Secondhand tables to give your office a fresh look

Secondhand tables

There always seems to be something we need to fix in our offices. The lights keep tripping, the chair is starting to rip, and your table isn't quite suitable for your needs anymore. Unfortunately, these repairs and replacements cost us money and with the Christmas period fast approaching; we don't always have the funds to spare in doing up our office space.

This month, RBF looks at how you can save money and still have a great new look for your office with our secondhand tables as good as new. Check out the benefits of choosing secondhand tables over new ones below and get in touch if you need the help of RBF to upgrade your office.

Choosing the best secondhand tables for your style

Your office desk is the pinnacle of the work you do. Many of us sit for up to 9 hours a day at our desks, and for this reason, it's imperative that you choose a comfortable desk that works for you, your space and helps to get those creative juices flowing. Amazingly, around 46.6% of us worked from home at some point during the pandemic, and with 32% of businesses stating they are not sure about the future of homeworking - this option does seem set to increase as we move forwards.

Yet, most of us do not have the correct setup at home, with only 28% of working adults having access to a home office. Many of us have worked from our dressing tables, kitchen worktops, or even the sofa leading to pressure on our spines, legs and necks, and long waits to speak to the doctor. For this reason, having an office desk and office chair that supports your body and your working posture is crucial to high work output and comfort.

Office desks don't have to be ugly or take up a lot of space (a necessity if you are home working). This is where Recycled Business Furniture can help! You can find a secondhand table that is perfect for your needs and becomes an excellent addition to your home rather than an eyesore you try to hideaway.

Don't forget about comfort and practicality!

Your new table should offer you complete practicality so you can work comfortably and effectively whilst sitting at it. Don't just choose a secondhand table because it looks good and fits perfectly in your private office. Ensure you will have enough space to fit your desktop or laptop, space to design if you are in the creative industry and office storage space in the form of a pedestal that could save you space elsewhere.

When choosing a secondhand table, you don't just have to think about the space you need to work from or the style you want. Consider your current office chair as well. If you are not looking to replace your chair, you will need to take into consideration its height and measurements before finding the right secondhand table. Ensure your chair will fit comfortably under the desk and meet all your needs once you have found the suitable desk for you.

At RBF, we stock a wide variety of secondhand tables in our showroom, ready and waiting for you to come and choose the perfect one for your office space. Whether you are looking for adjustable desks, executive desks or general office ideas, RBF have the ideal solution for you and your office.

The benefits of choosing secondhand tables over brand new ones

There are many incredible benefits when you decide to select a secondhand table for your office space:

Environmentally friendly - do your part for the environment by choosing to purchase a secondhand table that would otherwise go to a landfill site.

Cost-Effective - it can be costly to buy the desk you want, so save money and time by finding your perfect secondhand table with Recycled Business Furniture.

More expensive models - if you are looking for the perfect expensive desk, you may well find this in the showroom with RBF. Get an excellent looking desk for your office space that looks incredibly expensive but doesn't break the bank.

Mix and match to find the perfect size - found the perfect desk but don't like the legs? Have the ability to mix and match when you choose to shop with RBF. We can create the ideal secondhand table for you.

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RBF has a great range of secondhand tables for your fresh office look

At Recycled Business Furniture, we have a vast range of secondhand tables, office desk chairs and general office furniture available to see in our showroom. We believe that kitting your office space out with the ideal furniture shouldn't leave you out of pocket or out of style. Choose from hundreds of pieces to get a completely new look no matter what size your office is.

As one of the leading UK suppliers of used office furniture, our customers are always at the top of our priority list. Let us know what you are looking for, and we will be able to tell you whether we have it in stock or are planning for it to come in soon. Our furniture solutions fit every budget, and our excellent customer service keeps our clients coming back time and time again.

To get in contact or come and visit our showroom, give RBF a call today and be confident that you won't walk away empty-handed!

updated: 7 months ago

Ghosts of furniture past - recycle your old office furniture

Old office furniture

You walk into your office on a Monday morning only to be met with a frightful sight. Scuffed and damaged desk legs, chairs that are ripped and falling apart, tired-looking pedestals and a sofa that has definitely seen better days. Don't put it to the back of your mind or add it to your to-do list for next week. If you have decided to get rid of your old office furniture and need to find some cost-effective replacements, speak to RBF. We can support you to remove your old office furniture - either for recycling or reselling - and we have a huge warehouse full of nearly new office equipment just ready to take its place in your office.

In this months blog, we look at the damage your old furniture could be doing to your business and how we can support you to get rid of your ghosts and walk into a comfortable friendly space on a Monday morning.

The damage your old office furniture could be doing to your business

Unfortunately, if you are still working with outdated and damaged equipment - particularly in an office where you frequently invite potential clients to meet you - this could be doing damage to your company in a variety of ways.

Staff morale and retention can be seriously affected by older and broken down furniture and equipment. If they are expected to continue working with furniture that is broken or run down and potentially hazardous to them, it may leave them feeling undervalued and embarrassed of their workplace.

Visitors and potential clients - if they are visiting your offices - could leave thinking that you don't take care of the furniture in your offices, so why would you take care of them? Office furniture is a very visual representation of your business so ensure you always have your best foot forward when trying to impress the visitors and clients who come through your door.

