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Wire Your Office For Less Than $4K

Ready to equip your home office? With our guide, it's a cinch-and it's cheap.

This story appears in the June 2001 issue of HomeOfficeMag.com.

So you've decided to launch your very own homebased business. Now you have to deal with the little matter of equipping the whole thing. You don't know where to start or what you'll need, and furthermore, you're on a limited budget. Never fear: We've put together a list of basic office equipment and services for you, and all of it can be had for less than $4,000.

More than likely, your space is limited, so it's important to choose products with space-saving designs. One thing to keep in mind when choosing any piece of equipment is whether you'll really need all the fancy functions that are built in to some products. We're betting that, in general, basic is better. And remember, you'll be spending a lot of time in your home office, so making yourself as efficient and comfortable as possible is key.

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