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FAQ Office Desks

What is the standard height of an office desk? +
The average height of a standard office desk is between 72.5cm to 74cm. This height is perfect for people between 170cm and 177cm tall to work comfortably. For users who are taller or shorter than what would be considered average, it might mean that they are unable to work in comfort while still maintaining proper posture. A solution to this is to buy

adjustable desks which can go as low as 63cm or as tall as 123cm allowing for comfortable conditions for any user regardless of height.

What are office desks made of? +
Office desks are typically made of materials like MDF (Medium Density Fiberboard, a hardboard made from wood fibers glued under heat and pressure and the most popular choice for office desks), MFC (Melamine Faced Chipboard, typically 2.5cm thick and a popular choice as it is robust and durable) and wood veneer (desks that are finished with real wood layers). Some can also be made from solid wood, metal or unconventional materials such as glass or resin.
What is the standard size of office desks? +
Office desks can range in size but typical dimensions for office desks vary from 120cm to 180cm in width and from 60cm to 80cm in depth. The typical executive desks can be up to 220cm in width and 90cm in depth. Desks can also come in more unusual shapes, for example, radial or L-shaped desks can vary in size from 160cm to 200cm in width and 120cm to 160cm in depth. It’s recommended to choose the biggest size and best shape that can fit most comfortably in your space, to give you the most space to comfortably work within.
What’s the weight of an office desk? +
Desk weights can vary widely but the average style of office desk, one that comes with file cabinet drawers or a matching hutch can be between 114.64 to 198.42lb. However, more simple tables without drawers or with one or two drawers, or ones made out of composite materials can be lighter and more portable and these types of desks can be between 48.50 to 99.21lb.
What are the different types of office desks? +
There are several types of office desks, such as computer desks, standing desks, L-shaped desks, U-shaped desks, executive desks, writing desks, and corner desks. Each type is designed for different purposes and preferences.
What should be the height of a computer table? +
The height of a computer table should be between 72.5cm to 74cm off the ground depending on the model and brand. In simpler terms when you’re sitting down the height of your desk should reach your elbows in order to be able to sit ergonomically correct at your desk.
What is the difference between a standing desk and a traditional desk? +
A standing desk typically has an adjustable height, allowing you to set the desk at a comfortable level for your height. This allows you to stand while you work, which can have several benefits such as improved posture, reduced risk of obesity and other health benefits. Many standing desks also have the option to adjust between standing and sitting positions so that you can change positions throughout the day.

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