The home office is fast becoming a staple in most homes. It not hard to see why with stellar office space after stellar office space trending on social media. These office spaces often make you want to run straight out and drop a whole lotta coin to achieve the same awesome looks. But you don’t need to spend a small fortune to create a beautiful and functional home office (with all the yummy office furniture trimmings). So whether you are a student, mumpreneur or work from home, check out our top tips on styling a home office on a budget.
Plan the Space
The best way to keep an office space on a budget is to plan what office furniture you need and where they will go. This is will ensure you do not buy anything that is not needed and will allow you to allocate more funds towards essential items such as desks, chairs and office storage.
Buy New But at Bargain Prices
Regardless of what your impulses say, you don’t need to buy everything at once. Take your time, create a wish list of items and keep an eye out for can’t-resist sales. Not that we are tooting our own horn (okay, we are totally tooting our own horn) but Mocka runs specials every week from Monday through to Sunday on a range of products which often include our office furniture. Not to mention our end-of-line sales, super sale and ‘just-because-we-are-nice- prices, anyone can deck their offices out with Mocka Office Furniture and not break the bank doing it!
Essentials Come First
Consider the essential office furniture that a good home office needs – a sturdy desk, a comfy chair, functional storage and good light (natural and secondary). Tackle these essentials first and foremost so you can get to work without delay. The rest of the office furniture and décor can be added over time.