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  • My Office Chair Gets Hot – Cool & Simple Options for You
    When it comes to sitting in a chair for a long period of time, your comfort will become more of an issue the longer that you remain seated. A contributing factor to discomfort is often becoming too hot, mainly around your back and buttocks. These, of course, are the primary points of contact between the…
  • My Office Desk Lamp is Too Hot – How to Make it Cool!
    It is normal for lamp heads to become warm as the bulb can generate a lot of heat whilst in operation. To help you resolve this, its worth understanding why it gets hot. How hot your lamp gets is basically down to the power output and type of bulb that you are using in your…
  • My Desk has Sharp Edges – Quick Tips to Fix it!
    Is your desk digging into an arm? Or do you have a table that cuts into your wrists? If you do, then below we have some really simple to steps for you to follow to avoid having to buy a new desk, table of piece of furniture. How do You Remove Sharp Edges From Furniture?…
  • How to Find Space for a Home Office
    How do I find space for a home office? The short answer is to perform a review of your home to understand what space there is; and then to assess if any rooms could be re-purposed, what furniture could be sacrificed to create space, or what outbuildings could be converted. Proceed with drawing up a…
  • How to Optimize Your Studio Apartment Living Space – Getting the Right Furniture
    If you come here and are intending to actually read what’s below, congratulations, your hoping to either get wealthy enough to have a larger place to live for yourself, or make full use of the tiny cubicle you’re holed up in – which is usually referred to fancily as studio apartments, or studio flats (for…
  • Find the Best Ergonomic Office Chairs for Bigger People
    If you are a big person, which inevitably means you are heavier, then you will need to make sure that your office chair is up to the task of supporting your weight, whilst still being ergonomically functional and comfortable. It must cater to your dimensions. Chairs can come with a variety of features and options…
  • Get the Ultimate Massage Chair for Back Pain
    Introduction The development of modern life has led to the necessity of people becoming more sedentary, resulting in an increased number of problems with their backs. A lot of research has been done on this topic by various institutions all over the world. It was concluded that regular exercise is one of the best ways…
  • 10 Best Ergonomic Chairs for Neck Pain – Prevent it With These!
    We’re well into 2022 and I think most of us know that neck pain is a very real problem that many of us deal with. Especially with some of us still having to remain indoors to shelter from the evil that is Covid! In this article, we’ll discuss ergonomics, what ergonomic features a good office…
  • How to Make a Killer Home Office in Your Bedroom
    Introduction It is becoming more and more common for every home to have a room which is used as an office. Whether it is dedicated or simply set up in the guest bedroom, there are certain things to consider when creating a home office in your bedroom. This article aims to address the questions around…
  • Ergonomic Keyboards for Wrist Pain – Your Best Options
    Alas, an article about keyboards, the tools that guarantee your hourly journeys’ safety to the Internet, a place of wonders and memes. Also they guarantee that the potentiality of getting fired from your office job is significantly reduced, as long as you type really fast when your boss is looking. Ergonomic Keyboards for Wrist Pain – Your…
  • The Best Office Chair & Furniture Lubricants
    When a squeaky sound starts to come from a chair as you shift around in it, it can be annoying. That pestering noise can emanate from all kinds of home office equipment— including office chairs, cabinets, and even desks. There is some good news, we can tell you what the best lubricants are for all…
  • Office Chair Height Adjustment – How to Get it Right
    Don’t sit in discomfort! No matter which way your office chair adjusts, it is important to know how to do it properly so you can find the perfect height for you. The height of your office chair is important for keeping you comfortable and preventing back, shoulder and neck pain. If the height of an…
  • 20 Best Adjustable Standing Desks and Workstations
    As previously pointed out in an earlier article “10 Best Ergonomic Chairs for Neck Pain”, sitting on your butts for long periods of time invites significant health issues, especially if you’re sitting on a bad chair. However, switching chairs isn’t gonna solve all your problems, no matter how nice that new chair is and how ergonomically potent it…
  • Ergonomically Assess Your Own Home Office Workspace
    Your Body is a Temple! Well that’s what I tell my wife… sorry girls, taken! It truly is the best tool you’ll ever own, so look after it. You might be thinking, “I’m not bungy jumping here, just quietly sitting at my desk doing my work.” And, like many other folks that are working from…
  • How to Fix a Squeaky Office Chair – In Easy Steps
    If you’re an office or home worker, you could spend up to 40 hours a week sitting in an office chair. That’s a lot of time, and if your chair is squeaking; that can prove to be really distracting and annoying. You’ll either be annoying your work colleagues, family members… or just driving yourself crazy….
