This Condo in Sterling, MA recently sold for $269,450.
This is a Townhouse style home and features 5 total rooms, 3 full baths, 1 half bath, 2 bedrooms, 1.00 acres, and was sold by
Caryn Gorczynski – CENTURY 21 Center Home Team
If you work from home part or all of the time, chances are you have a specific place in your house where you go to work to be free from distraction.
Many people spend a lot of time thinking about the decor of their home office. They decide how much light they want to let in, what they need on their desk, and which distractions to keep out of the room entirely.
Surprisingly few people, however, consider the ergonomics of their home office.
Simply stated, ergonomics is the study of people’s efficiency in the workplace. When it comes to office work or working at home, that means studying things like posture, desk height, eye strain, and much more.
In this article, we’ll talk about some ways you can improve the ergonomics of your home office to prevent injury and to make your office a more productive and less stressful place to work.
Let’s begin with one of the most common complaints in offices and home offices around the world: chairs.
You could spend several hundred dollars on an ergonomic office chair. But in reality it only needs to meet a few criteria that you can often find in inexpensive computer chairs. When buying a chair, look for the following:
Lower back support what will help you keep a straight spine
Adjustable heights for the chair, the backrest, and the arm rests
A firm, but comfortable cushion that you won’t slide down on
The most important ergonomic factor of a desk is that you can easily fit your legs under it and don’t have to crane over it to write.
Regardless of where you keep your keyboard, it will help if your arms can fall on it naturally and at a close to ninety-degree angle.
The vast majority of work performed at home is done with the use of a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet.
Ideally, the height of your screen should be adjusted so that you can view it straight on, and not have to look down or up at it. This will help protect your neck from strain.
For eye strain, it’s a good idea to keep the monitor a couple feet from your eyes and to adjust the brightness so that it’s easy to read but not too bright.
The best thing you can do to avoid headaches and eye strain is to set reminders for yourself to look away from the screen every twenty minutes or so or get up and go for a walk.
Speaking of taking breaks; sitting in one position for too long can contribute to muscle and joint pain. If you’re working at home, it should be easy to get up and stretch or move around every half hour or so.
You don’t have to take a long break; even a minute or two is sufficient enough to help take the strain off of your tired eyes and stiff back and neck.
Beautiful two family gambrel with three floors of living. The first floor boasts of an open eat-in kitchen, family room, two bedrooms, office and full bath with laundry hookups. It also has access to finished rooms in the basement. The second floor has two bedrooms, full bath with laundry, open living room and eat-in kitchen. There are many updates throughout both units including newer laminate flooring, newer carpets, recently interior painting… These unit have separate boilers, electrical panels and water feeds. There is a common front door with mudroom. Each unit has their own deck and storage in basement. There is a storage shed for all your toys. Close to schools and highways. Don’t miss out on this great investment property or live on one floor and rent the other to supplement your income.
This property features 11 total rooms, 2 full baths, 4 bedrooms, 0.37 Acres, and is currently available for $299,900.
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Showings start at Open House, Sunday, April 15th from 11:30am – 1pm. This is it!! This oversized custom cape has it all! The owners have put their heart and soul into this one. Where to start….New kitchen cabinets with gleaming granite countertops, huge center island, new appliances….Refinished hardwoods floors throughout…Updated bathroom with double sinks….Repainted interior….New flooring….Blown in insulation…New electrical box….New exterior rear stairs….Open bar area in sunroom…Mostly replacement windows….First floor laundry or in basement….Spacious master with walk-in closet….Plenty of storage in basement…Level back yard… The list goes on! This is a one of a kind home. The open living area with WOW you. The kitchen, dining area, heated sunroom and family room are all open and spacious. The living room has a beautiful brick fireplace. There is a two car garage attached and sprawling yard. There is nothing left to do! Just move in!!
This is a Cape style home and features 8 total rooms, 2 full baths, 4 bedrooms, 0.45 Acres, and is currently available for $379,900.
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