Making the Most of Your Washington DC Home Office
A Home Office Creation
Does your dining table double up as your office space? Are your bills taking up precious counter space? If so, it's time to find some space for a home office. Here are some tips from California Closets Washington DC, for creating a home office space in your home.
Above all, your home needs a functional space that allows you to be productive. Whether this means rearranging your living room to create space for a desk and some storage or installing cabinets in your garage, you must dedicate an area to work productively. Ideally, a dedicated office space with little distractions (such as a television) would work best.
Storage solutions are key to any office space. If you don’t have a dedicated area to place files, letters, papers and home office supplies, your office space will slowly become unusable and unproductive. Desk drawers are often helpful for smaller items, but file cabinets and overhead storage help to maximize your space. With enough storage space, it becomes much easier to manage your office space.
Another key factor contributing to a productive office space is the aesthetics. We do our best work in environments that are comfortable and pleasing. Although you can technically get work done anywhere, the way your home office looks will make a big difference in how productive your work space can be. In an aesthetically pleasing environment, it is much easier to concentrate on the many tasks at hand. There is no reason your home office space should look any less pleasant than the rest of your home. Decorations, pictures, plants all help to warm up your office space.
A customized office storage system does wonders to your space. Generic, one-size-fits-all office furniture doesn't maximize your unique spaces. In smaller spaces, where every inch counts, a custom-built wall-mount shelving unit, along with wrap-around desk and cutom overhead storage, can really help maximize your space and hence, your productivity.
Washington DC Home Office Expertise
California Closets Washington DC has built a reputation in the DC metro area for its expertise, design talent and familiarity with the wants and needs of Washington DC residents. Schedule a free in-home design consultation online or come in and visit our showroom in Fairfax to learn more about how California Closets can transform your home office, bedroom closet, garage storage system and more.