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Psychology of Colour in the Workplace

Posted on 28th February 2017 by CPS Interiors

Many people will have a favourite colour but few will realise the subconscious effects colours can have. There is a wealth of research in psychological fields into the effect colour can have on factors such as mood and productivity. Although findings can be somewhat specific to an individual or those from the same culture, some universal similarities have emerged. This article shall look at these psychological associations with different colours and how they can be used to encourage positive effects in the workplace. Green Green is calming colour with positive connotations of nature and being outdoors. This has been supported by…

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Office Design Trends 2017

Posted on 30th January 2017 by CPS Interiors

Gone are the days where offices are designed with little else in mind aside from ensuring the bare bone functions of the business can be achieved – nowadays, offices are designed dynamically and with intuitive creativity. From the likes of Google and Facebook to Lego and Red Bull, big businesses across the globe are looking to make their office spaces vibrant and exciting places. This month, therefore, we’ll be looking at the top office design trends for 2017 so you too can jump on the bandwagon! Adaptable Layouts and Furniture Adaptability is the name of the game in the business world…

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The How-To Guide on Office Relocation

Posted on 21st December 2016 by CPS Interiors

The location of your office has the potential to make or break it as a business; if you’re current business is underperforming, your location could be the issue. With the new year fast approaching, there’s no time like the present to begin considering an office relocation to reinvigorate your business. However, choosing the location alone isn’t all you’ll have to think about when moving office. Consequently, here we’re going to address the key things to consider when relocating your office so you can make the best decisions possible. Choosing a Location Of course, firstly you’ll have to find the ideal location…

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The Pros and Cons of Partitioning

Posted on 29th November 2016 by CPS Interiors

  One of the main decisions you’ll have to make when renovating your office is whether or not you will make use of partitions. Partitioning has a range of benefits but also a number of drawbacks, and so here we’ll be discussing both the pros and cons of partitioning. Pros of Partitioning Increased Creativity: Creativity often increases whenever people feel free to experiment. The prying eyes of curious colleagues can prove a detriment to creative thinking and as such partitions can improve the quality of ideas generated. More Privacy: While working in an open plan office is often a great way to…

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Why Choose a Suspended Ceiling?

Posted on 28th October 2016 by CPS Interiors

A suspended ceiling can completely transform the atmosphere in your office or business, creating a vibe that is both sophisticated and professional all at once. But what exactly is a suspended ceiling? And why exactly would your office stand to benefit from having one installed? In this month’s article, we’ll be answering just that. What Are Suspended Ceilings? Suspended ceilings are also known as dropped ceilings, and are easily summarised as an additional ceiling installed below the actual one. They are created by installing a grid of metal tracks, suspended by wires, throughout the proposed area which then have tiles fitted…

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Best Colours for Your Office Space

Posted on 30th September 2016 by CPS Interiors

  If you’re looking to instil a fresh colour palette in your office space this autumn, the sheer amount of colours out there can seem a little daunting to most. However, here at CPS Interiors we know a thing or two about choosing colours to restore the vigour of office environments. In this month’s article, we’ll be looking at a variety of colour styles that you could opt for during your office redecorating and the moods they instil. Primarily, the best colour for your office will depend on the type of work you have to do. Colours stimulate us in different…

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How to Customise Your Desk

Posted on 25th August 2016 by CPS Interiors

  As the place at which you’ll spend the most amount of your time at work, your desk needs to be personalised and welcoming: a pleasant space. In this month’s article, we’ll be giving a brief overview of how you can customise your desk to make it your own. Bring Some Life to Your Desk Not only do plants improve the air quality of the room they’re in, they also brighten up the place. You’ll want to opt for a plant that doesn’t require watering every single day – at the weekend you won’t be able to water it, so it needs to be…

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Checklist for Redesigning your Office

Posted on 10th July 2016 by CPS Interiors

The summer months provide the perfect opportunity to redesign your office in order to bring the very latest trends and fashions into the fold, keeping your office vibrant and stylish. In this month’s article we’ll be laying out a checklist we think you need to follow to go about successfully redesigning your office. Painting and colour matching When you go about choosing the colours you want your office to be, keep in mind that you’re not just painting the walls to make them a bit appealing, you’re also selling your office to visitors and building morale among your employees. The decor…

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Productivity Hacks for your Office Design

Posted on 3rd June 2016 by CPS Interiors

Soon enough the summer heat will be kicking it up a gear and keeping or increasing productivity in your office is going to get just a tad more difficult. When it comes to boosting productivity it’s needless to say that virtually anything is on the table and changing up your office design is one of the best ways to do this. That’s why we’ve come up with the best of the best when it comes to productivity hacks you can implement in your office to encourage an awesome work environment this summer. Energetic Decoration Nothing will kill productivity off faster than…

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How to Keep your Office Cool this Summer

Posted on 15th May 2016 by CPS Interiors

It goes almost without saying that how well you and your colleagues work is entirely dependent on the environment you find yourselves in. In the summer months ahead, the main thing to contend with will be the stuffy greenhouse your office has the potential to become. Below are a few things for you to think about and some tips for your interior design to make sure the heat is kept at bay and productivity remains high. Proper Air Conditioning If you go in for air conditioning there are a few things you need to know about to make sure you’re not…

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