If you’re in the process of redecorating your home office or study, continue reading to discover a few tips on how to transform your tried home office into an inviting, attractive and practical space to spend time in.
How to transform your home office from drab to fab:
1. Opt to place a modern minimalist bookcase in your home office
Whether you’re looking for extra storage space, shelves to display your favorite decorations such as photo frames or vases or would love to display some of your favorite books in your home office, it’s well worth investing in acquiring a modern fuss-free minimalist bookcase. Which is sure to stand the test of time and which will help you create a home office which boasts, a clean, inviting, modern vibe.
2. Display photos of your family members on the walls of your office
While placing a photo of your kids or of your parents on your work desk, may clutter your work desk, it’s a great idea to hang up a few carefully positioned photos of your loved ones on your home office’s walls. As an example, you may want to place four photo frames together to form a square. Instead of placing each photo frame in a traditional line. As you would if you were hanging up pictures in your home’s hallway.
3. Place a mini fridge or a coffee machine in your home office
If you can’t be bothered walking to your kitchen in order to grab refreshments such as a bottle of ice water or a piping hot coffee, do yourself a favor and purchase either a mini fridge or a coffee machine for your home office.
Not only will your home office look like it belongs to a boss but you’ll also be far more likely to work efficiently and productively if you keep properly hydrated and caffeinated as you work.
4. Place a textured rug in the middle of your home office
If you don’t want your home office to feel sterile and uninviting, simply place a textured rug such as a simple white or black shaggy rug in the middle of your home office.
5. Replace your home office’s lights
Ideally your home office should boast lots of light, so that your eyes won’t have to strain whilst you’re working away. Especially if you complete a lot of your work at night.
When it comes to selecting light fixtures for your home study make sure to opt for a model which is stylish and chic as well as practical. As style and practicality don’t have to be at odds which each other and it is possible to create a home office which is aesthetically pleasing as well as functional and practical.
6. Hang a large frameless mirror on the largest wall in your home office
In ordre to create the illusion that a small home office is far larger than it actually is, simply hang a large, frameless mirror in your home office.
So there you have it, 6 design tips which will help you create the stylish yet practical home office of your dreams!