Cure stress at work with a touch of colour

January 2005
Cabinet Maker;1/21/2005, Issue 5422, p115
Trade Publication
This article focuses on tips for painting office walls. If one paint the walls in blue or green the staff should cope with the stresses of work more easily boosting efficiency, while a nice shade of yellow should boost their creativity. Nine out of 10 people want a morale boosting colour change, according to a survey for office furniture group Arenson. Yellow was the favourite followed by green and brown. If one wants a bit more urgency around the store, one should try red or orange, providing the vibrancy and intensity which one is looking for.


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