Serious business = serious office, right? Wrong, and here’s why…

How creative office spaces can help improve workplace productivity and wellbeing. Step inside Currencycloud’s Spitalfields-based office in the heart of London’s East End and you’ll be welcomed by a workforce of dynamic, switched-on and motivated individuals.

Not-for-Profit: Why investing in an office re-fit is beneficial for championing your cause

With the iconic Movember charity drive month coming to a close, we’re talking not-for-profit office redesign. It’s a common misconception that charitable giving should equate to frugality when it comes to company overheads. And ok, we get it…when you hand over your

Office Space Planning: The Core Ingredients of a Well Planned Workspace

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We’ve come a long way since cubicle farms. Nine out of ten office fit out companies in London agree: the hip new modern office trend is being able to push your chair out from your desk without causing a domino collapse of interns. If you’re struggling for space, we…

Being at One with Nature with Biophilic Design

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When you’re researching ideas for commercial interior design in London, you’re probably going to come across the term “biophilic design”. It sounds like a fancy, tree-hugging trend that will die out as quickly as table football in the breakout space, right? After all,…

Hacking into the Brain using Colour Theory

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Colour theory can be a little like street magic. A suggestion of warm tones here, a lick of paint there, and visitors to your new workspace are giving you their business without a second thought. Even better, with just a little knowledge of the effects of colour on…

Navigate your Way Around the Liquidated Damages Minefield

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If you’re completing an office fit out you need to know about delays and understand liquidated damages. Especially if you don’t want to lose all your hair in the process of creating your office utopia. Here’s why… even a fit out with the best teams (like us) working…

Guide to Smashing an Office Refurbishment out the Park

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Going on the journey of an office refurbishment can be intimidating. There’s an awful lot to consider along the way. There’s even stuff to consider that you didn’t even know needed considering. It’s enough to put you right off the whole endeavour. What are you meant…

How Much Will An Office Refurbishment Cost?

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“How much will this cost?” is probably the most common question we’re asked, right below, “you can really get all this for our budget? Even the ball pit?” Call us modest (most don’t), but we reckon we’re pretty good at nailing office interiors in London within a fixed…

The Big Reveal with Octopus Group

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If there’s one thing that gets us out of bed in the morning, it’s the thought of a Big Reveal. The moment we hand over a recently completed office interiors project back to our client. We call it the Champagne moment. There are always weeks, if not months, of hard…

How do you Design an Office Everyone Loves?

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It’s surprising how often our clients ask this question. I mean, if you’re going to invest tens, if not hundreds, of thousands in your office design and refurbishment, it’s worthwhile taking your time to get it right. Right? Can you imagine moving into your shiny new…