Each home office is different. There are several elements that shape this space. For example, it all depends on the amount of space you have available, the style chosen for the rest of the rooms, the personal needs and preferences. It’s why finding furniture that fits those criteria is often very difficult. But why not make your own office desk? This way you can control every aspect and design it exactly as you want. Here are a few ideas:
Office Design Ideas
“Work smarter, not harder.” That’s what you’ll find as the underlying stylistic theme in this section of Office articles on Homedit. Whether you’re carving out a tiny desk in a closet or have the opportunity to overhaul an entire space to become the office of your dreams, you’re going to love these Office-related photos and articles.
A home office is often a must have for many people. It’s a space where they can retreat to work or to simply put their thoughts in order. However, most of the times, the limited space doesn’t allow for a large separate room to be converted into a home office. In this case, it’s best to improvise. Even a tiny space can be enough if you know how to organize it. Here a few ideas that you can use as inspiration.
This is a very small office, a sort of computer nook. But even though it’s very small, it doesn’t look cluttered. The key for that is the simplicity of the décor. This space only contains a small desk and a chair. Above the desk there’s a wall-mounted cabinet with a carved arched space for the computer. It’s a very clever use of the limited space.
We’ve shown you images of Google’s offices and headquarters and we’ve had the opportunity to closely analyze them along with everyone else but never before have we has the opportunity to see images of Goggle’s data centers. Usually, data centers are hidden far away for multiple reasons, including the more efficient use of energy. This makes them difficult to find and quite mysterious.
But now Google gives us an unprecedented opportunity to take a close look at 9 of its data centers. It’s an interesting decision to go transparent and, besides the images, Goggle also offers us information. According to Goggle, these centers must process 3 billion search queries a day as well as 71 hours of YouTube videos every minute so you can imagine the kind of technology and energy needed for that. But even so, these centers are among the most energy-efficient in the world and they only use half of the energy of a typical date center.
When it comes to designing your own home office, each person prefers a different style. Even persons with the same type of job and that basically need this office for the same reasons prefer to work in a different type of environment. It’s important to have a space where you feel comfortable and where you can work with pleasure. The desk needs to offer you that but it also needs to respond to a series of functional concerns. There are several main types of desks and they are:
1. The student desk.
This is the most basic type of all desks. Most student desks are rectangular in shape and vary from 36 to 48’’ in length. Its main function is to offer a work surface so it’s perfect for those that only use minimal computer equipment such as a laptop. They’re not very sturdy and don’t support a lot of weight.
Even though the desk is basically the most important piece of furniture in a home office, this doesn’t mean it can occupy the entire room. In order to obtain a functional and airy interior décor for your home office you need to find ingenious and clever solutions. A floating desk, for example, is a modern option that allows you to free up some floor space and to obtain and an airy décor without giving up functionality. Here are a few design ideas.
This is a modern and very simple home office that features white walls and a beautiful and sleek floating desk that perfectly integrates in that carved space in between side walls. The desk is made of wood and this also helps create a warm and inviting look that balances the coldness of the walls. Also, the beautiful lime armchairs add a touch of color.
You may not know this about Sweden but it’s the third biggest trotting country in the world. It comes after the US and France and the Swedish Trotting organization been the central organization since 1952. So with a reputation like this, the Svensk Travsport organization had to rise up to the expectations. Their offices have recently been redesigned.
It was a project developed by Note Design Studio and completed in 2011. The main idea was to basically reinvent everything about them, to redesign the offices, to update their interiors and to change the atmosphere to something more suitable. It’s why the architects opted for something dynamic for the interior.
Whether you work from home or you occasional bring home something from your workplace that needs to be solved, you need a space where you can be by yourself in order to be able to concentrate. A home office gives you that opportunity. And, as it happens in the case of any office regardless of where it is and what it’s used for, it’s important to feel comfortable in there.
So just because you use that space to work doesn’t mean you have to ignore all sense of style. In fact, it’s much more probable that you’ll be able to work efficiently when you’re in a space with a stylish interior décor. In order to create a luxurious and sophisticated décor for your office you first need the space for that. If you want the office to feel formal, high ceilings are a great detail. If you just want it to be elegant and to feel sophisticated but without being intimating and overly imposing, you can opt for wood as a main material.