Office Chairs East Haven CT

Local resource for office chairs in East Haven. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to office furniture, office supplies, desks, cabinets, shelves, tech accessories and office styling, as well as advice and content on office furnishing and décor.

IKEA New Haven
(203) 865-4532
450 Sargent Dr
New Haven, CT
Hours
Sun-Thu 10am-8pm
Fri-Sat 10am-9pm

Staples
(203) 375-1884
955 Ferry Blvd at Main St.
Stratford, CT
Recycling Services
Recycling Desk
$3 Ink & Toner Credit
Hours
Mon-Fri: 8:00am-9:00pm Sat: 9:00am-9:00pm Sun :10:00am-6:00pm

OfficeMax
(203) 597-8910
255 Union Street
Waterbury, CT
Hours
M-F 8-9, Sa 9-9, Su 10-6*

National Wholesale Liquidators
(203) 466-8900
75 N Frontage Rd
New Haven, CT
 
Urban Outfitters
(203) 776-7444
43 Broadway
New Haven, CT
 
Staples
(203) 878-6078
1371 Boston Post Road
Milford, CT
Recycling Services
Recycling Desk
$3 Ink & Toner Credit
Hours
Mon-Fri: 8:00am-9:00pm Sat: 9:00am-9:00pm Sun :10:00am-6:00pm

Staples
(203) 365-8430
4543 Main Street
Bridgeport, CT
Recycling Services
Recycling Desk
$3 Ink & Toner Credit
Hours
Mon-Fri: 8:00am-9:00pm Sat: 9:00am-9:00pm Sun :10:00am-6:00pm

Candido J Department Store
(203) 562-2929
335 Grand Ave
New Haven, CT
 
Value Mart
(203) 562-0674
531 Elm St
New Haven, CT
 
Family Dollar Stores
(203) 931-9586
238 Captain Thomas Blvd
West Haven, CT
 

Office Chairs | Home Office Furniture

Get a sleek office chair for your home office

Many people who work at home spend long hours in their home office. It's not unusual for them to sit in their primary office chair for eight hours or even longer every day, so the purchase of a home office chair is a serious undertaking.

Types of Office Chairs

Ergonomic office chairs have features that are designed with the human body in mind. Their purpose is to optimize both performance and human well-being. An ergonomic chair is usually sturdy and has multiple adjustment options for seat height, armrest height, back tilt, lumbar support and so on.

Executive office chairs generally offer the same features as other office chairs but are often larger, more comfortable and more stylish. For a home office where clients are met regularly, an executive office chair is a good choice if space permits.

Many people prefer leather office chairs for a number of reasons: leather is beautiful and durable; it comes in a variety of colors to match the decor of a home office; and it adds an air of status to an office furniture ensemble. A leather chair may be a bit more expensive than a chair with cloth upholstery, but the look and performance of leather over time may more than offset the initial cost.

How to Purchase an Office Chair

Taking an office chair for a "test drive" is a critical part of the selection process. When examining a chair, sit in it and pay attention to a number of points:

  • Is the seat height adjustable? Can it be adjusted to a good height for you, where your feet are solidly resting on the floor and there is a 90-degree angle between your torso and thighs?
  • Does the chair feel balanced and stable, even when you shift positions or swivel it?
  • Is the padding sufficient for comfort without being too soft?
  • How is the lumbar support? Is the lumbar support adjustable to a comfortable position?
  • Are the armrests at a satisfactory height and made from a sturdy yet comfortable material?
  • Is the fa...

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