Whether you work from home on a regular basis or occasionally, you may be struggling to stay focused and not become distracted by all the appliances and potential distractions available in your home. Working from home can be an extremely positive experience and exercise; you avoid commuter hours and save money on not going out to work. You will also have all your home comforts around you and can usually work to your own timetable. For many contractors and freelancers, including those who are employed by an umbrella company, working from home is the modern way in which to go about your work. Many employers do not require contract workers to necessarily work from their offices and so many choose to lead a more flexible lifestyle, working from home.