Is working from home not working so well? Use these designer hacks to carve out a happy office nook

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Yes, it's possible to create a happy work space at home. (Photo: Getty Images)
Yes, it’s possible to create a happy work space at home. (Photo: Getty Images)

With all of us conducting business from our counters and sofas these days, having a dedicated home office is on everyone’s wish list. Case in point: Havenly, an online interior design service, says that requests for home offices skyrocketed from 6 percent in 2019 to 26 percent today. And since February requests have gone up 160 percent.

“It all jumped the week of March 16, when the world went indoors,” says Lee Mayer, CEO of Havenly. “Even when we can go back, more people will work from home than ever before. So having a space you can be productive in

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10 home office essentials to make working from home easier

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Most people across the globe have been working from home amid the coronavirus pandemic, and it is safe to say the novelty has started to wear off for a few workers.

Some may be pretty comfortable with their WFH set-up, but others may be fed up of looking at the same four walls, and think giving their home office a revamp may do the trick.

For those who have found leaning over their makeshift desk has given them “tech neck”, will be in need of a supportive desk chair instead of their kitchen breakfast stall.

Others may be struggling to adjust to working without their double split screens in the office, and looking for a

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