Find Your Perfect Office Chair
Office chairs come in a variety of shapes and sizes and finding the right one can be overwhelming with all the options available. We break down the different office chair options to simplify the process of finding one that meets all your office chair needs.
What Makes an Office Chair the Best Office Chair?
When it comes to office chairs, you are spoilt for choice.
However, there are a few things to consider when choosing a new office chair. From price and appearance, to ergonomics and mobility, its important to know what you need and want before you purchase a new office chair.
Every person is different, so choosing the perfect office chair often comes down to personal preference and needs.
Finding the best office chair for you comes down to personal preference and needs.
Adjustable Office Chair
Most office chairs are adjustable in some way. You want an office chair with at least adjustable height and armrests. However, the ideal office chair should be adjustable in five+ ways.
Office chair adjustments can include the following:
- Height adjustable armrests
- Height adjustable backrest
- Adjustable backrest angle
- Height adjustable seat
- Adjustable seat angle/tilt
- Adjustable backrest tension
- Forward/backward adjustable seat
Ultimately, you need to find an office chair that is adjustable to suit your unique spine to ensure that you are comfortable, and your back is fully supported.
Additionally, your office chair should not require tools to adjust.
Read our back-support article for more info on back support for office chairs.
Ergonomic Office Chair
Back pain can get in the way of your productivity at work. An Ergonomic office chair can help avoid and reduce back pain with adequate lumbar support for your lower back.
If you’re interested in an Ergonomic office chair, make sure that your chosen chair is Ergonomically Certified. If you’re not sure if it is, you should be able to request the chair’s Ergonomic certificate.
We have a variety of Ergonomic office chairs available in our Managerial Seating range.
Office chair with castors VS office chair without castors
If your desk or work surface is quite wide (you can’t reach the edge when sitting in the middle), you need an office chair with castors. An office chair with castors gives you increased mobility in your work space and reduces the strain of stretching to reach things.
If you do decide to get a rolling office chair, make sure the wheelbase is well-built and that it easily glides across the floor.
A chair without castors should only be used as a visitor’s chair. These chairs are not recommended for working at desks.
Office Chair Material
Office chairs are available in a variety of materials, especially when referring to the seat and the backrest. From leather and fabric to mesh and plastic.
Here are some of the best office chair material options:
Fabric Office Chair
Fabric office chairs are comfortable and gives you great value for your money.
Fabric office chairs are available in a large variety of colour options to brighten up your office. Therefore, it is easy to find an office chair that fits into the style and colour scheme of your office.
Mesh Office Chair
Mesh is a popular office chair material, especially when it comes to backrests, due to its breathability. Mesh office chairs are shaped ergonomically and provides support for your back. A high-quality mesh office chair should not lose its shape and provide decent back support, even with regular use.
Leather Office Chair
When it comes to comfort and style, you can’t go wrong with a leather office chair. Elegant and sophisticated, a leather office chair will reflect your style effortlessly while keeping you comfortable.
Find your perfect leather or faux leather office chair in our Executive Seating range.
We have a wide range of office chairs for sale:
At All Office, we have a wide variety of office seating options. Our office chair range includes:
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Office Chair Prices
Office chairs range in price, however with our wide selection, you will be able to find an office chair that not only meets your needs, but matches your budget.