workspaces

The Inspirational Workspace

Hang up some motivational posters and you’re not only decorating your office, you’re also encouraging yourself to be more productive every time you’re in that space. Hand lettering artist Sean McCabe’s workspace is a testimony to the power of words and design.


The Custom Mac Pro Workspace

Today’s featured workspace is a minimalist home office with one quirky feature: a carved spot on the walnut desk for the cylindrical Mac Pro computer.


Linus Torvalds' Home Office Is Definitely Messier Than Yours

It doesn’t matter how organised — or cluttered — your workspace is, if it makes you productive, that’s all that matters. Not that it stops one from wondering if greats, such as Linux creator Linus Torvalds, operate in the equivalent of clean rooms as they go about making the world a better place. Well, it turns out Torvalds isn’t exactly stressed about keeping his home office in a state of perfection, as this video shows.


The Circular Workspace For Two

Today’s featured workspace sports a custom-made, circular desk that turns a small room into a sort of cockpit for two. There’s a PC on one side and an iMac on the other, and they get along just fine in their no-hard-corners room.


Hang Your Headphones Under Your Desk With This IKEA Hook

We’ve shared more than a few waysto conveniently hangyour headphones at your desk, but if you want an easy under-desk solution that won’t get in the way and doesn’t take up much space, an IKEA GRUNDTAL toilet roll hook is a good option. Plus, it’s cheap — only six bucks.


Use Your Phone Or Tablet To Physically Separate Distracting Tasks

Chances are you work on some combination of a desktop, laptop, phone or tablet. If you have a smaller screen with you, it may actually help your productivity to use it for distracting tasks.


The Bold, Red And Black Workspace

There’s nothing like a dedicated colour scheme to tie a room together. In this case of this workspace, it’s bold red walls and all black furniture.


Build This Dream Music Studio With IKEA Furniture

Building a music studio can be difficult. Custom storage, desks and workbenches can be expensive, but Dubspot‘s Michael Walsh did it on the cheap with a few trips to IKEA, his DIY spirit, and some elbow grease.


This DIY Under-Desk Organiser Is Easy To Build, Even In Small Spaces

Getting your DIY on in a small space isn’t easy. This under-desk storage drawer gives you a place to keep your tools neatly organised, doesn’t take up a lot of space and is easy to build. It’s the perfect companion for your apartment or tiny garage workbench.


Learn The Basics Of Building Your Own Computer Desk With These Videos

Building your own computer desk is an awesome, satisfying experience. It’s also pretty tough. Thankfully, the folks over at Tested have started a video guide showing off a few skills you’ll need to build your own.