ABOUT GLENSIDE

ABOUT GLENSIDE

Our History

Glenside History

1973

Glenside Established

Glenside Established

This is when it all started. Andrew White established Glenside and took inspiration for the name from the name of his house.

1990

First premises opened

First premises opened

A big year for Glenside, when we opened our first premises, located on Desborough Avenue, High Wycombe.

1991

Andrew’s son joins

Andrew’s son joins

As Glenside expanded, Andrew brought his son Charles into the business. Charles came with a lot of experience in the fit-out and construction industry and helped to lay the foundations for what Glenside is today.

1995

Glenside expands

Glenside expands

We expanded our services to not only offer fit-out works, but also furniture. This enabled us to provide clients with a full service, from start to finish of a fit-out project.

1998

A Year of Change

A Year of Change

A dramatic year for Glenside, sadly Andrew passed away therefore Charles continued the business as a sole trader. Glenside moved to purpose-built premises on Kitchener Road, High Wycombe.

2008

First website launched

First website launched

Glenside entered the digital age by launching our first ever website, showcasing our work to a whole new audience.

2010

In-house 2D CAD

In-house 2D CAD

We extended our services and expertise further through the addition of in-house 2D CAD. Bringing this capability in-house allowed us to provide a better service to our clients by improving turn around times.

2011

Glenside becomes an LLP

Glenside becomes an LLP

Charles formed an LLP with his two son, Kyle & Ryan, enabling Glenside to have more flexibility and helped to protect the company’s brand.

2015

First in-house 3D visual produced

First in-house 3D visual produced

Our technological skills and capabilities improved further when we produced our first in-house 3D visual.

2016

SafeContractor Award

SafeContractor Award

SafeContractor is an accreditation which demonstrates to potential clients that you meet specific standards for health and safety. We were proud to have been awarded this status.

2018

In-house recycling programme launched

In-house recycling programme launched

With growing concerns for the environment, we decided to do our part by starting an in-house recycling programme for furniture packaging waste.

2020

New Premises

New Premises

Glenside designed and built brand new premises in Reading, on the site of an old commercial laundry.

Latest News from Glenside Commercial Interiors

Office openings to come

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2021 trends for Commercial interiors

The world of office design is always rapidly changing, and we are used to working in a fast-paced environment. Even so, workplace design is going through one of the largest shake ups we have ever experienced....

Designing for dispersal and collaboration

It has been widely stated that Covid-19 has forced businesses to rethink their ways of working, with some predicting that we would see the death of the office altogether. Glenside is convinced that those forecasting that there is no future for the office are incorrect in their predictions....

Looking forward to 2021

Glenside looks forward to 2021 with optimism, even though there is some way to go before things return to some kind of normality. In August we moved to our new office building In Reading and will be glad to have the opportunity of welcoming visitors to its spacious showroom....

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