Getting started to work at your (small) home-for different reasons- is exciting for us, but you should carefully select the necessary items you need and avoid the fancy long lists’ of the market.
Though you need more sophisticated items, tools and furniture for atelier, workshop or studio type works require, the five must-have items you need in your home office are a desk, your work station- which is a desktop or laptop computer usually connected with a printer, chair, decent (desk) light and permanent dedicated space.
1.1 Writing Desk –
1.2 Computer Desk –
1.3 Drawing/Drafting Table/Board –
1.4 Workbench/Worktable –
|1||Keter Folding/ 700lb capacity||$79.99||33.5 x 21.6 x 29.8 inches||700 lbs||28.7 pounds||#30 in Workbenches Folding,|
|2||Keter Folding/ 1000 lb capacity||$68.99||21.7 x 33.5 x 29.7 inches||1000 lbs||12.9 pounds||#1 in Workbenches / folding|
|3||WORX WX066 Sidekick Portable||$46.91||37 x 5.8 x 13 inches||300 lbs.||14 pounds||#7 in Workbenches|
|4||WORX Pegasus Multi-Function||$99.00||31 x 25 x 32 inches||300 lbs.||28 pounds||#2 in Workbenches|
|5||Keter 17182239 Master Pro DIY Folding Work Table||£84.80||85 x 55 x 75.5 cm||up to 453kg||10.9 Kg||· #28 in Workbenches|
|6||WORX WX051 Pegasus Multifunction WT||£119.99||69 x 16 x 95 cm||up to 300 lbs.||15.1 Kg||· #3 in Workbenches|
|7||Bosch PWB 600 WB||£107.77||68 x 55.3 x 83.4 cm||11.6 Kg||· #4 in Workbenches|
2. Work station- Computer:
The next step to a comfortable home office is to set up your computer workstation. It is obviously the choice of your work needs. But the basic principle is if a laptop is fine for your work needs- which is usually it is- then I am a sleek option, requires less space and you can also take it wherever you want. However, the desktop is sometimes a must for more complex its applications. Then, you have to be careful about the details. It is important to hide cables, select ergonomics keyboard and chair. Create less clutter space as much as possible with the details.
If you want to work with comfortable in front of your computer and study desk and work table, though, getting ergonomic and stylish chair can be tricky. That is why I recommend visiting your local suppliers and furniture shops, even before buying your chair online. After you decide on the model that best fits you, then you can order the same model or a similar one from online. I definitely recommend a professional wheeled office chair should you work with computer most of your time.
In your home, you will have the main room’s light. However, you need special lighting for your workspace, table, desk while you are working. How and where to place is the first criteria you should consider. You don’t have to stick to the only table lamp. The floor, wall even pendant light gives you the option to work smoothly at your desk. What is the type of light, led, halogen or traditional is the second criteria that you don’t have to miss. Therefore, the article on the type of lights gives more in-depth knowledge of your final decision.
Finally, but in fact, firstly- you have to think realistically about your space for an office in your house. If you don’t have enough space for of a separate room or large space for your office works, then you should consider using the corner of your room, a closet or just a table- even a kitchen table for your official workspace in your home. In my article, you can find some inspirations.