Stand to Work? Your 3 Must Have Office Design

Every office has a unique need, requirement, and office design based on the function of the employees and the services provided by the company. Modern offices vary in size, layout, and office design must facilitate the primary function of the company, product, and workers. The rise in the need to stop sedentary lifestyle gives more detailed attention on the ergonomics of office design.

The introduction of sit to stand workstation has been one of the best solutions for decreasing the detrimental effects of prolonged sitting to health and productivity. How do workstations become extraordinary?

By providing office equipment which will have a positive impact on the working environment. Consider the following suggestions:


Standing desk encourages movement in the workstation as the employee will adjust the height of the desk based on his convenience and the task at hand. Standing for at least 6 hours a stay reduces the risk of obesity by one-third. It increases productivity and group performance.

With the adaptation of standing desk converter, comes the practice of regular and purposeful break time which includes shifting from sitting to standing, stretching, and doing some office exercises.


An LED lighting is eco-friendly and cost-efficient. LEDs are rapidly becoming the preferred lighting solution in office and homes. LEDs are made from nontoxic materials, unlike CFC lighting that contains mercury which dangers to the environment. One of the applications of LED is the compact desk lamp.

Consider this LED desk lamp modern design with touch sensitive base controls for 3 different brightness levels. It has USB charging port for your phone, tablet or other USB devices. An LED lighting is natural and flicker free which protects the eyes and lowers stress. This can be a great addition to your workstation as LED lighting is known to increase productivity and focus.


A standing desk is best paired with an anti-fatigue mat that is durable, non-slip with non-curling edges. It must provide the support needed for a day’s work. Some prefer to work barefoot and an antimicrobial anti-fatigue mat is the best option. The mat should also be wide enough to allow room for foot movement. Consider this product here.

Choose an anti-fatigue mat that works perfectly with your sit-stand desk or standing desk converter, similar to AnthroDesk's anti-fatigue comfort floor mat. Its size is ideal for your office space. It is made out of supportive, solid and high-density ergo-foam which provides long-lasting support and importantly reduces fatigue from standing. This product is perfect for those transitioning to a standing desk.