All businesses start with a small office area but a tight office space does not necessarily mean tight imagination. We all start small, somewhere. As we are all on the run to expand the metrics of our businesses, we cannot forget that the office space that we work in is one of the most adding factor to the success of our work. Create a fertile space for your team to provide them with the correct vibe with these 5 tips to utilize your small office space.
Every square feet matters.
As your business snowballs into shape, you would be needing more space for inventory. Here is where your unused vertical space will benefit you. Every square feet of your space matters, use the vertical space as means of storage and maximize your utilization of your office space. What else you ask? How about using your wall as a library or a writing surface. This will reduce the need for you to externally install a board that would just consume extra space unnecessarily. Also, exhibit your brand and use the wall space to frame your favourite tagline to further spotlight your aesthetic features.
Open Work Environment
Having an open work environment will sure take the edge off of your outlay costs on furniture and/ or materials. You no longer need to purchase cubicle equipment which means you can channel more people in a smaller square footed area. This not only does the job to save space and cost but also creates an outstanding, friendlier and unflustered work environment for you and your employees where you can observe their work, at the same time and facilitate a more productive thinking environment for your employees. So, why not implement an open work environment at your work place?
Implementation of Internet or Things (IoT)
Representing an ecological community where offices use internet as means to connect devices, making it easier to monitor your working conditions is what IoT all about. In a generation of smart devices that are growing in market, why use paper? Using IoT will slash down your usage of paper as everything will be accessible via cloud. This will not just provide a safe haven for all your information but also save your desk space and the need for a file cabinet.
Cater to your carpet!
Did you know the flooring you use can create an illusive vision to make your area look bigger than it really is? Using a wall to wall carpet will curtail the echo in a room and also make your space look bigger by giving continuity to your space.
Cleanliness of your workspace.
Seems like an obvious thing to do, doesn’t it? It is still always easier said than done. Declutter you work desk as much as you can, whenever you can. Trash them away! Trash all the redundant jumble away. If you still want to keep some things that you use less frequently, find a different home for it or arrange them neatly. Implement a culture of cleaning because doing that will give you The Shine on your space, encourage the people around you to practice the same and finally, give the area a spacious look.