Pre owned chairs are basically secondhand chairs when you think about it. But it is said that these pre owned office chairs are in a lot better condition than the traditional secondhand versions that you would usually find at secondhand dealers or even junk shops or pawnbrokers. It is also said that pre owned office chairs have barely been used, many of them barely a few months old. They are literally as new.
But the fact remains. They are still used. That is not so bad when you consider the time and trouble that may already have been put into restoring the furniture to as close to a condition it was in once when it was first used. But there is little to nothing a furniture restorer and retailer can do about the ergonomics and posture and hygiene. For now though, this becomes your area. In order to ensure that your office or working environment is going to be a healthy one going forward, it is essential that you test out the goods.
This suggestion is about to throw the chickens out of the hoop perhaps. Because it’s been said so many times that the internet is such a great and convenient space to get so much more done and at a good price too. But be wary of its limitations. Take this matter of ergonomically sound and back-friendly office chairs. It may say so on the product label. Someone else on the net may have said so truthfully that this is a very good chair and it seems to be helping his back.
But that’s just the thing. It’s his back, not yours. And he can’t have your back if it starts giving you aches and pains.