Whether you are looking for office chairs, desk chairs or computer chairs for your computer desk, we understand how important a comfortable office chair is when you spend long hours sitting at a desk and working at your computer. At Office Furniture Direct, you'll find a wide range of different types of workplace & desk chairs.
We have a vast selection of office and home office seating options including standard swivel chairs, executive office chairs, task and draughtsman chairs. We also stock more specialist items such as 24 hour and heavy duty chairs. If you have back problems or like to work in a different way to others, take a look at our ergonomically designed kneeling chairs.
Whatever type you choose, make sure you check out the feature options. There are an array of different options to choose from and depending on the seating type, you have choices such as:
- Adjustable backs for people of all shapes and sizes
- Adjustable heights to ensure comfort no matter how long your legs are
- Lumbar support to allow for comfortable working positions
- Adjustable armrests to help prevent strain or injuries
- Tilt function mechanisms for when you want to stretch or relax
- Various colours, upholstery materials such as faux leather and price ranges
You can further personalise your work space with our selection of office desks. With the average person spending around 40 hours a week at work, it's an important investment to make your workspace as comfortable as possible. You can also cut down on the clutter in your office by purchasing office storage allowing your desk to stay clear, paperwork is where it should be an stationery is put away correctly.
What is the best way to sit in in my office chair?
Poor posture can cause a lot of pain and it is something that many office workers experience throughout their career. Therefore, it's incredibly important to be aware of your posture throughout your working day. Good posture can improve your mood and self-confidence as well as improving your physical health. This is how you should sit in a chair properly:
- Use the height adjustment feature on the seat so that your feet are flat on the floor and your knees are in line with (or just below) your hips
- Sit up straight and keep your hips pushed back in the chair
- Position the back of the seat so that it is at a 100- to 110-degree angle. You should also make sure that your upper and lower back are supported. You can do this by using small pillows or back supports.
- If you work at a computer screen, make sure you are sitting at least 20 inches away from the screen
- Relax your shoulders and keep them from rising toward your ears or rounding forward during the day
Can you install my office seating?
We offer a full installation service across mainland UK. You can select the installation service at the checkout stage. Alternatively, call us on 01480 220311 to discuss your requirements. Many of our products are also available for next day delivery.
Do I need to assemble my chairs?
Most will need to be assembled. Assembly instructions are provided with each item, in some cases videos will be available to guide you through the process. Some items will come fully assembled, however, all products will state if they require assembly or not.
Do you offer a warranty on desk chairs?
Yes, all our products come with a minimum of one-year warranty. Certain items will offer warranties which range from two to five years. Warranties are stated on each product under the “Specifications” tab in the product description.
Frequently asked questions
Can you install my furniture?
We offer a full installation service across mainland UK. You can select the installation service at the checkout stage. Alternatively, call us on 01480 220311 to discuss your requirements.
Do I need to assemble my furniture?
Most products will need to be assembled. Assembly instructions are provided with each item, in some cases videos will be available to guide you through the process. Some items will come fully assembled, however, all products will state if they require assembly or not.
Does this come with a warranty?
Yes, all our products come with a minimum of one-year warranty. Certain items will offer warranties which range from two to ten years. Warranties are stated on each product under the “Specifications” tab in the product description.
14 October 2019 11:50
Gentoo Eclipse 1 Chair With Loop Arms
Good quality - runs well on the castors.
They have a very good website where you can interactively view in detail the products available from the various office suppliers. Once chosen, the furniture was delivered on time, the materials supplied were all correct and well packaged.
Thank you very much for the really great 5 star review of both our service and easy to use website.
7 October 2019 16:24
Gentoo Luna 3 Lever Operator Chair without Arms
Excellent quality and very comfortable. I do a lot of sewing and the chair is ideal. Wished I'd bought it sooner!
Graham Wilkins, Manchester
6 September 2019 10:11
Gentoo Chelsea Leather Chair
Not convinced that the chair is leather (i.e. from a cow) as advertised.
Service is quite rapid.
The chair is very good and comfortable.
It is advertised as being leather, but I don't think it is real leather, which was slightly disappointing.
Thank you for taking the time to review us.
The Chelsea chair is made from Bonded leather which is also known as blended leather.
Bonded leather is not only environmentally friendly, but has exceptional consistency with no natural defects which is great for a professional look.
1 September 2019 07:14
Teknik Titan Chair
Solid chair. Wide cushion. Well padded. Very comfortable. Suitable up to for 27 stone user. Overall very pleased. However, mine didn’t ship with assembly instructions, but it was reasonably easy to figure out.
20 June 2019 20:54
Gentoo Eclipse 2 Chair With Loop Arms
The assembly instructions were not all that clear and seemed to be dated. Easy and effective to use in our smallish garden.