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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 ...
What NOT to do when planning a commercial fit out

What NOT to do when planning a commercial fit out

What NOT to do when planning a commercial fit out If you’re a business owner, then no doubt you’re aware that commercial fit outs can play a huge role in the productivity of your staff. As such, when planning your commercial fit out, you need to understand its importance and give it the time...
8 things you need to know about planning a fitout, from an expert

8 things you need to know about planning a fitout, from an expert

As a new business owner, you must pay attention to your fitout, especially if customers or clients visit your business premises. A good fitout can give the impression that you are a reputable company and help them decided whether to deal with you or not. That being said, I’ve seen many business ow...
7 cardinal sins to steer clear of when planning a shop fitout

7 cardinal sins to steer clear of when planning a shop fitout

If you’re planning a shop fitout, be aware – a poor fitout can cost you in more ways than one. You’re the one that will be paying for the design and creation of the fitout, so in order to get the best returns on your investment you’ll want to make sure it is of high-quality. Also, poor shop ...

Choosing the Right Shop Fittings for your Business is Crucial

I was browsing through sample shop fittings in Sydney the other day and I couldn’t help but see how crucial it is for shop owners to find the right fittings for their shop. In fact, I always stress on spending ample time on the planning before any work is started on any of our projects, especially...

Shopfitting 101: Everything You Need to Know to Start Planning

A poorly planned out shopfitting is the perfect recipe for business failure. This is why I always encourage my clients to have a clear plan of their fit-out needs before any of the work is done. I strongly encourage them to seek out experts in the field (interior designers, either chosen by them, or...