital design: "What kind of flooring should I use?" Here's a guide to outfitting the floors throughout your hospital.
Feb 8, 2011

It's the most-asked question in veterinary hospital design: "What kind of flooring should I use?" Here's a guide to outfitting the floors throughout your hospital.

Video Q&A: Do I need a bonded contractor?

Spend wisely during the building process.
Feb 3, 2011

Veterinary architect Mark Hafen previews his upcoming hospital design video primer.

Hanging with Hafen: Cut to the chase with your contractor

Stop wasting your time fussing over trivial things and start learning how to coexist peacefully with your construction team. Get to the meat of important conversations to keep your project on track.
Nov 30, 2010

Stop wasting your time fussing over trivial things and start learning how to coexist peacefully with your construction team. Get to the meat of important conversations to keep your project on track.

Hanging with Hafen: It's easy being green—and lean

Nov 1, 2010

Hanging with Hafen: It's easy being green?and lean

Hanging with Hafen: Lessons from Dr. Dan

Oct 1, 2010

Hanging with Hafen: Lessons from Dr. Dan

New technologies affecting design

Apr 11, 2010

Veterinary architect Mark Hafen, AIA, cites wireless technology as an exciting innovation in design and describes how its implementation is beneficial to the staff and the bottom line.

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