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New Home Office for the Holidays‘Twas the night before Christmas
And all through the house,
Sounded faintly but frantic
The frenzied click of a mouse.

‘Twas Tim on his laptop
Awkwardly clicking away
Hunched over on the floor
With no office in which to stay.

For Tim was a nomad
In his own home
His office was all bare
So he had to roam.

Unfurnished it was,
Boring, barren and bleak
No desk, and no shredder
No chair of which to speak.

Countless times had he searched
His house for a good spot,
But it was no use:
The kitchen was too cluttered, the attic too hot.

His neck, back and legs cramped,
His shoulders ached for a massage
‘Til Tim was enlightened
While working in the dark garage.

“Too long have I said to myself
‘Office furniture just costs too much’
I’ll find quality furniture for cheap
And get a desk, chair, and hutch.”

“‘Tis brilliant! exclaimed Tim
And stood up as tall as a pillar.
“I’ll trade in my crouched Indian style
For a nice Herman Miller!”

Three inches taller he grew
In his holiday moment of Zen
His back realigned in new hopes
For an ergonomic chair in his den.

His frosty fingers flew
As he searched the Web for a good deal
Ninety percent off used furniture?
Tim’s eyes bulged – “That’s a STEAL!”

Then merrily Tim saw before him
The wonders of furniture by Hon,
Along with Allsteel and Steelcase, Keilhauer and Haworth,
Herman Miller and Teknion!

At last Tim’s plight was over
Ended was Tim’s furniture quest
He found all the right furniture at all the right prices
‘Twas CubeKing.com answered his behest.

As visions of his new office
Dance in Tim’s task light
We here at CubeKing wish you
Merry Christmas to all, and to all a good night!

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Holiday Office Furniture

Moving an office is a huge undertaking. But it can also be an incredible opportunity with tangible, very real, and very positive effects on the quality of life at work and the company as a whole.

Recently, a client of ours moved offices and wanted to share with us the effect that the move – and the furniture that came with it – had on their 9 to 5 work life.

The Right Chairs – The first thing I noticed about the new office and office furniture was how much of a difference my new chair made on my comfort level. My old chair was bulkier, had less adjustments, and in fact, one of the arms was falling off, and I had to keep screwing it back on. The new chair made an impression not just because of the arms actually being attached or the seat adjustments, but how the back felt against mine. Ergonomic chairs are the way to go, and reduced stress on the back, neck, and legs is only one of the benefits. I find my eyes are less strained during the day because while I’m still looking at the same computer screen for the same amount of time, I can lean forward or back in a way that lets me read at a reasonable distance in a position that puts less stress on me. Also, the seat adjustments are good for having my desk surface and chair at the right height ratio, so my legs and knees aren’t as bunched up, and my arms and mouse hand can rest easily, without adding undue pressure to my shoulders, which somehow used to get bunched up, too.

Check out our recent Office Chair & Seating inventory.
Read more about ergonomic office chairs in our article, “Cogito Ergo Ergonomics”.

The Right Desk – Going hand in hand with the right chair, having the right desk or workstation makes a big difference too. The desks that we purchased were over 7.5 feet wide, as opposed to the claustrophobic desk I used to have that was less than a measly 4 feet and had shelves falling off (I had to make sure I never set drinks up there or else I might have ended up with soaked file folders). I can now spread out my papers, stick out my elbows, and feel like I’m in better control over my surroundings.

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The Right Phones – The way our desk is now set up, we don’t have to have wires running all over the desk and getting tangled on each other. The phones and their cables are kept looking neat. Also, the new move was a great opportunity to install a new phone system too, which has helped my efficiency and concentration at work tremendously.

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Sound Control – While we actually don’t have cubicles, opting for an open air feel, we did install glass doors for shared but sequestered “private” offices. The result is an overwhelming feeling of calm, so much noise has been eliminated. The new phone system cuts out the need to always walk down the hall (or shout, as it had been the case) to communicate with co-workers. Where we could not install doors, we improvised a compromise by placing a long bookcase between distinct areas. Visually cut off and out of the way, the co-workers could still stay aware of what was going on the other room, which, from an acoustic and concentration perspective, was actually the perfect solution.

