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How to Decorate A Small Office

Small Office Space

You can do a lot, even with small office space.

Do you own a small office? Well, that’s not a big problem. You can do a lot, even with small office space. Many desks and chairs work well in a smaller area. There are so many different ways that you can decorate a small office to liven it up tenfold. Read on to discover more about how you can bring a small office space to life and make it work. 

Ergonomic Desk Chairs Work Well in a Small Office

You should look for an office chair that has a slender, supportive shape so that you’re not hunching over the desk. Clear, acrylic chairs are trendy because they can open up a cramped space visually. You should also look for chairs that move and swivel, especially if your office has limited mobility. Standing desks are also suitable for small office space.

Tiny File Cabinets are Terrific

Some offices still benefit from file cabinets, especially doctor’s offices. File cabinets can store under desks, push into closets, or function as side tables. These factors work especially well with home offices. File cabinets have so many design options that they are suitable for any office setting. Wheeled file cabinets are excellent for an office that needs portable storage space.

The Bold and The Beautiful

If your small office has grey, beige, or white walls, you can try painting one wall in an accent color that will open the room up visually. You can make things even more fun by adding accessories to the office that match the accent wall. 

If the idea of adding a bold color to the office doesn’t appeal to you, then an alternative could be adding some fun artwork. The reality is that employees get tired of looking at their computer screen all day. Visually pleasing artwork makes an office environment feel less mundane. If artwork still doesn’t appeal to you, fun (or slightly embarrassing) company photos are definitely visually pleasing and help lighten up the mood of a room. 

Live Plants are the Perfect Office Addition

Indoor plants aren’t hard to maintain. Studies show that being amid nature helps enhance well-being, memory, and concentration. Think desk plants or a large plant that fills up an entire corner. 

Furnish and Design Your Office Space with Mark Downs

Mark Downs is happy to help you get the most productive, creative, and positive office environment possible through our office furniture and design expertise. We have the knowledge and equipment to ensure your office is attractive, productive, and an excellent hub of activity in your commercial facility. Stop by our Cockeysville showroom to see what we can offer or give us a call at 410-771-6800. To see examples of our work and what we are up to, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Pinterest.

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