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7 Label Makers and Other Gadgets to Organise Your Home

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Following on from our essentials to improve your working from home experience, we’re bringing you a selection of 7 label makers and other gadgets to organise your home.

Whether you’re indoors or outdoors, doing a small job or a huge one, we’ve got something that will benefit not only your home office but your whole household. And there are lots more great gadgets on our site, so why not explore a bit more!

Brother GL-H105 Handheld Garden Label Maker

Brother GL-H105 Handheld Garden Label Maker

Priced for the home market at only £154.79 (inc. VAT), the Brother GL-H105 lets you create labels at a moment’s notice without any fuss. It is perfect for both outdoor and indoor use.

It features a rechargeable battery, a nine-label memory bank, and italic/quote mark functionality. Great for labelling plants, produce, and other outdoor items, the labels from this machine can withstand temperatures from -80°C to +150°C. They are resilient to sunlight, humidity and rain, so you’ll never forget what you’ve planted or where that tool hangs again!

Brother DCP-1610W A4 Mono Laser Multifunction

Brother DCP-1610W A4 Mono Laser Multifunction

The Brother DCP-1610W is and can print up to 20 pages per minute for efficient home working.

With all the features you’d expect from a modern multi-function machine, this unit acts as a printer, a colour scanner, and a photocopier. Professional documents are printed with clear detail and crisp text using HQ1200 output (2,400 x 600dpi resolution), and both copies and scans are highly detailed at 600dpi.

It will integrate into your home network and supports printing direct from smartphones. Brother claim their toner cartridges print up to 1000 pages before they need changing, so you can ‘set and forget’ this multi-function marvel in your home office.

Olympus VN-541PC 4GB Digital Notetaker

Tired of forgetting your latest bright idea?

Small enough to fit in your pocket, this classic dictaphone will help make sure you never forget a an important thought or conversation again. The record button is on the front, so you can start recording without needing to take the unit out of your pocket!

Featuring all you’d expect from a modern gadget, the noise-cancellation function reduces unwanted ambient noise such as air-conditioner noise or projector fan noise enabling clear playback quality. When you’re done, connect the device to your computer using the supplied micro USB cable.

Brother PT-E550WVPNI Network Infrastructure Label Maker

Brother PT-E550WVPNI Network Infrastructure Label Maker

Maybe it’s overkill for the home, but we really love this monster label maker from Brother.

Print labels from your smartphone using WiFi, save your frequently used templates for a later date, or even use their Mobile Transfer Express app to make database transfer even easier for big jobs.

Brother P-touch laminated labels are designed to last, wherever you use them. Laminated tape technology means labels will stick around and ensure your text is protected. With excellent resistance to water, abrasion, chemicals, fading, and temperature extremes, they’ll never let you down. Their strong adhesion means when you label something, it stays labelled.

Leitz Complete Rotating Desk Stand for iPad and Tablets

Small, cheap, and flexible, this rotating desk stand is a seriously nifty gadget for your home.

If you’re need an ergonomic solution for your home workspace, you’re on a Zoom call with the whole family, or even making a great new recipe you found online, having a solid tablet stand will make your life much easier.

The best bit about this tablet stand is that it rotates a full 360 degrees, so whether you’re sharing a screen or moving about a room, your iPad (or other tablet) screen will always be in the perfect position.

Brother VC-500W Desktop Colour Label Printer

Brother VC-500W Desktop Colour Label Printer

The new VC-500W Label Printer is a revolutionary new full colour label printer from Brother, capable of printing labels from 9mm to 50mm wide. Now you can print full colour signs and logos, banners, photos and much more on a desktop label printer. Special colour crystals in the paper are activated by heat to create full colour labels without the need for more ink cartridges. No ink means you save money, and makes the printer incredibly compact too.

Create your colour labels using the Brother Colour Label Editor app or P-touch Editor label design software, and connect to the VC-500W via WiFi from your smartphone or tablet.

Dymo Junior Label Maker

dymo junior label maker

Isn’t this just the cutest?

Simple to use and great for kids’ projects, your words and numbers stick on 9mm wide embossing tape that’s pre-loaded for your convenience.

Encourage tidiness and good organisational practices from an early age with the Dymo Junior Label Maker. Whether it’s school books, toy cupboards, or even home office storage, adults and kids will enjoy keeping their stuff neat and labelled. No batteries required!

In 2020, useful products such as these make our working lives much easier. Check out more gadgets to organise your home below.