An inspiring workspace is crucial for any business as it promotes productivity, engagement, and innovation. According to studies, by eliminating noise in an office environment, you can:
Acoustic comfort has a direct impact on productivity and well-being. Disturbances like nearby conversations and activities can be detrimental to others’ focus, and more so in open-plan layouts where noise travels far, wide, and in all directions.
Along with access to daylight, flexibility, and product adjustability, acoustics is one of the key parameters associated with comfort and well-being in indoor environments. And considering the post-pandemic health concerns, hygienic and easy-to-clean products are a priority in keeping employees safe and at ease.
The ideation process blossoms in the right context. For most personality and group types, that’s likely to be one that is balanced in colour, texture, and biophilic design choices, is comfortable, and is free from distracting noise. And when people can customise spaces for their working styles, they’re empowered to ideate freely.
Product materials, circularity, and durability are all necessary considerations in designing the office of the future, and they’re also required in green building certifications. Long-lasting products that can be recycled indefinitely are key to sustainability in both new constructions and retrofit projects.