What does your waiting area say when a client visits for the first time? It’s your first opportunity to make a ‘real-life’ impression on your clients – so it’s important to create a memorable one. Here are some tips on how to design the perfect reception area for your office in order to to meet […]
Open concept offices have been a popular design choice for some time now. One issue that lingers with its detractors, though, is its lack of privacy and enclosed meeting spaces. A solution that many are starting to embrace is the addition of ‘huddle rooms’ to the open concept office design. But what is a huddle […]
When we talk about including nature a working environment you might think we’re we’re suggesting a few houseplants, or landscape art prints on the walls. While these things might enhance your space, we’ve barely scratched the surface of the concept when it comes to inviting Mother Nature from the outside in, with a full renovation. […]
Human beings have an inherent rapport with nature. But although we are often aware of how important it is to protect our outdoor environment, we sometimes forget about what’s happening indoors. An average employee spends 35% of their total waking hours in the office. An office that is devoid of a meaningful connection with nature […]
Your employees spend up to 35% of their waking hours inside an office that is frequently envisioned as protecting the interior from the outer elements. This thinking has created towering buildings lined with fluorescent lights and white-walled cubicles. But perhaps we should think about the great outdoors as the great indoors. Why Does Nature Belong […]
Ergonomics, Feng Shui, industrial, all are trendy decor schemes. But there is one design scheme that promises improved workplace safety and enhanced productivity. Instead of just functional, opt for people-centric office design. Here’s why you think about doing it.
At Antham Construction Group Inc., we’re excited about the future of office design. The 21st century has seen no deceleration in developing smarter technologies, more energy-efficient systems, and greener building practice. We expect to see decreased waste generation, decreased energy and water consumption, smaller overall footprints, lower costs, and many other advantages. Here are a few […]
A well-planned office renovation can transform your existing workspace into a dynamic, energy-efficient nerve centre for you and your employees. If properly carried out, an office reno will allow you to optimize your productivity and create an effective work environment for you and your staff. Here are five considerations when planning an office renovation that reflect […]
We build and renovate a lot of offices, and a renovation is a great time to look at upgrading all parts of your business. Sometimes our clients ask us, what kind of technology should we be investing in? Here are five technologies we think you should look into when updating the office, regardless of your industry.
All businesses grow and change over time. It is almost a guarantee that at some point in the life of your business, you will feel the need (or desire) to move to a new location – whether you are having lease problems, outgrowing your current facility, or finding your location to be less than ideal […]