Are ergonomic chairs really worth the money?
It is a commonly asked question of people looking to improve their workstations. Truthfully, there are many factors to consider should you decide on buying an ergonomic chair, but ultimately, it comes down to personal preference and comfort. And while there are plenty of affordable ergonomic chairs, most of the best ones cost over £100. Those below that price range typically lack features like cushioned armrests or extra mobility.
Some are probably wondering if the more expensive ones are worth investing in. But just think of it like this: getting an ergonomic chair becomes crucial when your work requires you to stay seated in one place from 9 to 5.
Can you imagine sitting on a hard chair for eight hours a day? It’s manageable at first, but the longer you do it, the worse the strain gets on your body. Moreover, these prolonged strains can lead to health complications. Although some of its side effects won’t be obvious at first glance, they will eventually affect your way of life.
Improves blood flow and reduces body pain
One of the main advantages of using ergonomic chairs is that they can reduce body pain to a considerable degree. It won’t be the equivalent of sitting on the softest recliner on the market, but at least you’ll feel much better working through the day compared to working with a non-adjustable hard chair.
Additionally, ergonomic chairs can help improve blood circulation, thanks to their outstanding features. These chairs offer better adjustability. To make it more comfortable, ergonomic chairs are made convenient, allowing users to simply press a button or lift a lever to set it to their preferred height or angle suited to their needs.
Ergonomic chairs are also well-padded and molded to support their users’ bodies. Such backrests can aid in relieving back and hip pressure during long-term use.
Provides psychological benefits
Outside the physical benefits, ergonomic chairs positively affect users’ mental health. The comfort they provide helps boost work productivity when used with other factors, such as a visually pleasing work environment.
In fact, numerous studies online state that sitting in the same position for more than an hour can increase the risk of heart problems and depression. Ergonomic chairs help deter such by providing workers with the comfort they need to get through the daily grind.
If you’re looking for quality and stylish work chairs that are also comfortable, Corporate Spec offers plenty of refurbished ergonomic chairs, like this red refurbished ergonomic Steelcase chair from Belize.
This tall, gorgeous red chair will carry you through all the time you spend at the office. Like most top-tier ergonomic chairs, it’s fully adjustable and can be customized to suit your immediate needs.
To check out more options, feel free to look up Corporate Spec’s online catalogue! We carry the best ergonomic office chair collections at affordable prices.
Because you can’t put a price on health, especially if it involves your job, shop for refurbished ergonomic chairs today!