Why office furniture is more important than ever in 2022
When deciding on a layout for an office, everything you do influences your workforce. From the feel of the carpets to the ergonomics of the chairs and the height of the desks – every piece of furniture influences both collective and individual morale.
As more businesses return to the office throughout the UK, having the right furniture has gained new levels of importance. That’s why we’re highlighting our top four reasons why an investment in office furniture is so important in 2022.
It brings comfort to your workplace
Sitting at a desk for up to eight hours daily takes a toll on mental and physical wellbeing. Stocking comfy, ergonomic furniture will contribute to the morale of your employees, by providing back, arm and foot support – this mitigates the distraction of discomfort, allowing your workforce to work in collective peace.
It aids organisation
A cluttered and disorganised workplace could lead to a decline in productivity as employees won’t know the location of important data or items. An investment in both sizable and efficient storage solutions allows your business to stay organised, maintain the workflow of your business and even meet GDPR requirements through the storage of sensitive documents and data safely, securely and in the right order.
It’s a catalyst for productivity
Your choice of furniture can both brighten up or make the office make it feel dull and empty. Investing in both eye-catching and practical furnishings will make employees feel valued and appreciated. Most importantly, team members work together and feel like equal parts of the team with the right seating and benching systems. Having this in place facilitates communication and harmony, leading to both higher productivity and far less procrastination.
It elevates your image
With returns to the office at the highest since the COVID-19 pandemic began, it’s essential to have an office space with furniture that showcases a modern look, the personality and skills of your business. Should visitors observe a sleek, modern and tech-savvy workspace, your business will be viewed as one that takes care of their own and others. On the other hand, should your office furniture be non-functional or dull, morale will be lower and distrust could even develop in your business.