Make It Fun
Even a small home office or guest bedroom can feature a few fun amenities to keep things exciting. If you enjoy music while you work, simply plug in your MP3 player to a desktop speaker set and let your playlist reflect your work ethic and mood. A comfy chair in the corner is the perfect place to take phone calls, read reports and handle other tasks that don't necessarily require a desk, plus your guests will likely get a lot of use out of it as well. Visitors would also appreciate a television (as you will when you take strategic workday breaks), but don't worry if space is an issue for a TV cabinet. Instead, mount your television to the wall to remove the need for an extra piece of furniture.