If you’re one of the millions of Americans who have traded a tie and slacks for pajamas and a sweatshirt, the transition to working from home can be daunting. Those of us who’ve been working remotely for some time welcome you to the fold, and we’re here to tell it’s got its perks. The breaks are longer, the chairs are more comfortable, and — with the right gear — your workday can even be shorter. Here are 10 essential items that can make any remote workplace even more effective than a regular office.
LumiCharge V1.1 Dimmable LED Desk Lamp
When your home desk suddenly takes on an office workload, you need to conserve space. This compact, sleek lamp also doubles as a smartphone charging dock. The light can be customized for three different colors and 10 levels of brightness to suit any workspace, and there’s even an LED clock built into the base. Pick up your LumiCharge now for $89.99, down $10 from the previous sale price.
The Anchor: The Original Under-Desk Headphone Stand Mount
Speaking of conserving space, here’s a simple desk enhancer you didn’t even know you needed. Headphones are a particular source of clutter on almost any surface, but with this easily mounted hook, you can stow them out of the way. You can get the Anchor headphone mount for 40 percent off the retail price at $11.99.
Mobile Pixels DUEX Pro Portable Dual Monitor
If you really want to turn your laptop into a workstation, how about doubling your screen space? The Mobile Pixels DUEX is a great solution that can enable you to multitask up to 50 percent better while still retaining your laptop’s portability. The screen slides into a case that attaches onto the back of your laptop, and can be rotated around 180 degrees to allow for on-the-fly presentations. Get your dual monitor now for $249.99.
TAP STRAP 2: All-in-1 Wearable Keyboard, Mouse & Controller
Want to get ahead of the peripheral curve? Strap on this innovative new wearable that turns any surface into a keyboard and mouse simultaneously. Place your thumb down on a tabletop to move your cursor, or tap out powerful combinations with your fingers that can be faster than a traditional keyboard. Right now, the TAP STRAP 2 is on sale for a full 14 percent off the MSRP.
X-Leg Table Top Writing Desk with 2 Shelves
Work in comfort with this 47″ wide desk and its simple but innovative design. The top gives you well over 1,000 square inches of space, with an additional two shelves tucked underneath to hold books, gear, and more. This X-Leg Table Top Writing Desk is now just $159.99, down 23 percent from the retail price.
Apple Magic Mouse 2 Bluetooth Rechargeable (Certified Refurbished)
Looking for a smoother way to surf the web? Invest in a wireless mouse like this Bluetooth rechargeable model. It tracks across most surfaces with a multi-touch format that saves you keystrokes on crucial tasks. They’re normally a big jump in cost from traditional wired models, but this refurbished mouse is now $54.99, over 30 percent off the in-store price.
Swanwick® Crystal Day Swannies
Over time, the blue light produced by our phones and tablets can cause headaches, eye strain, and even impact our circadian rhythm. Protect yourself while you keep busy by wearing these CR-39 lenses specifically designed to block a percentage of that harmful wavelength. Get your pair now for $89.99, a 17 percent savings.
Zone 47″ Wide PC Gamer Computer Desk
This desk streamlines work for any PC user, but it really ramps up the experience for gamers. It incorporates three grounded outlets and two USB charging ports directly into the desk, plus perks like a cup holder and headphone hook underneath. The Zone 47″ Wide PC Gamer Computer Desk is on sale now for $249.99, more than 25 percent off the MSRP.
ChargeHub X3: 3-Port USB SuperCharger
This convenient hub saves you both space and time. Its three USB ports can simultaneously charge a range of devices, while its 25-watt capacity ensures all of them will power up in no time. You can get the ChargeHub X3 for just $29.99 today.
ProBASE HD USB-C Laptop & Monitor Stand
Make the most out of both your MacBook Pro and your desk space with this monitor stand. Simply place your tablet into the monitor slot and it charges up both itself and up to threedevices. It can even be a conduit for your monitor with a 4KHDMI port. Pick up yours now for $189.99.
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