Year: 2017

Purpose, Flexibility, and Well-Being: Behavioural Contributions of a Modern Office Fitout

Blog | October 12th, 2018

Today, companies are learning that they can increase productivity by providing the right work environment for their employees. For this reason, more and more of them are considering the purpose of their work area as well as what type of flexibility they require to create an office fitout that also puts the overall well-being of […]

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Office Design Ideas to Make Small Offices Look Bigger

Blog | September 27th, 2018

Design planning is a breeze when your office has unlimited space but is trickier when your office is a small one. The trick is to make your small office look as if it is more spacious than it actually is. With the right knowledge, you can accomplish this in an eye-catching and a functional manner […]

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Outdoor Kitchen Project: Best Idea for Family Cookouts and Gatherings

Blog | September 13th, 2018

If you are in search for the ideal addition to your home that will help you bring your family members together in an enjoyable fashion, there is no better project to accomplish this than an outdoor kitchen project. When this project comes to completion, your entire family can sit outdoors comfortably and enjoy nature, cookouts […]

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How Coffee Shop Interiors and Fitouts Affect Customer Visits and Responses

Blog | August 27th, 2018

Coffee shops are businesses that are dedicated to serving hot coffee, other types of coffee-related drinks and even types of tea along with various food items at times. Today, these shops are wildly popular but also face stiff competition. To ensure that their establishments stand out from the others, owners of these shops must focus […]

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The Importance of Following a Scheduled Timeline in Office Fit-outs and Renovations

Blog | August 17th, 2018

Since office fit-outs and renovations call for a variety of tasks and crews, it is imperative to keep these projects highly organised throughout their duration. On top of this, you want these projects to finish at the allotted time so that they do not interrupt your daily schedule any longer than necessary. One of the […]

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Partition Systems for Call Centres: Why Are They a Necessity?

Blog | July 26th, 2018

Call centres can be either offices or departments in larger businesses. Their purpose is to have numerous employees managing incoming and outgoing voice and/or telephone calls on a daily basis. Some of the calls may be from present clients while other ones are from prospective clients. Also, the centres handle a wide range of issues, […]

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Important Things to Keep in Mind When Doing a Retail Store Fitout Project

Blog | July 13th, 2018

Whether you are setting up a new retail store or refurbishing an existing one, you will need to have the ideal fitout to ensure that it attracts customers effectively. After all, if the customers do not feel comfortable shopping in your establishment, they will visit only once. When this occurs, your business has no way […]

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Office Refurbishment Services in Melbourne: Ideas for Modern Offices

Blog | June 25th, 2018

After years of use, your office probably requires refurbishment to continue to serve you in a productive, profitable manner. If you think that you can ignore this fact, you are mistaken, and it will lead to serious issues when the appropriate action is not taken. Today, there are numerous effective ideas for fitouts for modern […]

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Creating Good Impressions with Feature Walls for Offices

Blog | June 8th, 2018

Decorating an office to make a good impression on all who enter is a daunting task at best. You must blend colours, furnishings, accessories, lighting and other elements in a complementary fashion to accomplish this goal. One element that is useful to create a favourable impression on people that is often overlooked is a feature […]

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Practical Saving Tips for Office Fitouts

Blog | May 28th, 2018

When your office is set up in the right manner, it helps to project a positive company image, and it also will increase your employees’ productivity level. Whether you need a new office fitout from the ground up or a refurbishment of your present one, you may have a concern about the cost of the […]

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Custom Joinery Services for Retail Shops: Customised Shelves and Display Stands Help in Visual Appeal

Blog | May 9th, 2018

Retail shops must pull out all the stops today to entice customers into shopping in person instead of sitting at home on their computers performing online shopping. They need to have quality products and deals, great customer service and even an eye-catching interior design. Install customised shelves and display stands to create this type of […]

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Office Partitioning: Tips in Achieving a Well-Designed Space for Employees

Blog | April 26th, 2018

When companies refurbish their office area, they often overlook how effective office partitioning can be to separate one area from the other in an attractive, functional fashion. Think of partitions as lightweight walls. They come in different versions to suit a wide range of needs and preferences. We offer some tips in achieving a well-designed […]

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Office Interior Design and Fitout: The Importance of Choosing the Right Furniture

Blog | April 12th, 2018

Office interior design and fitout is crucial for the functionality of the area, especially when it comes to the furniture that you choose to install in it. Whether the furniture will be in the reception area or work area, it should be comfortable, durable and attractive. You employees deserve pleasant surroundings to work in and […]

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Incorporating Hi-Tech Audio Visuals in Your Office Fit-Out Design

Blog | March 29th, 2018

By incorporating hi-tech audio visuals in your office fit-out design, you will gain the keen attention of all your customers. Even visitors to your store who only stopped in to browse for a few minutes during their lunch hour or after work before they go home, will take time to watch these advanced video displays. […]

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Tips in Maximising Office Layout Space

Blog | March 20th, 2018

As time passes, busy office spaces can easily begin to ‘burst’ at the seams, and available space becomes harder to find, especially in smaller offices. When this becomes the case, productivity suffers and something needs to be done – relocate the office, expand, or redesign the layout to maximise space. While businesses grow and take […]

