Adding a Study

Adding a Study: A Practical & Sophisticated Home Improvement Project

The amount of people working from home these days is on the rise, which is increasing a demand on people adding a study to their home. Anyone can transition a room in their home into a make-shift office but, realistically, not all rooms are office-friendly. Also, adding a study to your home may help increase your home’s overall value and appeal in the long run. By adding a study to your home, you are creating a workspace oasis. Here are some things to consider when adding a study to your home.

Choosing or creating a space: For those who are fortunate enough to have the ideal space for adding a study, a majority of the hard work is over for you. For those who would need to add an addition to their home to create a study, they really need to give thought and planning to a few aspects. If you are adding a study, consider how much you will have to invest in creating the space. A nice aspect to creating the space from scratch is having the ability to custom fit your study addition.

Make your study fit your needs: The type of work that you do will determine the specifications you should consider including in your study addition. For instance, if you are an architect, maybe consider a smaller desk in order to incorporate a drafting table in the same space. A general contractor can add custom-built shelving and cabinetry to make the most of your space, as well as provide a touch of personalization to your study.

Brighten the mood: Ask anyone working from home, and they will tell you that proper lighting is everything. The lighting in your office study helps with mood and focus and also reduces eyestrain. A general contractor can add light fixtures that make your study brighter and more comfortable.

Adding a study will create the work-from-home environment you need to remain productive, and increase the value of your home. If you want to add a study to your home, contact the experienced general contractor team at Center Island Contracting today. Call us at 631-465-9765, for all your home improvement needs.