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Defining your look – Industrial style

It’s time to redesign your space, but what look is best for you? Some will go into a project with a clear, defined image of exactly what they need to look around to find their style inspiration. At i Wall,…

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What is the difference between agile working and flexible working

What is flexible working? Flexible working has been around for a long time and refers to flexible working hours. It is commonly used in the context of working arrangements negotiated between employee and employer. It is a way of working…

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Why you should consider partitioning as part of your office fit out

You will need to think about current layout and facilities in the office and how you can improve these. There is nothing worse than an office space where employees (especially from different departments) are sat in close proximity often with…

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Why are glass walls a great addition to the office?

The pitfalls of open plan environments Open plan offices are prevalent in most working environments, especially in recent years. They offer brighter more pleasant working surroundings whilst keeping energy bills low thanks to the influx of light. An open plan…

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Glass office partitions – 3 considerations

Acoustic Performance In today’s modern office environment acoustic privacy is increasingly important. Creating quiet spaces or meeting rooms for confidential discussions is a key requirement and knowing that the chosen partitioning system will perform well acoustically is essential. Acoustic Test…

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What is acoustic performance?

For an informed and accurate comparison of the acoustic performance of similar glass partitions systems, it is vital that the laboratory tested Rw (dB) value of each system is analysed. This will provide a fair contrast when reviewing or specifying…

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Glass office partitioning | office fitout | glass | acoustics
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Advantages & disadvantages of open-plan office space

Employee advantages A lack of walls or other physical barriers in open-plan office spaces make it easier for employees to interact with each other on a regular basis. The constant interacting not only generates a sense of fellowship among employees,…

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Office Design is the key factor in employee happiness

The workplace must be logical: there needs to be a sense of design, flow and organisation of the workspace. It must be easy for employees to navigate the space and find colleagues. There should be a range of working zones/areas:…

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Glass partitions – A great addition to any office

Times are changing and many companies are starting to see that they aren’t as effective as first thought. Recent studies suggest that open plan offices don’t boost productivity as much as people thought. Glass partitions however, are an excellent solution…

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