Office Pods And Office Booths

What are Office Pods?

Office pods or office booths are a unique way to completely isolate from the rest of the bustling office, essentially it is used as a private space to work and concentrate. Acoustic pods are an isolated, self contained area within a room (a room-in-room solution) that provides offices with acoustic private and isolated spaces for a wide range of uses. For example meeting room pods, office phone booths, privacy booths and mini work pods the perfect areas for meetings, phone calls and work respectively.

Most of our acoustic office pods are freestanding units, not fixed structures which is perfect for flexible work spaces and office planning. Additionally, all of our high quality pods are designed to be completely self-contained and need no planning permission whilst also passing every building standard and fire-regulation needed in office buildings.


What Are Acoustic Office Pods Designed With?

Office Pods are typically designed as independent units within the office, these acoustic pods are typically made of sound-absorbing wall panels, glazed partitioning and flat roofs and make easy and simple installation and reconfiguration that would fit the rapidly changing environment within an office. The units simply are fully operational after a quick plug-in to the nearest port.

Therefore our privacy pods provide the perfect room-in-room solution when staff require a quiet privacy zone for meetings, collaboration or focused working within modern workspaces.


What types of Bespoke Office Pods are available?

Meeting pods provide a greatly needed acoustic private meeting space. Office phone booths provide the perfect space for confidential calls. Work pods/Hybrid workspaces allow employees to work effectively without any distractions.

Some benefits of our high quality office pods include :

  • Being a free space that provides privacy when required
  • Being a secluded, enclosed space for concentration
  • Improves the mental well-being of staff
  • Lowers the stress of office workers
  • Providing complete confidentiality
  • A place to help escape distracting noises – office noise reduction
  • High levels of office pod mobility – some on wheels.

Therefore, with these soundproof office pods a comfortable space is provided to perform office-related tasks, confidential or sensitive meetings, and much more.

The features typically offered on an Acoustic Office Pod include:  

  • Led lighting and air circulation controlled by infrared motion sensors 
  • Power outlets and USB charging ports 
  • Whiteboard panels 
  • TV monitor brackets and pinboards 
  • Pods additionally include meeting tables and acoustic furniture. 

Why are Soundproof Office Pods so important?

Soundproof office pods, phone booths and meeting pods have found a new use within the modern office environment. They provide single person privacy booths, giving privacy for: personal calls, telephone interviews, focused working or to carry out one-to-one (confidential) video conference or Skype calls.

Introducing office phone booths into the workplace solves many problems associated with staff leaving the office to make calls or using larger meeting rooms for privacy, thus wasting less meeting room space which might be better suited for larger groups who need the space.

Aprés Furniture provide an extensive range of privacy office booths for office suited to solving various problems where staff might need that little space to find shelter in for a few minutes. Office phone booths are perfect in that they are un-fixed and can be easily moved to any place within the office by the facilities management.


Can you hear Fire Alarms in our Pods?

In all of our acoustic pods you can hear a standard commercial fire alarm whilst inside an acoustic office pod, however there is no separate fire alarm option that can be specified for any of our pods. Please note, all our pods meet the fire-regulations specified by building regulations in the UK.


Why buy your Office Pods from Après Furniture?

At Après Furniture, we have over 30 years of experience installing office pods for all types of businesses and offices. We have relationships with the top Office Pod manufacturers worldwide and boast one of the largest collections of office pods, meeting pods, two person meeting pods, phone booths, work pods, work booths, Campers And Dens, lounge pods, garden pods and hybrid workspaces in the UK and Europe.

We have many satisfied clients since the first indoor office pod installation we carried out over a decade ago, to the new office pods designed for privacy and office noise reduction. We make sure our clients are involved throughout the process and we advise, plan and install any acoustic phone booth, acoustic pod or hybrid work pod solutions throughout the UK and Europe.

We can guide you through the selection process, starting with choosing the right type of pod for your business, based on your office space, floorplan, employees and your needs regarding function and flexibility. All our installations will adhere to your building’s regulations.