How Do You Choose The Best Desk For Your Workspace?

The central point of your workspace is your desk, and choosing the one that's right for you and your workspace can be a daunting task. How did you decide the best fit for your space?

Photo by Apartment Therapy Unplggd.

We've looked at tiny, wide open and hugely efficient workspaces. We frequently feature all types of workspaces, all specific to their purpose and layout. If you want to create the perfect layout, you're going to need the right desk. But how do you choose?

Home design and technology blog Unplggd compares six different desk types, providing pros and cons for each. Double-bar desks and large desks placed in the centre of the room offer a lot of privacy but also take up a lot of space. Corner desks forego privacy but fit into smaller areas.

What criteria do you follow when selecting a desk for your workspace? If you've got tips, let's hear 'em in the comments.

Pros and Cons to Help You Choose a Desk Layout [Unplggd]


    I love my standing desk. I have a high architect's chair so I can either sit or stand. The option to be able to move around and change position during the day is terrific.

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