Which I interpreted as switch everything off, bag it and schlep us all up the steps to the polytunnel in the garden behind the house. Well, it worked a treat! I am probably not winning much height but it must be easier for the rays the rays of our wireless "broad"band to get through 200 μm of polythene than through 500mm of granite rubble or the double glazing.
just a tad over 15sq.m and I share it with three other desks occupied by 5 other people. One of the hot-deskees, a part-time physicist who teaches only on Fridays, stopped bothering to visit after three weeks and now goes straight from the car-park to the lab and then home-again. This picture also shows that I have a whole drawer of different coloured bandito-bandannas . . . well at least two. As well as being capacious, my office is really well equipped: trowels, forks, knives; bamboos and flower pots; herring-barrels and buckets; sieved and unsieved compost; beans, peas, bees.
Better to light a candle than rail against the darkness