In an era where almost everything is performed from computers, especially because of the coronavirus nowadays, most companies have already adapted to working from home. While trying to adapt, some of us are fighting back pain and some are struggling with concentration problems. Whatever happens, if you can get things done from your couch, everything has a solution.
Even if you are away from your office mates while social distancing, this shouldn't make you slack off since there are ways to make your home desk more fun and productive.
Check out our list to find work-from-home essentials.
Who claimed it's impossible to work from your bed?
A laptop stand that offers the opportunity to work on the couch or in bed comfortably! It has a phone and a pen holder and everything you might need at an office desk. Moreover, it has multiple elevation levels which offer an ergonomic experience for hours.
If you don't want to blind your eyes while reading PDFs, you can print the documents with this little guy. It's an exceptional addition to a home office desk since it's so compact.
It works with a wireless connection, so you can print from a smartphone, tablet, or laptop. It works so quickly and can print up to 32 pages per minute.
This is a perfect solution for your messy desk. This USB power strip takes up little space.
This USB hub does it all. With this multi-charging station, you can charge six devices at the same time. It ensures the safety of the devices too.
For those who spend more than eight hours on an office chair every day, this back support mesh will deliver comfort. If you work on your computer all day, you probably suffer from back and neck ache, but this back supporter brings comfort. It is made of breathable fabrics.
Speaking of back pain, we should also mention poor posture. This posture corrector by Anoopsyche reduces pain associated with incorrect posture. You can wear this for hours. Also, you can wear it under your t-shirt, so it can hide underneath your clothes.
Working from home doesn't prevent stress, but you can unwind after a long day with this desktop punching bag. It can be attached to any surface you want.
If taking notes on the computer is not your style, it might be better to write the day's plans, meetings, and reminders on a piece of paper. Moleskine notebook is classically designed for those who love basics. With its ribbon bookmark, you never lose where you are.
If you have a remote job that you often work for at night, you need a desk lamp. This lamp can be added to the rooms of those who don't like working in common areas of the house.
You can mount it anywhere you need thanks to its metal clamp.
While working from home, we face many distracting factors. The never-ending traffic noise, people's voices, and even household items make it difficult to concentrate after a while. A few drops of relaxing essential oil make it easier to focus on the work. Optionally, you can add a few drops to your diffuser or dab on your body.
How can a cup of coffee be enough all day? We need liters of caffeine sometimes...
Thanks to this coffee press, your coffee will never go cold while you run (!) between Zoom meetings. It will keep your coffee hot for a long time.
If you are having a busy day and need to discharge, a desk toy will be good for you. Although toys and games are known as distractions, some can be used for the opposite effect. They relieve your brain and reduce stress at the end of a tiring and stressful workday. You can build, mold, and shape these metal balls.
The more green, the better. Plants are essentials for the workspace as they spread calmness and peace. Moreover, think of a business environment where you grow your own fruits and vegetables. Now, that's easy with the Click and Grow smart garden. It's ideal for an office desk if you have limited space at home.
Everyone feels a little lazy at home and has a hard time understanding how time flies. If you lose your sense of time and get out of control while working from home, a digital timer on your desk will help you a lot.
There are no loud clicks. You can activate the loud alarm mode to do your tasks on time.
If you find it complicated to follow up on your tasks on Google Calendar or Asana, this calendar planner might be exactly what your home office desk needs. It has a to-do section to write down your daily tasks, and schedule your week. As a bonus, there's a habit tracker to track your eating habits and more.
While working, we often need motivating stuff on our desk. If you get a bulletin board to hang right in front of you, you can hang your photos with friends or family, and the memories you want to remember.