How to Design a Mindful Workplace

mindfulness in the workplace

Regularly doing things together, like pizza Fridays and after-work drinks in the pub, is nice and creates a good atmosphere, but it’s still the daily work environment that matters most. Both you and your employees spend a lot of time—so much time!—in the office.

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

Guide to Smashing an Office Refurbishment out the Park

Office refurbishment in London by CCWS

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?

Commercial reception area interior design by CCWS London

“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…

How Do You Keep the Show on the Road?

Office refurbishment in London by CCWS

An office refurbishment in London isn’t like an episode of Grand Designs; you can’t just move your employees into a caravan for Christmas and wait for Kevin McCloud to ask awkward questions about your budget. Sure, when your clients see the shiny new office you’ve…

Quick Guide to Working with Your Landlord

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Leasing commercial property isn’t the same as renting a flat. Anyone turning up to the office in pyjamas and pompom slippers can tell you that. But in some ways, it’s actually brilliant, right? You can get one of London office refurbishment…

How to Manage the Budget Without Breaking a Sweat 

office redesign

Budgets. They’re not sexy. But for your office redesign in London, you have to pay attention to them. This is as true for a lick of paint as it is for a project with more bells and whistles than a Morris Dance Troupe. It doesn’t have to be painful (or as annoying as…

WTF is Building Control & Why Should I Care?

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If this is the first time you’ve worked on an office refurbishment in London, there’s a good chance you’ve never heard of building control, let alone spoken to a building control inspector. The name alone suggests something a little scary; after all the last time you…

What Does Design and Build Mean Anyway?

Office design and build contractors in London CCWS

Time for an office refurb! But who do you call? Surely there exists the perfect Design and Build contractor for you out there in London town, but you need to choose them yourself. Wait, what’s that about Design and Build? What does Design and Build mean anyway? Design…