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Time for an Office Clear Out?

Office Clearance

I don't know about you but the time between Christmas and New Year can be a real lull, especially if you have to come into the office and there's little work to do. But this is the best time to review your office belongings, have a clean out and refresh your office ready for the year ahead.

Getting rid of any redundant IT equipment and any office furniture that's had its day will help free up valuable office space and make your office look clean and tidy ready to start afresh in the coming year.

This Office Clearance Guide will help you dispose of such items responsibly. If they are still in working order, or there's still some life in your office furniture, you should consider donating them to charity or even try selling them on Ebay.

Office Stationery
Review your stationery cupboard as well, there's bound to be items in there that you don't need and biros that no longer work! Place your stationery order and restock your supplies ready for the coming year.

Computer Software
Review your computer software as some licenses may have expired and uninstall software that you no longer use to free up space on your hard drive.

Reception Area
Make sure your reception area is looking clean and tidy ready to welcome visitors. Sort out any old magazines in reception and replenish with the latest editions. If you have won any awards in the past year, showcase them in reception or place them in frames around your office for all to see and celebrate.

Kitchen Area
Dispose of any items in your fridge that have exceeded their use-by date, you don't want a nasty smells drifting through the office from the fridge!

Files and Paperwork
Archive any files or paperwork that you need to keep but don't use on a regular basis, and recycle papers that you don't need. Confidential waste can be disposed of by a specialist waste company.

An office clearance exercise is well-worth the time and effort, and helps you start afresh in the coming year.


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