If you are setting up a new office you need to have new office furniture. For the office to look organized and have an easy time working in it you should place the furniture correctly. Here is a guide on how to do it properly:
Decide what you need
The first thing that you need to do is to decide on the furniture that you need. What you need solely relies on your work. If you are an architect, you need a number of furniture units. You need an office table where you will be meeting your clients, and another where you will be working on.
This isn’t the case with being an accountant. As an accountant one table is enough.
Have the correct size
To buy furniture that will fit your office space you need to measure your office. One of the easiest tools to use is a tape measure. You should take measurements of each length of wall and make sketches of how you would like the furniture to look once installed.
Time and efficiency should be your priority
When placing the furniture in the office you need to place it in a way that you waste as little time as possible when working. This calls for you to place your main work area as the focus of the room. The other furniture should revolve around the center point.
Cabinets and other pieces that hold documents that you use on a regular basis should be an arm’s reach.
To keep the office clean you should have a trash can next to the desk.
Consider the clients
Clients are the lifeblood of your business. You should place additional furniture in the office where clients will be sitting. Ensure that you place the furniture in a friendly and welcoming fashion.
The way that you place the client’s desk depends on your profession and the service you are offering. If you are a psychiatrist, you want your clients to feel close to you in order to open up. To make it possible you should set the furniture in an inviting and open fashion.
On the other hand if you are banker, you don’t need to have a close relationship with your clients; therefore, it’s appropriate to have a desk between you and the client.
Above are tips on how to place furniture in your office. For the units to look great for long, you should buy them from a reputable furniture store.
Source by Idd Aziz