9 Desk Setup Tips For Work From Home

9 Desk Setup Tips For Work From Home

Are you tired of working at a cluttered and uncomfortable desk setup? Discover the power of a well-designed desk setup that promotes ergonomics, efficiency, and enjoyable work experience. With the right balance of aesthetics, functionality, and organization, you can transform your workspace into a haven of productivity. In this article, we will explore top tips and tricks for creating the ultimate desk setup that enhances your physical and mental well-being. From adjustable chairs and ergonomic keyboards to cable management solutions and personalized decor, get ready to revolutionize your work environment and boost your productivity to new heights.

Adjust Your Chair And Desk

You want your lower back touching the back rest both heels on the floor and elbows at about 90° angle this helps keep your spine relaxed and in a natural alignment if you need to tuck your chair in more lower your armrest and add a foot rest.

Adjust Your Monitor

Having the screen at fingertip distance and the top of the screen at eye level this prevents you from craning your neck either forward or down in order to see what you’re doing you can get a monitor stand or an arm or if you’re using a laptop or an iPad a simple kickstand will do.

Get Up And Move

Set a reminder to get up and move at least once an hour you can also work with a timer and set intervals for work and brakes but be sure to get up regularly stretch and grab some water okay we’re in the efficiency category.

Use Automations

We can shave off a few seconds here and there by not using our Mouse so much instead using automations and auto fill with keyboard shortcuts to instantly jump to a website or a file on our computer it also pulls up URLs or entire email templates so that we don’t have to type things from scratch.


When our space is messy our mind is messy your brain uses mental energy to keep tabs on things you see and hear and smell even if you’re not actively using it so put away as many things as possible to free up your attention.

Noise Cancellation

This helps you stay focused and get into the Flow State more easily you can use either noise cancelling headphones or earplugs now we’re in the enjoy ability category which is my personal favorite because when you do things you enjoy then productivity just takes care of itself.

Color And Texture

Instead of spending too much money on buying fancy stuff for your desk setup an affordable strategy is to go for a color or a texture theme Aesthetics play a huge role in making your space more enjoyable to use.


Plants have been shown to reduce stress and improve our mood it also adds a nice organic feel to the cold textures of our space.

Motivational Decor

This includes all the accessories and decorations that give our space some personality and inspiration to work. It can be photos, figurines, and souvenir.

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