News from Fieldmans Access Floors Ltd

What to think about when considering installing an external raised floor

We have talked a lot about raised flooring for internal use – such as in data centres, offices, retail spaces, etc. It is probably the most widespread use of a raised floor. However, external raised floors are gaining in popularity and for an increasingly widening array of uses. We explore the external use of raised [...]

2019-07-26T13:54:49+00:00 July 26th, 2019|

Impact of directional air flow on data centres

Over the years technology has improved markedly. It has also improved at lightning speed, and the IT data and server rooms that were built just a decade ago are now more likely than not operating at something less than optimum. The kinds of changes we are talking about include the increased heat outputs of IT [...]

2019-06-28T14:04:39+00:00 June 28th, 2019|

Want to re-use your raised access floor? We can help!

Every so often we get the question: Can I re-use my existing raised access flooring? While it’s not something that we can immediately say yes to as there are a number of factors to consider, it isn’t something that we automatically exclude either. Whether you are moving location, having extensive renovations to your building or [...]

2019-05-30T14:48:43+00:00 May 30th, 2019|

Finishing options for your raised flooring

You’ve taken the plunge and decided that raised flooring is the right decision for your business – great news! Now comes the slightly trickier part… deciding on the finish. Whatever decisions you have made for your raised flooring void, they will be practical and functional. When it comes to deciding on the flooring finish you [...]

2019-04-29T08:05:23+00:00 April 29th, 2019|

Vermin and raised flooring – what you need to know

Pests and vermin are a frequent occurrence in many buildings no matter what anyone may tell you. The simple truth is that in dense urban areas it is inevitable that they will be around. The trick is to keep them out of areas where they can cause damage to property or spread disease and be [...]

2019-03-27T10:21:20+00:00 March 27th, 2019|

Building insulation into your raised floors

Insulation may not be the first thing most of us think about when considering installing or upgrading our flooring – particularly when it comes to raised flooring too. However, it is important, especially in the UK’s damp, often cold climate. We explore insulation a little more this month, the reasons why it’s important, how it [...]

2019-02-28T15:16:10+00:00 February 28th, 2019|

Acoustic performance of raised access flooring

If you are considering raised access flooring there are no doubt all sorts of questions on your mind about its performance and whether it is the right option for your business or home. If your business has specific requirements, such as acoustic performance, this should not exclude raised flooring as an option for you. On [...]

2019-01-24T10:22:15+00:00 January 24th, 2019|

Another award-winning year for Fieldmans Access Floors

With 2018 slowly coming to a close our team at Fieldmans Access Floors has been taking stock. We have had a good year and it is all down to our fantastic clients and amazing team across the board who have helped make it such a success. To top off the year, we are very proud [...]

2018-12-20T10:34:01+00:00 December 20th, 2018|

What are the site requirements for a raised access floor?

Are you considering whether or not to have a raised floor installed in your office but not sure whether it is possible or if it is the right option for you and your business? We can give you a quick answer to the second question… Check our previous article for some help and inspiration around [...]

2018-10-25T12:09:39+00:00 October 25th, 2018|

What’s hiding under raised flooring?

When installing raised flooring in your office or even in your home, you probably don’t think much about what else is going to find its way in there, other than what you put there – such as cabling or whatever it is you are storing under your flooring. Like it or not though, no matter [...]

2018-09-24T10:53:55+00:00 September 24th, 2018|