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Episode 905, series 74 – The Return of The Sit Stand Dispute
04 June 2015It’s always been claimed that sitting at work for prolonged amounts of time can have negative effects on your health and impact your lifestyle in the coming years. However, this was more of idle talk than the stone cold facts that have now come to light. Some of these facts that the authors at ‘Public Health England’ have published may shock you a little. I must say they ...... Read more
Flux - Focus on the Quality
01 May 2015Since being formed in 2000, ‘Flux Furniture’ has provided many retailers with a bit of a headache and its latest venture is sure to increase the perplexity levels a tad. Yesterday, Online Reality listed two brand new products from ‘Flux’ – The Folding Bar (that’s summer sorted) and The Folding Counter which reinvigorated my passion for their Dutch furniture range....
Open Plan Reception Design
18 March 2015Reception areas always used to be the part of the office that was forgotten amongst the melee of office design and all that came with it. But, over the years, the reception area has clambered its way up the importance ladder when it comes to office fit-out and renovations. Why…??
Hot Desking - Is it for you?
13 February 2015“Hot Desking?” “What does that mean?” Simple… Hot Desking is an office organisation system which involves multiple workers using a single workstation during different periods of the day. In some such environments, each work station has its own computer and the employee logs into a cloud hosted desktop. In other cases, workers have laptops/notebooks that they bring to work...... Read more
Obtaining the Correct Education Furniture is Crucial
07 January 2015Education furniture is a vital part of the successful learning experience for students and teachers alike. Comfortable, functional and attractive furniture is fundamental if you want to obtain the highest levels of learning and teaching. Finding the perfect furniture can sometimes prove to be difficult.
The Office Chair Survey 2014 Infographic
18 November 2014We recently completed the 2014 edition of our Office Chair Survey – a comprehensive research document which looked into the quality of office chairs throughout the UK.
Office seating plans – who should sit where at work?
12 November 2014In passing this may seem like an almost irrelevant question; after all, employees and/or colleagues should be working hard no matter where they are sat in the office! But seating the wrong person in the wrong place, or around the wrong people, could cause tensions to fly or productivity to slip dramatically.
Why Folding Furniture doesn’t have to be boring
10 October 2014Folding furniture has historically been an ugly space saving solution with no real quality whatsoever. Yet, through technological and design advances within recent years, folding furniture has moved on with the times.
Lounge Chair Design – I Used to be a Washing Machine
06 August 2013We at Office Reality love ingenious design and forward thinking, so when we saw the “I Used to be a Washing Machine” project, we thought it was something worth sharing.
10,000 Houses Of Cards by Eames
18 October 2012Eames has always been a household name in the office furniture industry, with classic designs that have stood the test of time, particularly in office chairs. Charles and Ray Eames were a husband and wife team who were famous designers and designed iconic pieces for furniture manufacturers such as Herman Miller.