The Change Of Commercial Office Designs

As time progresses, we notice changes in the culture, structure and designs of the commercial offices we work in. Trends develop and workplaces often adapt to them in an effort to make employees more comfortable. Several of these trends that have been buzzing lately are in this article. We realize that there are several hot trends that seem like they will have a huge impact on the design of commercial office in the near future.  


Take a few minutes to check them out.


  • Less Sitting: The office is no longer a place where you sit all day and work. However, it is suggested that in our society almost the entirety of our surroundings have been designed for sitting, while evidence from medical research suggests that too much sitting has adverse health effects.” We are beginning to see the correlation between constant sitting down in the office and employee obesity. High adjustable desks are becoming quite popular in offices today, in order to facilitate standing while working.


  • Smart Offices: Technology is allowing for you to interact with your commercial office environment via things like gestures, movement, voice, and activity-anticipation. This way, work becomes a lot easier. Workers don’t have to exert as much energy to get certain things done – their environment does it for them. These kinds of environments can make things easier for your customers as well.


  • Workforce Diversity: People are different in so many ways, so what is good for one person isn’t necessarily good for another person. That’s why workplaces these days are opting to have a much more integrated design, one that can facilitate and cater for the variety of people they employee.


  • The Workplace of Things: Companies must consider the types of technology and devices they use in their commercial offices, because of the constantly changing devices that their employees and their clients use. Offices need to facilitate these things, so that their workers can be comfortable and work with ease, thus producing excellent results.



We have different office structures and we’re sure we can find the best one for you! If you are looking for office space in Ottawa for your dynamic and growing business then give us a call to speak with one of our office space representatives about our current inventory of great office spaces and retail spaces for your business in Ottawa.