That's why we suggest getting rid of your outdated equipment and looking into purchasing some new furniture to make your office shine again.

Out with the old and in with the new!

If you have decided to rid yourself and your office of your old, worn-out furniture you will surely be looking for new and practical furniture to take its place. Did you know that Recycled Business Furniture can support you with both your recycling needs and sourcing your new equipment?

We provide a range of services to help you reduce the environmental impact of your workplace, including:

Office Furnishings - We can supply all types of office furnishings from desks, chairs, filing cabinets, storage units, shelving etc... as well as complete office refurbishment packages.

Furniture Re-use – Our re-usable products are made with recycled materials or have been designed using eco-friendly manufacturing processes.

The benefits of recycling your old office furniture

Recycling your older office furniture can give you a whole host of benefits that you had never even considered before - check out our top benefits below:

  • Reduce your carbon footprint by reducing energy consumption during transport and storage
  • Save money on buying new products or hiring additional staff
  • Help protect the environment by preventing unnecessary production of virgin resources
  • Improve employee morale by providing them with updated furniture that makes them feel valued and gives them more space
  • Increase productivity by allowing employees to use recycled material instead of purchasing new equipment

The benefits of recycling your old furniture really are endless and when you choose to part with these ghosts, it can only ever bring a new lease of life to your office. When you recycle with RBF, you can be sure that your old furniture is going to be disposed of correctly using our own recycling facilities. If your furniture can be updated and renewed, we will take care of this and it will then be moved to our warehouse where it will support someone else looking to give their own office a new lease of life. Rest assured, whether your furniture is being sold on or sent to the recycling centre, we will always ensure we are our processes are efficient and environmentally friendly.

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Choose Recycled Business Furniture to rid yourself of furniture ghosts

As well as offering a wide range of products that include desks, tables, storage units, shelving systems and more, here at RBF, we also specialise in providing efficient office furniture recycling solutions. Our team work closely with clients to ensure they receive the most suitable service at the right price.

Whether it's a small or large scale project, we'll take care of everything so there’s no need to worry about anything else. RBF has been working with businesses looking to remove their old furniture and replace it with something newer for many years, so we have all the experience and knowledge you need when it comes to furniture removals and replacements. For more information on our services or to take a look around our showroom to pick out your own new furniture pieces, get in touch with us today.

updated: 7 months ago

Secondhand Conference tables - Let RBF help you meet in style

Secondhand Conference tables

Conference tables are essential in any boardroom or meeting place, and finding the perfect one can sometimes be challenging. But you don't have to always buy new to get something that you'll love. There are plenty of secondhand tables out there, and here we will discuss why you should consider a secondhand one and how to choose the perfect one from Recycled Business Furniture for your business.

Why do people even use conference tables?

A conference table is a vital component of any conference room. It is the point of convergence, where all stakeholders can come together to discuss business, share ideas and more importantly, make decisions. While a conference table is an excellent asset to a company, buying a new conference table can be a costly affair. As a result, many businesses turn to the alternative option of purchasing a secondhand conference table.

Conference tables are valuable tools in the facilitation of meetings, but how did this piece of furniture get to the point of being such a significant part of the business world? And how did it become one of the essential pieces of office furniture in the world? Conference tables are used in every boardroom in the world, in every office to assist businesses in their decision-making processes. It has been said that if two people are in a room, there should be a conference table in the room to help them make decisions.

This furniture item is available in a range of styles to suit any business. For example, if you are in the process of redesigning your boardroom, or if you require a replacement conference table to make your business stand out, consider the option of purchasing a used conference table to create a more effective and efficient work environment.

Designs and styles of conferences tables

When choosing the best style of table that will suit your office or boardroom, it is crucial to consider your floor space, your height requirements and what you will be using the table for. Here at Recycled Business Furniture, we have many different table styles available to choose from, including round, square and rectangle, so there is sure to be something to suit your needs. Our range includes modern, traditional, and executive tables to help you find your ideal boardroom table. We also carry various finishes, so if you are looking for a modern, sleek table to match your decor, we have an excellent selection for you to choose from.

Herman Miller Circular Table

Kusch and Co Square table

Luke Hughes Maple Veneer

Large walnut Boardroom Table

The benefits of secondhand conference tables

There are plenty of benefits to purchasing secondhand conference tables, but the most common one is the cost. Every business is looking to save money, but sometimes buying secondhand can be a costly mistake. It’s important to know the differences between purchasing secondhand and buying new, as well as what to look out for when purchasing used furniture.

Buying secondhand conference tables can save you a lot of money on the overall price of the furniture. A cheaper price tag isn’t the only benefit to buying used; there are some drawbacks. One of the main drawbacks of purchasing used is that you don’t know what condition the furniture is in. Some secondhand furniture is in great shape, but some furniture is not.

You need to know what you’re getting, which can be hard to do when buying online. It’s always best to inspect the furniture yourself, but sometimes that isn’t possible. There are also some other hidden costs of buying secondhand conference tables, such as delivery charges. You need to know what you’re getting, but you also need to know what you’re getting yourself into.

