When you conduct office business from your home, whether on a full-time, part-time or even on a casual basis, then you need a Perth home office. What usually happens however, is that you try and run your office business around everything else that is going on in your home, which can cause problems.
Just imagine trying to talk to a prospective client on the phone when the baby suddenly starts crying in the background, the dog chases the cat through the room knocking over your toddler or your little one is merrily sitting on the floor holding your client diary in one hand and a permanent marker in the other.
Anyone will agree that these are stressful situations and are not the best working conditions. However, if you have children at home, then you have to work around them, but having your own designated Perth home office can make a big difference to your day.
Even with a designated home office, if you have children at home you still need to be in two places at once. At the very least, with a office you can keep all of your important files and documents away from prying fingers and shut the office door at the end of the day.
If your children are too young to go to school, sometimes you can place them in day care for a few days a week, which is really helpful when you run your own business from your private residence. A Perth home office comes into its own when the kids come home from school and want all of your attention.
At these times you can close the office door to your home office for a short time and sort out the children’s needs without having milk or cordial split on your files or losing your documents under a plethora of school bags and homework.
Once the kids are sorted, you can go back into your quiet, tidy office and continue working – hopefully!
It all comes down to organisation and being able to have your own office space to run your Perth business from your residence. Sometimes the baby cries and you can’t do anything about that – you just have to end your call and attend to them.
As we all know, a home office won’t fix all of your challenges when you work from home, but it will make your life easier, keep all of your work paraphernalia in one room (office) and give you the satisfaction of shutting the door at the end of the day.
So if you are ready to set up an office in Perth, call Flexi Home Office Designs on 08 9301 4200 or complete our online enquiry form and we will arrange a time for a home visit.