You want to be comfortable in your home office, right? You don't want it to feel like a prison cell. A home office should be a space you are comfortable in, that inspires productivity and inspiration. The most important part of any home office is, of course, the piece of furniture you'll be conducting work on--the desk. There are many types of desks, some of which may be better for your home offices than others. Let's take a look at some of them below:
Writing desks are home office staples. If you're looking to get a lot of work done, this is the desk for you. A writing desk is much smaller than other desks, so if you're looking for a desk for gaming, or spreading out your documents, this may not be the best choice.
Harvest Home Writing Desk by Samuel Frederick Furniture
Computer desks are perfect home office desks for those who want to stay organized. This type of desk comes with a lot of compartments and drawers in which you can store your office supplies, papers, and other necessary items.
57" Computer Desk by Winners Only
Executive desks are perfect for home offices that double as guest rooms or living spaces. They come with plenty of storage space, as well as a place to comfortably sit while you work.
Brayton Manor Jr. Executive Desk by Samuel Frederick Furniture
Corner desks are perfect for home offices with limited space. They take up very little floor space but provide plenty of working surface area.
Umaima Corner Desk by Ebern Designs
Standing desks are perfect for home offices that double as workout spaces or living rooms. If you're looking for a desk that will help you stay healthy and productive, a standing desk is the way to go!
Talie Adjustable Height Standing Desk with Built-In Power Bar
L-Shaped Computer Desks
L-shaped computer desks are perfect home office desks for those who want to maximize their space. This type of desk provides plenty of surface area on which to work, as well as storage compartments for your office supplies and other necessary items.
Lynxtyn L-Desk by Signature Design by Ashley
Credenza desks are perfect home office desks for those who want to add a touch of elegance to their home offices. They come with plenty of storage space, as well as beautiful finishes that will complement any home office decor.
Hampton Bay Computer Credenza by Samuel Frederick Furniture
Wood: Wood is a popular material when it comes to home office desks. It's sturdy, strong and durable--a perfect choice for home offices with lots of activity.
- Natural: A natural wood finish is a classic look that looks beautiful on desks. Some are stained lighter, or darker, so just keep in mind what shade will fit in with the rest of your color scheme.
- White: White home office desks are perfect for those who want their home offices to be bright and airy feeling. It really opens up your space.
- Black: Black finishes on home office desks are perfect for those who want their home offices to have a modern look. Black is a safe choice because it looks good with other furniture colors.
- Gray: Gray home office desks are perfect for those who want their home offices to have a contemporary look. It is a balanced finish that brings a space together without standing out and being the centerpiece of the room.
Glass: Glass home office desks come in all shapes and sizes, and look beautiful in any home office. The only issue is that they may get dirty fast and show smudges, so just keep a bottle of Windex nearby.
Metal: Metal home office desks are perfect for home offices that double as workout spaces or living rooms. If you're looking for a desk that will help you stay healthy and productive, a standing desk is the way to go!
Laminate: Laminate home office desks are perfect home office staples. They're affordable, easy to maintain and durable--perfect for those who want a home office that doubles as an extra guest room or living space.
If you're going to spend a lot of time in your home office, you should make it a space where you'll be able to get work done. It all starts with the desk, and then you can accumulate other decorations that will make your home office a space that makes sitting down to work, something to look forward to. There are so many different types of desks for you to choose from and at the Furniture Mall we have many options to look through. We have locations in Topeka, Olathe, and Austin.
Written by Emily Holleran