There are so many different types of office chairs available. From swivel task office chairs to an executive office chairs even ergonomic office chairs.
There are also low back, mid back and high back office chairs.
The options are endless from an office chair with adjustable arms or an office chair with no arms at all.
So how do you choose the office chair that is right for you?
Before choosing which office chair is right for your needs, first consider what are you going to be using the office chair for?
Are you purchasing an office chair for the work place or is this an office chair for your own use at home.
If you're shopping for an office chair for the work place, consider the person's position this office chair is for.
If you are looking for an office chair for someone who in an authoritative position, like a CEO, President, or Manager. You would probably look for an office chair that states,
"I am the boss!" This type of office chair would most likely fall in the category of an executive office chair. These types of office chairs usually have a high back cushion soft or leather. It is important for this office chair to be very comfortable, especially when the person sitting in it is making important company decisions.
Maybe you need to purchase an office chair for a secretary or receptionist. Some factors to keep in mind for this type of purchase are how easy the office chair move around?
Usually you would want to choose a swivel office chair. Swivel office chairs usually have the option of low, mid or high back. A swivel office chair is ideal for someone who needs to move around the desk a lot. Secretaries are constantly moving from the computer, to the fax machine, to answering the company phone. You may also want to consider an office chair with adjustable arms or an office chair with no arms at all. You would not want to restrict an employee who needs flexibility.
You should also consider how long you would be sitting in your office chair. For those who will be spending a long period of time in their office chair it is important to pick an office chair with the right lumbar support.
Maybe you need an office chair for someone who works in something like printing production. Quality assurance production requires someone to be in the same position for a long period of time. Usually those in this position have a high desk or work station. You would probably want an office chair with a high lift and excellent back support. Usually these office chairs are mid-back or high-back.
If you are purchasing an office chair for yourself at home consider your needs. What kind of back support do you require? There are office chairs that can be specially contoured to your own back. What color office chair best fits your décor? Office chairs come in a variety of colors from black to burgundy and many more. There are many different kinds of office chairs to choose from if you can clearly define your needs.