Category: Office space planning

Breaking down barriers…

When embarking on a recent office refurbishment, we worked very closely with the client on the layout of the office and equally as important, the furniture solution; specifying desk shapes, seating and layouts that would not only promote communication between…

Don’t let your workspace hinder your growth…

As such, undertaking office space planning on a regular basis should be a priority. Well planned offices not only look impressive, they increase efficiency and create a pleasing and functional environment, a place where people actually want to work…
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Are you easily distracted at work?

A view from a window seems to divide opinion – for some their perceived benefits of getting a glimpse of the outside world, although this may be more beneficial if that view is of rolling countryside rather than the back…

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Did you elect your work colleagues?

At Whitespace we always insist that it’s the people that are the important factor in any office environment and it is the infrastructure that is there to compliment the staff and not the other way round. We not only talk…

Did you have a nice weekend? What did you get up to?

Whilst ultimately it’s people that cause the majority of these interruptions, the physical workspace has a big role in creating the right atmosphere; just because some people are having a little ‘downtime’, others may urgently need to hold a quick…

Can you fit a square peg in a round hole?

We believe, anything is possible and are able to offer solutions that meet your business needs and make the most of the space available. With access to the UK’s leading manufacturers of office furniture coupled with our expert interior design…

Time for a nap?

Just take a minute to look around your workspace; do you have room to move around freely, do a little deskercise perhaps? A bit of exercise (even a few stretches) are said to increase energy levels and boost our mood!…

Go green on St Patrick’s Day…

Get everyone involved, communicate with staff to let them know what you are looking to achieve.
Turn all computer equipment and other electrical appliances off when not in use for long periods, if they’re on they’re using energy!
Change to energy saving…

Coping with an Upstairs, Downstairs office.

These days in the business world there are decisions to be taken. When you introduce clients and prospects to the business environment is it necessary or desirable for them to see the inner workings of the office and/or see staff…

Struggling to find a quiet space in your open office?

So, what’s the solution? Do away with the open plan environment and give everyone their own office? We think not, for one, you probably wouldn’t have the space!
Creating a quiet area in your office isn’t about ensuring everyone can shut…