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There’s an avalanche of options to sort through when searching for the best standing desk. However, if you don’t have a lot of room but want a great place to work with plenty of space, it can be helpful to know how to build a standing wall desk. It’s simple, affordable, and doesn’t take long to construct. This useful office hack will no doubt have you rethinking your current office desk space.
Use as many creative materials as you wish, but below is all you’ll need to get started on how to build a basic, budget-friendly office desk with enough storage space for an average workday. If you think you’ll be short on surface space, there are many great tips about how to organize a standing desk. Also, before you get started, it’s important to know some tips on how to make a standing desk easier on your knees. Keep in mind that this desk design doesn’t allow for adjustable heights, and is only for standing.
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What is the average price of a standing wall desk?
In total, the price of a cheap and sturdy wall desk should come out to anywhere from $30-$100.
What is the standard weight capacity of a sit-stand wall desk?
Weight capacity depends on the bracket/wood quality and how many studs are used. Still, the standard weight capacity should be anywhere from 50-100 pounds, enough for all your personalized items.
How long should you stand at your standing all desk?
Experts say that you only stand for 1-2 hours at a time. To ensure you don’t over-stand, you can buy a tall chair or adjustable stool to balance your sit-stand ratio.
STAT: Standing at your desk burns an average of 88 calories per hour (source)