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54 Really Great Home Office Ideas (Photos)

Thanks for visiting our home office ideas photo gallery where you can search lots of home office design photos featuring sparse, minimalist, large, small, nook-style and luxury home offices. Or search by color, style or room features such as a built-in desk or storage features for things like compact single serve coffee makers. This is …

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1 Empty Tiny Home Office Space: 3 Designs by 3 Interior Designers (Interesting Differences)

Here’s a fun project bordering on an experiment. Three interior designers were invited to design the above empty home office space into a home office.  Watch the different approaches and end result by these highly regarded designers.   The three designers are: Laura Hodges: design style is tailored, layered and classically modern. Alvin Wayne: Luxe, 70’s …

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How Tall are Desks? (What’s the Proper Height? What’s the Range These Days?)

I spend most of my day working at a desk. I’ve always found myself simply adjusting to the height my desk was, without thinking about the height that would work best for me.  I began noticing pain after sitting at the desk all day, and I began to wonder. Is my desk height a problem? …

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30 Different Types of Desks for Every Conceivable Layout

Quicklist: Desks Writing Desk Computer Desk Executive Desk Credenza Desk Corner Desk Secretary Desk Floating Desk Roll-Top Desk Standing Desk Wood Desk Glass Desk Top Metal Desk Top Laminate Desk Top Natural Wood Desk White Wood Desk Black Wood Desk Gray Wood Desk Murphy Desk Treadmill Desk Carrel Desk Peninsula Desk Ladder Desk Partners’ Desk …

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14 Different Desk Accessories for Office – Ultimate List

The world has changed in ways that no one could have anticipated just years ago. It was once the case that the vast majority of us could expect to report to an office for our workday, but that is not the case anymore. Now, many of us simply report to our home office in order …

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5 Rules for Picking a Desk for a Home Office (+14 of Our Favorites for Every Space and Purpose)

Somehow, over the years, we’ve managed to acquire and set up three desks in our home.  That’s not including my office outside of our home.  We have a huge desk, mid-sized desk and a small desk.  All offer pros and cons. Choosing a desk is an important decision.  There’s an aesthetic element to consider as …

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How a Car Table Can Convert Your Car Into a Mobile Office

I have a friend who is a sales person and spends a lot of time in her car meeting clients.  She basically works entirely out of her car.  Which is why I found it so interesting when I learned that with the right car accessories you could literally turn you car or truck into a …

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Desk vs. Table for Your Home Office or Workspace

My desk throughout college was an old dining room table. It had no drawers or cabinets. Just a simple four-legged table. It did the job. These days, I have desks with drawers and cabinets in both of my offices (home office and leased). What do I prefer? I prefer a desk, but I’d have no …

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Where to Buy Office Equipment, Furniture & Supplies

When it comes to outfitting an office, it depends on whether you have a corporate office or a home office.  Ordering 30 desks, computers and commercial grade copiers is different than buying one desktop and a simple desk.   This means where you buy office equipment will vary tremendously depending on the office. This article breaks …

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10 Top Office Phone Booth Companies and Options

Looking at the evolution of the office ─ from the first dedicated office buildings, built in the early 1700s, to today’s offices, which may be open, mobile, or even home-based ─ a surprising pattern emerges. The vacillation between open office plans and workplaces segmented into many separate, walled-off spaces has been continuous. Some say the …

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The 10 Most Expensive Office Chairs ($1.5M Tops the List)

Furniture can be a huge investment. For most people, however, spending a couple hundred dollars on a chair seems like the top reasonable amount to pay. The following list of the 10 most expensive office chairs available, however, shows a totally different side of the market. Even within this group of luxurious chairs, there is …

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Why I Stopped Working From Home and Leased an Office When So Many People are Switching to Working from Home

In a previous career, the thought of working from home sounded like music to my ears. With effort, I succeeded. In 2012 I was working at home full time. At first I loved it. In fact, for several years I loved it. Until baby number 2 came along. By that time we were in a …

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Can You Use a Condo or Townhouse Solely for Your Business Office?

For years I’ve rented a commercial office. It’s tiny. It’s one of those office-sharing arrangements downtown. My landlord has the entire floor of a skyscraper. She leases out individual offices to 40+ small businesses. When I say small, I mean small. It’s about 120 square feet. But it has a big window with a great …

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20 Black and White Home Office Ideas (Photos)

Black can be dull and white can be exhausting, yet the usual combination is a timeless duo that is fashionable, stylish, and always chic. What better approach to decorate your home office than with sophistication and class. Let’s take a look at some ideas and inspiration for decorating your own black and white home office. …

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25 Mansion Home Office Designs (Photos)

A committed workspace in your home encourages you to put aside family unit interruptions and spotlight on work. Here, we’ve accumulated 15 mansion home office thoughts that will rouse you to structure a work-accommodating space in your own home. Related: Mansion Deck Design | Mansion Patio Design | Mansion Foyer Design | Mansion Kitchen Design | …

