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Make your own corner office at home with these essentials

Last year, most of us had to adapt to the idea of working remotely. This year, let’s customise work from home for comfort

Another spike in covid-19 cases around the country has everyone on alert. Work from home seems to be here to stay.
Another spike in covid-19 cases around the country has everyone on alert. Work from home seems to be here to stay. (iStock)

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.

The Hidrate Spark STEEL smart water bottle comes with an LED puck that glows to remind you when it’s time to drink.
The Hidrate Spark STEEL smart water bottle comes with an LED puck that glows to remind you when it’s time to drink.

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 height-adjustable footrests will provide firm support for your legs.
Ergofoam’s height-adjustable footrests will provide firm support for your legs.

Foot comfort

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

A lumbar support cushion from Wakefit.
A lumbar support cushion from Wakefit.

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 can be paired with three devices simultaneously.
Logitech’s K380 wireless keyboard can be paired with three devices simultaneously.

Key stroke

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.
The BERLIN36 smart desk from TAKK.

Top table

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

Use a footrest to sit comfortably and take the load off your feet.
Use a footrest to sit comfortably and take the load off your feet.

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

This customisable desk organiser is the perfect companion for your work table.
This customisable desk organiser is the perfect companion for your work table.

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

Humidify your room and keep it sweet-smelling with this aroma oil diffuser and humidifier.
Humidify your room and keep it sweet-smelling with this aroma oil diffuser and humidifier.

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

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