Saturday, 19 November 2016

How to Create the Perfect Home office

When you’re looking to make the home office of your dreams, there’s a few things that you’ve got to know. Home offices aren’t as simple as you think, in fact, they can certainly create a major defense in how your home looks as well. There are a few things that you should keep in mind, and this article will touch on how to effectively create the home office of your dreams.

The first, is to sketch before you buy. There are typically those who might want a faux brick wall in there, or some other design, but if you don’t sketch out the rest, it won’t give you a simple vision.  This is important, for it will pull the pieces together, with either a color theme, a sort of wall theme, or even what types of furniture you should have in there. It can even help with choosing the color, or also any major features as well. A home office does need to be sketched out before you buy.

Then there is sizing, and this matters.  Some people like to try and get these huge, grand offices, where they never use them. however, if you’re going to use it a lot, you don’t want to crowd the place with too much stuff. The smart thing to do is to find the happy medium, and work with that in order to create the best and most efficient sort of home possible.

Then, there is the chair. The chair is one of the most important parts of this, but it’s often not invested heavily in. this is more important than a faux brick wall being an accent wall. Bad Charis can ruin your body, and it can definitely mess with the posture.  You should find a chair ergonomically fits you, but also fits the theme.  Some lounge chairs work really well in offices, so that’s one piece to look at. 

Finally, include some sort of color. Whether this is a faux brick wall scheme with an accent wall, or simply black and white, you need to have some color in there. Otherwise, it’s going to look staid and boring, that’s for sure. If you are going to put in color, there are a few places you can invest it in.  bright flowers on the table for example, make a home look more colorful.  A gold mirror can give off the air of elegance. Framed art does give the viewer something to draw their attention to.  Or, you can put in a focal piece such as a chair or a rug. There are so many different ways to put in color, but this is a key part in interior design and decorating.

When choosing your office, it’s best to keep these factors in mind. By doing so, you’ll be able to create the best and most rewarding home possible, allowing you to indeed have the best possible home, and the one that works for you too. 

1 comment:

  1. Thanks for the great tips on choosing a home office Edward. Creating a office in homes like the one above that looks out over the lake can be very rewarding. A home office should be functional and provide a great work environment that facilitates productivity as you discuss.