Author Archives: Bluespot Furniture Online

  • Buying ready assembled office furniture

    Hate assembling furniture? We get it, that’s why we give you the option to buy some of our furniture pre-assembled. We all know the feeling of dread that can accompany flat-packed furniture, especially if you aren’t particularly handy at DIY. The frustrating days spent arguing over what goes where, understanding assembly instructions and the long [...] More
  • Office plants

    What are the best office plants?

    Whether you work from home or in an office, it’s important to make your workspace as peaceful and welcoming as possible. No one wants to spend eight hours a day, five days a week in a space that keeps you longing for the outdoors. So why not bring the outdoors in with a selection of [...] More
  • An office with desk and office storage.

    10 ways to create a better workspace

    Most of us spend a huge amount of our lives at work – which is why it’s worth spending some time and money to ensure that your workspace is as good as it can be. Whether you work from home or want to make the hours you spend at the office more bearable, follow these [...] More
  • 10 simple ways to increase employee productivity at work

    Many of us spend at least 8 hours a day in an office environment, but how many hours are we actually productive for during the day? Studies suggest that we are probably only productive for around 3 hours a day. That's a lot of hours wasted at your office desk, checking the weather (or social [...] More
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    Is your office environmentally friendly?

    Sustainability is more important than ever for consumers, so you need to look at how to embrace it within your business. Over the last few years, people have started to become far more aware of the significant impact humanity is having on the environment. From global deforestation to the build-up of plastic waste in the oceans, such [...] More
  • A office desk with a chair and a computer next to a window.

    How to set up an office chair – Ensure maximum comfort in your seat

    For those of us who work in offices, the office chair is the most used, and often most undervalued item in our day to day life. While office chairs can range hugely in price and quality, your comfort in any chair can often be vastly improved if you spend the time to properly set up [...] More
  • Broken cleaning in progress sign on the floor.

    How to improve office safety – A quick overview

    The office might not seem like a particularly dangerous environment – but accidents do happen! Did you know that office workers are more than twice as likely to suffer a falling injury at work than any other group of employees. When accidents do happen and your team members get injured, it can be costly – [...] More
  • A desk with two laptops and a notepad.

    What is an ergonomic office?

    Is your office built around the needs of your employees – or do your employees have to fit around your office design? Ergonomics is one of the biggest buzzwords in office design at the moment, and introducing ergonomic principles, equipment and furniture into your office can deliver real benefits in terms of both productivity and [...] More
  • A cup of tea on a table.

    Tea vs coffee: Your office drinking habits exposed

    It’s the question that divides the nation – tea or coffee? At Bluespot Furniture, office drinking habits are a hot topic. Like many UK businesses, our team runs on tea and coffee - it doesn’t matter what time of the day it is, you can guarantee that the kettle will be on somewhere in the [...] More
  • Headphones on a yellow background.

    The perfect office playlist: Office music habits survey

    We're proud to say that the Bluespot Furniture team have recently been featured on BBC Radio 5 Live following our recent research into music in the workplace and playlist habits! It's always best when there is a playlist on that everyone is happy with, but even that doesn’t stop the squabbling completely. Being in an office [...] More