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3 Tips to Make Your Office More Open Planned with an Office Refurbishment

Research shows that workers in open-plan offices are much more active and less stressed than those of us who are penned into cubicles or private offices. Not only are they happier but workers are often more productive. Our office refurbishment London team have compiled some ideas and tips on how to turn your office space […]

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How to Design Your Best Reception Yet: Advice from Our Office Refurbishment Team

When visitors come into your office for the first time, it is important to give a good first impression. The design of your reception not only makes your visitors feel welcome but also gives you an advantage on your competitors. Here at Markwell Peck we believe giving your reception area a refresh can completely transform […]

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How to Remove Paint From Surfaces: Advice From Our Office Refurbishment Team

During an office refurbishment, paint can easily be spilt on wood, brick and metal that was not to be painted. While removing water-based paint is much easier compared to oil-based paints, eliminating it can still be a tricky task; especially if the paint isn’t cleaned immediately.   What to do before you remove paint Before […]

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Three Ways Your Office Space Affects Productivity

The design of your office space matters more than you think. In recent years, non-traditional workspaces have become increasingly popular with office refurbishment contractors. For example, amenities such as flexible workstations; private conference rooms and invigorating break spaces proved to help drive innovation.   Studies have shown that the look and feel of an office […]

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Maintaining Listed Buildings

The maintenance of heritage buildings is imperative for preserving their structure and ensuring the longevity of their features; both on the interior and the exterior. Listed buildings and those that are major tourist attractions will need different levels of maintenance, which may then require more extreme methods. Our sandblasting service has assisted in maintaining many […]

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Why Winter Is The Perfect Time To Be Thinking About a Commercial Office Refurbishment

Now that we are half way through January with the Christmas and New year break looking like a distant memory, many companies would have noticed a slump in motivation from their staff or even business in general. The fact is the January blues can have a real effect on business and employees. One way that […]

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Preparing for winter with sandblasting service

Preparing Your Property for the Winter with Markwell Peck’s Sandblasting Service

It seems as though the Beast of the East is back with a vengeance for many of us living in the UK, with Autumn seeming non-existent and areas already experiencing frosts. Not only does this inconvenience our everyday lives, but have you stopped to consider what effect it’s having on your property and belongings?   […]

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