Wood is the favorite building material for computer desks. Appearances can be varied as wood can be given different finishes and veneers. After wood, fiberglass and metal are preferred materials for computer desks. Wood computer desks are the most expensive. Computer desks are available in stores in standard sizes. However, one may hire a carpenter to build a custom desk according to desired requirements. Such custom desks are more expensive than standard desks, but there is greater possibility that they will meet all the specifications of the owner.
Computer Desks are Adjustable as Ergonomic Office Furniture
Some computer desks are adjustable, you just have to set it at the height you need when building it. Other computer desks must be checked for their ergonomic comfort before purchase. The surface on which the monitor is to be placed should neither be too high nor too low. The elbow must be bent at a ninety degree angle. Similarly, the shelf containing the keyboard and mouse must be at a convenient height. If the desk comes along with a chair, then the ergonomics of the chair must also be taken into consideration. The arms of the chair should allow for a ninety degree angle bend of the elbow. The knees should also be set at a ninety degree angle for maximum comfort and flexibility.