By Meg Escott
There are lots of options for home office design.
Home offices can range from just getting your laptop and file box out on the kitchen table, to a small space in more or less any room or spare space in the home, to a large dedicated study or a library big enough for several people.
There are several principals for a good work space at home that are outlined below (as well as some mistakes to avoid).
The range of design possibilities means that it's vital to think about your home office needs to make sure you get the right office layout (and location) for you.
This page forms part of the room design series.
A good home office should...
And here's some mistakes to avoid.
Whenever I'm looking at interior decor images I can't help thinking about the practicalities of a room. Take a look at these images with my observations in the captions.