A home office may not seem possible in you live in a small apartment, but Apartment Therapy.com has seven ways you can fit a home office into your living room.
can use an end table as your home office. How? By organizing your
office supplies into decorative boxes and then placing them on a
shelving unit that you use as a side table. Make sure to leave some
space on the top so you can work on it! Another option is to place your
workspace on in a bookcase unit with adjustable shelves. You can even
use curtains or a panel on rails to hide your office when it's not in
Another option for your living room office is a table located
behind your couch. This is a great place to keep your laptop and pay
bills. Using a chair or stool that can tuck completely under the desk
will maximize your available space. Want to have your home office "out
of sight, out of mind"? Place a partition such as a screen, shutters or
a curtain in front of your desk area.
If you live in a two-story
townhome or loft, the area under an open staircase is a perfect spot to
tuck a diminutive workspace and some shelves. Armoires, hutches or
secretary desks are perfect for housing a home office that you can close
up when it's quitting time. Lastly, if you have a closet that isn't
needed, this can be a great place to tuck a workspace.