Tips for improving your retail outlet at Christmas

Achieve the perfect retail outlet for Christmas

Christmas is around the corner – but you don’t need us to tell you that. If you are a retail outlet, then Christmas is the most important time of the year – you don’t need us to tell you that either! Sales and potential revenue can be at their greatest. People regularly comment on how early Christmas advertising and campaigns…
Successful planning of a restaurant upgrade

A plan for restaurant renovation

In this blog post rather than focusing on what actually a restaurant renovation consists of, we are not going to run before we can walk! Before any project starts, there should be a comprehensive and well thought out plan which goes into intricate detail of the potential project which may lie ahead. In our latest posting we look more closely…
Tips for the best retail fit out experience

How to get the perfect retail fit out

Imagine you have just been approached and this is your project brief. You would probably not know where to start or have an idea which direction the project should be heading in. Thankfully most ‘professionals’ who carry out this work are knowledgeable and comfortable with such daunting tasks, but even they had to start and learn somewhere. In this article…
The factors that decide required office space

5 Things to Consider When Deciding How Much Office Space You Need

If you’re starting a new business or just moving your current company to a new building, you’ll eventually need to ask yourself how much office space you need to run your day to day operations. Between desks, staff rooms, conference areas and even kitchen and storage space, there are a lot of things to consider before settling on square footage—and…
The requirements for successful shop fitting

Important shop fitting requirements

Shopfitting retail spaces must be a carefully planned to maximise the customer engagement. It’s advantageous to have some expert advice from professionals regarding floor plan, customer movement, product positioning and other aspects of the outlet. Whether it’s a large space or small, good planning and layout can really make a huge difference. Given below are some important tips to keep…
how to renovate a pub

Pub renovation ideas

Invest, renovate, innovate... The face of pubs has changed a great deal over the last thirty years. Consumers have lots more choice, access to media, and have higher expectations of service providers. The successful establishments have developed an agile, approach to their sales and marketing strategies. To be in the game a landlord needs to be adaptable, tailoring their service…
how can office noise be lowered?

Reducing noise in the office

We have all heard that silence is golden, but what about a lot of noise? Equally too much of something can be a bad thing, and this certainly applies with noise in the office environment. This can bring about many negative things including frustration among employees and lower productivity for example. When you are thinking of refurbishing an office space,…
Successful cafe refurbishments

How to own a winning café

It is easy to set up a coffee shop, but how you run it will determine how successful the enterprise will be. The management tactics that you apply should be able to distinguish your establishment from other similar businesses, and keep you ahead of your rivals in the face of stiff competition. We all know that having a well-built and…
A focus on bespoke joinery work

What is bespoke joinery?

Bespoke joinery is basically customised joinery in which the customers are able to give their inputs and have a general idea on how they want their woodwork handled. Customised joinery is quite useful and allows customers to maximise storage space as well as optimise additional space in the location. Even though furniture bought from a shop can be nice and…
How can a quality restaurant refurbishment be undertaken?

What makes a good restaurant?

Designing a restaurant that will be functional but provide an enjoyable experience for diners presents a number of issues. With thought and planning it is possible to overcome these and lead your establishment to success. Seating  The most important thing to consider at the start of drawing up table and seating plans is what type of restaurant is being designed.…