A pivotal part of environment is office furniture. The facility with which an employee identifies himself is called office furniture. The following factors are to be considered at the time of selection of office furniture:

(a) Office furniture should ensure maximum savings in space.

(b) It should be of good appearance because good-looking furniture adds to’ the look of the office.

(c) It should facilitate easy cleaning.


(d) The weight of the furniture should be light enough to move around the office.

(e) The furniture should ensure safety in its use.

(f) Built-in-file unit furniture saves movement of workers and thereby are regarded as labour saving devices.

(g) The design of the furniture should be proper to suit the requirements of executives.


(h) It should be durable.