Understanding the Convenience of Mobile Tables in a Lab Environment
December 19, 2018 | Tables

Understanding the Convenience of Mobile Tables in a Lab Environment

When selecting furniture for a laboratory, there is much to consider. The use of the lab must be reviewed as well as any future changes, spending budget, etc. With laboratory furniture, one factor that continues to be of assistance is mobility. When you use furniture that can move about, it streamlines the laboratory environment, helping employees to use equipment as needed without too much hassle or movement.

Mobile Tables

A must-add to any lab environment is mobile tables. A table that is mobile has the ability to move with the employee. An experiment or project can move about with ease, with the employee easily able to take their work or items needed for a specific project, from one side of the room to the other. Making your tools or the actual experiment mobile allows for better flow of the workday, placing everything you need at your fingertips.

Cost Effective and Adaptable

With mobile tables, a laboratory has a cost-effective and adaptable furniture solution. Think about how a mobile table can be used. When you work in a large laboratory, you must move from one area to another to complete an experiment. Perhaps you are using a fume hood and need certain tools or chemicals to continue your work. This can be time-consuming to move such items back and forth to the area of your project.

Heavy chemicals and the need for several tools can require back and forth trips to cabinets. When you have a mobile table at your disposal, you can easily place the materials on the table and move it to your workstation. This mobility of the table allows you to easily have what you need nearby, without having to stop what you are doing to gather supplies.

The tables can also be adaptable. You can use the table for your actual experiment, moving it about to access what you need, when the environment permits. The table can be used to house materials and once the work day is done, pushed to the side until you return. The table can sit in one place to provide a stable area for work and then moved about as needed. Because the table is mobile, it provides additional functionality when compared to a non-mobile fixture.

Laboratory tables come in a variety of materials to meet your project needs. From metal and plastic laminate to stainless steel and wood, the material types allow you to configure tables for your laboratory needs. Consider what the tables will be used for, such as what type of chemicals will be used with experiments, to choose the right material type.

Considering mobile furniture for your laboratory will provide a level of convenience that will come in handy, no matter the type of work you are involved in. Add a few pieces to your lab to see just how your employees can benefit from mobile furniture.

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