Check out our sound control solutions by clicking here for cubicle panel office components, private offices, or bookcases.

Office Furniture’s Effect on Worker Productivity – With less interruptions, noise, and better feng shui (my chair isn’t facing away from the door anymore), along with the branded environment setting, I feel more professional, and therefore better motivated to do a good job. I also have less stress and improved concentration, so I am confident in carrying out my day to day tasks – and confident in saying that for some tasks I have improved my completion time by 50%.

To learn more about how using the right office furniture can increase your productivity and efficiency in your job, click here.

For a great example of how office furniture and space planning saved a company thousands of dollars and improved worker satisfaction AND productivity by tangible numbers, read the article mentioned here.

Office Budget – If the boss isn’t satisfied with the claim of increased productivity and workflow translating into profit after investing in office furniture, another way to look at it is savings. Not just saving time screwing back in that pesky office chair arm – you can save a great deal of money and buy high quality office furniture for a cheap price by doing some research – you’ll find the best office furniture suppliers out there are ones that will meet or beat other legitimate offers, so you can do all your shopping (including space planning, transportation, installations, and even liquidation, breakdown/removal, and storage of old furniture) in one place. CubeKing was the solution for us. Their low prices helped us do a better job with the place, to afford better furniture and still be mindful of other expenses, such as employee raises, expansion (which was part of the reason for the move in the first place) and the new rent.

Learn about how much you can save by clicking here.

Branded Environment – However, I think that perhaps the greatest overall effect of the new office on our work life IS the overall effect; we have a very tied together, consistent look. With the corporate colors, logos, and signage riddled throughout, it helps to create a very professional ambiance that is good for productivity and concentration, attracting clients, instilling the need to remain organized and clean, and that emanates the authentic feeling that this is our home. This comes from a good (interior) design eye, great space planning, and only the best affordable furniture out there – from CubeKing, of course.

An eye-catching, well-integrated reception area can really tie together your branded environment and give visitors the impression that they are dealing with classy professionals. Click here to find a reception solution for your office, or better yet, contact one of our space planners for the full branded office environment effect.

If your company is on the move, in transition, or redesigning the office, consider the results this client had with their experience. The difference new (or new used furniture) can make is very evident, and can translate to better employee satisfaction, concentration, and production, leading to a profitable and wise investment. Remember, when it comes to high quality used office furniture, you can save up to 90% – that’s thousands of dollars! – just by picking up the phone and calling CubeKing, America’s #1 office furniture discounter at 1-888-399-7025.

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Be the first to purchase the following inventory that has just arrived by checking out CubeKing.com.

Read more about the benefits of ergonomic chairs and office furniture in our blog article, Cogito Ergo Ergonomics. We’ll help you find the right new office furniture or used office furniture to fulfill your needs. You can also view our newly arrived chairs by clicking here. Check out our other new inventory arrivals for workstations, desks and desks sets.

To purchase, call toll free 1-888-399-7025 or email us at sales@cubeking.com. We look forward to hearing from you.

UHE228Make / Model: Herman Miller Herman Miller ERGON 3 Task Chair
Description: 5 star base task chairs. 1000/Burgundy, 200/Blue. Seats are fully adjustable including the arms. Shipping extra. CubeKing can ship and install your furniture anywhere in the world.
Quantity: 1200
Price: Maroon -$ 95, Blue – $ 155
Stock Number: UHE228
Color: Burgundy / Blue
Condition: 8/10 – MONEY BACK GUARANTEE IF YOU’RE NOT HAPPY.
Notice: When it comes to quality seating and workstations, Herman Miller is a leader for quality. Furnish your office like a King with Herman Miller.
Contact: Call toll free 1-888-399-7025, email sales@cubeking.com, or go to cubeking.com/used-chair.

