Help! My noisy office is killing me. We can’t hear ourselves think.

Help, my noisy office is killing me. We can’t hear ourselves think! We get this call for help probably three or four times a week from people that are frustrated because they can’t do their best work. They can’t produce for their company because of the disturbance of unwanted noise from other teams around, resulting from poor acoustic control strategies …

How big can my mezzanine be?

How big can my mezzanine be? The answer is as big as you want! The only limitations you have are the total net area within the building envelope. The next consideration is what the town planning of the local Municipal Shire allows us to do. If you add an extra 100 or 200 sqm of mezzanine floor, you need an …

Will a mezzanine floor solve my problems?

Will a mezzanine floor solve my problems? A lot of our clients have found that when they bring in an expert who can analyse their operation and workplace, they can often discover dead space you didn’t know you could unlock. The space planners can reshuffle to make the most out of your square metres and enable larger capacity, eliminating the …

Do I need a building permit for my mezzanine?

Do I need a building permit to build a mezzanine in my office? One question that comes up a lot about mezzanines floors is, when I install a mezzanine in my warehouse, office or showroom: do I need a building permit? Do I need a council permit? What do I need to do? The answer to the first part is …

inclusive design

How can inclusive design improve workplace space planning?

Inclusive design impacting your workspace Inclusive design is not just about designing spaces for children and adults with a diagnosed neurological disorder. Many people are on the spectrum, whether they know it or not, and sensitive design helps us all. Inclusive design authority AJ Parron – Wildes featured at NeoCon 2019 AJ Parron – Wildes does a lot of design …

burnout

How can managing workplace acoustics reduce burnout?

Acoustic strategy in workplace design impacts burnout “Burnout is characterized by exhaustion, cynicism & inefficacy.” Always exhausted, can’t get it done, can’t deal with unplanned or unexpected stress in your life? Wellness guru and burnout authority Dr Whitney Austin Gray featured at NeoCon 2019 At the Neocon Design Show in Chicago June 2019, Dr Whitney Austin Gray from Delos emphasised …

WallFinish Ideas

A commercial wallcovering can easily turn your decor from drab to delightful. A wall finish can transform a plain white wall into a unique, eye-catching statement. Our office fitout team have applied commercial wall finishes to the interiors of offices, medical and healthcare centres. Commercial wall finishes are a durable and hard wearing solution designed to add a creative touch …

Seating Ideas

In our opinion, when it comes to office seating, there’s no such thing as a one chair fits all. A comfortable chair is everything and that’s where Icon Interiors have an advantage. In our 26 years office fitout experience, we’ve seen our fair share of chairs and know how to marry form with function to create a sensational seating experience. …

Flooring Ideas

When it comes to office flooring, experience is everything. Flooring is often forgotten about in office fitouts, but in our opinion, it’s one of the most important elements. As one of the first things your clients and staff will see, the right office flooring will not only keep you warm, safe and comfortable, it also sets the mood and curates …

Acoustic Ideas

With any office fit out, office acoustics play a large role in the overall feel and ambience of your workplace. Sound affects the way we work and interact, so balancing your office acoustics is crucial. As office fit out trends become more focused on open plan layouts, office acoustics have never been more important. With over 26 years office fitout …