How to determine the right time to have a work table in a child’s room? When children start to wander around and play on their own, a work table becomes useful. While they are small, they can play with toys, paint painting books, grow their own skills, etc. as they grow up and get used to doing homework. As a result, it is never too early to look at work desk designs for your child. A desk with a wall mounted would be a pretty cute option for the children’s room. Since it does not occupy any space on the ground, the playground areas will be unrestricted.