Home Office Creation
Everyone has done it; turned their kitchen table into their home office, but eventually the papers pile up and it just becomes impractical. Here are a few tips from California Closets Nashville for creating a custom home office space in your Nashville home.
The ideal situation for a home office is a separate space set aside, free from the distractions of a television set. If that is not a practical solution then the first step is to dedicate a current space that is strictly for work. Whether this requires rearranging your den or creating storage near your actual, underused desk, an area needs to be set aside.
Storage is the most important part of keeping a home office organized. If you don’t have anywhere to put files, letters, papers and home office supplies, your desk will slowly become unusable. Desk drawers are often helpful for smaller items, but attached file cabinets and overhead storage can really maximize space. With enough storage space, it’s easy to keep your home office clean and organized.
Making your home office aesthetically pleasing is the next step. Although you theoretically can get just as much work done on a card table tucked in your garage, it will be easier to concentrate if you are working in an aesthetically pleasing space. There is no reason your home office should look any different than your actual office. Put up pictures, plants and other decorations to ease your mind.
Unmatched desks, cabinets and shelves can’t take advantage of your unique home office space. Consider a customized office storage system. In smaller spaces where every inch counts, custom-built wall-mounted shelves, wrap-around desks and customized overhead storage cabinets can make a huge difference to the functionality of your home office space.
Nashville Home Office Expertise
California Closets Nashville has built a reputation in the Nashville area for its expertise, design talent and familiarity with the wants and needs of Nashville residents. Schedule a free in-home design consultation online or come in and visit our showroom in Brentwood to learn more about how California Closets can transform your home office, bedroom closet, garage storage system and more.