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The benefits of raised access flooring in an office

Are you designing a new office space or moving to a new office block? Maybe you are renovating and looking for new ways to create an open and tidy workspace? If you haven’t considered raised access flooring before, then now may be the time. Here are some of the upsides that could benefit you, your [...]

2020-07-28T10:25:06+00:00 July 28th, 2020|

How and why you should insulate your raised access flooring

There are many aspects to flooring that you may be unaware of, factors that could impact your levels of space, comfort and productivity, such as insulation. Specifying the correct materials and installation can make a substantial difference to the way in which your space feels and performs. Along with the benefits of cleaner designs and [...]

2020-07-17T07:50:53+00:00 May 19th, 2020|

Will my office benefit from raised access flooring?

Raised access flooring can optimise your office design and overall functionality. It is important to choose the correct flooring at the point of design to ensure maximum efficiency, durability and functionality throughout its life. What is a raised access floor? Raised access flooring is a specialist flooring system made up of individual panels that sit [...]

2020-07-17T07:53:46+00:00 April 28th, 2020|

The benefits of underfloor air plenums in your office space

Simply put, underfloor air plenums are the empty space between the raised access floor and the structure flooring of the building which are used to improve the air quality and efficiency within a room. These air plenums are most commonly used within office environments which are built upon raised access flooring. There is often confusion [...]

2020-04-01T09:16:07+00:00 March 30th, 2020|

Adjusting a raised floor

The installation of a raised access floor is a complex and intricate process. It’s often the case that there are a number of adjustments that need to be made after the flooring has been installed. Due to the specific skills required, the installation and any subsequent adjustments should be carried out by appropriately qualified installers [...]

2020-02-27T13:34:10+00:00 February 27th, 2020|

What is the Considerate Constructors Scheme?

Not everyone welcomes being next to a building site. While many construction sites are run by considerate people who care about their neighbours and the environment, there are always a few bad apples that ruin it for everyone. Common problems caused by poorly run sites include: Delivery vehicles parked on the pavement Safety fences that [...]

2020-02-27T13:34:19+00:00 January 23rd, 2020|

Benefits of aisle containment in data centres

The cost of controlling temperatures is one of the largest expenses in running data centres. IT equipment units give off heat as they run, but excess heat can damage the hardware. Aisle containment offers a practical solution allowing for greater efficiency at reduced running costs. Aisle containment works through separating hot and cold air in [...]

2020-01-23T12:38:48+00:00 December 20th, 2019|

Exposed ceilings and access floors

Exposed ceilings are a crucial feature of the increasingly popular industrial office design. The modern office environment has evolved due to the needs of a Millennial-dominated workforce and the new workplace culture of today. Walled offices and traditional cubicle spaces are a thing of the past. Today’s offices are designed to be more open and [...]

2020-02-27T13:34:30+00:00 November 26th, 2019|

Daylighting and access floors

Daylighting, the practice of allowing natural light to enter a building, has tremendous benefits to the people who inhabit the space. The idea behind daylighting is to use natural light as the primary source of daytime illumination, whether it’s brilliant sunlight or muted overcast light. The effect is to bring the outside world into the [...]

2020-07-17T07:52:33+00:00 October 28th, 2019|