What chair is right for you?

Spending long hours sitting at work can be both physically and mentally taxing. It can be even worse if you’re not comfortable with your office chair. A poor office chair not only impacts comfort but also increases the likelihood of having health issues such as back, neck, and shoulder pain. These discomforts can impede blood circulation and create undue stress on the spine.

Whether your workspace is at home or in an office setting, a well-designed ergonomic chair can significantly reduce the occurrence of health-related problems associated with extended sitting. It’s crucial to understand key features when choosing the right ergonomic task chair. Apex is here to guide you in finding the ideal chair to enhance your comfort and well-being.

An ergonomic task chair should ideally offer the following features:

  • Lumbar support: Proper lumbar support is essential for maintaining a healthy spinal posture and reducing strain on the lower back. 
  • Adjustable armrests: The ability to adjust armrests ensures that your arms and shoulders remain relaxed, preventing discomfort and strain. It’s important to know what to look for and what you want. Some arms only adjust up and down, while a “4D Arm” allows you to adjust it in four dimensions: height, sideways, front and back, and in and out.  
  • Height adjustability: A chair with height adjustability allows you to set the seat at an optimal height to maintain proper alignment and posture. When you place your feet flat on the floor, your knees should be at a 90° angle. 
  • Breathable mesh: Using breathable mesh materials enhances ventilation, reducing the risk of discomfort from prolonged use. 

Here are three exceptional products that offer these essential features:

AIS Chelsea task chair

Experience all-day comfort with the AIS Chelsea task chair, designed to provide intuitive adjustments and flexible lumbar support. Its black-striped mesh back and black seat upholstery make it an ideal fit for any workspace.

An AIS black Chelsea office chair showing its ergonomic features.

SitOnIt Novo task chair

Whether you require a professional look for the boardroom or a vibrant touch for collaborative spaces, the SitOnIt Novo task chair is your versatile solution. This award-winning chair has a built-in synchro-mechanism, adjustable integrated lumbar support, and supportive mesh that delivers maximum comfort. The chair's customization options, including an array of colors, backrests, and arm choices, allow you to tailor it to your preferences. This chair is especially suited for businesses keen on incorporating their brand colors into the workspace.

A SitOnIt orange Novo office chair showing its ergonomic features.

OFS Zonal task chair

Zonal task chair was made to fit your body. The back of the chair has special moving parts that adjust with you as you change your sitting position. It also has features such as a body balance mechanism, adjustable lumbar support, seat depth movement, and 4D pivoting armrests. Zonal is created to be user-friendly and cater to your specific needs.



Choosing the right office chair isn't just about comfort; it's an investment in your well-being and productivity. By understanding which features to look for, you can find a chair that suits you. Having the right office chair is just one of many aspects to improve your health and productivity at work. Check out our blog page to learn more about tips and tricks for modern workspace.