About Frances

Frances MacKenzie joined the Cubex team in 2010 and as our fearless Commercial Director, she concentrates on the development and strategic growth of the business, as well as overseeing the administration team. Having a background in the sales and service industry Fran dislikes sloppy service delivery and bad communication. She simply won’t tolerate it, and despite being a very busy lady she still has time to keep her eye on everyone ;) You can often find Fran on site, in her pink safety boots and hard hat consulting with a client on the range of finishing touches for their new space. When she’s not on site she can usually be seen doodling in one of her posh notebooks. Cubex Contracts specialise in refurbishment projects for Office and Warehouse environments including Mezzanine floors, partitioning, suspended Ceilings, Racking design and supply, Space planning, interior design and furniture.

Office Refurbishment: New carpets for a flood damaged Rushden based business

Here’s a few photos from a little project we carried out for a customer, based in Rushden, where their head office site suffered some flood damage.

Prior to starting and work, and following the survey, we advised that an asbestos register was […]

By |August 10th, 2020|Blog, Refurbishment|Comments Off

COVID-19 Response: Working from home – Sofa Vs. Office Chair?

A recent survey reported that 72%* of people working from home said that the sofa was their seating of choice during lockdown. You might be thinking how cosy that sounds, and yes it probably is – but if you are […]

By |August 3rd, 2020|Blog, COVID-19, Health and Wellbeing at Work, Office Furniture|Comments Off

How can a Mezzanine Floor save your business money?

A mezzanine floor is an intelligent way to increase your floor space, without going through the hassle and expense of relocating. In these difficult times, post COVID 19 outbreak, many businesses are looking to consolidate their costs, including reviewing their […]

By |July 16th, 2020|Blog, Mezzanines|Comments Off

Why I became a Mental Health First Aider – Mental Health Awareness week May 18th – May 24th, 2020

The statistics for the UK suicide rates within the construction industry making shocking reading – on average in the UK a construction worker takes their life at the rate of 2 per day. In an industry that spends millions of […]

By |May 20th, 2020|Blog, Health and Wellbeing at Work|Comments Off

COVID-19 Update: Making your workplace safe for your employees

Put your employee’s safety first with desk guards, partitioning and space planning from Cubex Contracts…

Many businesses are preparing for employees to come back into the workplace and with that will come new responsibilities. Don’t worry, we are here to help you get […]

By |May 12th, 2020|Blog, COVID-19, Health and Wellbeing at Work, Office Furniture, Partitioning|Comments Off

How can I create a “calm and quiet” meeting room for my business

Following on from our first blog in our “Colour at Work” series we wanted to take you through the process of choosing colour to create a meeting room with a calm and quiet feel.

Is a calming meeting room feel right […]

By |March 25th, 2020|Blog, Colour at work|Comments Off

New private meeting space for a new business venture

Cubex Contracts were delighted when a previous customer contacted us to say that they had started a new business and wanted us to install a glass screen in their new office to provide privacy, without the confinement of a solid wall.

We designed a […]

By |March 11th, 2020|Blog, Partitioning, Refurbishment|Comments Off

Refurbishing staff facilities and a reception area after flood damage for a specialist surface technology business

Who’s the customer?
Bousfields, based in Corby, are experts in specialist surface technology. Established 70 years ago they have perfected the production of high-quality materials, finishes and fabrication techniques. The company has invested heavily in their factory to ensure they always […]

By |March 5th, 2020|Blog, Case Studies, Refurbishment|Comments Off

Composite partitioning is a fantastic investment for a growing business

Back in March 2019 we installed a meeting room for a client in Peterborough. Jump forward to 2020 and due to changing needs of our client’s business, the composite and glass partitioning that created the meeting room was moved by […]

By |February 26th, 2020|Blog, Partitioning, Refurbishment|Comments Off

Love is in the air – get 14% off everything in our new 2020 office furniture catalogue!

It’s true, February (the month of love!)  is finally here. To celebrate we’re giving you 14% off everything in our new 202o office catalogue so you can treat your office to a new look, and save pennies at the same […]

By |February 3rd, 2020|Blog, Special Offers|Comments Off