Top 10 Ergonomic Chairs in Canada

August 17, 2022


Working long hours? Don’t forget to add movement to your schedule! And when seated in front of your computer, make sure you have an ergonomic office chair to support your body. If you’re wondering—what is the best ergonomic chair in the market for your work needs? Well, you’ve come to the right place! Here we’ll share the top 10 ergonomic chairs that are best for work, and more.

office workstation with ergonomic chair and desk

Ergonomics has had an increasing role in the wellness of workers, especially with the rising number of individuals working in offices and spending most of their hours in front of a computer (as many as 1,700 hours a year!)

So why is an ergonomic chair important in the workplace? Check out the following reasons:

  • Eliminates back pain, as well as neck and shoulder pain
  • Improves blood circulation
  • Reduces work fatigue
  • Promotes good posture
  • Improves focus and productivity

The Best Ergonomic Chairs in Canada

We’ll take a closer look at the top chairs you can go for if you are based in Canada. These are top in terms of quality, features, and value. Check these out!

Motion Airglide Office Chair

motiongrey airglide office chair

The secrect to this state-of-the-art chair is its advanced pneumatics system. It features a dynamic lumbar support, with up to 5 lockable recline points to give users the best of comfort in different sitting positions. It can support various types of users and hold up to 300 lbs of weight. Plus, the Motion Airglide is also made from 100% sustainable materials.

Price: $499 CAD

Enforcer Chair


This is a premium leather chair that is pretty versatile for both office and gaming use. Its wraparound design offers full back support that will help you concentrate on your tasks or on your game. Built for skinny to mid-size users, it features a complete adjustability—from its generous range of tilt angle to its 4D adjustable armrest. It also comes with the perfect sophisticated executive look, making it a great addition to any space.

Price: $249.99 CAD

Guardian Office Chair

motiongrey guardian office chair

This belongs to the same premium series of leather chairs as the Enforcer, built for individuals who are taller and with wider body build. It has the same features as the Enforcer, but stronger and sturdier, perfect for handling high-intensity situations found in some offices and gaming workstations. An extra wide bracket steel frame construction and custom cold=moulded foam ensure that the chair is able to handle anything you throw at it.

Price: $349.99 CAD

Herman Miller Aeron Chair


Smarter weight distribution is something the Aeron chair prides itself for. It offers total spinal support and a balance recline to promote natural movement while users are seated. This chair comes in three different sizes to support various body types, and it is available in four different colors for users who value aesthetics and style.

Price: starts at $1495.00 CAD

Autonomous ErgoChair Pro


Back and seat movement in a 2:1 ratio, 22-degree reclines, and up to 5 lockable positions—these are the features that make the ErgoChair Pro one of the preferred mesh chairs in Canada. It comes in a woven mesh that is fully breathable for comfort and is offered in as many as 6 color options.

Price: $464.07 CAD

EffyDesk AeryChair

effydesk aerychair

This chair distinguishes itself from other chairs with the extra support it offers specifically to the L4/L5 lumbar region. It’s a fully adjustable chair that keeps the natural alignment of the body, from the head down to the feet. Made from mesh fabric, it promises comfort that lasts through the day.

Price: $530 CAD

Motion MS1


If it’s a whole package you want in a budget, the MS1 is a pretty good pick. At the core of this chair is its adjustability. Pick the right height that will fully support you, tilt the backrest according to the most comfortable position, and you’re ready to keep working. This MotionGrey chair can hold up to 120kg of weight, perfect for your regular user. And with its mesh backing, you can be sure you’ll stay comfortable no matter how high the temperature gets in the room. And, all of these for way less than most chairs are offered.

Price: $159.99 CAD

Rise Ergonomic Office Chair


This modern ergonomic chair may be low key and may have only the basic features, but it has some serious lifting capability—able to handle up to 350 lbs of weight. Users are supported by a 2D lumbar support, and the chair also comes with adjustable armrests and an adjustable headrest that is also removable. It has 3 lockable points and a synchro tilt mechanism for optimum comfort in various sitting positions.

Price: $595 CAD

ergoCentric GeoCentric Task Chair


Full backrest adjustment, comfortable seat cushion, and geometrically shaped adjustment levers make this chair worth giving a second look. The headrest comes optional for this chair, and many of the various chair parts are customizable—from the backrest to the casters. This ergoCentric chair comes with a patented backrest system that allow 5”range of vertical adjustment, making customization for comfort easy.

Price: $525

Fully Desk Chair

fully ergonomic desk chair

This is your everyday all-around chair whether at home or at the office. The controls are simple and easy to use, from height adjustment to recline locking. The chair comes with a breathable mesh back to keep you cool, a curved seat to support your legs, and sufficient lumbar support for your spine. It’s a straightforward chair that has a minimalist, equally straightforward aesthetics—perfect for those who prioritize function.

Price: $258.30

And there you have it, friends! We hope the information we shared above will help you find the right ergonomic chair for office or home use.

But how do you choose an ergonomic office chair?

With lots of options available, making the right decision can get overwhelming. But, you want a balance between the features you are getting and the amount you are shelling out for those features. Here are some things you need to check:

  • The adjustability of the chair, not only in terms of height but also in terms of the headrest, armrest, and the backtilt.
  • The ergonomic chair material—leather or mesh. Each has its own advantages and disadvantages, so check which one best matches your space.
  • The warranty and the price. The longer the warranty, the better. And if you think higher price equals better ergo chair, then you are mistaken. Some of the items in this list are pretty affordable but packs some real technology.

And now that you have your options, you have the things you need to look for, let’s move to the final question.

Where do you buy an ergonomic office chair?

If you’re in Canada, there is no need to go out of your home to find and buy the best ergonomic office chair. You can have access to a wide range of options with just a few mouse clicks. Here at MotionGrey, we have a complete lineup of ergonomic chairs, from our MotionGrey M Series to our premium leather and mesh chairs.

These ergonomic chairs are all engineered with users in mind, so you will see advanced technologies all working to keep you healthy and well. And if you need more, you can also browse our standing desk catalog and our selection of ergonomic accessories, all designed to help you live a happy, healthier life.

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