You would think that an office serves only one purpose; to act as a center of operations for business.
While that might be true, an office can also signify, your business and brand identity. Therefore, you must give special attention to the interior décor of your office. On certain occasions, the difference between gaining or losing a client may be the ambiance of your office.
A boring, dull and lifeless décor can put off potential clients. Fortunately, one simple and effective way to spruce up your office décor is the use of glass tables. There are several spaces and corners within an office which may be crying out for a little pizzazz. Glass furniture will give that to you.
For starters, glass tables look sleek and ultra-modern. Secondly, they also seem to get the balance between fanciness and professionalism just right. As a result, the use of glass furniture is appropriate in an office environment.
Additionally, glass tables for offices also occupy empty spaces. Obviously, a crowd of glass furniture is not recommended. However, excessive empty spaces in offices can leave a lasting and uninspiring impression of your work to clients and employees.
Should We Only Use Glass Tables as Office Desks?
You could be forgiven for thinking that including glass tables in your office means switching to glass office desks. This would represent a somewhat limited imagination. Yes, one can obviously employ glass tables as office desks. However, there are multiple areas in an office where a glass table would fit right in.
Therefore, you should not limit yourself or your imagination. It is important to think outside the box when attempting to spruce up your office interior. After all, there is a fine line between beautifying a décor and turning it into a gaudy environment. There is no shame in seeking help with regard to improving your office décor. Needless to say, not everyone is blessed with a potent sense of aesthetics.
Consequently, we have come up with multiple glass table designs that you can use to beautify your office décor. Our list includes both executive glass tables for office desks and standard glass tables for use around your office.
The Luna Desk
We shall begin this list by featuring an extremely futuristic looking, Italian made table known as the Luna Desk. The name itself alludes to the fact that it belongs in space. And undoubtedly, this table would look right at home on a spaceship. The glass table consists of an ovular semi-circle of sturdy glass. The glass itself is placed on a 3 pronged stand of which the frontal prong dominates the underside. The frontal prong is wide but flat. Therefore, there is plenty of legroom underneath the table.
The supporting stand accentuates the curves of the glass itself and it makes for a very elegant combination. At its core, it is a minimalistic design. That is exemplified by the structural formation as it consists of only two components. It is, in essence, quite a bold design, but one that balances extravagance with professionalism.
This desk especially comes to the fore on a black, grey or white floor. Alternatively, it also goes well with a wooden floor, but it is advisable that only solid hardwood flooring is used. This is a lightweight desk, therefore, you need not be concerned about any scuffing to your wooden floor. However, a dark-colored oval rung underneath the table would not go amiss. In fact, it would further accentuate the shape of the table.
It is available in three colors, namely red, white and black. It is important to remember that primarily, the frontal prong stands change colors. By enlarge; the color of the rest of the table is consistent with all the three variants.
The Covet Desk
Perhaps you’re not someone who is a fan of bold and futuristic glass furniture. If you want to opt for an old school option, the Covet Desk is the ideal solution for you. This is a classic table with an oak foundation. The glass is tempered and so, is reinforced in nature. It is scratch-resistant and rock solid. The frame of the table sports a crossed design.
In between the frame and below the table, the creators have incorporated a wooden shelf. This allows you to remove clutter on your desk and relocate it nearby. This comes especially in handy if you are frustrated by your disorganization and a disheveled desk. A messy desk can often bring about inordinate amounts of stress. Therefore, the Covet allows you to de-stress, keep a clear head and go about your business smoothly.
This is a simple, rustic and efficient glass table. While the table does not scream a power broker, it surely does look very neat and tidy. It also gives a homely vibe that may sit very well with a certain type of client.
This glass table also sports drawers, allowing you to keep important items within reach.
The Treasury Table
The Treasury table is the only table on this list to sport a matte glass. In short, the glass table is not transparent. However, this serves a specific purpose. On the face of things, the Treasury looks like an elegant yet ordinary table. It has three metallic stands on each side and gives plenty of leg space.
What sets this table apart from the others is the secrecy. The table contains secret compartments or rather, secret drawers within its structure. This allows the user to organize and access important documents at will. The compartments have various sizes that range from big to small horizontally. The table is made of a lacquered medium-density fiberboard that is placed underneath the glass.
The table can be ordered in various colors, allowing the user to customize according to the interior of the office. This desk is ideal as a glass table for offices that delve into creativity such as advertisement agencies and design hubs. In summation, the desk is different from everyday glass tables and offers an out of the box alternative to rudimentary glass tables.
Non-Executive Glass Tables
It is easy to forget that there are other spaces in your office that can be adorned with glass furniture. We shall now switch your focus to such spaces and glass tables that can be used there.
The Alpha Glass Table
The Alpha consists of a medium-density fiberboard base and a tempered glass surface. The base has been given a rustic finish which makes it resemble oak wood. If you prefer something more minimalistic and modern, then the table is also available with a white base. The base itself is clearly the unique selling point of the table. As the name suggests, the base has been molded in the shape of the ancient Greek numerical, namely alpha.
Therefore, it will not look out of place in an office environment. The rustic base combined with the reinforced tempered glass presents a very elegant look. However, it is important to remember that this is primarily a coffee table. Therefore, it cannot be used for informal meetings. Regardless, it is an ideal table for waiting areas inside the office. Its beauty does not delve into gaudiness.
Overall, if you are looking to spruce up the general environment of your office, this is the table for you.
The Kilimanjaro Table
Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain in Africa, known for its three volcanic cones. The creators have tried to capture the spirits of Kilimanjaro with this stunning table. The base of the table sports three white ovular constructs, divided by two black borders. The surface of the table is tempered glass.
The structure of the glass table is simplistic and so, it too will fit right in at your office. The table itself is available in one variant, namely black and white which is certainly not too flashy. This is a low lying table with a height of just over one and a half feet. Therefore, it is ideal for waiting areas.
Alternatively, if your office has a dining area or a kitchenette as most offices do, this shall slot in perfectly.
The TearDrop Side Table
You can be forgiven for wondering what a side table is doing on this list. However, unoccupied corners look quite unruly to the human eye. Therefore, a simple solution is to fill such pesky corners with minimalistic side tables. It is important not to place them at every corner, otherwise, the room will look unnecessarily crowded.
Regardless, the minimalistic design of the teardrop table makes it the perfect adornment for your office corners. It is available in red, white and black, allowing you to choose according to your interior’s requirements.
Glass tables offer a modern solution to your office furniture requirements. However, the key here is to maintain a balance between elegance, modernity, and professionalism. It is imperative that you stay away from gaudy and overtly fancy tables.
Therefore, it is important to only incorporate those tables in your office environment which exude a vibe of efficiency. After all, as mentioned before, your office represents your business identity and it should be valued accordingly.