It doesn’t matter if you are decorating a living room or a bedroom; there are two things that you need to give special consideration to – purpose and style. This statement will sound more spot on if you think about building a study room, as more and more people are pursuing further studies while doing a job or working from home.
So, if you are looking forward to designing such a place that combines both your living and studying space, then below we have mentioned some tips for you.
- Creating a balance
When building a study room you will need to get your basic elements cleared, as they will form a base to your study/work room. After getting everything straight, make sure that the elements are able to create a balance without affecting your comforts.
But, how do you create a balance?
First and foremost, make sure that the space you are going to study or work in is productive enough, helping you focus on the tasks you have to complete.
Begin by figuring out the design of your office, such as will you need a lot of room? Do you really need a flat surface with a lot of space to move around? Consider these factors, as they will help you get your creative juices flowing.
- Style it up
We know you own a stylish designer radiator, but as you are going to spend loads of time in your study room or home office, make sure that it is perfectly styled for your needs. But while you are at it, don’t forget that you are still in your home and its design must go hand in hand with the rest of your house.
Are you looking to build a stylish and appealing place that makes you curl up while reading a good book? Or do you want to create a modern design that inspires you to come up with amazing ideas? At the end of the day, it all starts with you!
- Get inspiration from places
Your home office can get benefitted by technology just like any other corporate office. Well, that’s how some shops are able to sell printers, routers and computers. As you get to play with different ideas while building a study room, make a note of all the power sources in your house and utilise them in the best way possible.
If you are looking forward to place a desk in the centre of the room, then you may have to invest in some extra outlets to keep the space safe for the floor below.
- Get more space
If you don’t want your study room to get chaotic, then you will have to bring in some additional space to store extra items and accessories. If you are not able to get more out of the available space, your mood will get affected and so will your productivity.
No matter the space you have, you might end up wanting for more, so plan to add some floating shelves or cabinets that will not only raise the ambience of your study room, but also make the space feel less congested.
- A desk or table
This is a million dollar question, isn’t it?
Well, for this you will have to consider various factors. When you are building a study room, you will have to make sure that the necessary furniture are close to you so that you get everything quickly. The type of study you are going to do and the size of room you have will help you decide whether it is a desk or table you need for your study room.
If you want to be more organised while you are studying, you should go ahead with a plain table that does not have any drawers. But, if you plan to keep a lot of notebooks, papers and other accessories, it will be better if you get a table with drawers, as that will help you be more organised and not compromise on your performance in any way.
- Seating arrangement
Do you like to move in a circular motion or like to sit in fixed place while studying? This will help you get the chair of your choice. Also, make sure that you get a chair which helps you maintain a good posture and you don’t have to sacrifice your comforts for it.
Will a friend join you for some important studies or for an upcoming exam? Maybe keep an extra chair handy for situations like these.
We hope the ideas explained above would’ve cleared all of your doubts and that you’re looking forward to excitedly building a study room in your home.