Standing Desk Blog
Health & welfare tips for you and your workspace
A drafting table is typically used for drawing art and drawing and editing blueprints. It is used by artists and architects. However, there are now tiltable and height adjustable drafting tables that can be used as standing desks or conference tables.
According to the Mayo Clinic, research has linked sitting for long periods of time with a number of health concerns, including obesity, higher blood pressure, excess body fat, high cholesterol and a variety of other negative effects.
If you’re looking to make the switch to a standing desk and prefer lifting the desk yourself (versus using an electric standing desk), Desk Riser has a variety of options that fit just about any size desk you might need.
Choosing a standing desk that fits your height requirements is trickier than you think. There is not a one size fits all for standing desks. Some tall people need special standing desks that rise to taller heights than others.
Studies have shown that using a standing desk for just 3 hours per day can result in weight loss, reduced lower back pain and neck pain, and higher productivity.