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Posture & Product Advice

Choosing the right ergonomic chair, sit stand desk, or other equipment for your needs is extremely important, and we understand that you may have a hundred questions before you feel confident in making your decision. We have tried to answer just a few of the more commonly asked questions below for you, along with some general advice - but we do like to do things the old fashioned way, so please feel free to give us a call on 01629 814656.

What makes a good control room chair?

What Makes a Good Control Room Chair?

What makes a control room chair stand out? Why is it different from a standard office chair? What features should it have, and can anyone use one? 

Read on for our advice on what makes a good control room chair.

What are the benefits of a sit-stand desk?

What are the Benefits of a Sit-Stand Desk?

Being able to change your posture throughout the day can significantly improve you concentration, circulation and overall well-being, and choosing to work at a sit-stand desk is the perfect way to invite movement into your working life!

What Is The Best Chair For My Back Pain?

Choosing an ergonomic chair that is right for you is an important decision. In most cases a consultation would be advisable to assess which products would be suitable for your needs so please do contact us on 01629 814656 for some free advice from our qualified assessors. In the meantime, here areā€¦

Do You Supply Chairs with a Brake?

Yes, we supply two main brake systems to provide stability when entering and existing the chair. Which one will suit you will depend on a number of factors, but both will provide confidence in entering and existing the chair.

Desk Colours & Options?

At Shape we have a wide variety of colours to choose from, too many to show effectively on our website! The following is a selection of what we do, but do bear in mind that we can provide custom shapes and sizes....

Tips for Buying an Ergonomic Chair

Where do you start? There are so many...

No one type of office chair is necessarily the best, but there are some things that are very important to look for in a good ergonomic office chair. 

Guide to Kneeling Chairs

Shape were the first company in the UK to start supplying the original balans kneeling chair, designed by Peter Opsvik, over 30 years ago - and it is still going strong today!

  • But why choose a kneeling chair, and just what are the benefits?

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