UKC213Make / Model: Keilhauer Conference / Task 765
Description: High Back Keilhauer Chairs 48 Gray Plaid
Quantity: 48
Price: $ 175 each plus delivery
Stock Number: UKC213
Color: Black Checked, Gray Plaid
Condition: 8.5/10
Contact: Call toll free 1-888-399-7025, email sales@cubeking.com, or go to cubeking.com/used-chair.

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Below is just a sampling of our incredible inventory of high-quality brand name Allsteel office furniture, desks, tables, chairs, and workstations. You can also access our other available brand name office furniture from our new blog page, Quality Brand Name Office Furniture. For the most up-to-date inventory, check our New Inventory Arrivals section, or better yet, go to CubeKing.com and search on Allsteel to find the best quality new and used office furniture at the best prices.

Allsteel Office Furniture

Make / Model: Allsteel Consensys
Description: 295 Person Complete Office Set-up standing in Irvine, CA: 92 Allsteel Consensys (6 x 6) Workstations and 170 (8 x 6) Workstations 48″ high panel with (1) 36″ Open Shelf, (1) bbf Pedestal, (1) ff Pedestal or (1)36″ 2-Drawer Lateral File in the (8 x 6), 280 Hon Resolution Task Chairs (Mocha – Fabric), 35 Kimball Int’l Private Offices “Waveworks” 20 – Manager Stations,125 Lateral Files, 2- Conference Tables and Seats.
Stock Number: WAC210
Price: WILL BEAT ANY OFFER ON USED OFFICE FURNITURE! SAVE UP TO 90%! Click here for more.

Make / Model: Allsteel Task Chair Trooper ‘High Performance’
Description: 18 – Sedona Red – Allsteel Trooper Task Chairs. They retail for $650- $800
Stock Number: UAT170
Price: WILL BEAT ANY OFFER ON USED OFFICE FURNITURE! SAVE UP TO 90%! Click here for more.

Below is just a sampling of our incredible inventory of high-quality brand name Herman Miller office furniture, desks, tables, chairs, and workstations. You can also access our other available brand name office furniture from our new blog page, Quality Brand Name Office Furniture. For the most up-to-date inventory, check our New Inventory Arrivals section, or better yet, go to CubeKing.com and search on Herman Miller to find the best quality new and used office furniture at the best prices.

Herman Miller Office Furniture

Make / Model: Herman Miller Action Office
Description: 925 Herman Miller Action Office work stations. 6 floors, fully furnished office. (8 x 6) and (6×6) and can be reconfigured into many options. Workstations 45″ and or 50″ high panels: (1) box file cabinet pedestal and your choice of a 2 or 3 drawer Herman Miller locking lateral file L-Shape 8×6 or 6×6 cube, 3 worksurfaces including corner worksurface, 2 tack Board, (2) 48″ Open Shelf. Also available is a Herman Miller Ergon 3 Task Chair. Perfect for a company plug and play lease option. Conference rooms and cherry wood Herman Miller executive private offices. Complete package. Lease building furnished in Orange County and plug in computers.
Stock Number: WHA227
Price: WILL BEAT ANY OFFER ON USED OFFICE FURNITURE! SAVE UP TO 90%! Click here for more.

Make / Model: Herman Miller B- Front Pedestal
Description: (3) Drawer Herman Miller ‘B’ Front Lateral Files LT paint.
Stock Number: UHB229
Price: WILL BEAT ANY OFFER ON USED OFFICE FURNITURE! SAVE UP TO 90%! Click here for more.

Make / Model: Herman Miller Round
Description: 8 ft. Maplewood Veneer Round Conference Table w/ center Voice/Data Pop-up Access with Black trim.
Stock Number: UHR235
Price: WILL BEAT ANY OFFER ON USED OFFICE FURNITURE! SAVE UP TO 90%! Click here for more.

Make / Model: Herman Miller Ambi Task Chair
Description: Ambi Task Chairs (black base/ wine back) w/ full paddle adjustments
Stock Number: UHA189
Price: WILL BEAT ANY OFFER ON USED OFFICE FURNITURE! SAVE UP TO 90%! Click
here for more.

