Welcome to part 2 of the different kinds of office chairs that exist. Of course, it would be completely impossible to go over all of them, but we have sorted out the most popular styles and put them together in a list for you. Once you’re done with this article, go back and read part 1, or vice versa! Whatever you do, never underestimate the power of a high quality office chair.
This kind of office chair is quickly becoming more popular, and you may have heard of it because it is “trendy” which means, everyone is basically talking about them. An ergonomic chair is designed specifically to provide maximum back support. This is crucial because many problems can arise from poor quality office chairs. Ergonomic chairs also provide an incredible amount of comfort as they offer all the settings to adjust the height of the chair, armrests, headrests and a many of other things as well. Proper posture, back support and comfort? You can’t go wrong with an ergonomic chair. However, you can expect to spend a significant amount of money on these chairs are they get pretty complex and pricey really fast.
Conference chairs are also known as boardroom chairs and come in a variety of different designs. They are meant for meetings, so they are not designed to be used for long periods at a time. However, they are extremely comfortable for those meetings, but they are rather big and bulky (usually) which doesn’t make them very mobile. Adjustments are usually an option available in these kinds of office chairs as well, and can find styles that switch it up. For example; a conference chair more catered towards comfort, or a conference chair with casters and wheels to promote mobility etc.
Chairs that are stackable. Simply put, right? In order for chairs to be stackable, they typically don’t offer than much individuality and unique style or elements. Often plastic on a steel frame, you can find some personality in these kinds of office chairs by opting for attractive colors and designs. The bonus of having stackable chairs is that they are versatile, and can easily be moved from room to room and be used for all kinds of different purposes. You probably see these in cafeterias or your office lounge.
Again, go back and read part 1 of this article if you haven’t done so already. There are so many different kinds of office chairs, and all of them serve a different purpose within the office. Whether you are looking for comfort, luxury, style, versatility, affordability or all of them combined into one chair, you certainly can. You just have to think outside of the seat and see what kind of designs are readily available to you because the ‘office chair’ can’t be summed up in one sentence – or two articles, for that matter.
President at Office Chairs Unlimited – I have been in the furniture industry for over 20 years, and I’m an expert (just ask me) on all things furniture. I know a thing or two because I’ve seen a thing or two.