News from Fieldmans Access Floors Ltd

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|

How much weight can a raised access floor handle?

It is a question that comes up almost every time we work with a new client, and for good reason. If they don’t bring it up, it’s one of the top things that we need to know when designing a new raised floor. The reality, as with most things, is that there a number of [...]

2018-08-20T11:00:39+00:00 August 20th, 2018|

Things to look out for in the summer heat

We have all been feeling the heat during this year’s summer heatwave and while we enjoy a warm summer for a change, it can have all sorts of effects that we may not have thought about. The raised temperatures and higher humidity levels can affect our floors in a number of ways, so we have [...]

2018-07-25T11:25:01+00:00 July 25th, 2018|

How to avoid potential problems when installing raised flooring

Installing a raised floor, whether in a commercial or a residential space, can offer huge benefits particularly if you are short on space. It can give you extra storage space, tidy up those messy cables lying around, or hide away your air conditioning system while distributing air evenly throughout your space. We have explored the [...]

2018-07-06T07:55:31+00:00 June 25th, 2018|

Choosing a raised floor specialist: what do I need to know?

You have decided that you want to have a raised floor installed or retrofitted, but what comes next? Whatever your reasons for the decision – you are expanding, you are installing a new server room, you want more storage space, etc. – you still need to find the right installer to do the job well [...]

2018-05-29T08:35:13+00:00 May 29th, 2018|

The pros and cons of hot and cold aisle containment

With data centres and computer server rooms becoming larger and more numerous companies are often faced with a decision: what is most suitable for their circumstances, hot or cold aisle containment? This month we explore the pros and cons of each to help you determine which is best for you and your business. What is [...]

2017-12-14T10:54:53+00:00 December 14th, 2017|