Set Up your Ideal Work from Home Space or Home Office
Now more than ever, a safe and comfortable home office is so important. The spare room, basement, study, or corner of kitchen or living space that you’ve made your workspace needs to be as functional as it is stylish.
Herman Miller® makes it easy to check off both requirements. Designed and perfected over decades, their striking and timeless office designs support you with comfort so that you can focus on your work. Here’s our guide to quickly and easily setting up a productive workspace with the best Herman Miller office pieces.
Start with a Safe and Stylish Office Chair
Many jobs that require a home office will involve sitting for long stretches of time. Start with your office chair. The choice can mean the difference between an enjoyable work from experience and one that’s a slog.
Exploring Herman Miller office chairs is a great place to start. Models range from office chairs that were designed for knowledge work, to those that are best for active workstations, as well as designs that make excellent gaming chairs. Take a glance at the pieces we offer on the EQ3 website to choose your home office chair:
Choose the Aeron® Chair for Innovative Ergonomics
Iconic for a reason, Herman Miller’s Aeron® Chair, designed by Bill Stumpf and Don Chadwick for Herman Miller, represents a benchmark development in the modern ergonomic office. Its innovative, human-centered design stems from a clear focus on movement and posture support. With multiple adjustments available for arms, height, and lower back support, choose Aeron for all-day comfort.
Discover the Cosm® Chair for All Day Support
For a feeling of weightlessness and comfort, explore the Cosm® Chair, designed by Studio 7.5 for Herman Miller. With three back heights available and adjustments for your unique posture, Cosm instantly responds to your body and movement throughout the day. Lean forward to concentrate or lean back and innovate – this office chair supports it all.
Explore the Embody® Chair for Research-Backed Comfort
Designed by Bill Stumpf and Jeff Weber for Herman Miller with physicians and other experts, the Embody® Chair is proven to improve oxygen flow. Choose from four different colourways and then fine-tune adjustments in this chair for superior performance. Even micromovements are accounted for, eliminating pressure build-up in the body. Each considered design choice has made this the preferred of gamers and knowledge workers alike.
Shop the Mirra® Chair for Active Workdays
Switching from task to task and taking multiple meetings at a sit stand desk requires a specific office chair. Choose the Mirra® Chair, designed by Studio 7.5 for Herman Miller, for an active workspace. Mirra is flexible, lean, and light for moving freely.
Choose the Lino® Chair for Minimalist Style
Choose style without sacrificing comfort. The Lino® Chair, designed by Sam Hecht and Kim Colin for Herman Miller, features a minimalist, breathable design but doesn’t skip out on ergonomic support. Adjustable tilt and quality back support are built into the soft grey piece.
Explore the Sayl® Chair for Iconic Design
A feature piece in its own right, bring the high style of the Sayl® Chair, designed by Yves Béhar for Herman Miller, to your home office. With a responsive support design inspired by the Golden Gate bridge, this office chair goes way beyond function. Explore the multiple colourways available to coordinate with your unique home office aesthetic. Or place the side chair at a dining table.
Check Out the Setu® Chair for Flexible Support
Breathability and support with minimal adjustments are features of the Setu® Chair, designed by Studio 7.5 for Herman Miller. This office chair bends and flexes with your movement for comfortable whether sitting or short or long periods of time.
Add a Functional, Beautiful Desk to your WFH
Once you’ve decided on an office chair, you’ll want the right desk for the job. Herman Miller desks are great for small spaces and can tuck away at the end of a workday. Designed with gorgeous wood details, the Airia™ Desk, designed by Observatory by Herman Miller, has minimalist storage for notebooks, pens, and electronic cords.
The Nelson Swag Leg Desk, designed by George Nelson for Herman Miller, is emblematic of mid century modern design, with materials and an architectural form that will be useless during the workday and beautiful in your home.
Explore Home Office Storage to Declutter
And don’t forget about office storage! The Airia™ Media Cabinet, designed by Observatory by Herman Miller, has room enough for electronic storage, file folders, and office supplies.
Set up your Monitor for Focus
You’ve adjusted your chair to suit your body and picked out a desk that combines style and utility. The next step in home office ergonomics is computer input. Monitor mounts such as the Flo Monitor Arm, designed by Colebrook Bosson Saunders for Herman Miller, reduce eye strain throughout the day. Explore options for one monitor or two then position the screen vertically, horizontally, or even tilt to allow you to get the job done.
Organize with Desk Accessories to Bring Order
Sometimes all you need is a clear desk for a fresh perspective. Complete your home office with organizational accessors from Herman Miller. The Formwork® line, designed by Sam Hecht and Kim Colin for Herman Miller, aims to bring order to the things that collect on desks and in workspaces. You’ll find pencil cups, paper trays, and boxes: everything you need to declutter.