Your Ideal Toronto Home Office

"Working from home is becoming more and more popular in Toronto as employers and employees alike are seeing the many benefits of working from a laptop or home computer rather than a commercial office. If you work from home, a home office is essential. Even if you don't work from home every day, having a dedicated space in your home to work on your personal accounting, home-based business will help you stay organized, so you have more hours in the day to do the things you love. Your home office dream is easier to turn into a reality than you might think. But how do you know what kind of home office you need?

The California Closets Home Office Ideas

You want your Toronto home office to be a place where you feel happy and inspired and can work and create.

Here are some tips from the design experts at Califonria Closets Toronto to help you create a beautiful home office.

- Think about all the spaces in your home that might work as a home office. A ideal space is one that is free from the distractions of a television. If you work from home the benefits of dedicating an entire room as a home office, where you can close the door and ‘leave work’ once the day is over, are enormous. Think about how often you use your dinning room. Could that be better used for your home office and the kitchen converted into a kitchen/dinning room? But if you don’t have enough space to dedicate try moving furniture around in the den or your bedroom to create space for a desk.

- Having good office storage systems is very important. Desk drawers are great for stationary, and you should set up cabinets or overhead shelves to store papers and documents. Make sure you have adequate storage for all your work – if the paper piles up again then your home office won’t be functional.

- Your home office should be a space where you feel happy. Make your home office space aesthetically pleasing. How you feel in your home office will have a direct impact on how productive you are when you are working in there. Fresh plants, family pictures, paintings and photos are all great ways to make your home office more pleasant. If you have pets at home you might like to create a special home office bed for them so they can keep you company while you work.

- There is no better way to optimize your home office space than with custom home office storage solutions from California Closets Toronto. Custom storage means you can design a home office to fit anywhere, no matter how unusual, awkward, or small the space – and it is more affordable than you might think.

Get started today by speaking with a California Closets Toronto design consultant on the best space for you to create your ideal home office.

What Kind of Home Office Do You Need?

If you answered "a" to most of the questions, your ideal home office type is Creative. You want your Toronto home office to be a place where you can create, undisturbed when you need to be alone, but welcome to visitors to help you with brainstorming and feedback.

If you answered "b" to most of the questions, your ideal home office type is Functional. You plan to use the space to work on the family finances, or focus completely on some of your own work projects. It is important to you that the space remain clean and clear of all clutter, because one mislabeled item or misplaced document will cost you time that you don't have.

If you answered "c" to most of the questions, your ideal home office type is Connected. You need your home office to be an extension of your real office, so that you can be just as efficient working from home as you would in your downtown Toronto office. Phone, internet, video -- you name it, if it helps you communicate, you'll need it in this home office.

Get started today by speaking with a California Closets Toronto design consultant to create your ideal home office.