Whether you’re a laptop-percher or prefer to park yourself in front of a garden window, flexible working arrangements allow you to get professional tasks done from the comfort of your favourite home position.

If you want to be productive going about your 9-to-5, there are few non-negotiables if you plan to actually avoid distraction and get some work done when #WFH.

Interior design and renovating gurus – and The Block’s husband-and-wife duo, Carlene and Michael Duffy – work from home. And with two busy professionals working under the one roof, a home office that functions properly and sets the couple up for efficiency is an absolute must.

Here, Carlene runs us through how they’ve set things up to ensure they’re always productive when working from home.