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What To Look for in a Office Desk

Look for these features when shopping for a desk for your office

Look for these features when shopping for a desk for your office

There is one item that is vital for every employee to have in their office or cubicle. When looking for a desk for your office, there are a lot of things to consider. A comfortable and appropriate office desk that works for your specific needs can do wonders for your mood, productivity, health, and comfort. If you are wondering which office desk is perfect for you, but feel overwhelmed by all of the options, Mark Downs is here to help. Here are some things to keep in mind when choosing your desk.   

Keep Your Space In Mind

Even the perfect office desk will become a nuisance quickly if it doesn’t suit your space. First, look at the shape and size of your space and go from there. Using your space to the best of your ability will make your work environment less stressful and more efficient. A balance must be achieved between finding a desk large enough to support your work, and that fits well in your space.

Know Your Needs

Aside from choosing a desk to suit your space, what you intend to use it for should also factor into the decision making process. Do you need storage space? Do you need to support a multi-monitor setup? Can most of your work be done for your phone? Do you need a large physical space to complete projects or is all of your work virtual? Get a desk that will enable you to get your work done efficiently and comfortably.


Get The Right Look

While it is important that your desk is functional, you should also like the way it looks. This will make you feel good about your space, which can translate into increased productivity and better overall first impressions. If you favor a modern look, opt for a desk made of glass, metal, or a combination of these materials. If you have classic tastes, an executive desk made of solid wood will create the image you want. If you want a natural and bohemian look, opt for a desk made of bamboo or other non-conventional natural materials. For a classic American look, choose a Craftsman or Mission style desk. For a more rustic look, you can choose a rustic or lodge style desk. There are numerous options, styles, materials, and finishes available.


A Desk for Your Office

Mark Downs is happy to help you get the most productive, creative, and positive office environment possible through our office furniture and design expertise. We have the expertise and equipment to ensure your office is attractive, productive, and a wonderful hub of activity in your commercial facility. Stop by our Cockeysville showroom to see what we can offer or give us a call at 410-771-6800. To see examples of our work and what we are up to, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Pinterest.