Top 5 Contemporary Office Furniture Companies

Posted on Jan 9 2013 - 12:59pm by Peter Millikin

Every office needs comfortable, ergonomic office furniture. But how do you decide where to buy the products you need? If you simply Google ‘contemporary office furniture’ you may feel overwhelmed by the myriad of choices that assault your eyes. We have done the work for you and filtered through all the choices to choose the top five contemporary office furniture companies in the UK.

Urban Office

Urban OfficeIf you work in an office, you know the importance of soft seating. Urban Office sells all types of contemporary office furniture, but their soft seating is where this company really shines.

Do you hold a lot of group meetings but have limited space? Check out the modular seating section for a wide variety of unique ideas to maximise the seating space in limited areas.

For private meetings or to simply create a quiet space where clients and workers can concentrate, check out the full range of acoustic seating. If your business has a waiting area or any place where a number of people may be seated at the same time, you may be interested in the airport and beam seating.
Urban Office also sells many styles of office screens so you can partition your office exactly how you want it.

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The Contemporary Office

The Contemporary Office

For the latest looks in trendy, contemporary office furniture, you must check out The Contemporary Office. They offer all sorts of office furniture, including many unique office storage ideas. Research has proven that working in a modern looking office can improve the morale and work rate of your employees. So if you are looking for a way to spruce up your office and re-energise everyone who works there, check out this site.

The office storage at The Contemporary Office is really unique. With many of their pieces, you cannot tell that it is meant to be a storage item. You can cleverly hide all of those file folders away and create a chic looking office space as well.

A unique aspect of The Contemporary Office is their free design and planning service. Let the experts help you design your dream office! They also offer free delivery and installation on every single storage piece they sell. In addition, each product comes with a five year guarantee.

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Calibre Office Furniture


Calibre Office Furniture is based in London and offers free consultations to help you make the best choice for your office needs. Whenever possible, the friendly professionals at Calibre will actually visit your office to give you a free, no-obligation evaluation and suggestions on redesigning your office space.

Calibre is much more than just another office supply dealer. They undertake every step of redoing your office, from planning the space, to plumping and wiring, and installing all of the chairs, desks and other items you have chosen.

Whether you simply need to make better use of your space or wish to add on to your entire office, Calibre can help you. All of the work they do complies with all current building regulations and all applicable health and safety legislation.

Follow Calibre Office Furniture on Twitter @CalibreInterior



Heal’s is a family-owned business that has been making and selling high-quality furniture for over two hundred years. They call themselves the ‘home of modern and contemporary designer furniture’. They feature high quality, contemporary office furniture to fit within any budget. As well as being comfortable and stylish, these pieces add to the overall aesthetic pleasantness of your office.

Heal’s prides itself on keeping true to Britain manufacturers and designers. Most of their furniture is designed and/or made right here in Great Britain. In fact, they have special labels that designate if a piece was designed, manufactured or both in the UK. Support our country’s economy and complement your office décor with Heal’s contemporary office furniture.

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From low-budget pieces that fulfill any necessary function to elegant reception furniture, Planscape has something for you. They evaluate both your needs and your space before making any recommendations. Then they use CAD software to create a 3D layout for you to view before going forward. This way, you don’t need to worry that the desks or bookshelves you chose won’t actually fit well in the designated space.

Planscape promises to minimise any disruption to your daily routine while installing the new furniture. They will even set up temporary workspaces for your staff with their designer business office furniture while they work on setting up your new, stylish and economical office space.

Remember, these are only short clips about each company to give you a brief view of what they can offer you. Visit their respective websites or call their customer service line for more detailed information.

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