While some people still love to write by hand, it is really the computer that has changed the world in which we live. So your home office desk could very well be a contemporary computer desk; one that has a special drawer for the keyboard, the drawer insures your wrists are on the same level with your hands.
Contemporary Glass & Metal Computer Desk with Monitor Pedestal
If you are using a desk top computer, most of these types of computer desks have a compartment for the CPU with provisions for the wiring so things appear to be neat and tiny. These desks are totally designed to give you a great desk as well as the space to place the necessary parts of the computer.
The side cabinet that is designed to hold the computer will also be designed for air flow to keep the computer from overheating while closed in a small area. If your desk is wood, there are holes placed to run the wiring so that your desk does not end up looking like a pack rat’s nest.
Again, the styles are varied and the prices can be from a few hundred to many thousands. So it is really up to you as to how you want to decorate your home office. As an example of a glass computer desk, the one above is awesome.
If you are working on a laptop computer then nearly any type of desk will work for you. You can have your computer slide into a drawer and only open when you are working on it. But, if you are like me, L-Shaped Storage Desk in Hansen Cherry – TuxedoI have to have my computer up any time of the day and evening when I am anywhere close to the desk or in the office. I supposed that I have never really outgrown the habit of working.
L-Shaped Computer Desk
This is a simple computer desk in an L shape configuration with the computer compartment on the left side. The finish is Hansen Cherry which adds a touch of richness to the whole picture.L-Shaped Desk Hutch for Storage Desk – Tuxedo.
There are matching pieces which includes a hutch to set on either side of the desk. So if you want to place this desk in a corner, you can position a hutch on top to give you more storage space for books, notebooks or other things. There is also a two drawer lateral file cabinet in matching finish.
This is a contemporary styling which would fit into many different decors. With the price being below $500 dollars for the desk, it is a very nice starting point for a home office.
Coffee Finished Computer Armoire with Keyboard Tray
This is a whole other type of computer desk and that is the class we will call the Computer Armoires. These can range from very reasonably priced to very expensive, and everything in between.
The one to the left is a good example of a very compact piece of furniture that is designed to handle the working computer with the advantage of when it is closed it looks like a very nice chest in your room.
French Home Office Armoire
This French Style Armoire has more of a country theme. With the chicken wire decorations on the side cabinets, you can either decorate the armoire so that it looks as if it should be in a library or a dining room. Given the size of this piece, you can build an entire room around it as the center piece and no one ever needs to know that it hides your computers and business files.
Full Computer Armoire
With the look and feel of a traditional wardrobe, this maple armoire computer cabinet is well under the thousand dollar mark. There is plenty of room for your computer as well as other office supplies. The keyboard board is wide enough to have room enough for note keeping beside your computer keyboard.
If you are using a laptop with this armoire, you will enjoy having so much extra room. The company that makes this cabinet has been selling hand-crafted rustic furniture for many years; so rest assured that your product will be one of quality and satisfaction for years to come.