Rebekah Mcclure. Chairs. May 23rd , 2017.
Of course, cost is another common aspect of chairs that shoppers consider. One word of advice on this point: do not underpay for a chair. Because of the amount of hours a person spends in their office chair, the features really do need to be there. They are not optional. For example, the lack of lumbar support in the chair for person who will be sitting for hours on end is no small matter. Do not skimp on the budget when buying this particular piece of furniture because of how much time is actually spent in the chair.
Your dining table is another key piece of furniture that will determine how many chairs will be able to fit around the table. Be sure to measure your dining table’s length prior to purchasing and then find out the overall width of the chairs to be certain that they will fit around the table. If your current dining chairs already fit comfortably around your dining table, this will be a good indication of how many new chairs you will need to purchase.
Look at the Manufacturer Warranty - Almost every office chair comes with a manufacturer warranty, and if they do not it is probably not worth your investment. It is crucial to read each manufacturer’s warranty to determine if the chair of interest will be a worthwhile purchase. Find out what parts are warranted and for how long each component of the chair is warranted for. You can tell a lot by a manufacturer’s warranty; if their parts are warranted for 10 years or have a lifetime warranty, this shows they are that confident in their product and construction of their chair that they are willing to take the risk of extending the warranty for multiple years. Remember when a part breaks on your office chair, that comes out of the manufacturer’s funds to have to replace it which is why some warranties are very limited. It is important to keep in mind that all manufacturer’s will warrant their seat fabrics for less time than their components, which is standard with everyone because this is the first part of all chairs to fade with time due to how often it gets rubbed/used. If you want to make certain that the fabric on your chair will not fade over time, try looking for a chair that has a higher grade fabric as an option or opt for a vinyl/leather chair that tolerate a bit more use and abuse than fabric chairs.
If that’s the case, then we should buy good workplace chairs, right? If we look at the market today, we can see that most companies already offer chairs that are said to be ergonomically correct. This means that they are designed especially for the human body. But aside from ergonomics, what else makes a good office chair?
Office chairs are very important. We may not realize it but most of the time, we sit on these office chairs for longer hours than we sleep on our beds. Am I right or am I right? We stay in our offices for around 8 hours and those are the few days when we do not need to work overtime. We actually have no choice but to put importance to our work chairs.
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