it comes to starting your own business, working from home can often be a fantastic,
cost efficient perk – allowing a new start up company to knuckle down and work your
way through that task list, with minor interruptions.
With summer finally upon us, and those warmer days and lighter nights
officially here, there’s no time like the present to make the most of working
without further ado, our team at Incredible Bulk Storage Bradford have put
together a handy guide showing the top five ways to create an amazing home
office space. Whether you want to make the most out of unused space within your
home, creating a high-tech office or decluttering your home to pave way for
your new venture.
a dedicated work space and sustain a healthy work life balance
If working from home is where your business starts, be sure to create a dedicated
space for working. Making room for a
work space is often easier than you would think, converting a back bedroom
tends to be a popular choice as does working from a garage or shed (if connected
With a bit of imagination there are many ways to
make use of redundant space.
There Be Light!
Poor lighting will more often than not result in unnecessary strain on your
eyes and affect concentration, especially if your entire day consists of
looking at a screen. Access to natural light is important as not only does it
allow you to see better, it helps to boost your mood and therefore, your
placing your desk next to a large window to really utilise the light when you
work. If natural light is limited, investing in good quality lights and
painting the walls white is a good idea to help maximise light
3. Invest in office furniture
at a desk all day is not great for your body, especially your back which is why
investing in the right chair can do you the world of good.
in office furniture that ‘fits the colour scheme’ or is ‘part of a trend’ is
fine providing that the furniture in question is comfortable and reduces the
risk of aches and pains.
put, the way to look at this is to consider practicality over style.
Set Your Storage goals
It goes without saying, a messy home means a messy mind, so a simple way to
increase productivity is to make sure your filing is well organised and stored
away. Shelves are an easy and cost-effective addition and will help you feel
like you have more space, while good old fashion filing cabinets are also a
must, allowing you to keep your work and documents organised and secure.
Remember, if you do manage to run out of storage space you can always use our Self-storage
facility in Bradford to file away those important documents.
Make it fun
Working from home has many benefits – cheaper bills, less travel yet we are
often bound to the same four walls for hours and days.
there are many ways in which to create a fun, unique and inspiring work
are renowned for boosting productivity as well as reducing stress levels, family
pictures and artwork can help increase creativity and colourful pin boards can
help spark ideas and keep us focused.
possibilities are endless. It is up to you and your imagination as to how far
you can go with this.
Time to start packing!
If you any other questions, please feel free to call us or drop in for a chat.