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  • Happy New Year from Sensyst

    New Year, New Office!

    Has your office space been outdated or inconvenient for years? Maybe you’re constantly re-arranging the furniture but you never come up with a solution. It’s 2018! It’s a new year and if you are looking for an excuse to move offices, or you simply want a change then take the new year as a chance…

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    Headphones Are The New Office Walls

    Are headphones accepted in your office? Maybe you find headphones insulting. Your employees can’t hear you when you’re trying to talk to them, how can they do their work? There is a reason your (most likely younger) employees are wearing headphones. Whether the phones are ringing, a co-worker is having a loud phone conversation or…

  • Color palette

    Colour Psychology

    Are you having difficulty choosing the right colour for your office? Different colours give off different vibes. Adding a touch of colour to an office space with accent pieces (pillows, lamps, chairs, filing accessories, etc.) can completely and easily change your mood at work. Keep reading to find out what colours can do for your office…

  • Right desk for high productivity

    Deskercise!

    Getting active at work is a great way to stay fit and feel good about yourself! It’s also a great life hack to boost your energy! Nobody enjoys nodding off in the middle of the day.   Are you too busy working to work out? Here’s a few ways you can do both at the same time! Knee…

  • Major rules of acoustic design

    Sound Masking

    What is Sound Masking?  Sound masking is the balance of Absorbing, Blocking or Covering sound. Also known as the ABC’s of sound. How does sound masking work? Adding sound to a space actually makes the space seem quieter. It sounds counter-intuitive but it’s true. This is because the added sound reduces the intelligibility of human…

  • Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act

    Is Your Office Work Space Accessible and AODA Complaint

    Creating an Accessible Office Work Space  2025 is a critical year for all commercial business owners, whether big, small, local or franchised. Why? This is when the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, better known by AODA, becomes law. While 2025 sounds like a far time off into the future, it will be here sooner than…

  • White table and blue-black tables in a bright office

    Hot Desking – Is it right for your office?

    Over the past few years, a trend called “Hot Desking”, in the workplace has emerged. Hot Desking also referred to as “Desk Hoteling” is the practice of an office replacing permanent offices and cubicles with temporary work spaces. Employees use these work spaces only when they are required or on a rotating system, rather than each…

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    How To Plan Your Office Space

    Proper office space planning can boost employee productivity and as a result, improve your bottom line. Canadians spend an average of 36.4 hours at work per week, according to the Human Resources and Skills Development Canada. When you add it up, that’s a lot of hours employees spend in the office each year. To help…

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    How to Make Collaborative Workspace Design Work in Your Office

    Collaborative workspaces continue to be a hot subject and type of workspace design in and out of the media. Hype aside … how sensible are they really? For extroverts, they make a lot of sense, but many introverts are having a hard time adjusting. The easiest way to make collaborative workspaces work for two very…

  • Sensyst - Toronto's top office design company

    We’re on Pinterest!

    Sensyst is now proud to announce that we are uploading almost daily on Pinterest to our many diverse boards! On top of our own portfolio our Pinterest account highlights some extraordinary design projects from all over the world. Ranging from British Columbia, to London England, to Southern California, and all of the way to Moscow,…