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RBF providing secondhand conference tables with style

You've heard a lot about second-hand conference tables being a sustainable and cost-effective way to furnish your business, but would you know how to go about selecting the right table to suit your needs? When you choose to work with RBF, our expert team will provide advice and support to choose a second-hand conference table that adds style to your boardroom and supports your meetings every time.

When choosing conference tables for your meeting rooms, you need to make sure you choose the right size and shape for your space and the correct type of material for your conference room. You will also need to consider the table's location and how easy it will be to manage and keep clean. Recycled Business Furniture is here to support you through all your furniture choices, making your office as good as new for a fraction of the cost. Give us a call today to arrange a visit to our High Wycombe Showroom.

updated: 10 months ago

The Herman Miller Chair - a truly famous piece of furniture

Miller Chair

Miller Chair

If you're in the market for a new office chair and you are not sure what to buy, this handy guide will definitely give you an insight into the god of all chairs - the Herman Miller. With a hefty price tag to purchase new, why not consider purchasing your latest office chair from Recycled Business Furniture? For great quality and even better prices, speak to our team today.

Herman Miller Chairs - do they seem familiar to you?

Ah, Herman Miller. Without a doubt the godfather of office chairs. Sleek in design, ultra-comfortable to sit in on those long office days, and oddly familiar... yes you may have seen it before. Remember the Simpsons episode featuring god working at his desk in a comfortable chair? That's a Herman Miller Aeron he is lounging in. Actually, the Simpsons programme wasn't the only place a Herman Miller has been featured - they are actually rather famous in the world of TV and film. Fraiser, Will & Grace, even Bond in Casino Royale got his own Herman Miller.

Known for the understated design, meant to be appreciated by those who know what a Herman Miller chair is and how sought after they are - particularly the 1994 model which is now considered a classic. Let's delve into the world of these famous chairs a little deeper and see why they are becoming increasingly popular in any office taking their comfortable and design seriously.

Why Herman Miller Chairs are serious business

Over 100 years old with a complete outlook on creating impeccable design and protecting the environment, Herman Miller created a vision to look after both its staff and customers whilst designing beautiful furniture.

Aeron Chairs The ergonomic masterpiece as modelled by God in the Simpsons and various other films and TV series. This chair was created specifically for the office and those who spend long working hours at their desks. The latest models have been created for a range of body types in order to provide the best for a wide range of clients and have also now been upgraded in an environmentally friendly way to include an ocean plastic backing.

Sayl Chairs Belonging to a Sayl family of side tables and stools, the Sayl range was created to offer a minimalistic yet stylish option for an office chair. Still taking on the ergonomic values and principles Herman Miller is known for whilst having fun with the design and shape of the chair to create a unique focal point in the office.

Mirra 2 Chairs Mirra 2 is the design choice that responds to you and your movements effortlessly, so you don't even have to think about it. Available in 2 main back choices - TriFlex or Butterfly - depending on the movement and comfort you are looking for. As always with any Herman Miller Chair, design and style are still high on the list and these chairs are no exception.

Benefits of a Herman Miller chair

Secondhand Herman Miller chairs keep their value and design

As you may have guessed, the price tag of a new Herman Miller chair is going to be out of many price ranges for offices who have to stick to a budget when buying furniture. That's where Recycled Business Furniture can save the day.

Purchasing a Herman Miller chair shouldn't break the bank and when you visit our showroom of beautiful secondhand furniture it won't. we have a huge range of Herman Miller chairs, just waiting for you to try out and fall in love with, and as its secondhand but still incredible quality, the money you spend on your new chair with us will hold its value and design for years to come.

Herman Miller is a household name for many and as such, the brand name and awareness has created classic masterpieces that continue to hold their value over time. For an investment piece that's comfortable for hours, Herman Miller is the only office chair choice you need to make.

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Recycled Business Furniture - home of the secondhand Herman Miller

Recycled Business Furniture, based conveniently in High Wycombe just off the M40 is the home to many pieces of beautiful office furniture that has been recovered from office moves and closures. The aim for RBF is simple, reduce our waste production and provide businesses and individuals with quality furniture pieces at affordable prices.

We have a huge range of stock, both in our showroom and adjoining warehouse and encourage everyone to give us a call to book an appointment for a walk around, where you will be able to source the perfect furniture for your office check it for yourself before purchasing. We are proud of the furniture we can provide our clients and of the hard work we do every day to ensure that the office furniture is not just sent to landfills or to the dump.

If you're looking for great quality furniture, including that perfect Herman Miller Chair, give us a call today and book some time to look around our endless stock!

updated: 10 months ago

Second hand furniture Birmingham

Secondhand furniture

Secondhand furniture

Stress-free furniture removal in Birmingham

There are many reasons why you may be looking for a furniture removals team and Recycled Business Furniture can provide a bespoke solution to clear your unwanted office furniture. Whether you are downsizing, redecorating or relocating, RBF have the experience and expertise to clear your unwanted furniture efficiently and effectively.

Recycled Business Furniture specialise in the removal and clearance of large offices. Our team of clearance experts will handle all furniture removal from bulky items such as filing cabinets, to reception furniture and desks. If you need your office environment clearing out and don’t know where to start, give RBF a call today to see how they can help you and your office.