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4-Bedroom Two-Story Sea Scape 2 (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 3,139 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 4.1 Garage: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 4-bedroom two-story Sea Scape 2 Beach Style Home. Here’s the floor plan:   This beach style home is designed with a contemporary floor plan boasting a free-flowing layout that creates a sense of space deepening the light and …

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25 of the Best Red Paint Color Options for Home Offices

The color red invokes many different feelings, whether its love, passion, urgency, boldness, evil, the devil–it reaches both sides of the spectrum of good and bad. The color itself is bold and unforgettable. The color red itself has its own personality. Famed shoe designer Christian Louboutin chose to make his shoes stand out by making …

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25 of the Best Blue Paint Color Options for Home Offices

If you work from home, having the right home office can make a world of difference. However, while you’re likely thinking about stuff to put inside – computer desk, swivel chair, motivational posters – you should be thinking about the color as well. Different colors can have a significant impact on our mood and our energy …

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25 of the Best Gray Paint Color Options for Home Offices

They say opposites attract and when it comes to color creation this is also true. But what happens when polar opposites are attracted and combined into one? What happens when you mix the darkest black with the brightest of whites? You get the perfect neutral shade that can work with any room of your home, …

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25 of the Best Green Paint Colors for Home Offices

I have a love-hate relationship with the color green. I love the color. It reminds me of spring, growth, and renewal. I hate green because I can never find the right shade for my office walls. I’ve tried. The last time I tried, I ended up with beige walls—a long story. After staring at beige …

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25 of the Best Beige Paint Color Options for Your Home Office

Of all the rooms in the home, the one that is most overlooked and ignored when it comes to aesthetics is often the home office. A room that is seen as bad, boring, uncomfortable or dreaded, this is where many people let their creativity fail. If your home office space needs some TLC a great …

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25 of the Best White Paint Color Options for Home Offices

If the walls and ceilings of your home office are painted pure white, you may get a lot more done if you apply a slightly different shade of paint. Related: White Paint Options Family Room | White Paint Options Kids Bedroom | White Paint Options Primary Bathroom | White Paint Options Dining Room | White Paint …

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25 Home Office Layouts (Illustrated Floor Plans)

When I became a freelancer, I didn’t understand the value of dedicated office space. I figured that anywhere you can prop a laptop and use your phone qualifies as a home office- wrong. A home office is much more than that for a telecommuter or at-home worker: at times, it is the only way that …

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35 Inspiring Celebrity Home Offices (Photos)

Many celebrities work quite a bit at home. Think about actors reviewing scripts, memorizing lines, dealing with their staff, etc. Athletes review games and work with agents and managers. Authors write. While they have the good fortune of being able to do much of their work where they want, including at home, they also often …

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Proper Desk Dimensions for Sitting and Standing Desks (Charts)

While office jobs tend to cause fewer injuries than more physical jobs, that doesn’t mean you’re immune from chronic pain. Chronic pain can be caused by sitting at a desk for much of your working day, especially when sitting incorrectly, or at the wrong desk height, too. Specific areas of susceptibility on the body include …

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46 Types of Office Equipment and Supplies (Items Checklist)

Quicklist: Office Equipment and Supplies Multiple monitors Desktop computer Laptop Tablet Mobile phone Monitor and/or Laptop stand Keyboard and Mouse  Webcam Mic Router Printer Scanner Photocopier Desk Chairs Filing cabinets Bookcases Sofa Meeting table and chairs Lighting Wall art Minibar Telephone Paper Shredder Envelopes/Boxes Notepads Business cards Stamps Letter scale Lbnel printer Pens, pencils Stapler …

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10 Different Types of Shredders

Shredders help humans manage waste for recycling and other purposes. There are many types of shredders, from simple paper shredders to bigger, high-tech hammermills and disintegrators. Small businesses and homes usually use the simpler, smaller types of shredders, while larger corporations, industries, and government entities may invest in more sophisticated shredders. One reason why such …

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20 Home Office Designs That Use Area Rugs for Decorative Flair

Area rugs bridge the gap between hardwood, tile or concrete flooring and carpeting. Carpeting is a popular choice for home offices, but it’s not as aesthetically pleasing as hardwood or tile. Rugs give you the benefit of carpeting (to a degree), yet let you enjoy the overall look of hardwood, concrete or laminate. Below is …

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31 Best Types of Office Chairs for Your Desk (Based on What You Need)

I’m in dire need of two new office chairs. I have an old one where the faux leather is peeling (looks atrocious but is super comfortable with all the bells and whistles). My other office chair is not bad, but it’s not as comfortable as I’d like. My preference is a very high back, multiple …

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I Spent $1,275 on a Herman Miller Aeron Chair – Did I Waste My Money?

