So many people are trading in the 9-to-5 life and staying home to work efficiently. After all, when telecommuting and WiFi are available, it’s one of the easiest decisions for a person to make. While working from home can have its benefits, it has a few downfalls.
One of the most apparent downfalls is that it can be challenging to focus on work when you’re still at home. This is why it’s important to create an office space that’s strictly for work. If you’re in the habit of working in your room, it’s time to stop.
If you’re able to create a different space in your home for work, consider this your reminder to get it done.
Additionally, it can be a lot of fun once it’s time to decorate. If you’re looking for ways to transform a room and turn it into a space you’re inspired to work in, consider these four ways you can decorate your home office.
1. Paint one wall.
It’s one of the most inexpensive tricks in the books. When you move into a new space and would like to quickly make it your own, throw some paint on the wall.
In order to inspire your mind to wake up, you might want to do a bright color. Make sure the color goes well with your theme.
2. Add a large area rug.
Think of area rugs as artwork for the floor. It’s so important to find the right size so that it can efficiently fill the room.
3. Include inspirational quotes.
It takes so much to move forward and conquer a new goal. It can be challenging when you’re stuck in a specific area of your career. In order to push past it, it’s a good idea to hang quotes or post decals with inspirational reminders on the wall.
Sometimes, you need to see a message many times before it really resonates with you. Create room in your office for inspiration. When you’re able to find motivation by glancing at a wall, it might be the catalyst to help propel you forward.
4. Add natural elements.
Greenery is always amazing because it cleanses the air. If you have a green thumb, it’s a nice idea to purchase a one or two indoor plants that you can nurture over time. The fiddle leaf fig tree is a really beautiful plant to consider.
If you don’t have a green thumb, it’s okay to purchase a low-maintenance plant like a succulent. You can also stop by your local grocery store to buy a bouquet of stunning roses. Put them in a vase each week to add a burst of color to your office space.