Save Time and Money with an Innovative Turnkey Solution

Save Time and Money with an Innovative Turnkey Solution

Selecting the right furnishings for your learning community can be an overwhelming task. School Specialty's Projects by Design is a comprehensive, turnkey solution to equip new and renovated spaces for your entire learning community — at no extra cost to you. Projects by Design helps to remove your stress and ensures that you are planning flexible environments that enable students to learn 21st century skills.

Since 1993, Projects by Design has designed and managed more than 6,000 turnkey school building projects — both nationally and internationally. Let our experts assist with planning and creating your space. We provide full service support throughout the entire multi-step process — and after.

More than 20 years of experience makes us specialists in furnishing all areas of your school, including:

  • Administrative Offices
  • Athletic Areas & Gymnasiums
  • Audio/Visual & Technology Areas
  • Auditoriums & Lecture Halls
  • Cafeterias & Food Courts
  • Career & Technical Labs
  • Collaborative Classrooms
  • Common Areas & Hallways
  • Computer Technology Labs
  • Early Education & Child Care
  • Fine Art Labs
  • Lecture Halls
  • Libraries & Media Centers
  • Makerspaces
  • Multi-purpose Rooms
  • Music & Choral Rooms
  • Outdoor Spaces & Playgrounds
  • Performing Arts Centers & Stages
  • Reception & Lounge Areas
  • Science, STEM & STEAM Labs
  • Spaces for Special Learners
  • Storage & Locker Areas

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The Projects by Design Process

We can help from ideation to installation — and beyond.

  • Needs Assessment & Layout Services
  • Budget Analysis
  • Contract Procurement & Bid Documentation
  • Bid Analysis
  • Project Management & Local Account Representation

Keeping You Connected

With our 24/7 Project Connection online resources, you get anytime-anywhere access to layouts as well as updates on budgets, deliveries, installation and punch lists — so you're always in the loop.

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To learn more about our Projects by Design cost-saving, turnkey solution, please call 800-305-0174, option 2, or email You can also fill out the online form to tell us about your project.