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We’re Helping To Get Lydia A Smart Pup!

For people living with Cystic Fibrosis, every day is a struggle. Intensive physiotherapy, countless medications, and exercises to maintain a clear airway are part of the daily routine, while regular appointments with specialists and hospital procedures are necessary to manage the disease. There is no cure, and life expectancy for someone with Cystic Fibrosis is […]

How To Homeschool Your Kids Without Going Crazy

Step 1: don’t. While homeschooling is not the most relaxing situation, there are ways you can help keep the mental health of you and your children intact as you adjust to this new reality. Set up a dedicated space. Much like working from home, it’s important to establish boundaries between ‘school’ and ‘home’ – even […]

COVID-19 Statement

At Whiteboards and Pinboards, we are working hard to ensure we continue providing the service and products our customers need at this time, while doing our part to help stop the spread of COVID-19. As an online store, we are in the fortunate situation of being able to carry on with business for now. Many […]

8 Unique Ways To Use Whiteboards In The Classroom

As a teacher, standing in front of a whiteboard is something you do on a daily basis. Whether you’re drawing a diagram to illustrate a complex idea, or taking notes during a brainstorming session, whiteboards are a key tool in the teaching process and an integral part of most classrooms. Yet for many students on […]

How To Give A More Memorable Presentation

Have you ever attended a presentation that seemed like it would never end? Too many presentations dwell on trivial stats and data, bore audiences with banal anecdotes and leave minds (and eyes) wandering towards smartphone screens. The thought of keeping an audience engaged in this age of shrinking attention spans is enough to give even […]

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We’re Helping Support Wildlife Affected By Bushfires

Whiteboards and Pinboards is getting behind the recovery efforts from the devastating bushfire season. Over 10 million hectares of land, dozens of lives, thousands of homes and up to a billion animals have perished in blazes across the country. Until the end of February, we’re donating 10% from all purchases of pinboards and acoustics in […]

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How Mini Whiteboards Can Have A Huge Impact On Your Classroom

When trying to increase engagement in the classroom, teachers have a huge variety of learning aids and technology to choose from. As is often the case, though, a simple solution is the best choice. Mini whiteboards for the classroom are one of the easiest ways to make learning more interesting and beneficial for students. Handing […]

Get Behind Our Mo Bros For Movember!

Here at Whiteboards and Pinboards, we’re getting behind the effort to reduce the number of men who prematurely die each year from suicide, prostate cancer and testicular cancer. This month, the lads around the office are putting the razor down and donning their most impressive (or filthiest) moustaches for Movember. On average, men die 6 […]

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How To Improve The Acoustics Of Your Workplace

It’s no secret that workplace acoustics is one of the most significant factors in employee satisfaction. Loud offices can hinder productivity, increase absenteeism and staff turnover, and make for a less enjoyable place to work. One of the most common employee complaints is about excessive noise, and it has the power to turn a productive […]

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How To Improve The Acoustics Of Your Classroom

A whirling chorus of keyboard tapping and computer fans intensifies as students hurriedly complete their assignments due later in the afternoon. Those already finished talk and laugh among themselves in small groups, while the teacher raises her voice to tell off two rowdy boys wrestling in the corner. A slightly off-key version of Greensleeves bellows […]

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How To Transform Your Room With Peel ‘n’ Stick Tiles

From education to retail to hospitality, achieving the right level of acoustics is essential in minimising distractions, reducing health risks and increasing learning and productivity. The key to lowering noise levels in busy rooms is reducing the sound that reflects off walls and other objects, also known as echo or reverberation. Installing sound-absorbing material onto […]

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What Is A Self-Healing Pinboard?

The term ‘self-healing’ may conjure images of barefooted yogis holding hands in a seated circle around a salt lamp, but in the realm of pinboards it is one of the most sought-after qualities. Made from a combination of rubber, linseed oil and compressed fibres, Krommenie pinboards are the ultimate surface for strength, durability, and of […]