Not only do RBF support you to clear you offices, we will purchase items from you that are in good condition and we can also recycle office items at our own facilities that have reached the end of their shelf life.

Speak to RBF about your Birmingham clearance needs

Purchase recycled Business furniture for your Birmingham office

Your office furniture doesn’t have to be new to ooze style, quality and comfort. There are many quality furniture pieces available that have been previously loved and are still in perfect condition. Furnishing your office shouldn’t cost you the earth and you should be able to enjoy the luxury and support that comes with purchasing good quality pre-owned office furniture.

At RBF, we have an extensive showroom full of quality office furniture in perfect condition just waiting to become the latest edition to your office space. From Herman Miller chairs offering incredible back support, to extendable electric desks offering you the ability to work standing, speak to RBF today.

If you are looking for the perfect desk space that you can work from comfortably, RBF have a great range of second-hand office desks that will suit you style and requirements. If you find the perfect desk for you that doesn’t quite match your ideal measurements, just let us know - most of our desks are customisable for you and we can cut your desk to the size you need.

Take a look at RBF online shop

High Quality second hand furniture from RBF

At Recycled Business Furniture, we guarantee and extensive range of quality office furniture items where you will find the perfect items for you to make your office stand out. We believe that our customers should get the highest quality office items without breaking the bank and when you shop with RBF, we will provide expert advice and guidance including to adopt the correct seating position and correct desk posture to make sure you not only have the best quality furniture at the lowest price, but that you can use it properly to promote your physical health and wellbeing.

Visit our vast showroom, conveniently based just off the M40, or take a look at our online shop to see what pre-loved office furniture we currently have in stock. Once you have chosen your perfect furniture items, either arrange to collect or have your items delivered by our team.

Visit the RBF showroom

updated: 11 months ago

Second hand furniture Swindon

Secondhand furniture

Secondhand furniture

Choosing pre-loved office furniture for your Swindon Office space

When is comes to choosing the best furniture for your office space, RBF have the expertise and the stock to ensure that no matter the furniture you need, RBF can deliver. Whether you are looking for office tables, storage solutions, unique pieces that make your office stand out or a huge amount of matching chairs, RBF can support to kit your office out to the highest quality.

Recycled Business Furniture have been the solution for many companies who require furniture for their offices, from smaller teams of 10 to large companies with over 100 staff members. With their large showroom based just off the M40, RBF have been the answer for many business across the UK with the office furniture requirements.

Visit the RBF Showroom

Second hand reception furniture to greet your clients

Make an entrance to your office with high quality second-hand office furniture that makes a good impression and reduces your environmental impact. Purchasing new office furniture can have a detrimental impact on your carbon footprint and in a world that is becoming more conscious of the environment and climate change, buying your office furniture from a reputable second-hand office furniture company like RBF can put you on the forefront of reducing damages to the environment.

Pre loved office furniture is a cost effective way of stocking your office with great quality furniture that doesn’t take up your entire budget for the year. Creating a beautiful reception space doesn’t have to cost the earth and with quality furniture from RBF, you can be sure that not only will your reception space be stylish, but it will be practical and comfortable as well.

Visit the online RBF shop

RBF can support with your Swindon office clearance

Not only have RBF made a great reputation for themselves in supplying high quality second-hand furniture to their clients, they have also got a brilliant team of clearance specialists who work with large offices to clear the furniture they no longer need. Whether you are downsizing your space, recreating your office look or relocating your offices to pastures new, the removals team at RBF will be able to clear your unwanted furniture so don’t have to worry.

RBF having been offering a professional solution to office furniture clearances for many years and as such, know a great piece of furniture or collection of furniture when they see one. If your furniture is in good condition, RBF will purchase these pieces from you. If your furniture is past its best and needs to be recycled, RBF will be happy to do this for you for a competitive fee, and using their own facilities, you can be sure that your furniture is being recycled in an environmentally friendly way.

Speak to RBF about your clearance needs

updated: 11 months ago

The best secondhand office furniture ranges


Which type of furniture is most desirable for an office?

This question is best answered by thinking about what you would like most out of your office space. We are all looking for comfort and practicality of the furniture we use, and if you have a smaller space to work with, this becomes more important. Take into considerations your surroundings, your current number of staff and if this is likely to increase over time. At RBF, we have a variety of furniture items that match perfectly, to ensure that whatever you choose, your office looks tidy and consistent.

Should you buy refurbished office chairs?

Office chairs can be expensive, particularly if you are looking for an ergonomic fit and a long lasting chair. Refurbished office chairs have been cleaned and fixed to a high standard so you can be sure that you are still buying high quality office chairs - just at a fraction of the price. You will also be ensuring that recycling continues and that you are doing your bit for our environment.

How do I determine the value of used office furniture?

At RBF, we believe that your office furniture should be valued on the way it completes your office. It is a solution to a challenge that you have and often, that can be invaluable. Why not speak to our showroom experts who will be able to advise you on the original retail price, so you can see the money you are saving?

Should I buy a used desk?

