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Ergonomic Benefits Of Armrests

15 Jul

The Ergonomic Benefits Of Armrests

Given the amount of time spent on chairs by the average office employee, it is surprising how armrests usually go unnoticed. They are not the most glamorous part of a chair but their importance should not be overlooked.  When asked, most office employees generally recognize the importance of armrests, when considering the long working hours

25 Jun

5 Space-Saving Home Office Renovation Ideas

As more companies are offering the option to work from home permanently, many find that it is time for a home office renovation. Having an organised space is essential for productivity, but many are not fortunate enough to have the extra space for an office and get creative with their play. These five space saving

4 Jun

Useful Office Storage Ideas and Tips

The idea of a workspace has changed drastically in the last couple of years with companies investing in designing the best-suited office layout for their employees. Office Managers who are into administrative roles have to manage various office furnishings and equipment so as to provide the best office design and layout for their company and

19 Apr

How To Create An Experience-centric Workstation In Your Office

In a perfect world, an office would comprise satisfied employees working cheerfully in a room filled with positivity. While this may not be the most realistic expectation, you sure can strive to reach similar employee satisfaction levels. If you notice unhappy faces and sense tension and frustration in your office, it is time for you

24 Mar

Pick of the Month: Direct Office Presents Top 5 Sit/Stand Desks For a Healthy Workspace

Keeping your team healthy doesn’t only bring happiness to your workplace but also efficiency. Therefore, a workstation designed to support your people’s body properly is crucial in modern office settings. Working for long hours without a comfortable workstation could actually develop the risk of undesired effects, like Repetitive Strain Injury and an overall increase in

23 Feb

A quick how-to guide to planning office space and furnishing

The concept of office design may vary according to people, based on the office styles they conceptualise. However, everyone agrees that the furniture layout plays a significant role in an office design’s success or failure, perhaps more than any other factor. Creating a good office space where productivity thrives is more like a company’s mirror-image

12 Feb

Refresh Your Office In 2021 With 5 Cool Layout Ideas

How would you like to create a new, refreshing office layout that can make a world of difference to your team? Doesn’t that sound cool? Well, according to our furniture experts at Direct Office, even a little change in your office layout can delight your team — if you do it the right way. Therefore,

29 Jan

Office Furniture Buyer’s Guide: What You Need To Know

Everyone likes walking into a clean, orderly and attractive office. Office furniture not only makes your office look appealing but also provides a comfortable environment for your occupants. Buying office furniture needs practical considerations that go beyond just aesthetics. Many aspects need to be considered, including comfort, style, safety, durability, and compatibility for employees and