Make / Model: Herman Miller AO3
Description: 440 (8 x 6) Workstations 53″ high panel w/ glass accent tile, (1) bbf Pedestal, (1) 48″
Open Shelf, (1) Corner Work Surface. A 42″ (2) Drawer lateral file can be purchased for additional cost.
Stock Number: WHA226
Price: WILL BEAT ANY OFFER ON USED OFFICE FURNITURE! SAVE UP TO 90%! Click here for more.

Make / Model: Herman Miller Ethospace Private Offices
Description: 140 cherrywood private offices (10.5 x 8) with (3) 48″ Overhead Bins, (1) 30″ Overhead Bin, (2) 48″ Open Shelf, (1) 30″ Open Shelf, (1) bbf Pedestal, (1) 42″ 2-Drawer Lat File, Rail tile for paper flow management, and (1) 36″ Round Conference Table.
Stock Number: WHE223
Price: WILL BEAT ANY OFFER ON USED OFFICE FURNITURE! SAVE UP TO 90%! Click here for more.

Make / Model: Herman Miller Action Office w/ Glass Stackable
Description: (25) stations (8 x 6) with Glass Accent tiles 47″/60″h – w/ (1)bbf Pedestal, (2) 48″ Open Shelves, (1) 2-Drawer Lateral File, Tack boards, Cherrywood Veneer Corner worksurfaces.
Stock Number: WHA233
Price: WILL BEAT ANY OFFER ON USED OFFICE FURNITURE! SAVE UP TO 90%! Click here for more.

Make / Model: Herman Miller AO3
Description: 78 designer (7 x 6.5) Workstations 66″ high panel w/ (2) 42″ Maplewood Veneer Overhead Bins, (1) ff Pedestal, Maplewood Veneer Ario Curvalinear Worksurface.
Stock Number: WHA211
Price: WILL BEAT ANY OFFER ON USED OFFICE FURNITURE! SAVE UP TO 90%! Click here for more.

Make / Model: Herman Miller ‘B’ Front Lateral Files
Description: (500) ‘B’ 2 – Drawer Lateral File 42″ / (500) 3- Drawer Lateral Files 36″
Stock Number: WH234
Price: WILL BEAT ANY OFFER ON USED OFFICE FURNITURE! SAVE UP TO 90%! Click here for more.

Make / Model: Herman Miller Ethospace
Description: 4 designer (8 x 8) Workstations 62″ high panel with (1) 48″ Overhead Bin, (1) 48″ Open Shelf, (1) FF Pedestal, (1) Hanging Whiteboard, Double Corner Worksurfaces. Used Workstations / Used Cubicles in great Condition along with 5 Private Offices.
Stock Number: WHE207
Price: WILL BEAT ANY OFFER ON USED OFFICE FURNITURE! SAVE UP TO 90%! Click here for more.

Make / Model: Herman Miller AO2 Action Office
Description: (25) (8 x 6) AO2 47″h Workstation – w/ 13″h Glass Stacker Accent Tiles, (1) bbf Pedestal, (1) 48″ Shelf, (1) 48″ Tack board, 30″ Deep Cherrywood Veneer Corner Worksurfaces.
Stock Number: WHA230
Price: WILL BEAT ANY OFFER ON USED OFFICE FURNITURE! SAVE UP TO 90%! Click here for more.

Make / Model: Herman Miller Etho Space
Description: 5 x 4.5 Workstations 54″ high
Stock Number: WHE72
Price: WILL BEAT ANY OFFER ON USED OFFICE FURNITURE! SAVE UP TO 90%! Click here for more.

Make / Model: Herman Miller Herman Miller ERGON 3 Task Chair
Description: 1200 5 star base task chairs. 1000/Burgundy, 200/Blue. Fully adjustable including the arms.
Stock Number: UHE228
Price: WILL BEAT ANY OFFER ON USED OFFICE FURNITURE! SAVE UP TO 90%! Click here for more.

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