Much like buying a refurbished office chair, a used desk can still be a practical and perfect solution to your office. Our furniture is always the highest standard and has been thoroughly checked before it reaches our stockroom. Purchasing a used desk can save your business money and will still be up to the task.

What does office furniture include?

At RBF, we stock a wide range of office furniture including:

  • Desks
  • Seating
  • Soft furnishings
  • Storage
  • Table

We also stock a variety of miscellaneous items, making us truly your one stop shop for office furniture.

Why buy high-quality used furniture?

At RBF, we are committed to ensuring that little to no office furniture pieces end up in a landfill site. For this reason (as well as the money it saves you) we believe that purchasing high-quality used furniture should become the new norm for any looking to kit out their office space. All the furniture we stock has been thoroughly checked and only the best products become part of our showroom. Why throw something away when it can serve a great purpose?

Where can I find second-hand office furniture near me?

Recycled Business Furniture is conveniently located on the Sands Industrial Estate in High Wycombe, just off the M40. This puts us in a prime location for Oxford, Buckinghamshire and London. Our full address is: Bardeen House, Hillbottom Road, Sands Industrial Estate, High Wycombe, HP12 4HJ. Just click here and it will take you straight to google maps.

Where do you source your second hand furniture?

Alongside our showroom, we have a team of removal experts who support both small and large businesses to clear their office space when they are feeling cluttered, are moving to a new area or no longer need the furniture for a variety of reasons. This is the furniture that we then ensure is of high quality prior to putting into our showroom, ready to be chosen by you.

Do you have a showroom?

Yes, our showroom is based at our office in High Wycombe. Just give us a call to book an appointment and come to see all our office furniture for yourself. We always recommend viewing your chosen products prior to purchasing, just to ensure you are happy with them.

What are your opening hours?

Our showroom is open from 09:00-15:30 Monday to Friday. Just give us a call on 01494 801 067 to book an appointment.

Can I return the product if I don’t like it?

In the unlikely event that you are not happy with your product once you have taken it to your office, we are able to offer a credit note for the items worth so you can find something more suitable to your space.

Do you deliver the furniture once I have purchased?

We do offer a delivery service to those who are unable to collect their items. Currently, due to restrictions that are in place, if you would prefer to have delivery, we are only able to offer kerbside drop off as we are not able to enter the building or private space.

If you prefer to collect your items personally, we can support you with this, and just ask that you ensure the vehicle you are bringing will be able to safely fit the items you are taking away.

How often do you get new stock in?

We get new stock all the time, so you can be sure our showroom is always full of office furniture ready for you to come and take a look. Why not check out our website stock pages before booking an appointment - if you see something you think would work perfectly in your office, just let our team know.

updated: 12 months ago

Top great uses for secondhand pedestals in your space

Pedestals. We at RBF think they are a brilliant piece of furniture. With so many uses, this versatile storage facility can transform any area into a space-saving genius. So many people believe that a pedestal is just for office space, but we are here to tell you, you can do so much more with this furniture. Our blog gives you ten uses for pedestals that could inspire you, whether it's for your shed or your office.

Extra filing space for the documents you need to protect

The bottom drawer of a desk pedestal is perfect for storing your confidential documents. With built-in rails for suspension files and a quality locking system, a pedestal is brilliant for storage files, particularly those that need to be protected.

A Desk Caddy that doesn't take up floor space

Where it all began, a pedestal is the ultimate answer for your desk caddy. A great storage space, particularly for those with limited floor space, your pedestal has all the basic functionalities to provide a secure storage space leaving you room for other necessities.

Mobile seating for visitors and employees

Not many people are aware that many pedestals come with a cushioned top, making it a great seating area. What makes using a pedestal as a seat even better is that because your pedestal is on wheels, it can be moved to suit your arrangements at any time.

Tool storage for the Home 'DIYer'

Many pedestals are used for office and desk storage, but they make great storage units for tools due to their sturdiness and versatility. Whether you are a mechanic or a handyman, you need somewhere to store your devices in your workshop or onsite and what could be better than a mobile, lockable system that doesn't take up too much space but still has enough room to store your much-needed equipment.

Personal Item protection whilst you are at work

Desk pedestals are great for storing your items, whether you are at work or home. Lock away your valuable belongings and be comfortable with knowing they will be there when you get back. Don't forget to lock away those biscuits as well, as in an office they tend to disappear quickly!

Bedside tables with a unique difference

If you have an eye for unique furniture that is practical and sure to be a conversation starter? In that case, why not consider a pedestal as a bedside table option? With plenty of storage space with drawer options for all your needs and a variety of colours that are sure to match your room, utilising a pedestal as a bedside table could be a great choice.

Shed drawers for seasonal items that tend to disappear

If you're constantly losing the extensions to garden hoses, the cap for your paddling pool or the ties to your parasol, you could require a pedestal for your shed. Store all the small seasonal items that always get lost in one place, and you never need to worry when summer comes around again.

Van storage for fiddly screws and materials

With limited space in your van, a pedestal could be a great option to store both your little 'bits and pieces' such as screws and cable ties in the top drawers, leaving space for your more significant tools in the bottom drawer. In addition, the lockable cabinet will provide you with peace of mind that your tools will be safe and won't open surprisingly when you are moving.