  • How to Escape the Office and work from home
    We all want to live the dream… Following your dream of working from home can be a great way to find financial freedom without having to sacrifice the time you want to spend with your family. Whether you’re looking for the courage to finally make the move, want to skip the commute, or just feel…
  • Should a Home Office Have a Ceiling Fan
    Introduction It is recommended that you have some sort of cooling down system in your home office, especially if it is upstairs somewhere without adequate air circulation. If your home office is particularly hot during certain times of the day, then you most likely would benefit by having a ceiling fan, which can cool down…
  • Make Your Home Office Look Professional
    Whatever the reason for working from home, it’s always good to style your home office to complement its use.   If your home office is to look professional, then the reality is you need to keep it formal, tidy, and in keeping with what you use it for. It must be aligned to your occupation,…
  • Where to Position a Desk in Your Home Office – Top Tips
    More often than not the dimensions and the pre-existing contents of your home office will dictate where you locate your desk. But if you could locate it anywhere, what would be its optimal position? The Perfect Location The ideal place for your home office desk to be situated would be central to your workspace, a…
  • Lighting for Your Home Office
    The importance of how well lit your own working environment is cannot be overstated, get it wrong and it will lead to you being more susceptible to office fatigue. That’s mental exhaustion brought about by the taxing of the brain, exposure to monitor glare, physical inactivity, stress, etc… When you’re working from your home office…
  • How to Make a Small Office Look Bigger (Some Great Tips!)
    Well, size isn’t everything! Or so my wife tells me! Let’s be brutally honest, a bigger one most of the time is better than a smaller one… office that is! But for those of us that don’t have a huge office, there are ways you can maximise it’s look and feel to at least make…
  • How to Calculate Home Office Space
    This is the second of two articles which will guide you through going from a laptop couch-potato, to a home based entrepreneur in the making. The first article, if you haven’t seen it, takes you through the process of finding space for a home office. If you have read that one, welcome back! Step 2…
  • Ergonomic Products – The Good, the Bad and the Stylish
    When one thinks of ergonomic products, the average person doesn’t think of actual ergonomic products and what benefits they provide – they look at the grotesque, curious, uncomfortable looking tools that should not and need not be designed to appear the way they do. It’s similar to placebo effect, you let expectations place strong holds…
  • The 5 Steampunk Styled Keyboards from Datamancer
    These days, sitting in front of a computer screen isn’t as fun and exciting as it used to be anymore, mainly because computers are now used more for work and school purposes, both of which are pretty boring. But there are ways to make it fun, either by getting loads of office gadgets to fill…
  • World War II and A Brief History of Ergonomics
    You’ve all heard about ergonomic chairs, ergonomic keyboards, ergonomic mice, ergonomic peripherals – the word ergonomic itself has become somewhat a gimmick, to imply that certain tools, or to be more precise, certain office tools (which is where most of the ergonomic-[insert product] market focuses on these days) are to be placed on a whole…
  • The Best High End Ergonomic Chairs for Bad Backs
    Many rich people have bad backs after hours of stooping down counting money at their desks, not knowing that there are tools out there that help them have a better time counting. In the same roots as a previous article, here I present to you the best high end ergonomic chairs for bad backs. On…
  • 5 Best Accessories to Convert Your Desk Into a Standing Desk
    Hello, fellow 2021-ers! Alright, that’s it for the welcome. Now, straight to business, after thousands of words of ramblings and well-disguised rants from a certain very handsome Japanese person, I’m still not too sure that standing desks are really on people’s mind yet. So, it turns out good looks is not enough… …well, that also…
  • 9 Cool and Useful Gadgets to Keep In Your Office
    To the tens of thousands of subscribers that I gained last month (*cough*) for Think Home Office with my one and only article so far “10 Best Ergonomic Chairs for Neck Pain”, here’s a little something else to refresh the place a bit. And your office, obviously. From smart pens to exercise pedals, I will…
  • The Most Wanted… Computer Trackball Mice of 2021
    Based on Amazon’s tracking mechanism, no pun intended, here I delivered to you a list of most wanted… computer trackball mice in the entire universe. According to Amazon users’ POV of the universe, at least. ‘Most wanted’ products do not necessarily mean the best selling ones. This is the case because of the variations of intents…