Office Fitouts

Zac Latham

About Zac Latham

Zac Latham is co-owner of Xtreme Shopfitting and Joinery and has been a shopfitter for more than 30 years. He has a vast array of knowledge and experience in manufacturing fitouts that increase customers and revenue.

5 office fitouts to draw inspiration from

5 office fitouts to draw inspiration from

As a professional shopfitter, I like to stay up-to-date with the latest fitout trends. Of late, I’ve found some amazing office fitouts on Pinterest. And, I must say, they have inspired me in a number of ways. Here are 5 of my favourite office fitouts on Pinterest. Hopefully, you can draw some insp...
Sydney Shop fitting trends for 2017

Sydney Shop fitting trends for 2017

Like time and many other things, fitout design trends change time and again. Whether it is a fitout for a hotel or an office space, trends are always on the move. While this is a hindrance for business owners, it certainly works great for architects, interior designers and of course, shopfitters suc...
Reducing the costs of office fitouts in Melbourne

Reducing the costs of office fitouts in Melbourne

Are you looking to open a new office in Melbourne but worried about how you’ll fund your fitout? Well then, I’ve got some good news for you! There are several ways you can go about funding office fitouts in Melbourne and thankfully, you need not spend tons of money to get an effective fitout. Ho...
Can science help design office fitouts that attract and retain staff?

Can science help design office fitouts that attract and retain staff?

Winning the talent battle in Sydney is a huge hurdle for employers, with many struggling to attract and recruit talented employees. Even if talented staff is recruited, retaining them proves to be a major challenge for most. In order to overcome this challenge, organisations are now turning to scien...
6 Office Fitout Tips to Improve Employee Health

6 Office Fitout Tips to Improve Employee Health

As a fellow business owner, I understand that my business is only as good as the team behind it. If you believe your business can perform much better than it currently is, one of the first things you should look at is your employees’ health and well-being. If you’ve been following this blog, the...
Office Fitouts: Shaped by Workplace Flexibility and Staff Well-Being

Office Fitouts: Shaped by Workplace Flexibility and Staff Well-Being

If you’re in the process of designing or refurbishing your office workspace, you may find yourself asking; what makes a good office fitout? The answer to this question tends to change with the times. Today, as technology continues to revolutionise the workplace, it’s not just working hours that ...
Office Fitouts: Trends and Tips for Office Design

Office Fitouts: Trends and Tips for Office Design

With beautiful beaches and a laid-back lifestyle, who wouldn’t want to work in Perth? Fortunately, with current office space rentals becoming more competitive, establishing an office in a city that’s a stone throw away from the best that nature has to offer is now much more affordable. With the ...
Introduce textiles into your office fitout

Introduce textiles into your office fitout

While a well-designed office has been proven to increase productivity and morale at the workplace, there is one design element that is often overlooked. Textiles. Beyond the layout, colour and patterns used in your office design, textiles can offer many great benefits that you probably are not even ...
Increase Office Productivity with Acoustical Comfort

Increase Office Productivity with Acoustical Comfort

There are many things to consider when starting a new office. First you have to find an office space, then you have to design the office, and finally you have to find a company that specialises in office fitouts (My hand is raised!!). But within each of these steps are many more steps, while I can&#...

Dynamic Workplaces: The New Trend for Melbourne Office Fitouts

The way we accomplish our jobs and design our workplaces have surely evolved over the last 5 years. People have become more mobile, bringing their jobs anywhere they go. They call this the telecommuting lifestyle. Thanks to the huge advances we have been making in Internet connectivity and mobile te...

Green Building: It Just Makes Sense

If you haven’t noticed it yet, for the last few years, the buzzword has been “green”: green energy, green walls, and green buildings, the list goes on. Although the basic idea of green is simple, it seems many still don’t have a full grasp of it. Thus, they tend to do it wrong, and they’re...

Green Walls: The New Trend in Office Design

There’s a growing trend in office design today, and I think it’s high time that I put a spotlight to it. It’s called green walls. Okay, what are green walls? Are these walls that are plain green? No, we’re talking about walls filled with live plants. You may now be wondering why such a thing...