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How To Make An Easy Job Of Working From Home


How to make homeworking work for you

Travelling into the office has become a distant memory for many employees, and it’s been such a success for certain companies that they are now allowing their people to work from home in the future. 

What are your thoughts on being a part-time or full-time homeworker?

If you’re all for it, it’s probably because you have found that it suits you, which it will do if you have the discipline to get out of bed on time, and also have a great work setup in your house. 

How do you create a workspace that you will thrive in? Well, just like this:

French / Patio / Bi-Folding Doors

It felt like winter was never going to end at some points, but it finally has, and spring is now here! 

You can tell that by looking out of the window, where you see less frostiness on the ground and lots of brightness around, which you can pull into your work area with French, patio or bi-folding doors. 

They have large expanses of glass to capture the light of the sun, and you can create an opening with them to ventilate your workspace.

Bi-folding doors within an extension

Roof Lantern / Skylight

Nowhere for French, patio or bi-folding doors to go? Maybe you can get extra glass in by having a roof lantern or skylight incorporated into the ceiling of the room.

A roof lantern or skylight will really take your breath away each time you look at it, and the whole space will feel so full of energy and inviting – just what you need when working.

Glass dominates the contemporary skylight or roof lantern design as they each have very slender frames, making for an almost complete glazed covering.

Roof lantern

Home Office Extension

Unsurprisingly, there has been a huge rise in demand for home offices over the last year, and you could have one built onto your home. 

It will beat working on your bed or up in a dark attic, and having a home office could improve the current valuation of your house and put you in a stronger position to sell it.

When you have a dedicated workspace, it’s nice to close the door on it when you finish your shift.

A lady on the telephone in a home office

Pennine is a specialist in home office extensions. One of our designs will encourage you to work incredibly hard from home.


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