health and posture

Choosing the Best Office Chair for Working at Home

The recent changes to the way we work because of the COVID-19 pandemic left many of us looking for new home office furniture to ensure we are comfortable and equipped to do our jobs remotely. Buying our own office furniture is new to most of us, which can make choosing the best office chair, desk,

How to Feng Shui Your Desk

The Chinese words “feng” and “shui” translate to mean “wind” and “fire”. The concept derived from an ancient poem based on the deep connection between human life and the surrounding environment. The philosophy of feng shui can help you create an inspiring and conductive home office, and we can help you achieve this. In this

7 Benefits of Using a Standing Desk at Work

Many of us in the UK spend up to 40 hours a week in the office or working from home, and most of this time is spent sitting down. Sitting too much can be seriously bad for your health, increasing the risk of diabetes and heart disease. Additionally, sitting all the time can lead to

Good Posture: How to Sit Correctly at Your Desk

Many of us work up to 40 hours a week or more sitting at a computer desk, and if you’re not careful, it can have a lot of strain on your body. Maintaining a good desk sitting posture is important for your health and comfort throughout the working week. If you want to make it to the weekend

How a few simple changes to your office can help boost productivity

It seems that modern day companies are battling against one another to create the best office interior for both their brand and employees. As modern day trends advance, the minimalist office design which most of us are familiar with is becoming a thing of the past. Companies across the UK are creating more vibrant workspaces

How to improve your posture at the office

It’s reported that the majority of UK office workers spend between four and nine hours a day sat behind a desk. Any office based jobs come with a variety of advantages over jobs which require you to work outdoors, for example, being protected from the unpredictable UK weather conditions. Although there are a host of

What is Ergonomics in the Workplace?

If you work in an office environment, it’s likely that you’ve heard the term ‘ergonomics’ – but what exactly does it mean? In a nutshell, ergonomics in the workplace refers to the study of the relationship between employees and their working environments. It looks how workers can be more efficient and productive when it comes

What is sick building syndrome and how do you deal with it?

You’ve probably heard of a host of work-related health conditions, from musculoskeletal disorders to noise-induced hearing loss. But have you ever come across the term ‘sick building syndrome’? The fact is, if you work in an office, there’s a chance that you or your colleagues have experienced this phenomenon – perhaps without even realising it.

3 HR issues that can be tackled with effective office design

The environments people work in can have a significant impact on their morale, productivity and even health, all of which can affect the overall success of a business. With that in mind, employers stand to benefit from paying close attention to how the workplace is designed, including everything from the layout of the desks to

The importance of a thorough office deep clean

When you’re running a business, office cleanliness might not seem like a major priority. However, neglecting this aspect of workspace management could harm your company and your employees. Keep reading to find out why it makes sense to give your working environment a thorough deep clean. Reducing the sickness risk Offices can be surprisingly unhygienic