A good anti-fatigue mat can triple the amount of time you can stand at your sit-stand desk in comfort every day. But searching for the right standing desk mat for your standing desk can be daunting. They come in all sizes, colors, and quality of construction—from flimsy residential kitchen & bath mats designed for short bouts of barefoot use to sturdy commercial-grade models designed for all-day use at a standing desk, wearing shoes, or even stiletto heels. Given the importance of your health and productivity, we recommend focusing your search on the latter end of the spectrum.
Most consumers start their search for the best standing mat by price range, but the relationship between quality and price is not necessarily linear with standing mats.
The StandUpDeskStore Standing Mat is a bargain mat to be sure, but even among bargain mats, it lacks options and quality with a gel foam construction.
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