Desk support to extend your working space

Pedestals were initially used as desk support, removing the need for one of the legs. This provides excellent storage space and can often claw back some much-needed floor space in your office. But, of course, office desks always benefit from extra space, mainly if you are working from 2 screens and still need a landline phone and an intray!

RBF can transform your space with secondhand pedestals in stock now

Here at Recycled Business Furniture, we have a great range of used pedestals in stock, ready for you to come and take a look at before utilising it in your space. We can guarantee you won't be disappointed with our high-quality furniture, so come and look around our showroom to see just how big our stocklist is! Conveniently located in High Wycombe, we are easily accessed from any part of Buckinghamshire.

updated: 1 year ago

Declutter your space with a Secondhand Pedestal


A pedestal is one of the best choices for a small office or home office. They are a great way to save space and usually come with storage cabinets which can be handy. Purchasing a used pedestal is also a practical way to utilise desk space and storage without overspending. With a great variety of pedestals in stock, we have no doubt that you will find a solution to your office space with Recycled Business Furniture.

Endless pedestal choices with Recycled Business Furniture

If you have limited space in your office, we know you will be looking for a savvy way to save space whilst still having the right amount of storage you need to keep your documents and items safe. Here at Recycled Business Furniture, we have a wide range of pedestals in stock, just waiting for you to choose which one is right for you.

Here are just some of the pedestal ranges we have in stock and ready for purchase:

Silver metal pedestal with a red cushioned top - great for storing items with three drawers, extra seating and mobile.

Cherry wood pedestal - Great for space-saving and storing items with two drawers, this pedestal fits under your desk.

Graphite slimline pedestal - This three-drawer system is an excellent choice for under desk storage for smaller spaces.

Bow fronted grey metal pedestal - If you need extra storage, this four drawer under desk pedestal would be perfect for you.

For more choices in pedestals, why not take a look at our showroom page, where you will find a suitable pedestal for you that matches your pre-existing furniture.

At RBF, not only do we have a wide range of pedestals, filing cabinets and other office furniture, we have multiple of the same item in stock, so you can also kit out larger offices without worrying about your furniture not matching.

Please take a look at our range of pedestals to see which piece of furniture would fit perfectly in your space, whether it's for your office, studio, or workshop. All pedestals are manufactured to a high standard with quality material, meaning they are solid and reliable.

Why quality secondhand pedestals are the best choice for your workspace

When you purchase a secondhand pedestal from RBF, you can be sure that you are not only getting a product in excellent condition for a fraction of the price, but you will be creating extra storage space for your office and saving on the valuable floor space you have.

With offices becoming remote as the world changes, it has never been a better time to reconsider the space you have and create a more efficient working area by purchasing a pedestal.

Our great range of pedestals have many functions:

  • All pedestals are drawers on wheels, so you can move your office around to suit you
  • Pedestals have a drawer section at the bottom that includes suspension files, so you can safely store your documents.
  • Pedestals have a built-in quality lock system, keeping your items safe when you are not around
  • With a flat top surface, your pedestal can act as an extended desk space, giving you more room to work.

For these reasons and many more, it's no wonder pedestals are a great feature in many offices; they are versatile and durable, with a good quality pedestal such as those at RBF, you can be sure it will last a long time.

All the pedestals RBF have are of the highest quality and stocked in the warehouse, meaning you don't have to wait weeks for delivery. Once you have chosen the perfect item for you, we can arrange delivery at a convenient time and place. Alternatively, you are more than welcome to collect from our showroom and drive away with your new purchase the same day.

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Recycled Business Furniture offers a complete office solution.

Here are Recycled Business Furniture; we have supported over 3500 clients and have over 15 years of experience in the industry. Our goal is to give you high-quality office furniture whilst saving you money. With nationwide delivery and a great range of choices from boardroom furniture to designer seating, we have no doubt we have something in our showroom that you are looking for.

Our aim is to save you money and time by repurposing the office furniture no longer required by their previous owners. All the furniture we stock is of good quality and can be viewed in our showroom so you can be sure you are happy what you are purchasing.

Please contact RBF today, or visit our showroom to start choosing pre-loved office furniture that looks brand new.

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A Guide to Buying Second Hand Office Furniture


Have you ever wondered why it is so easy to find businesses selling second-hand office furniture? It is pretty simple. When a company changes their interior or outgoings, they need to get rid of the old furniture and equipment such as computer desks, filing cabinets, tables and chairs. They may not necessarily need everything, but they will want to dispose of it as quickly as possible. Second-hand furniture does not, however, mean old or broken; it can be an excellent way for you to furnish your office in a stylish, sustainable and cost-effective manner, leaving you with money to splurge on that brand new coffee machine everyone keeps talking about!

Why should you furnish your office space for less?

The first thing your clientele and suppliers will see when they walk into your building is the reception area. Kitting this out with the most stylish furniture products you can find will be sure to give you a memorable entrance. However, when finding your ideal reception furniture, this may be a costly exercise and leave you feeling like you have to spend a lot of money to create the perfect space.

Believe it or not, second-hand furniture is a good choice for business owners who want to make environmentally-friendly choices and eliminate a few of the things on their gigantic checklist. In fact, it is quite easy to do so when you are looking for second-hand office furniture since more and more companies are moving towards making recycling the new thing!

