Are you a full-time homeworker? Or you probably are the one who occasionally needs to conduct work in the evenings or during weekends? Either one of these types of worker, having a “Home Office” is both a perfect for you to work in home comfortably and a great way to utilize an extra room.
1. Finding A Good Office Chair.
In order to have a comfortable working space in your own home, A nice and ergonomic chair is essential, since you will be spending most of your time sitting in it. Therefore, purchasing one with the ability to adjust the chair fitting your posture and body shape is a way for you to avoid hurting your back.
2. Adjusting Ideal Lighting.
Fluorescent lighting has been proven to be hard on the eyes. Switching to LED or Halogen light bulbs will give your home office enough lighting without sacrificing your eyes’ health. Moreover, it is recommended that your room should allow as much natural lighting as possible and finding an additional desk lamp will reduce headaches and eye strain.
3. Store Essential Items Within Your Reach.
A clean and neat working space will improve your productivity. Select a desk with a lot of storage or install creative shelving to keep items like pens, pencils, extra batteries, calculators, notepads, and more stored within arm’s reach.
4. Decorate Your Room with Bright Colors
Having a working room, yet painted and filled with your favorite color will also help you avoid boredom on finishing your work before the deadline comes. It is recommended that you pick light and refreshing colors like cheery yellow or red, or you can also choose relaxing tones such as green and blue, instead of beiges and browns.
5. Place Your Working Desk Aiming the View.
If possible, place your desk so you are facing a window instead of a blank wall. This provides you with 2 advantages; to be able to get optimal natural light and also giving your eyes and mental option to have a short break when necessary by looking at the outdoor views.