17th February 2016

What you need to consider during an office refurb

As businesses in the UK expand, many offices across the country are experiencing the benefits of a favorable office refurbishment. Whether your office has aged over time in terms of practicality or simply looks a little tired, investing in an office revamp […]
10th February 2016
Workspace Design and Build

Workspace growth continues in Leeds

Workspace will refurbish Yorkshire House in Leeds after securing a contract worth more than £2 million. The Manchester business, which almost doubled its headcount in the past two months, will fit-out the building on Greek Street over a 30-week period. The 83,000 […]
9th February 2016

How to maximise the productivity of a workspace

Every business should continually try to improve its productivity and get the most impact out of its staff and office space for both the long- and short-term. Recent problems in the UK and global economy have made productivity an increasingly-important issue for […]
2nd February 2016
Mancunian devolution affect the regional office market

How will Mancunian devolution affect the regional office market?

In 2014, the government and the leaders of Greater Manchester’s 10 councils agreed to a devolution deal, which determined that budget decisions worth at least £2 billion would be made by local leaders rather than those in Westminster. Shortly afterwards, the £6 […]
2nd February 2016
Workspace Design and Build

Workspace appoints Peter Graves as director in Manchester

Workspace Design and Build Ltd has appointed Peter Graves as contracts director in Manchester. The 27-year-old will oversee contracts across a number of clients, as the firm continues its growth and increases its hold on the fit out market. Peter, from Salford, […]
26th January 2016
Open plan versus closed-space offices

Open plan versus closed-space offices – the pros and cons

Open-plan offices have firmly established themselves as an enduring design and layout, but many businesses are converting to closed-space offices or combining the best of both worlds. Each particular layout has its own benefits and drawbacks, and some layouts and combinations work […]