5 Questions and answers on how to get the best out of your office space
1 RECEPTION AREA
Reception the first impression visitors get of your company
Ask yourself whether it really reflects who you are and if it embodies your brand values?
An impressive well designed reception desk, lighting, graphics and soft furnishings all create a welcoming and memorable statement of your company
2 CLUTTER AND STORAGE
We’ve all been in offices which are full of clutter, files on the floor, archive boxes stacked high exposed cables. Do you want visitors thinking that clutter in your workplace means clutter in your work?
Investing in attractive, functional storage and cable management will it present a more professional image, it will encourage your workforce to be more organised
3 INFORMAL AND TRADITIONAL MEETING ROOMS & ARE YOURS FIT FOR PURPOSE?
Office design and function is constantly evolving, the need for informal meeting areas as well as standard partitioned meeting space is crucial. More formal meeting rooms need to be comfortable, have flexible lighting to accommodate presentations and film. Seamless full height glazed partitions for natural light if positioned away from external windows. Credenzas for the essentials, tea, coffee and of course the latest tech for presentations
Ensuring you have a combination of informal and traditional meeting areas. Informal meeting spaces can be formed with screens, high backed seating and dropped pendant lighting. Full height seamless glass partitions are attractive, functional and have a distinct modern design and feel. They send a message that your company is focused on the future. Even though these messages are communicated on a subconscious level, clear and open to see whom you are meeting, no intimidating closed doors
4 PRESENTATION / TECH HAVE YOU THE RIGHT TOOLS AND PRESENTATION FACILITIES YOU NEED TO ENSURE PRODUCTIVE MEETINGS?
Conferencing and presentation tools, appropriate and functional technology is expected in today’s workplace. Anything less and you’re making a statement of the wrong kind. Investing in state of the art hardware to sell your product or services is crucial in today’s fast moving marketplace, don’t get left on the starting block
5 FANCY A CUPPA
It sounds simple but one of the most requested improvements requested by office workers are better facilities Ask yourself whether yours are adequate. If you’re current layout gives too much space to an out-dated kitchen no one uses or you have an old kettle that takes an age to boil
Install and well planned modern kitchen facility with instant hot and chilled water on tap, ensure your breakout area is well lit, ventilated with a combination of tables, chairs and lower level comfortable seating
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THE OLD PACKET HOUSE BY SELECT INTERIORS (CHESHIRE) LT, MANCHESTER
Scaffold to canal side and beer garden elevations
Week 2, stripping of wallpaper, 1st fix electrical & installation of solid wide board Oak flooring
BEFORE AND AFTER IMAGES BY SELECT INTERIORS OFFICE DESIGN AND FIT OUT MANCHESTER
RAPPORT COMMERCIAL FITOUT BY SELECT INTERIORS MANCHESTER
Before and after images, Shell fit out at The Hive for Rapport by Select Interiors Manchester, designed by Spacemen Design, Architect Steve
COLAS RAIL COMMERCIAL FITOUT BY SELECT INTERIORS MANCHESTER
Shell fit out 10th floor City Tower for Colas Rail & Bruntwood Properties
TIME RECRUITMENT COMMERCIAL OFFICE DESIGN AND FITOUT BY SELECT INTERIORS MANCHESTER
Conversion of disused basement junk area to swish offices with controlled environment, daylight luminaires, glazed meeting room, and kitchen. The ground floor was given a facelift with new reception and desks, screens, power, data & colour scheme
TANGS RESTAURANT DESIGN AND FITOUT BY SELECT INTERIORS MANCHESTER
Before and after design by Select Interiors Manchester for Tangs in Cheadle
THE KITCHENS IN SPINNINGFEILDS BAR AND RESTAURANT DESIGN AND FIT OUT BY SELECT INTERIORS
Shell fit out for six restaurants in Spinningfeilds for Allied London Estates
UPFITNESS GYM COMMERCIAL FITOUT AND DESIGN BY SELECT INTERIORS
Before and After images of Upfitness Gym international operator, converted from formed Granada television medical centre
CAFFEINE & CO OUTLETS BY SELECT INTERIORS MANCHESTER
Select Interiors Ltd have just completed a new outlet in Clarence Dock Leeds, a previously overlooked corner of the city which is being rejuvenated by London based developers Allied London Estates.
We at Select Interiors judge the success of the buildings and places we design by the way people use and enjoy them – the clients who commission them, the people who inhabit them. Good design is about helping clients meet their needs and objectives. It is also about the way people feel when they experience it, a sense of meaning, connection and belonging
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Some of the projects above will be the subject of further blogs, the majority of the works above are repeat business, which would indicate we are doing something right.
The team at Select Interiors would like to thank all the clients above for their valued enquiries and business and would like to thank you for taking the time to read our blog
Signed the Select Team