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Zac Latham

About Zac Latham

Zac Latham is co-owner of Xtreme Shopfitting and Joinery and has been a shopfitter for more than 30 years. He has a vast array of knowledge and experience in manufacturing fitouts that increase customers and revenue.

The 6 stages of the Fitout Design and Approvals Process

The 6 stages of the Fitout Design and Approvals Process

Planning a fitout might seem like a huge undertaking, and it is, particularly if this is your first time. There are several things that go into the fitout design and approvals process and if you are not sure of what to do, it could seem like a very chaotic maze, which is why I’m here to guide you ...
Create your own interior fit out design

Create your own interior fit out design

Starting up a business is expensive. Let’s face it, it is often a gamble or an investment that you hope pays off. One might think of it as simple as renting a premise, ordering stock and hiring staff, but there is so much more involved with opening a business. What about the interior fit out? Here...
How to design a good shop front

How to design a good shop front

While it’s very exciting to be opening up a new business, one of the most important elements is often overlooked and not given the proper time and dedication it deserves in the planning process. I am, of course, talking about the shop front. As a professional shopfitter, time and time again, I hav...
How to Design Your Restaurant?

How to Design Your Restaurant?

If you decide to open a restaurant, there are plenty of things you have to do before you start to receive customers. You will need approvals, a good kitchen and even better cooks, professional waiters, and a good wine list; and somewhere in there you will also need to create an attractive restaurant...

How to Design Your Own Shop Fit Out

As a shop fitter myself, I must say that clients who come in with a detailed design of their shop fitout make our job easier, and the transaction itself smoother. Having a clear idea on what our clients want can make cost estimates more grounded. Below are steps on how to design your own shop fit ou...