Quality office furniture is a cost-effective way to improve the look and feel of your business while making sure workers are comfortable in their jobs. Why not create an office space where you can put your best foot forward in comfort and style. A wide range of office chairs, desks, filing cabinets, bookcases, storage solutions and more are designed to be ergonomically correct to keep your workers free from aches and pains associated with bad posture and incorrectly sized furniture.

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Why choose recycled furniture over new for your workspace?

No matter the type of office you have, whether it is high end, customer-facing or a place for your employees to work, it’s essential that it's comfortable and ultimately inviting. No matter the type of company you are, your office will be high in footfall, and the furniture will need to encompass and support this.

Recycled furniture gives you a wide range of options when sourcing suitable office pieces. Each business is different, and as such, each will have other requirements for procuring office furniture. When you choose to purchase recycled furniture, you’re sure to find something suitable for your budget. Whether you are a start-up business or an ongoing business, you are sure to find a variety of office furniture ranges at affordable prices, making it the best solution, no matter how big your company gets.

Suppose you need a piece of furniture for your workspace. In that case, whether it's second-hand office desks, ergonomic chairs or boardroom tables, business owners can reduce their carbon footprint and make their office space stylish and comfortable by purchasing recycled furniture.

Not only can you renovate your office in style with your custom choices, but you have also reduced your carbon footprint by utilising recycled furniture; your chosen pieces will be delivered far quicker than if you were to purchase new office equipment. Delivery times for new furniture is slowly increasing, and it can be stressful to wait for it to arrive, mainly if you haven’t currently got any furniture! With recycled office furniture, you can enjoy your products much more quickly.

Who are Recycled Business Furniture, and how can they deck out your office for less?

Companies such as ours focus on sourcing and selling refurbished second-hand office furniture items. The difference between our company and the rest is that we don't advertise cheap used office desks, broken sofas or old chairs. Instead of delivering a selection of low-quality products to you, we have a team of experts that ensure that we offer an efficient service providing only refurbished high-quality office furniture. So, next time you’re looking to furnish your office from scratch or refresh your office interior, please don’t go anywhere else but right here! We offer standard nationwide delivery and a showroom where you can see your chosen furniture up close.

With competitive prices and a wide selection of high-quality furniture, it's no wonder Recycled Business Furniture are the first choice for sustainable businesses in High Wycombe and Buckinghamshire. If you’re looking to purchase new office items and you are not sure where to turn, get in contact with Recycled Business Furniture today and book a visit to see the impressive showroom, where you are sure to find the furniture in your office needs.

updated: 1 year ago

Second hand office desks that finish your space


Someone once said that the office is a reflection of the person. We think you’ll agree with that. After all, we spend enormous amounts of time at our desks, which impacts our work output. You, therefore, need to be sure that at least one corner of your working environment is set up to support you in achieving your goals. That entails buying suitable types of office furniture. We’re talking about desks, chair, drawers, among others. Your choice of a desk (and whether it should be new or second-hand, for example) should depend mainly on where you will place it.

How-to tips for second-hand desks to utilise and perfect your office space

For many companies, buying second-hand furniture is a more effective solution than purchasing new. This is because constantly upgrading your furniture to match the latest trends can become extremely costly. The key to finding quality second-hand items is knowing where to look and what to look for.

When needing to furnish an office, an executive suite or even a single cubicle, finding quality second-hand furniture is a practical solution. The only issue that arises from purchasing used furniture is knowing whether it’s in good condition and worth its price tag. Many people are afraid of buying used items like this because they have either been taken care of poorly or have been damaged due to neglect. To avoid concerns like this, it’s crucial to find a reputable business that specialises in selling second-hand desks. You can then be sure that the company will provide only the highest quality furniture that and you may be able to view the furniture in their showroom, giving you a first-hand glimpse of your choices.

The main factors to consider when buying a second-hand office furniture piece are aesthetics and structural integrity. It is essential to check for any cracks or dents in the furniture. This is the best way of ensuring that any structural damages have not gone unnoticed during renovations. Furniture should also be scratch and stain-free as this can make or break a room’s aesthetics. If you plan on selling your second-hand office furniture, there is no point in purchasing new material for covers, so consider used covers instead.

Have a vision of what you want your surroundings to look like

Before buying used office furniture, you need to have a clear idea of how your work surroundings should look, smell and feel. Are you looking for an industrial vibe? Or a science lab-like ambience? The atmosphere surrounding you in your work should tell the world about your business and you as a person.

First, you should determine what works best for your personal needs. Then, while shopping among the different office chairs, desks, other office furniture, like display storage, choose only quality items of your choice. If you check out a few such places, you will find quality furniture and save a lot of money.

It’s always wise to make a list of furniture and office equipment needs. For instance, if you run a small business in the city, you might want to invest more in an office table for home use; it’s not that necessary. This way, you will look for items that match your requirements and pay less for things that you do not necessarily need.

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It's effortless to fall in love with a desk. There's nothing like a stylish, functional desk in your workspace to make it look even better. But when you're furnishing your office, you must consider more than just the aesthetics of your new tables and chairs.

