When you start a new business your funds are limited and your budget for office furniture is tight. We get that. Make sure you keep these 3 things in mind when looking to buy some cheap office furniture.
Buying an office chair or desk solely on price will inevitably leave you with a piece of furniture that wont last long. If you buy any old cheap office chair you will find it comes at a price – to your health and ultimately your pocket. Good office furniture should be affordable, offering good value for money and provide quality, which means it will last longer than a year or two.
Buying used or seconds office furniture can sometimes be a great option if you have a limited budget. However you don’t want to be forking over more money in a year’s time, when it breaks or falls apart. You’re better off buying a better quality piece of office furniture that can offer you some kind of warranty. You want to know your money is well spent and have peace of mind that if a part breaks, it can be replaced or fixed at no further cost to you.
Office furniture is an investment, not just something you possess right now. It should see you comfortably through your work day offering at least the minimum of ergonomic support and comfort, and it should last at least a few years. If your office chair breaks and you have to replace it after only a year or two – you can see how spending a little more money outright for a better quality product will save you money in the long run.
So, be sure to weigh up the real costs when looking to buy cheap office furniture. The office furniture we sell at Direct Office Furniture is discounted from our normal retail prices so you can save money and still get great value office furniture.