Heavy Duty Office Chairs

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Designed specifically for those who are taller or overweight, our range of heavy duty chairs have a combination of features allowing them to be as comfortable as possible. The large surface area across both the seat and back means our chairs are extremely durable, and being offered in a range of colours and designs they are diverse and there is something suitable for everyone. 

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Ideal for making an impression in an intensive office environment, these office chairs provide extra support and comfort to those who work in a sedentary position for extended periods of time. Available in a range of colours and styles the large operator and task chair is an essential part of the office aesthetic.

Comfort and support are the two most important qualities that must be ensured throughout the workday, otherwise employees stand at risk of multiple health problems and reduced performance. Heavy duty chairs are a quick and permanent solution providing effective support and a durableness able to cope with the stresses of an intensive workplace or family home.

Ergonomically designed and adjustable to suit your individual requirements, these models will support you throughout the working day. Browse our collection for the best furniture solution, delivered directly to your address.

Our Range

Heavy duty chairs often feature large padding in the seat cushion and back panel, which is lined with foam, offering improved comfort. The large, upholstered seat pan can feature leather for an executive aesthetic, fabric for a more relaxed appeal, or mesh offering breathability and improved comfort in warm settings. Bariatric seating models differ as to whether they offer armbars, with armless variant increasing in popularity. On some products there are options to add or purchase arms; these can either be adjustable, fixed, or folding arms depending on your preference.

Bariatric chairs offer improved safety and stability. They are fire retardant and durable, excellent for coping with a busy office. The large star base provides a great working platform, the wheels are suitable for most floorings including carpet, wood panel and concrete. Many models are height adjustable, offering lumbar support by tailoring to the user’s requirements. Some models may require self-assembly, we supply all the fixings and assembly instructions.

Browse Office Furniture Direct’s product range to acquire your luxury chair which will become a loved permanent addition to your collection. The chairs vary in colours allowing you to match your personal furniture to the office aesthetic.

Best for Price/Value for Money

Not even a question that if you are price sensitive, the Dams Altino is the ideal model for you. Available in blue or black, it features a mesh back. Featuring seat height adjustment facilitated by a gas lift, it gives you a permanent contact back mechanism for improved posture. Coming with a three-year warranty, this is also available for next day delivery.

Best for Style

So many to choose from. Anyone who is here looking for a model based on style, will probably have as much trouble as we did in singling out any particular one. Literally take your pick in this section. We have chosen one of our favourites, but it is by no means the only one we could have chosen. The Dynamic Stealth Shadow Ergo is sublime. This superbly refined heavy duty contract chair is made to cope in the most demanding environments. Its generously proportioned seating dimensions and many adjustments mean that it will easily accommodate most users. This task range is also complemented by the matching visitor chairs which boast the same quality as their counterparts. Moreover, it comes with a five-year warranty, offering excellent value for money.

If you’d like to find out more about our bariatric chairs, or would like to enquire about stock, you can call one of the team on 01480 220311 who will be on hand to help with your query. There are a variety of other seating types you could use for long use such as 24 hour office chairs, leather office chairs, which offer riser recliners, executive office chairs, and mesh office chairs.

Delivery Times

Delivery times for our products vary depending on which range you are purchasing. Each range and individual product state their estimated delivery time during checkout. We deliver to most UK locations with free delivery as standard. To discuss delivery details, call us on 01480 220311. We also offer an optional nationwide installation service. This is a completely optional service where if you choose to make use of it, our fully trained installers will install the furniture in the locations that you choose as well as disposing of any packaging in an environmentally friendly manner.

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