Bringing stylish modern furniture into your office can improve the work environment of the entire team. It can also help boost productivity and creativity, as contemporary furniture encourages better work habits. But when it comes to choosing furniture for your workplace, there are more things to consider than looks. You need to take into account the health of your employees in addition to their comfort. This is why you should look into ergonomic furniture if you haven't done so already.

You'll no doubt have space in your mind where you dream about your piece of furniture. The beautiful, modern lines might be a perfect addition to your home office or even an ample open plan office space with plenty of natural light. It'll be perfect for tasks like meeting with clients, checking email, and working on documents.

Recycled Business furniture has the solution for you.

You don't need to make space because we can help you find a desk that fits your space. Here at RBF, we locate and sell an extensive range of high-quality second-hand business furniture at an affordable price. From office desks to boardroom tables, we do not doubt that you will find what you are looking for in our showroom. Conveniently located on the Sands Industrial Estate in High Wycombe, why not give us a call to book a time to find your perfect office desk!

updated: 1 year ago

Top tips to get your team office-ready in 2021


If you are working in a small business office, you will know how important it is to have correctly set up workstations. You can hire the best employees, but if you do not have a well-made workspace, they will lose interest and productivity throughout the day. Lack of productivity is just one of the many reasons your businesses should carefully plan their office furniture. That’s why recycled furniture is the best option. However, no business owners think about these issues when setting up their office until they run out of time and space.

Getting ready to return to the office after lockdown

What does your workplace say to people arriving for their first day? What about your most valued customers and vendors? The physical environment offers your employees and customers a striking impression of your business. There are several ways to showcase that even a small business can have a unique physical environment.

When cleaning your environment, it is essential to remove all dirt, dust, and germs, as this is the only way to ensure that the inside of your office remains as clean as possible. You never know who has been in your workplace before you arrived for the day! Before you begin cleaning, you should always make sure that the room is empty. Having an open space will give you fresh ideas and encouragement.

Spring cleaning is a way to revitalise and refresh your office and promotes a good experience for employees. A workplace with a clean and tidy ambience gives more positive vibes that boost your employees' morale. By organising your spaces, equipment, and materials, you can make minor adjustments that would eventually lead to giving you long-term results that will affect your entire company's productivity.

Spring cleaning is not just about having a clean environment but looking at your workplace objectively and deciding whether you have any unwanted furniture or whether you need to replace the furniture you do have.

When we step back into our workplaces this year, they may continue to look different and require more safety measures than they would typically have. Workplace dividers have become a regular part of most offices in the last year; however, dividers can also be used by employees long term to promote your employees' independence and concentration.

Storage for paperwork that leaves your office clutter-free

Given the lack of flexibility that many companies have in their floor design, it is worth looking at the impact the environment can have on worker productivity. Bear in mind that modern offices are becoming significantly more environmentally friendly and this is mainly down to the type of furniture used and the source location.

Employers can purchase all office storage and furniture in an economical and environmentally friendly way. Recycled office furniture is an essential step in creating a greener, more environmentally friendly environment by using pre-loved furniture. This step gives you good old-fashioned ingenuity and flair for design whilst helping the environment at the same time. Keeping on top of your resource use and recycling facilities will also reduce the amount of junk you send to landfill sites.

Storage space is often limited, and employers need to be creative when purchasing office storage. They don't define any existing space for staff and still ensure they have enough filing cabinets to store the personal client's data they have. Employers should also be wary of desk drawers and the ability to store essential documents. Whilst this can be beneficial, often paperwork will go missing or get entirely lost without a robust filing system in place.

DSE - safety for your teams' workspace and environment

All employers will be aware of the DSE (Display Screen Equipment) test mandatory for all employees working with a computer throughout the day. Office furniture can also be supplied to support and promote good DSE, and ergonomic desks and office chairs don't have to cost a fortune.

Companies who actively promote good DSE throughout their employees are ultimately looking after their workers' health and wellbeing, which is imperative for a good workforce with a high retention rate.

A healthy working environment will promote good working ethics and improve employee output, and this starts with something as simple as the furniture they use daily. Individual desks, comfortable lighting, optimal screen height and a decent office chair will make a big difference to how an employee feels during the day.

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What does your office say to people arriving for their first day? What about your most valued customers and vendors? The physical environment offers your employees and customers a striking impression of your business. There are several ways to showcase that even a small business can have a unique physical environment.

More than ever, it is essential that your employees have space to move away from their desks and change their environment periodically throughout the day. Having breakout spaces boosts office morale and can create a more pleasant experience during the working day.

We have been used to a virtual office for the last year, including having the luxury of moving away for 5 minutes when needed. Now that employees are returning to a physical workplace, they need a warm environment that supports them in taking regular breaks away from their emails.

Recycled Business Furniture understands the need for breakout space and can provide high-quality furniture to make any work-free area inviting and comfortable.

Recycled Business Furniture can help your office.

Do you want to give your employees a renewed experience of space? Or is it that time of the year where you need to redo office furniture? We know how to turn around rooms, even the more loved ones that have been in use for a long time. Are you ready for an office makeover with Recycled Business Furniture?

updated: 1 year ago