Unearthing the benefits of biophilic design

biophilic design

Human beings are innately connected to nature – it’s a relationship that dates back to the start of evolution itself when an affinity with the natural environment was a matter of life and death. Despite this deeply rooted affinity, modern technology has taken us further away from Mother Earth, with buildings designed to shelter and […]

What is Sustainable Construction & Why is it so Important?

There’s a growing awareness of the damage being inflicted on earth and its finite resources by human activity. Today, more people than ever understand that if we don’t work together to come up with sustainable alternatives, we run the risk of causing irreparable damage to the planet that future generations must then live with. To […]

10 Sustainable Choices for Your Workspace

Did you know that the typical small-to-medium enterprise (SME) in the UK is responsible for generating an average of 15 tonnes of CO2 equivalent (tCO2e) every year? We all try to make more sustainable choices in our personal lives, but it’s also important to reassess the places we go to work every day. If you’re […]

How to Choose the Right Space for Your Business

Choosing the right office space is a business critical decision. Not only does your office set the tone for how your employees approach their work, it can also be a determining factor when it comes to attracting and retaining the best talent. If you’re currently hunting for new office space, here’s how you can feel […]

How can the design and build process help in getting the flow of your new office just right?

As the design of workspaces evolves to accommodate changing needs and technological advancements, its’ essential that office spaces are functional, efficient, and visually appealing. What’s more, commercial spaces also needs to flow so that building users are able to work as intuitively, efficiently and productively as possible while in the office. What should be considered […]

Creating a Comfortable and Inviting Reception Area for Your Clients: Best Practices

When clients enter your office, the reception area is likely the first space they will encounter, meaning it sets the tone for their entire experience. Creating a comfortable and inviting reception is key to making a positive first impression and ensuring your clients feel welcomed and at ease. To help ensure that your reception welcomes […]

How Colour Psychology Affects Office Design: A Guide to Picking the Right Colour Scheme

Office design plays a significant role in employee productivity, happiness, and job satisfaction. An excellent office design involves more than just furniture and space planning; it also involves choosing the right colour scheme. Choosing the right colours can increase productivity, create a welcoming environment, and boost employee morale. Keep reading to understand the significance of […]

How to Bring Privacy into An Open Plan Office

The common trend in today’s workplace is to make everything open plan. This trend is making it easier for teams to work together, fosters collaboration, and can make the office a more comfortable place to live and work. However, this new trend isn’t the best for giving people some sense of privacy when they come […]

6 steps to creating a workspace that works for all

As employers, we all want our staff to come to the office and feel as productive as possible – after all, when our employees feel motivated and comfortable, they can produce much better work. Designing your office/workspace to boost this productivity is important, but it’s impossible to take a one-size-fits-all approach, as each of your […]