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IKEA Markus office chair offers high-back comfort without a high price


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Dec 17, 2013

One of the best affordable office chairs you can find.

After switching to a job where I primarily sit all day, I quickly realized that I needed to scrap my real-low-budget office chair for something that wouldn't make my legs go numb or hurt my shoulder blades with its low back. Shopping for a quality office chair, I quickly realized that most products recommended to not turn your back into a C were upwards of $1,000, and that simply wasn't anywhere near my price range.

Luckily, I was turned onto IKEA's Markus high-back office chair. Coming in at about $180 depending on what type of finish you choose ― here I'm reviewing the "Vissle dark gray" ― this is certainly in the wheelhouse of what most people who sit all day might be willing to dish out. I've been sitting in this chair daily for about 16 months; here's what I think.

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