Another spike in covid-19 cases around the country has everyone on alert. Work from home seems to be here to stay. But that doesn’t mean you can’t make it a little relaxing. Last year, most of us had to adapt quickly to the idea of working from home. This year, why not think ahead and customise for comfort?
Can’t sit at the desk all day long? Type with a wireless keyboard that you can use from anywhere. Have you been drinking enough water? There’s a smart water bottle that reminds you when it’s time for a sip. Here’s a curation of eight items that can add to your remote working experience, while helping you maintain that fine balance between productivity and flexibility.
Did you hydrate?
The Hidrate Spark STEEL smart water bottle comes with an LED puck that glows to remind you when it’s time to drink. You can even track your water intake through the Hidrate app. Available at Hidratespark.com; starting from $59.99 (around ₹4,400)
Ergofoam’s footrests come highly rated. These height-adjustable footrests will provide firm support for your legs. These can be used during travel too. Available at Ergofoam.co and Amazon.in; starting from ₹7,499
Got your back
This lumbar support cushion will fit snugly into your chair. Your back will thank you. Available on Wakefit.co; starting from ₹979
Logitech’s K380 wireless keyboard works with Android, iOS, Windows. It can be paired with three devices simultaneously. Available on Amazon.in; starting from ₹2,895
The BERLIN36 smart desk from TAKK can be customised with a wireless charger, power sockets and USB ports. The table comes in five colour finishes. Available at Takk.in; starting from ₹15,999
Put your feet up
Don’t let your legs dangle below the chair—it’s bad for your back. Use a footrest to sit comfortably and take the load off your feet. Available at Pepperfry.com; ₹1,688
The good place
This customisable desk organiser comes with metal brackets that fit into the grooves in the base to give you as much space as you need. Available at Thelittledetails.in; ₹5,900
Pamper your senses
Working for long hours in an air-conditioned environment can be terrible for your skin (and sinuses). Humidify your room and keep it sweet-smelling with this aroma oil diffuser and humidifier. Available at DrTrust.in; ₹1,899