Breakout Areas

March 11, 2019
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Staff Breakout Furniture | Buying Guide

  Spaceist have created a short guide to buying office breakout, staff eating or staff kitchen furniture. All good breakout area should contain separate areas to eat, relax and chat. First decide what type of area you need and what…
February 22, 2019
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Cafe Table | Buying Guide

Short Buying Guide to help you choose the right type of cafe table for your new or current cafe, breakout room or school dining area. Below lists the features of round tables, square tables, marble tables, folding table and stackable…
August 9, 2016
Spaceist Intrigo green ourdoor cafe table

Familiarity in the Modern Workplace

  In our post ‘Open Plan Workspaces Don’t Work?’ we discussed the findings published in Gensler’s UK Workplace Survey 2016. Gensler conclude that‘Our data shows that open-plan environments can be just as effective, if not more effective, as more enclosed…
July 28, 2016
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Open Plan Workspaces Don’t Work!

Earlier this month Gensler, widely recognized as the world’s leading collaborative design firm, released their UK Workplace Survey 2016 and posed the question: Can we make U.K. office environments work better for everyone? After surveying a panel based sample of…
February 10, 2016
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Seven soft chairs for creating alternative seating arrangements

  To create a space that fulfills the demands of its users, be it for recreation, reading, learning or as a relaxing escape from the desk, requires more than simply a sofa. Areas that users inhibit for a longer period…
January 13, 2016
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Six products to help device an effective Breakout area for small Workplaces

    When it comes to an office refurbishment or refit, not all budgets or the spatial capacities can accommodate for a top-designed breakout areas with swings, grass and hammocks. This doesn’t mean, however that any dedicated area for a…
October 21, 2015
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Product of the Week: Shima seat + table

Create an alternative seating style with the newest addition to our product ranges, the Shima, a combination of seat plus table. The Shima seat aligns itself with the wave of furniture design aimed at flexible and hybrid interiors. It offers…
August 16, 2015
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Four different & inspiring breakout spaces

This week we return to the workplace by presenting inspiration for creating breakout spaces through a look at some inspiring interiors from four very different workplaces. The breakout space is a vital communal space creating synergy between formal and informal…
July 6, 2015
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Spaceist brightens up the IPA with colourful breakout seating

Here at Spaceist, we work with a variety of organisations to create the ideal furniture package for their project. From entire office spaces to simply just working on breakout areas, we work to multiple briefs and on ranging scales. A…
December 3, 2014
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Five Offices with Creative Recreational Spaces

Along with breakout spaces, areas where staff can unwind and recharge are seen as just as important for staff morale. From yoga classes to office gyms and infamous games tables, these recreational facilities allow staff members to take a well…
November 21, 2014
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Top Ten: Highly Comfortable Seating options for the Office Breakout area

With office hours changing and working styles evolving, the breakout area is becoming a vital part of any office. Ensuring the selection of breakout furnishings meets the demands of the workforce is important. Taking on from our previous post on…
November 18, 2014
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Break out! Essential Qualities of the Ideal Breakout Area

The nature and style of working has evolved and developed. It has become vital to engage employees and create a working environment that enhances comfort and provides a means for collaboration (1). A large part of this includes providing a…