What Should You Look For In An Office Chair

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The ordinary businessperson or desk-bound fellow would be startled to learn how much time they spend in their office chair. They’d work for about 1900 hours in a year if they worked 40 hours every week. Regardless of this assessment, it is common to spend more money on a desk than on a chair.

Consider investing in the best quality office chairs for yourself and your employees, especially when you and your employees will be sitting in them for long periods of time. A decent office chair should make it easier for you to conduct your job while also being kind on your back and not having a negative impact on your health. When purchasing office chairs in Dubai, keep the following features in mind.

#1. Height Adjustable

You should be able to customize the height of your office chair to fit your needs. You should sit such that your thighs are parallel to the floor for maximum comfort. Look for an adjustment lever that allows you to raise or lower the seat.

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#2. Look for backrests that can be adjusted

You should be able to adjust the position of your backrest to suit your needs. You should be able to adjust the backrest forward or backward if it is attached to the seat. It’s a good idea to have a locking mechanism to keep it in position so that the back doesn’t suddenly tilt backward. You should be able to modify the height and angle of a backrest that is separate from the seat to your satisfaction.

#3. Examine the Lumbar Support

Your back will appreciate the comfort and support that a curved backrest provides in your office chair. Choose an office chair that follows the natural curve of your spine. Any good office chair will provide adequate lumbar support.

So that you don’t slouch throughout the day, your lower back should be supported in such a way that it is slightly arched at all times. It’s great to give this feature a try so you can get lumbar support when you need it. To avoid tension or stress on the lumbar discs in your spine, you need good lower back or lumbar support.

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#4. Seat Depth and Width Should Be Sufficient

The seat of your office chair should be sufficiently wide and deep to allow you to sit comfortably. Ideally, you should be able to sit with your back against the backrest and 2-4 inches between the back of your knees and the office chair’s seat. Depending on how you sit, you should be able to change the inclination of the seat forward or backward.

#5. Choose an Armchair with Armrests

To relieve some of the tension on your neck and shoulders, invest in an office chair with armrests. The armrests should also be movable so that you may place them so that your arms rest comfortably while reducing your tendency to slump.

#6. Wheel Base

Nearly all office chairs have a wheelbase; however, if the office is carpeted, a chair with carpet-specific wheels may be required. Reaching across a desk to get items that are out of reach can cause strain, so rolling can help.

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#7. Swivel Base

All office chairs should be able to swivel freely to provide easy access to different portions of the desk. Arm tiredness can come from overextending to reach various items if the chair does not swivel freely.

#8. Trying on a Chair

Office managers should make an effort to visit a furniture showroom to examine the various furniture options. In order to make an informed decision, it’s critical to understand how the chair should feel. The staff in the showroom can also assist you in finding the best type of chair for you based on your needs and budget.


Al Reyami Office Furnishings & Gen. Trading has one of Dubai’s extensive office furniture showrooms. We have been selling high-end office chairs in Dubai along with other furniture systems from world-class manufacturers for the past 25 years.

We offer a courteous and professional team of highly qualified showroom employees. They’ll use their expertise to help you choose the right chairs for your office based on your requirements and budget.