The space we work in has more of an impact on our ability to focus than we think. A cramped, dusty and messy space is a massive hindrance to productivity, of course, but so is an office that we don't quite connect with. If our at-home study doesn't suit our personal needs, we find ourselves more preoccupied by the shortcomings of our surroundings than by our actual work.
Luckily, creating your ideal home work space doesn't have to be a chore, and it doesn't have to cost the earth, either. Interior designers have perfected the art of crafting the perfect home office over the past decade, and now we're going to pass their wisdom on to you. These 10 tips can be used by anyone, on any budget – the only thing you need is a little imagination…
However, don't go too crazy – a little decor is motivational, too much is distracting.
Concrete walls and a flash of neon create the perfect industrial chic look in this home office.
There's no one-size-fits-all solution – what's important is finding the option that's right for you.
Even the smallest of work spaces can benefit from this tip – just check out this multifunctional minimalist cubby!
You don't have to go full Beetlejuice, as seen here, but a little individuality never hurts.