Friday August 30, 2013
Many of us find ourselves working from home one way or another. But after purchasing your new home in Desoto, you don’t necessarily want to spend a fortune creating a place to work from home. Here’s how you can create a budget friendly home office environment at your new Home in Desoto
Bargain hunt before purchasing brand new items. You can find some great deals online or at thrift stores, yard sales and retailers or from family and friends. So look into this option before paying top dollar on that bookcase, filing cabinet, L-shaped desk or ergonomic chair you’ve been eyeing.
If you have the time and patience, repurpose an old piece of furniture. This can provide you with the perfect opportunity to put it to good use instead of it taking up space in your new home. A wood pallet, old door or sewing table can be a wonderful DIY project to create an office desk.
You don’t have to spend a ton to make your home office look like you hired an interior decorator. Hang work related or inspired photos on your wall, like blueprints if you’re an architect, numbers if you’re an accountant or food items if you’re a food write. For a personal touch, add accessories in your favorite color for your desk. Live plants are a cheap way to add to the décor and they also symbolize prosperity. Add water, like a small fountain, to the office because the flowing water can inspire you to work because of its calming nature.
Even though it’s a home office don’t make it too homey. So whether you’ve the study, bedroom or particular area in your Sheridan Parc or Summer Meadow Desoto new home as your home office, we hope these ideas will help create a productive space on a budget.