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News - September 2020

Office Furniture That Will Convince Employees To Attend The Office

Lingering concerns over the global coronavirus pandemic is discouraging employees from returning to the office. For the time being, people are answering the government’s call to “work from home if you can.” Whilst employers do not want to be the source of an outbreak in their community, some employees do not feel it is safe […]

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Blog - September 2020

The Importance of Providing Some Comfort

The times we’re currently living in mean that office interiors have to be considered in light of how safe and hygienic they are. It’s important that, as we prioritize cleanliness and anti-bacterial requirements, we don’t overlook comfort, though.   Now, more than ever, we need to be able to relax and feel comfortable, as well […]

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Why Businesses Are Refurbishing Offices Over Relocating? 
Blog - September 2020

Why Businesses Are Refurbishing Offices Over Relocating?

The outbreak of the novel coronavirus will have long-term repercussions across every industry. Many companies have already set the wheels of a Covid-secure workplace in motion. However, social distancing and hygiene recommendations issued by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) will only help to create short-term Covid-secure solutions. An investigation undertaken by the Center or […]

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What Will A Post-Pandemic Office Refurbishment Look Like?
Blog - September 2020

What Will A Post-Pandemic Office Refurbishment Look Like?

By the time employees resurface in UK offices post-pandemic, changes will need to be made. According to HRreview, 61% of the UK workforce have reservations about returning to the office. These concerns are reflected in the number of white-collar employees returning to the office; a little more than 50%. At the beginning of August, 69% of employees […]

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Kitting out the Kitchen
Blog - August 2020

Kitting out the Kitchen

With many office kitchens closed or placed under limited access, companies have had chance to review their down time offerings, from the refreshments made available to where workers go when they want to take their breaks. The kitchen is an integral part of the home – but how is it viewed in the office and […]

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Blog - July 2020

Taking To The Roof

Roof gardens and terraces work on a number of levels, creating a buzz about the building, providing an added bonus for staff and increasing office space, while also having a positive impact on sustainability.  With offices needing to draw us back in right now and meetings outdoors playing a recognized role in how we address […]

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Blog - July 2020

Choosing Screens That Aren’t Part Of The Furniture

A lot has changed in the office since most of us set foot through the door. Steps are being taken and adjustments put in place to ensure safe distancing is observed, while maintaining comfort and providing an added element of reassurance for all those who have returned or are returning to the environment any time […]

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Blog - July 2020

Working to Accommodate the New Normal

Many of us are in the process of planning a safe return to work and considering a mix of strategies to help us to adjust going forward. These won’t be short-term fixes. The new normal that we need to process will be here for the long-term and so it’s vital that the changes that we […]

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Blog - June 2020

Working Remotely – What’s On Show Behind You

Video conferencing and remote meetings have been cited by many as one of the most challenging aspects to negotiate, while working from home, with some feeling exposed as colleagues and associates get a peek inside their houses and apartments. What conclusions are you coming to when you peek behind your co-workers’ scenes? Next time you’re […]

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Blog - June 2020

Sustainable furniture – making the right choices

There’s been a gradual move towards the use of more sustainable furniture products in the office over the last decade as a growing number of organisations, keen to deliver on their green agendas, look to do their bit for the environment. For those who want to make sustainable decisions in the office, furniture is certainly […]

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Blog - June 2020

Why We’re Relaunching Move Management

We woke up in a different world when the country went into lockdown in March and, in order to stay relevant and serve our customers better, many of us have to now move focus. We all have to adapt and review our offerings in order to meet the shift in demand and it’s in this […]

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Blog - June 2020

Working from Home Solutions

Simple ergonomics to improve your working day Better design improves productivity in the workplace by allowing for better concentration, while removing the likelihood of aches and strains and enhancing wellbeing, along with performance. This is relatable wherever you happen to be working. With home posing as the workplace for many right now, the same rules […]

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Blog - April 2020

Agile Working – Creating the Best Environment

Variety of space and furnishings is key when it comes to agile working. We’re aiming to create arenas that encourage staff to break away from the confines of a single desk while, at the same time, battling to change the fixed mindset that dictates we all stay rooted in certain areas of the office environment. […]

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Blog - March 2020

Home Furnishing

In the current climate, working from home is the best and only option for a lot of office workers. With that in mind, it’s worth considering what makes for a good home office – including choice of furniture. As many of us are now looking at working solely from home in the immediate future, it’s […]

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News - March 2020

A Message from the Directors At SB Workspace

The current situation surrounding COVID-19 (Coronavirus), which is affecting our communities and businesses is unprecedented. Our first priority is the health, safety and wellbeing of our colleagues and clients. We would like to take this opportunity to reassure you that SB Workspace are moving into the next few months in a strong financial position.  We […]

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Blog - March 2020

Furnishing Wellbeing

Facilitating and maintaining the wellbeing of its workforce is crucial to any business. Being content and healthy, both physically and mentally, is recognized as key to workers’ productivity so it’s in all interests that the interior of the work environment promotes a state of general wellbeing. Accommodating choice People like to work in different ways […]

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Video - March 2020

Our latest video…

Welcome to our fresh new look for SB Workspace! Here is our team, offering an insight into who SBW are and what we stand for.

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News - March 2020

Welcome to Talon Carstairs

Talon has recently joined SB Workspace as a project manager. He has over 15 years' experience in managing projects on site, and comes with a wealth of knowledge and capability.   He will be responsible for taking ownership of all aspects of project coordination and delivery. He will be hands on through the furniture installation […]

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Blog - March 2020

Forward thinking – what’s new for 2020

A new year always presents itself as full of possibility, however the potential is that bit more heightened when we’re at the start of a brand, spanking, new decade, with history waiting to be written for generations to come.

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Blog - March 2020

SB Workspace have rebranded

SB Workspace have created a brand new look. We have summarised everything here:

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Blog - February 2020

The history of the office chair

1840’s Charles Darwin Charles Darwin is one of the earliest known innovators of the office chair, as he decided to alter his armchair by removing the existing legs, replacing them with the wheeled legs from his bed. He did this so that he could move around and get to his specimens more quickly. 1850’s Centripetal […]

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