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10 home office project ideas

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With so many Bunnings Workshop members now working from home, the community has shared creative projects designed to make the home office a more functional and pleasant place to work.


Get inspiration from these terrific ideas for your home office and let us know if you need a hand with creating your ideal workspace.


1. Simple and spacious desk by @robchin 


By utilising a pre-made panel and furniture legs, Bunnings Workshop member Rob built this huge and stylish desk in just one hour.




2. Industrial desk and shelves for home office by @ogosh 


Workshop member Osher used galvanised pipe and Acacia panels to create industrial-look office furniture.




3. Home office desk by @Simon 


A light strip adds a striking feature to Simon's sturdy homemade hardwood desk.




4. Coat rack and bench with hidden office by @woodalwaysworks 


Making clever use of a large entryway, experienced member woodalwaysworks included a hidden office. 




5. Stained timber headphone stand by @AnitaH25 


For those who need headsets when working from home, Anita's stained timber headphone stand is a great way of keeping them off the desk when not in use. 




6. Large desk built on a budget by @Nham 


Using untreated Pine for the frame and a laminated panel for the desktop, the ever-practical Nham built this fantastic two-metre desk for less than $150. 




7. Floating office shelf by @Starkers_17 


These terrific floating office shelves built by Workshop member Sean provide plenty of extra storage, and a false back made them easy to attach to the wall.




8. Floating timber desk with concealed brackets by @ProjectPete 


Versatile handyman Pete cut channels into the plaster on a brick wall to conceal the brackets for this floating desk.




9. VJ panelling for home office by @Megarakawa 


Bunnings Workshop member Megarakawa used VJ panelling to create a lovely feature wall in a home office.




10. Desk made with upcycled filing cabinets by @ElleM 


Elle created an attractive desk with lots of storage simply by upcycling two filing cabinets and fitting an Acacia panel on top.




More project inspiration for your home office


Experienced Workshop member Rob @Peggers shared a step-by-step guide to building your own desk




The Bunnings team has also shared these helpful guides to get you started:








Please let us know if we can help with your project – we'd love to help you get a fantastic result for your home office.

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