An efficient office storage and filing system is key
An essential element in any design solution are the office storage, filing and also resource areas. These areas are often given little thought, however they play a key role in the overall performance of the workplace.
We can provide clever storage and filing systems as part of the office design. There are solutions that can greatly increase storage density and also give real cost savings. This could be by reducing floor space or alternatively, improving document retrieval times. We can offer a variety of solutions and can also advise on which is the best for your needs.
RESOURCE AREA IDEAS
Resource areas house various office machines and facilities including waste, recycling, printing and copying. Designing resource areas is not easy because they need to be close to the team but they also out of the way. A common issue is too much noise from printers and also other devices. We also have a number of ideas to resolve these issues.
PROs AND CONs OF OFFICE STORAGE AND RESOURCE AREAS
- Reduce floor space
- Encourages recycling
- Helps improve efficiency
- Can be noisy and distracting
- Could be eliminated if you go paperless
FURNITURE FOR OFFICE STORAGE AND RESOURCE AREAS
STORAGE SYSTEMS FOR OPEN PLAN OFFICES
There are many office storage solutions available that can save space and also look good. A common solution is floor to ceiling storage wall which makes use of all the height available. Free-standing cupboards are still the most cost effective options. Cupboards can be ordered double-door, roller shutter and tambour door. Personal storage is often included in office designs because agile working usually needs personal lockers or a similar solution to work.
HIGH DENSITY STORAGE SOLUTIONS
How can you save space in the office? One option is to invest in a high density storage system. However there are many options and therefore it is not always easy to know which is the best option. Mobile storage systems can save a huge amount of space because they reduce dead space.
FURNITURE FOR RESOURCE AREAS AND RECYCLING
Recycling points are important to include in the office. However there are quite a few options available as standard now. Other items to be thought about include coat storage, bins, storage of paper and stationary. One very good solution is Innerspace by Bisley because it looks very good but still gives huge space savings.