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Tips for Designing a Home Office

Posted by on March 26, 2014 in Blog | Comments Off on Tips for Designing a Home Office

With recent technological advances it is becoming increasingly feasible to work effectively from home. So if you are thinking of creating a Home Office, simply considering how to adapt existing space, there are a few simple things you can do to maximise the use of your spare room.

When planning your own home office or guest room – here are some tips to consider:

Which room to choose?

By dedicating a spare room as office space, or a study for the children to do homework, it will minimise external distractions. It is advisable to choose a quiet room, which is well lit and spacious.


The best way to create an organized and tidy office, is taking care to consider your storage needs. Take some time to consider your storage needs, what you will need and where. An experienced planner at Connells Ipswich can help with this.


It is essential to remember a work environment should be a pleasant environment to be in. If possible, plan the interior design of your office so that it is distinct from the rest of your house. Make sure you consider storage options to keep it organized and choose bright and light neutral colours to prevent you getting tired whilst working.