Pictured: Dale Office Interiors completed a successful fit out at Gordons LLP, adding colour, light and comfort to the workspace. You may be unsure whether your office would really benefit from a fresh interior, but here are a few pointers worth considering:
Enhances employee satisfaction
The way your staff feel has a huge impact on their work and on the business, so making the environment in which they work attractive and comfortable can pay dividends.
Helps increase productivity
Happy and comfortable employees are more productive at work, as numerous studies have shown, which means increased profits for the business.
Gives your workspace a modern and dynamic look
A bright, clean office will have a positive impact on both current and potential clients and talent. First impressions count for a lot in business so it’s well worth investing.
Reviewing your overall workspace layout and planning how best to use the available space is key to a successful fit out. Remember that partitions can be usedto better define areas or to give extra privacy where needed.
Allows for advances in technology
Making even small improvements to technology in the workplace, such as investing in faster wifi or in a couple of communal tablet devices can boost staff motivation and improve efficiency and productivity as a result.
Reinforces brand image
Does your office sufficiently reflect your brand and company principles? It should. A refreshed interior incorporating the right colours can leave a lasting impact on staff and clients alike.
Alongside the clear aesthetic benefits, a fit out can help the environment too. It provides an excellent opportunity to reduce energy consumption within the company and install energy efficient fixtures, fittings and equipment.
As a company becomes more successful it often needs to recruit staff to manage the growing workload. Typically, the addition of extra bodies leads bosses to feel that they’ve outgrown their current office space and make an instant decision to relocate—despite this not always being necessary.