How To Get A Great Arrangement For Working From Home

How to make homeworking work for you

Depending on what you read, there are mixed opinions on working from home. Some people say that they pine for face-to-face interaction in the office, whilst others love doing it. 

What is your take on WFH? Do you like it or loathe it?

You will probably fall into the ‘like’ camp if you are self-motivated enough and have an appropriate workspace indoors. 

A good work area is absolutely critical, otherwise working from home can be challenging. 

It’s easily sorted, if your current workspace isn’t the best:

French / Patio / Bi-Folding Doors

Do you get lots of natural light coming into where you work indoors? If not, we recommend trying to have French, patio or bi-folding doors installed to fix that problem. 

Get them positioned where they will receive most sunshine. By doing so, you will find that the room starts being flooded with light, because of the lengthy glazed panes these door types have. 

Having a door opening will also be useful for keeping the space well-ventilated in summer.

Bi-folding doors within an extension

Roof Lantern / Skylight

Looking to capture even more light in your workspace? You could change the existing ceiling covering by upgrading it to a roof lantern or skylight. 

There is hardly any framework in the modern skylight or roof lantern, just almost totally glass, and that’s why rooms complete with either product are so brilliantly illuminated. 

You won’t be able to take your eyes off your ceiling once it has been modified in this way.

Roof lantern

Home Office Extension

Have you yet to find a settled spot for working in your home? Resolve this by getting a home office extension installed into the building. 

Home offices have never been hotter than they are right now, and it makes sense to have one if you’re going to be continuously working from home and need a settled space. 

It won’t just aid your work, but it will also improve the valuation of your house, and help make it appeal to buyers if you ever look to sell.

A lady on the telephone in a home office

TWC can attend to any door installation you want for your workspace. Just have a look at our door range to see what we have to offer.


Everyone is welcome to come in and browse around our Swindon or Oxford showroom, where our friendly sales team will be pleased to help with any questions you may have.


Want to speak with an Advisor? Give us a call on 01793 781413

Our friendly team will be pleased to help with any questions you may have.

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