Create your perfect home office

Home Improvements 2020-8-18
Create Your Perfect Home Office

Here are our top 5 home offices for 2020 - the official year of working from home

Working from home has become part of everyday life for almost half (46.4%) of British workers since the start of lockdown according to official figures released by the Office for National Statistics.

For the past 5 months, many of us have had to manage with a makeshift office in the spare room or setting up a workstation on the kitchen table. However with many companies looking to create more flexible working solutions which could see you spending more time at home than the office, then a more permanent solution is needed.

We’ve found some of the best and coolest home office solutions to suit any budget and lifestyle…

The wooden one

If you’re the kind of person who loves nothing more than being one with nature and then this spacious wooden cabin available from Quick Gardens is just the ticket.

Measuring in at a generous 4m.3m, there’s plenty of space to set up your new office with room left to share with another member of the family. The cabin is made from dense slow-grown spruce which is excellent natural insulation - perfect for those colder days that will soon be here.

Prices start from just £2,795 with an estimated delivery time of four to six weeks.

The contemporary one

This modern and bright garden office from our retail partner, Nordic Garden Buildings is perfect if you’re in need of an inspiring and creative environment.

Not only does this garden office look absolutely fab but it is also fully insulated meaning you can use it all year round in comfort.

It also comes fully kitted out with power points to ensure all of your technology can be used as well as security features also coming as standard giving you peace of mind when after you’ve finished for the day and take that short walk back to your home.

Everything is fully customisable to suit your needs with prices start from just £11,195.

The rustic one

These timeless barns inspired offices are available from Smart Garden Offices and they just ooze rural charm – perfect if you prefer a more traditional style.

They are built using double-layered weatherboard which has been used as an exterior cladding on rural British buildings for centuries providing that authentic finish. Available in a range of colours with fully customisable fixtures and fittings, you can really make this space your own.

Price start from £9,144

The industrial one

This one may seem odd but bear with us...

Shipping containers make great home office as they are weatherproof, cost-effective and easy to set up. There are plenty of these container conversion companies out there to choose from which will custom make your perfect office space or if you fancy taking on the challenge, you could try converting one yourself.

Think Container is a Lithuanian company who supply shipping container garden offices to the UK so if this is up your street then you can contact them directly to get a quote.


If you don’t have the space to install a garden office then don’t worry, you can still create an office space in your home. Whether you choose to update your spare room, upgrade the garage or convert your loft, there are plenty of ways to get your required workspace sorted.

Our low-cost home improvement loans are a great way to help with getting your home office up and running quickly and efficiently. Starting from just 3.5% APR Representative between £5,000 and £25,000.

Hitachi Hints and Tips is intended to be informative and interesting. It does not constitute financial advice, and you should always do further research when making any financial decisions. All information was correct at date of publication.


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