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How To Convert Garage Into an Office or Extra Living Space

Let us take a moment to remember the long forgotten garage. So often built as a safe place to keep our cars, little by little the space starts be taken over by other ‘stuff’. The exercise bike bought last January, used once and left to gather dust, the children’s clothes that are too small for your kids but you just can’t bring yourself to give … Continue reading How To Convert Garage Into an Office or Extra Living Space

Shopping picks: J-PEGS by MOXONLONDON on Etsy

If you are anything like me, leaving the house is a three-stage process. First get the kids out with their various school bags, PE bags, coats, scarves, hats, one glove each (because they’ve lost the other one). Now you have few things to clear. Second get you out with all your random bits and pieces – work bag, coat, hat, scarf, glove (see above), car … Continue reading Shopping picks: J-PEGS by MOXONLONDON on Etsy

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Garden Office: how to create the perfect area to work from home

It’s easy to overlook the potential for space beyond the rear wall of your home, but when it comes to creating a home office, why not separate work and home life by installing a bespoke garden office? Copse Magazine spoke to James Willmott, director and co-founder of Harrison James Contemporary Garden Rooms to get his views on what can be achieved: With 14% of the UK’s … Continue reading Garden Office: how to create the perfect area to work from home

WeWork creates its first residential building (via Fast Company)

Copse Magazine believes that campus style living is the next big growth area in urban letting, which we discussed in our article ‘Campus Lifestyle‘. Here, Fast Company, takes a look at WeWork – the co-working space provider – as they make their first foray into residential units. “Coliving” is obviously not new (see the kibbutz, the commune, the close-knit neighborhood), and WeWork is not the … Continue reading WeWork creates its first residential building (via Fast Company)

A Home Office that Begs to Be Worked In

Whether you work from home full-time, or simply bring work home with you after the day is over, sometimes it takes a little kick to get you going. With all the distractions that come with being at home, a set office space is absolutely necessary for you to put 100% into your work. Do away with any distractions, and set yourself allotted break times that’ll … Continue reading A Home Office that Begs to Be Worked In