Improving the Warehouse and Office
By AdFeatures | Tuesday, May 29, 2012, 13:43
There are many methods to improving your office or warehouse. Whether you simply need more space, or need to rearrange the current lay out in favour of something more practical and useful, there are options open for any business or company.
Presented here are two options - storage and mezzanines. Both are affordable, practical solutions available from Warehouse-Systems.co.uk. If you're looking to expand, or just need to improve your current working standards, then these options are sure to help.
Storage and shelving are factors of any office. Yet they are still important because, left unattended, they can gather a lot of mess. The more your company grows the more storage needs you'll suddenly have.
Fortunately, there are a variety of shelving types in a range of sizes and heights. In short, you should be able to make the most of the space you have. Going vertically will allow greater storage in the same space. Depending on what you are storing, you may wish to opt for strong cantilever racking, or pallet loading racking if you're expecting to deal in bulk orders.
An option that's becoming more and more common in a variety of work places, mezzanines are becoming popular because they offer the ability to literally create extra space. Mezzanines provide the option to install intermediate floors in the spare space, or create additional flooring above existing floors, where additional height leaves a large open space waiting to be used. In larger situations, mezzanine walk ways can also be used to connect various areas, almost adding an entire new floor by itself.
In short, mezzanine flooring is a great way to expand upwards, utilising vertical space that otherwise wouldn't be used. How you use this space is up to you. You can have additional storage, offices or desk space.
Furthermore, the spaces you use have the advantage of being close to your existing workforce. Whether you're providing additional retail space, storage or office space, mezzanines can be built right where you need them, as opposed to renting or creating additional space elsewhere. This will save your staff time travelling between points. With the option to build entrances and stairs where you want, you have the possibility to create extra space exactly where you want. This approach excels in a warehouse environment, as you're suddenly able to include the office on-site without taking up precious floor space.
In conclusion, the key to improving any work place, whether it’s an office or warehouse, is to be aware of your space limitations, but not afraid to challenge them. Whatever you're needs, you should consider a vertical approach with mezzanines or specialist storage and racking options. In short, you probably have more space than you think; you just need to look in a new direction.
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