DIY Standing Desk and Treadmill Desk Guide
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Given that more than 90% of the standing desks sold online today are built on Chinese-made, commodity-grade lifting bases, the introduction of inline brushless DC motor actuators has the potential to truly disrupt the market.
Humanscale is one of the original companies in the ergonomic accessories industry, growing beyond keyboard trays and chairs to include monitor arm, standing desks, foot rests and more. As an ultra-premium brand it tends to be chosen for looks over ergonomics or value, and is most popular with commercial contract interior design professionals as opposed to retail consumers.
The Vew-Do is a close runner-up to the FluidStance decks. If you are looking for a slightly cheaper option you could take with you to the gym, this is it.
We love that you can vary the challenge with the Indo Standing Desk Balance Board, but doe sit work at an adjustable height desk?
We reviewed all the popular balance boards on the market to find the best standing desk balance board in terms of quality, functionality and price.
While some consider ANSI-BIFMA compliance a check-off item on the punch list for buying a desk, in our experience it's only a starting point.