Unusual Architecture Office, Israel 2006

Whether it's closing a deal in your jammies or brainstorming in the bath, working from home gives you the freedom to throw the office dress code to the wind and run your business wherever you feel comfortable. But whoever said the "office" had to be a carbon copy of a corporate workspace?

Some entrepreneurs are now thinking outside the box – or house – to transform their humble garden shed into a hive of business activity. It's an unusual concept which is being embraced by more and more workers whose daily commute is now a traffic-free stroll down the garden path.