If you work from home or need a work station to pay bills or answer emails a home office armoire is just the thing for you. This piece of furniture helps you create your own workspace at home but does not take up a huge amount of space and keeps your room clutter free. Once you are done working you can shut the doors of the armoire and thus keep the room looking beautiful. The most important part of most home offices is a computer. An office armoire provides a main desk space area for your computer, shelves for its accessories and drawers for all you other office paraphernalia.
There are a few things to keep in mind when you are looking for a home office armoire. Firstly, measure the space that you have chosen and then buy the armoire. Take into account the existing decor of the room and pick an armoire accordingly so that it does not look like an eyesore in its surroundings and detract from the style of the room. There are various options available with regards to the color, design, material, etc. Old fashioned classic styles are most common but you will find contemporary designs as well. Besides aesthetics you have to check the quality of the piece. It should be able to bear the weight of the computer and the rest of your things and should be solid and durable. Decide on your budget and then shop accordingly. But since you would want it to last you for several years, it is wise to invest a little more and buy a good piece of furniture.
If your room has a contemporary decor you would want to opt for a modern office armoire to blend in well. There are several options available both in the brick and mortar stores as well as on the internet. If you decide to buy online make sure it is from a reputed seller thus ensuring that you will get a good product.
Home Styles Computer Armoire - Coffee:
This solid hardwood computer armoire comes in a coffee finish. It is attractive as well as practical and features a broad crown, framed cabinet doors with nickel knob pulls and taper cut hardwood feet. The spacious upper cabinet has a large monitor shelf, upper accessory shelf and a white board and corkboard on the inside of either cabinet door. The lower cabinet features a PC console area, printer tray, an additional utility shelf and door file pockets.
If you are looking for an attractive and high quality armoire you can check the Ballard home office armoires. You will find designs with a classic antique appeal as well as modern and contemporary styles.
Grande Cambridge Computer Cabinet:
This piece by Ballard Designs has rich paneling reminiscent of an 18th century cupboard. But when you open it you will find a full size desk complete with every convenience you expect in a modern workstation. The desktop opens to reveal two spacious storage areas with adjustable shelves and a generous area for the monitor. A smaller drawer under the desk holds supplies while the larger one accommodates legal or letter size files. Tower, printer and additional storage space will meet all your office storage requirements.
Give your home office a makeover by buying a home office armoire.
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