Lush greenery and vibrant flowers are natural mood boosters, which is why many of us take wellness walks throughout our workdays or spend as much time as possible outside after our shifts.
But what if we brought these natural mood boosters into our indoor spaces? Specifically, our workspaces.
Biophilic design in offices involves to adorning spaces with plants, materials, imagery, shapes, and textures similar to what we find in nature. In addition to creating an aesthetically pleasing workspace, this design strategy has proven to increase productivity in office environments. As a matter of fact, studies reveal that exposure to natural environments increases staff productivity by a whopping 15%!
Many businesses are already incorporating green office design into their headquarters. As we bounce back from the pandemic, businesses are more aware than ever before that a comfortable and joyful work environment is essential to the well-being of their staff. And not to mention, opting to add biophilic plants to the office design is a timeless and cost-efficient decision.
One article mentions that well-managed and aesthetically pleasing workspace encourage employees’ mobility, concentration, and sensory and physical connection to their roles. Essentially, when employees feel cared for, their productivity increases. This research paired with the study on exposure to the natural environment is very telling.
The bottom line is, plain, oatmeal-coloured walls no longer cut it when it comes to acceptable work decor. Boring white walls are out, and gorgeous greenscapes are in!
So why not incorporate biophilic designs with artificial trees and plants?
Artificial greenery is scent-free, cleaning-product-friendly, and everlasting. To avoid the liability of live plants and create an innovative environment for your team, here are four green office design ideas to boost productivity.
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We are firm believers in creating uplifting environments that bring joy to people. It just so happens that greener designs also help boost productivity! Greenscape specialises in creating stylish, functional, and budget-friendly replica greenery. From conceptualisation to installation, our handcrafted designs are customisable, botanically accurate, and accessible to everyone.
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