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How to Create a Home WorkStation in a Small Space

Living in a small apartment can be despairing at times. You might be checking for extra space to fit an item or the space is not big enough to hold a piece of furniture. Nevertheless, you can search for ideas and implement ways to create a space for you. If you are a blogger, student or someone that desires a workstation at home then follow these tips and selections to help you carve out more room:

small home workstation

First, you will want to consider these ideas for your Workstation:

  1. Make space or find an underused area in your home
  2. Shop for a small desk, chair, and other accessories
  3. You also have the option of converting an area or room into a workstation. Perhaps you could use a walk-in closet.
  4. Change the layout of your living room
  5. Use curtains to divide a room to create your workstation
  6. Make use of empty hallways

Create your Workstation for you

To create your workstation you will need a small desk, chair, lamp and a whiteboard for helping you stay organized.

small work desk

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Small Desk

You will want to find a small desk that is sturdy enough and will fit in place. This small wood desk is great for storing documents. It has 3 panels that can easily store pens, paper, and books. It is small and can be used while sitting on a couch or bedside.

floor lamp

Standing Lamp

Lighting is important. Image lamp that gives you more than just light. This Maxwell USB floor lamp fits well in any small space. It works like a lamp, shelf, and outlet for electronic devices and appliances. The lamp has an ambient glow that will brighten up any room.

best whiteboard


While I work I like to jot down noticeable notes that will help me to keep on track of my schedule. By doing this I have a whiteboard in place where I set a daily or monthly task. Whiteboards can be easily be hanged on a wall. Depending on the size of your wall you can set the board to be used horizontally or vertically. Whiteboards also come in different sizes, find the right size for you at Sundeala.


If you will be sitting at your home workstation for long then you might want to consider a comfortable seating. You can choose a fold away chair with enough cushion or a chair that will fit easily under your table of choice.

Your home workstation can be simple and fit within your budget. You can also easily decorate your workstation by adding flowers, pictures, quotes or just about anything of your liking.

Are you inspired to create your home workstation?


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  • Harley

    Great idea for a post! I’m going to need these ideas soon for my new apartment! It’s going to be a tight fit.

    September 27, 2018 at 10:33 am Reply
  • Alice V

    I have a super small workspace at home too. It literally is a side table and my laptop in the loft but I like it! #Alittlebitofeverything

    October 3, 2018 at 7:30 am Reply
  • Emily

    Great ideas! I really need to sort out a work station at home! At the moment I usually work from the kitchen table or in bed!!
    Emily xx

    October 5, 2018 at 12:25 pm Reply
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