Home offices are a new and trending addition to homes. Especially since the covid 19 pandemic hit, houses have had to become a holistic space where one works, studies and rests, all within a space. The work from home tradition seems like it’s here to stay. Many firms are choosing to have their employees work from home permanently since it has worked as a suitable alternative. Irrespective of the pandemic even, having a dedicated space to work from home is a necessity. It gives you a space that is strictly for working and studying, a place to focus in as you do your work.
Setting up a home office is rather easy. Simply find a spot that is feasible and set up an office, small or big depending on what your space allows. Design of the space is all the more crucial to how it works and feels. Having an environment and design that not only feels good but also is conducive to work is extremely necessary. Stepping away from the traditional boring desk and chair layout, there are a lot of different and unique home office designs that can be utilized to create a positive work space.
Here are some bold and fun home office designs to inspire you:
A CLOSE TO NATURE DESIGN
This workspace takes on a close to nature approach for the area. With a peek of the outside, the warm lighting and the highlight, the stunning wooden desk with a natural and rough finish, this home office is a treat to look at. It is especially great as it has a pocket to the outside in the form of a window, giving a gorgeous backdrop to work with.
THE SAGE GREEN SAGA
Sage greens are bound to be a trendy pick, this year especially. Utilizing the gorgeous shade in your home office can prove to be quite amazing. Since green by color psychology is known to have a cooling and calming effect, it can help keep things at bay, especially in the high stress space where you work. Not to mention it looks extremely beautiful. Pair it with natural oaky and wooden furniture to complement the space perfectly.
WORK OUT AS YOU WORK
This fun home office has an interesting addition to it, workout equipment. Long hours at a desk can be quite exhausting. Having the option to work out as you work, or in between breaks can thus prove to be a perfect compromise. Opting for a cycling desk, a treadmill desk, or simply having workout equipment at disposal in your space can prove to be both convenient and motivating.
MAKING THE MOST OF YOUR SPACE
For when you can't dedicate an entire room to create a work space, then getting creative might just be what you need. This would mean making the most of yoru space. Whether it is repurposing a corner of your house to serve as a workspace or even picking a unique space such as under the staircase which is usually empty could work well, look great while helping you to get the most out of your space.
ENVELOPED IN GREENERY
Biophilic design is a raging trend this year. More and more people are realizing the necessity and importance of utilizing greenery and being eco friendly. Keeping in line with this, enveloping yourself by decking up your home office with greenery and plants is a great way to liven it up. It also helps the space exude positivity and freshness, creating an atmosphere conducive to work.
FOR THE LOVE OF VINTAGE
Vintage designs have been making a comeback,and are expected to be a highlight this year. Taking cues from vintage interior design is thus a beautiful and trendy pick. You could begin with a floral or printed wallpaper as a backdrop, paired with vintage furniture, and further add to the space with antique decor pieces. This would create an environment of nostalgia and a rather charming place to work in.
A PLEASANT PASTEL LOOK
Pastels are a colorful yet subtle pick for any space. In your home office especially, pastels could help create a unique and charming look. Depending on your preference you could pick any shade, and find a lighter pastel hue for it to utilize in your home office. You can choose to go all out with a pastel theme all over, or incorporate them subtly in your furniture as shown, walls or even decor pieces for a lovely look. It is essential to strike the right combination if you’re looking to go for a fun dual tone to give a rather unique look.
A MODERN SPACE SAVING DESIGN
This space saving office is the perfect modern day design. For when you have little space to make do with, multipurpose furniture or a foldable desk could prove to be the right alternative. Not only does such a design look great, but helps create an effective workspace without taking up a lot of space. You can opt for a folding desk to be sent out of the way when you're done for the day or get creative with multipurpose interlocking furniture that can be utilized around the house and stored away with ease.
AN ECLECTIC VIBE FOR THE WIN
If you’re someone who looks to make a statement, then going for a bold eclectic theme might just be what you need. You can create a unique riot of colors throughout your interior design and furniture. Be it by creating a fun contrasting interior against simple furniture or keep a simple backdrop paired with eclectic furniture, there are a lot of ways to make your home office stand out and shine with a peppy vibe to it. Adding unconventional furniture, as shown too can help add to the eclectic vibe of your home office, making it look truly different.
Overall, the need for home offices is bound to stay and grow over time. A dedicated work space for your home is a necessity. It allows you to work productively out of the comfort of your home. Having a fun and unique home office can add to the kind of work environment you have. A space that exudes positivity is conducive to work, and can also be a stunning addition to your home’s interior design. Try out the above designs for a unique look.