8 Things Your Home Office Needs

Make your home office the best it can be!

Now that remote working is becoming the norm across the globe, it is time to give your home office the upgrade it deserves.

Instead of recommending you the most obvious things like getting a new chair, new desk, blah blah blah. I thought I would recommend you items that most people will not own but I have enjoyed adding to my own setup the most.

LED Colour Changing Lights

LED colour changing lights
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Quite a trend over the last few years, adding some LED lights can add a whole different vibe to your office. They will definitely come in handy for those late-night sessions.


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Although there are many health benefits to having a humidifier, it brings a nice sense of serenity to your desk.

Keyboard and mouse for multiple computers

Mouse and keyboard for multiple devices
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As most of us are currently remote working, you may have a full-time job and a few side hustles. Being able to control your work computer and your personal computer with a flick of a button it is a very valuable tool. It declutters your desk but also maximises your output.

Anti Blue Light Glasses

Anti Blue Light Glasses
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It doesn’t take a genius to know that staring at a computer screen for an extended period of time cannot be good for the health of your eyes. Having a pair of blue light glasses on your desk is very handy.

Headphone Stand

Headphone Stand
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A very handy tool to have when you are going in and out of Zoom calls. It avoids the mad panic of finding misplaced headphones right before your 9am meeting.

Indoor plants

Indoor Plants
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Being stuck at your desk at all day may make you feel trapped, having a few plants around your room can change your whole work environment. It adds a refreshing bit of colour to stare at when you’re into your 20th consecutive hour working.

Smart Plugs

Smart Plug
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A great gadget when you get all comfy in bed, you close your eyes, ready to fall asleep, until a random light is staring you in the face. Don’t get out of bed, just buy a smart plug.

Cable management box

Cable Management Box
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If you are brave enough to tackle the worlds most hated problem, cable management, then this may be the product for you.

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