When I started a business I worked from home and spent three years of very long hours working. Home offices have pluses and minuses. Consider the importance of your workspace and its impact on your life and income. It’s worthwhile taking a little time setting up for optimal work. Lifehacker has some tips on how to set up.
Issues like sitting for a long time, taking short 3 minute breaks, good monitor height, lighting, phone and voicemail access, privacy and sound buffering. I spent far too long screaming at my family to quiet down. Remember this is your fault not theirs, it’s their home and not their place of business.