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It’s been almost a year of working from home for so many of us and by now, you’ve probably figured out where you work best in your house or apartment — whether that be your bed, couch, kitchen counter or other parts of your abode.
If you’re still balancing your laptop on a couple of cardboard boxes, it may be time to invest in a real office desk. But that doesn’t necessarily mean you have to shell out a lot of cash.
In an effort to help you be more productive in your make-shift home office, we found 15 great options that cost less than $150. Whether you’re looking for a standard writing desk, an L-shaped table to utilize all of your space or even a standing computer desk, we’ve got you covered.
1. Coleshome Computer Desk, $70
This simple option from Amazon costs less than $100 and is available in three different wood colors and sizes ranging from 31 to 55 inches.
Ikea Micke Desk, $79
You can’t go wrong with this small Ikea Miche desk. It’s sleek (in either white or black), has room for storage and even has a cut out for your computer cords.
3. Furinno Econ Writing Desk, $45, original price: $116
The unique Furinno Econ Writing Desk has a spot for everything you need, plus it’s on sale for less than $50 right now!
4. Anudeep Solid Wood Desk, $73, original price: $83
The Anudeep Solid Wood Desk is another awesome, simple option.
5. Murrayville Reversible Desk, $98, original price: $110
This vintage-style computer desk has enough space for your laptop, monitor, planner and any of your other workday essentials. The stable metal frame ensures the desk won’t wobble with every movement you make, giving you a comfortable workstation to be productive throughout the day.
6. Latitude Run Office Desk, $146
The Latitude Run Office Desk is simple but efficient. The surface area offers tons of space for more than one screen, a printer and much more, while the two large drawers offer a lot of storage.
Corrigan Studio Keefe Desk, $138, original price: $166
The Corrigan Studio Keefe Desk is another great option that can be used as a vanity, work desk or both!
8. World Market Walnut and Gold Metal Zola Desk, $150
World Market’s Zola desk features walnut wood and gold metal detailing that will add a mix of elegance to any rustic space.
9. Latitude Run Avida Floating Desk, $98
If you’re really short on space, consider a floating desk like this one from Latitude Run.
10. All Modern Barry Solid Wood Floating Desk, $135
This floating desk from All Modern is also great for limited space but has the added benefit of storage, thanks to the deep drawers.
11. Zinus Jennifer 55 Inch White Frame Desk, $134
The Zinus Jennifer 55-Inch Frame Desk is simple and sturdy and comes in black, brown and a sand brown color.
12. Vasagale L-Shaped Corner Desk, $140
For those looking to utilize every nook and cranny in their house or apartment, consider this L-shaped corner desk that is bound to give you a lot more workspace.
Ikea Alex Desk, $149
The Ikea Alex Desk is budget-friendly and comes in blue, black, brown, beige and more.
14. Designa Computer Desk with Shelves, $84, original price: $94
For a dorm hutch feel, consider the Designa Computer Desk with shelves. You can store any important books, planners or notepads you use on a daily basis on the top shelf and use the bottom shelf as your workstation.
15. Mind Reader 2 Tier Sit and Stand Computer Desk, $100
While adjustable standing desks can get pricey, we found this great two-tier sit and stand computer desk for $100 and it has great reviews.
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