A few years ago, while sitting in my $160 IKEA office chair, I read about a guy who claimed to have spent over $1,000 for a Herman Miller office chair. I thought he was nuts. Who would spend so much on an office chair? Fast-forward several years and literally thousands of hours sitting in a …

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38 Design Ideas for a Home Library Where Every Book Matters

Home libraries no longer need to be the dark, wood-paneled, stuffy rooms of the 19th century. Some of today’s most popular interior designs feature natural light and the use of white throughout. And while they are definitely artifacts from a bygone era, that also may be their saving grace — as we yearn for breaks …

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47 Small Home Office Design Ideas (Photos)

Thanks for visiting our small home office photo gallery where you can search lots of home office design ideas. I love home office design. I have a sizeable home office in the basement at our home. However, you don’t need a lot of space to create a great working space. Check out the examples below. …

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17 Ultra Luxury Home Office Designs (Stunning)

Our main home office collection includes hundreds of home office design for all budgets. This collection cherry picks only the very best designs that clearly cost a fortune and look fabulous. To qualify for this post, the design simply needs to be incredible, not necessarily expensive (although most examples below are fairly expensive). Scroll through …

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19 Different Types of Office Storage Ideas

Whether you’re working at an office or at home, a good amount of storage is important to maintain order and efficiency. Paperwork can pile up at a furious pace and the amount of documents and files generated must be stored in an organized manner. Otherwise, control is lost and a lot of precious time wasted. …

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Commercial vs. Residential Office Furniture for Home Office

Designing a home office should be a fun and creative process whether or not you currently believe so. Simply because it’s an office and you associate this room with “all work, no play,” doesn’t mean this space deserves any less design attention than any other room in your house. In fact, you’ll probably spend more …

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Why Are Home Offices Losing Popularity? Is this the Death of the Home Office?

This article came together entirely by accident. While putting together the spectacular luxury home offices gallery, I did some research about the trending patterns of home offices and related online searches. What I found was astonishing. I expected that “home office” would be sky-rocketing upwards in popularity over the last 10 years. What I found …

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Butterfly Studio by Valerie Schweitzer Architects

Winner of the 2017 American Architecture Prize. Inspired in part by the closing of a butterfly’s wings and other organic forms, this 350 square-foot art studio and private office for a family home in Westport, Connecticut, provides a serene refuge. Like shards protruding from the earth, the studio’s angled panels clad in stucco and recycled …

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Parts of a Desk (Diagrams of Computer and Built-In Desks)

A desk isn’t a terribly complicated piece of furniture as you can see in the 2 parts of a desk diagram above and below. Demand for desks in the home has sky-rocketed over the last 15 years along with the growth in home computers. Bill Gates once said he dreamed of a “computer on every …

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Top 10 Small Home Office Desk Ideas

Buying a small office desk is high up on many peoples’ “to-get” furniture list because so many households have more and more computers and therefore need little work areas for those computers. Accordingly, there are many compact desk options available for computers, writing and even roll-top desks. Small is great because it can be added …

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How Much Does a Home Office Cost? We Break it Down

With technology and the digital age ever-changing, working from home is becoming more and more popular with professionals from all fields. The need for a home office has never been more prevalent. Designing and building a home office can be a rewarding task for any homeowner. However, there may be more involved than you first …

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80 Home Office Design Statistics

These home office design statistics are a result of analyzing 147,000 home office designs. In a nutshell, below you’ll see data and percentages for many aspects of home office design. The percentages refer to the percentage that home offices have of each variable. For instance, under home office style statistics, 25.87% of home offices have …

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14 Unique DIY Desks That’s Perfect For You!

Related: Types of Office Equipment | Bedroom with Built-In Desks | Types of Large Office Desks | Computer Desk Options Modern The great thing about DIY desks is that you rarely if ever have to crack open your tool box. A desk, as its essential core, is nothing more than a slap of something, that …

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101 Home Offices with Hardwood Floors (Photos)

If you follow our website, you’ve probably realized we like to cover home offices. We have our massive gallery as well as our informative article setting out the types of home offices. We also feature galleries and furniture options as well. What is the most popular home office floor type? Hardwood flooring is the most …

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11 Different Types of Large Office Desks for the Ultimate Home Office

Large desks are a luxury for any home office. I love them, especially office suites. I have a mish mash of an office suite at home which is comprised of one large rectangle desk, a small computer desk and a kitchen table at the back. I have the 2 desks in an L-formation. While I …

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Top 5 Small Metal Computer Desks for Your Home Office Under $100

So you’ve found a little extra space and want to create a small home office? I don’t blame you. Actually, I think computer desks are ideal options for small nooks and crannies in a home. You really can’t have too many computer stations in your home these days. Also, I think small “nook and cranny” …

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26 Computer Desk Options (Buying Guide)

These days the home office, or at least a computer station is as integral to the home as a family room. That said, with tablets, you can easily turn your sofa into a comfy and useful computer space. Nevertheless, as convenient as tablets, mobile phones and even smartwatches are for computing, there’s still no great …

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23 Craft Room Design Ideas (Creative Rooms)

If you’re into crafting, quilting, sewing or some other creative hobby, it’s really nice to have a dedicated space for those pursuits. Working at the kitchen table isn’t so pleasant. It doesn’t take much to create a craft room… place it in the basement, an extra bedroom or if you have the space or are …

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