The Headache of Researching Products

Anyone familiar with the world of contract furniture knows that it can be a daunting task finding the right products for you or your clients.  Researching finishes, fabric grades, table depth, seat back heights, etc. can cost you hours (even days) of your time and time is money as they say.  We’ve now updated to save you time.


Fortunately, in this digital age, the is help available in the shape of MyResourceLibrary.  MyResourceLibrary offers you a complete virtual library experience filled with many of the manufacturers SBI works closely with, plus access to the main library featuring over one hundred additional manufacturers and growing.  Search the library using the industry’s most comprehensive search engine.  Each user can create, store and share up to 6 of their very own project binders.  Reduce specification errors by having access to thousands of up-to-date products, pricing, and information all in one location.

MyResourceLibrary to the Rescue

Using MRL can dramatically shorten the amount of time you spend researching products and you may also see some products and applications that you didn’t even know existed!  It’s absolutely loaded with information that stretches beyond furniture; you can even use it to explore lighting and textile options.  Some of the manufacturers that feature on MRL include 9to5 Seating, Allermuir, Coalesse, Dauphin, Designtex, Global, LaCasse, Safco, Steelcase, Turnstone, VS and literally hundreds more.


Gone are the days of burying your head in hundreds of manufacturer binders and brochures.  Create your own projects digitally and have them available at your fingertips at any time, from anywhere.  If you’d like to know more about MyResourceLibrary, get in touch with our MRL Guru, Lorrie Coats.  She can walk you through the entire process!  Give it a try today at!  You won’t regret it….we promise.


MyResourceLibrary - Screenshot of all the binders available - now on
MyResourceLibrary – Hundreds of manufacturer binders available at your fingertips via