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Best Floor Covering Options for Offices

Blog | February 28th, 2018

At the Macwood Group, we have specialised in helping our customers turn their offices into the place of business that they have always dreamed of. Typically, we help our clients to completely change their office from the floor to the ceiling and everything in between. While much attention is paid to renovations and furniture, more […]

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Office Feature Wall Ideas for Modern Offices

Blog | February 14th, 2018

Experience a strong positive impact on your business by installing a feature wall in your office suite. Whether you choose key wall space in your office reception area, large conference room or individual office space, a well-designed, engaging feature wall design that depicts your brand’s theme, intent or major focus can be an outstanding visual […]

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2018 Office Design Trends to Watch Out For

Blog | January 30th, 2018

Office design and decor trends for 2018 are moving toward more open-concept office interiors and more relaxed and even theme-based meeting and collaborating rooms. Especially in young, innovative businesses, company leaders and employees are experimenting with the different results in productivity and worker attitudes relative to changes and updates in the interior design and decor […]

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Benefits of Decorative Echo Panels for Office Spaces

Blog | January 18th, 2018

Decorative echo panels mounted on the walls of your office spaces can do wonders to reduce unwanted noise and sound congestion while clarifying valuable conversations with your clients or conference presentations and removing excess noise distractions from your everyday work environment. Today’s advanced acoustic panels are designed to absorb mid-range to high frequencies from voices, […]

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Shopfitting to Maximise Your Small Business Space

Blog | December 8th, 2017

When it comes time to improving business spaces, most people believe that bigger always equates to better. For certain businesses a spacious office space isn’t exactly ideal, because certain areas are not meant for the whole of the working masses. This doesn’t mean, however, that a small working area need be something that becomes detrimental […]

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What are the Benefits of Custom Joinery?

Blog | December 4th, 2017

When it comes to re-designing your home or office, particularly for complete fitouts, we believe in making the most of your space. No matter where you work, you’ll find that you can’t quite get everything you want into place. Sometimes the ceiling is too low or the corner of the room is too tight to […]

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Office Partitions: Why are They Important in Office Interior Designs?

Blog | November 9th, 2017

If your office is ready for a makeover you might want to take a closer look at how you use partitions in the fitout process. Office partitions are a hallmark of office spaces around the world. These partitions are often parodied and lampooned for helping to create ‘cubicle farms’ but that doesn’t mean your office […]

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Different Types of Office Partitions

Blog | November 2nd, 2017

Walking into today’s modern workplaces can be a lesson in how the interior design world has changed. From elaborate office fitouts to the generic cubicle farm, workplaces can derive much of their personality and efficiency from the way that they are erected. Nowadays, many companies are turning to professional office fitout specialists in order to […]

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Interior, Exterior Design and Carpentry in Shopfitting

Blog | October 12th, 2017

A well-planned interior and exterior design and carpentry makes all the difference in a successful shopfitting project, as it has a direct influence on both customers and employees. The planning stage is important, as things that really matter to a particular business are discussed and considered, before any materials are bought or construction work begins. […]

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Wall Units and Shelving Systems’ Importance in Shopfitting Projects

Blog | October 11th, 2017

Shopfitting is all about setting up a retail building in the proper way to entice customers to come into the store and shop for merchandise. Along with the basic decorations, wall paint and branding elements, wall units and shelving systems play an important role in shopfitting projects. This holds true for all types of store […]

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Essential Components of a Successful Office Fitout

Blog | September 28th, 2017

Fluidity of operation in an office depends upon a number of different elements, including the office’s fitout. With the right one, work moves smoothly through the office from start to finish each day, with the wrong one, though, employees have difficulty performing their duties in an effective, timely manner. Even though all fitouts vary between […]

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Ideas for Environmentally Sustainable Office Fit Outs

Blog | September 7th, 2017

The toxic practices of bygone days are no longer acceptable since we understand more about our effect on the environment today. As a result, businesses across this country are endeavouring to be as environmentally sustainable as possible to reduce their carbon footprint. Their efforts even include their office fit outs. If you are planning a […]

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Bringing Workspace Back to Life with Office Fitout and Refurbishment

Blog | August 25th, 2017

When your workspace is no longer in a desirable condition for optimal productivity, it is time to take measures to bring it back to life. You will accomplish this task through a professional office fitout and refurbishment. Before you begin, though, you will need to locate a quality company to perform such an important project. […]

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Why Offices Should Have a Pantry Space for Employees

Blog | August 15th, 2017

The best qualified shopfitting specialists that offer professional office fitouts, including fine structural joinery along with partition systems, will provide your company with a well-planned fitout. Their expert recommendations will be designed to accommodate your every business preference and need to promote the optimal office operations and work experience for your entire staff. These experts […]

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Office Fitouts: Important Things to Keep in Mind from Start to Finish

Blog | July 28th, 2017

Successful modern office fitouts must be carefully planned and structured to best enhance the look, ambiance and overall functionality of each individual office type and setting.

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Design Ideas for a Modern Office Fit Out

Blog | July 17th, 2017

Companies today realise that the sterile office environment of bygone years does not increase productivity and can in fact, decrease it.

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