Comfortable Home Office Chairs
There are numerous types of home office chairs available nowadays but before going out to buy a new one, you
should consider a few important things in respect of usage and comfort. For instance, if your work entails spending
hours sat in front of a computer, comfort and ergonomics will play an important role in your buying decision.
Numerous studies have concluded that your body needs to be positioned in a certain manner in order to avoid back,
shoulder and arm problems.
Ideally, when sitting in the chair, your feet should rest comfortably on the floor and your thighs and back
should be fully supported. There should also be built in mechanisms that will allow you to adjust your position
frequently. To that end, you will want to choose a chair that is user friendly and easy to adjust to suit your
Another determining factor in the style of a home office desk chair that you choose is the length of time you
will be sitting in it. If you plan on using your chair for moderate uses, where you sit for a while, get up and
move around and then sit back down for a short periods, a chair with less mechanisms and tilt controls would meet
For the most part, modern stylish home office chairs are made to look good, but have little in the way of
functional comfort and attention to body mechanics. Heavy use chairs on the other hand, are built to accommodate
longer periods of use. They incorporate various fatigue relieving adjustments that help you to change positions,
yet keep your back and shoulders fully supported.
The seat covering fabric is another factor to take into account. Microfiber has become a popular seat covering
choice in recent years, probably because the texture is less abrasive. The material is made from one hundred
percent nylon combined with polyester and cotton, which allows the fabric to breathe. Depending on the style, a
standard Microfiber chair can cost anywhere from $80.00 up to around $350.00, plus shipping and handling if you
Comfort and good body ergonomics will help you stay focused and task oriented. If your do your research, follow
the guidelines when buying your new home office chair, you will be good to go for hours without suffering any of
the physical ailments that befall many office personnel simply because of poor seating conditions.