The idea of a standing desk is something that seems to have hit the mainstream recently, with many people wanting to stand up more in the workplace. However, for those who are finding it difficult to find a suitable solution, this article shares some of the best options on the market and gives purchasing advice as well.
How it Works
This standing desk converter is exactly that, a standing desk converter. Thanks to its unique design you can lift your entire working station onto the unit and then just store it away when not in use. The main benefit of having a desk converted into a manual or electric standing desk converter up desk is that you have operational space in which to sit at your computer, but with everything elevated, it also means that you aren’t endlessly bending over every time you want to complete tasks.
The best standing desk converter in Australia
1. Elevation S
As soon as you move into the main office, it’s easy to assume that you’re going to need a standing desk. The amount of time wasted moving from a sitting position to a standing position can be easily seen by anyone that has even just been sitting for a short period. Elevation S is an Australian-built product and is proudly made in Melbourne. This means that it fits in with local building codes and has minimal impact on wind pressure for those in urban areas.
2. ErgoStand Flex
Several companies offer standing desks that are portable and can be moved from one desk to another, however, this model is unique being that it can be used on top of another desk as a standing desk without making any large changes. This means that it doesn’t bother those around you with the noise of a motor and has no moving parts. It’s practical for people who will want to switch between sitting and standing positions throughout the day and it looks good as well.
This product is a lot more expensive than the other two, but with that, it also comes with 3-years of warranty and a 2-year parts and labor warranty. Kinesis offers you a lot more choice too with its various models which can be configured to suit your needs. So while they are one of the more expensive options on the market, you do get what you pay for.
As you can see there are lots of options out there to help you with your standing desk conversion. However, it is important to remember that at the end of the day, you need to decide what style(s) of work you do and which features you will be looking for on a standing desk. Our favorite choice was Kinesis as it has such a range of different models on offer and gives you the best bang for your buck.