would like to learn more information about the use of colour in a workplace, perhaps
you would be interested in reading our blog titled “ Are Colours In Your Office Affecting
2. Lower Stress Levels In The
It's no secret that stress can negatively impact the productivity of a workplace, so when
modifying your office layout and design, consider using the space planning opportunity
to reduce the stress if your employee's day-to-day lives.
important to recognise that office refurbishment or office relocation can be a very
stressful time for a business, so reduce the stress and keep things easy to manage with
a managed office solution. If you would like to relocate your business, our team will
work with independent local commercial estate agents to negotiate the best rental fees
for the premises. We understand that trying to find the best deal possible can be a
stressful experience, so relax and enjoy peace of mind whilst our experienced team of
office interiors professionals handles the negotiations.
However, if you'd like
to keep stress levels low after a refurbishment, it might be worthwhile considering an
office maintenance service. In addition to being costly, it can be very stressful and to
keep your office in a good condition, however with Active's Fix It service, we'll keep
your office well maintained without you needing to pay a call out premium. Our service
includes numerous things such as regular workplace maintenance checks, desk and chair
adjustments, door repairs, painting and decoration works, minor plumbing works, and much
more; helping to keep the office running smoothly and helping to keep stress levels low.
3. Improve Technology In Your Office
In our 21st
century society, technology is frequently improving so it's important that you business
does not get left behind. So why not implement a 'bring your own device policy'?
This policy not only allows employees to work on a device they feel most
comfortable with (such as Windows, Apple, or Linux), but it also provides them with the
ability to choose accessories and peripherals that are tailored to their needs and
requirements. We go into more detail regarding different keyboard options on our blog
titled, “ The
Importance Of Integrated Technology ".
4. Reduce The Impact Of Noise
Did you know that after somebody is distracted it can takeup to 20 minutes for a
person to regain full
concentration on a complex task? This means that reducing the amount of
distractions such as loud noises is a very important step in boosting workplace
If you are refurbishing the entire office environment with an
office fit out service, you might want to consider offering your employees a choice of
working environments best suited to particular tasks, such as quiet zones which are
fully equipped with acoustic panels and other noise reduction products in order to help
them concentrate on the tasks they are working on.
5. Open Plan Or Closed Spaces?
Whilst open plan office environments are very popular for office design
and space planning, it is very important to remember that there is no one size fits all
approach to office design. Every office needs to be tailor made to fit the unique needs
and demands of both the industry and the employees who are working in the office
environment. As such, whilst it can be helpful to look at other offices for inspiration
with regards to your office design, it is very important that you choose a business that
meets your own needs.
So whilst open plan is very popular, if you feel that your
employees would be better suited by private office spaces in which they can relax and
concentrate, then perhaps this would be more advantageous for your business.
Get In Touch With The Active Team Today To Make An Enquiry
The Active team have over 15 years of experience working in the officeinteriors industry,
so if you are interested in office refurbishment in Reading, or if you would like to
get the most out of your office design through a professional space planning service,
please do not hesitate to get in touch with a member of staff.
The Active team are available to answer any questions regarding our officeinteriors
services you may have. You can speak to us by calling 0845 130 9066.
Additionally, you can also contact our team online. If you would like to reach out to us
using the internet, you can do so by:
- Filling out our contact form.
- Using the chat feature in the bottom right of your screen.
- Or by following us on Twitter @activefmcouk or on Facebook @ActiveFMLtd.