office design

How to Update your Home Office for Summer

With summer quickly approaching, now is the time to consider updating elements of your home office space to prepare for the new season. In this guide, we’ll offer some ways you can enhance the décor in your home office to embody the delightful feeling of summer, as well as tips for how to prepare your

6 Ways to Update Your Office Space on a Budget

We spend a lot of time in our offices. So, it makes sense that these spaces should provide the comfortable and inspiring surroundings needed to work to our best. As they see so much use, offices can quickly become tired and in need of a spruce up. Doing a complete makeover isn’t within every budget,

Reimagining Office Life After COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic turned working life upside down, with many of us having to adapt quickly to the new work-from-home experiment. Organisations rose to the occasion, providing employees with everything they needed to successfully work remotely. As we move towards the ‘new normal’, employees are beginning to return to the office, but office life is

Working from Home: How to Choose the Perfect Office Chair

Home working is becoming an ever more popular alternative to heading into the office; it is something over half of all workers experienced during the recent pandemic. Many businesses have woken up to the benefits of working from home, and it seems that for many it is here to stay.  If you’re likely to be working from home in the long-term, you’ll need to start

The Essential Office Chair Buying Guide

When it comes to choosing office chairs for your workplace, you’ll want to make sure you’re picking out the best furnishings possible for the health, productivity and wellbeing of employees.   In the typical office environment, the majority of people are likely working at a desk. It’s crucial that they have access to a comfortable and supportive place to sit. For the lowdown on why office

A Guide to Kneeling Chairs: Pros, Cons and How to Use Them

The original kneeling chair was created in 1979 by Hans Christian Mengshoel. It was called the Balans chair and revolutionised the standard chairs found in most offices. Today, they’re characterised by the way they’re used – kneeling.   As employees look for inventive ways to minimise the strain of office life on their bodies, kneeling chairs are becoming more commonplace. But are they a reasonable solution to the

How to feng shui your home office

The Chinese practice of feng shui dates back thousands of years and involves finding a balance between the elements. This philosophy follows the belief that arranging your environment in a certain way can improve harmony and stimulate positive energy.   In Chinese, feng translates to “wind” and shui means “water”, both of which are associated

How many desks can you fit in an office?

Whether you’re moving your business to a new premises or you simply want to rearrange your current setup, you might be wondering how you can optimise the area and use it to its full potential – including how many desks you can fit into the space. Offices obviously vary significantly in terms of size, shape

How office layout affects productivity

It’s likely you and your staff spend a lot of time in the office, so it’s only right that the space is a positive place to work and socialise. But have you ever considered how the layout of your office might affect the productivity and work efforts of your employees? We’ve delved deeper into how

What is Modular Office Furniture?

The modern office is an ever-changing environment. Employees today are requesting increased flexibility in their tasks, from self-management to working partly from home with hours to suit their individual needs. Offices are taking on board these desires and are now beginning to reflect this in their workspaces. The ability to quickly and easily adapt to