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Affordable Seating is one of the most competitively priced manufacturers nationwide. We are always observing the market and adjust prices and products accordingly. We would like to announce that we are launching our "Price Guarantee" program.

Affordable Seating commits to the best price in the market. Found the same items somewhere else for a better price? All items which carry the "Price Guarantee" logo (see above) will be given a discount of up to 5%* on any lower quote. Please submit the quote by fax to (888) 496-5554 or email sales@affordableseating.net. You can also submit your quote via our automated system at the "Shopping Cart" page. All quotes must be on official letterhead and must include all fees, shipping costs, and tax if applicable.

*The discount amount will be determined by the items and total cost of your order. Only orders of $1,500 and up qualify for the "Price Guarantee" program.

Our Wood Chairs are BIFMA Approved!

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The Business and Institutional Furniture Manufacturer’s Association (BIFMA) has a set of standards which apply to general purpose furniture. These are voluntary standards which require a variety of different types of tests for compliance. Examples of the types of tests required for compliance and test summary are listed below:

Test Summary

  • Back Rest Strength Test - 150 lbf. Functional - PASS, 250lbf. Proof - PASS
    There is no loss of serviceability to the chair.
  • Drop Test - 225 lb. Functional Drop Weight- PASS, 300 lb. Proof Drop Weight - PASS
    No structural breakage or loss of serviceability.
  • Seating Impact Test - 165 lbs. 100,000 cycles - PASS
    No loss of serviceability to the chiar after completion of both the Impact and Load Ease tests.
  • Stability Test - Front- 21 lbf. to tip, Rear- 45 lbf. to tip - PASS
    The chair will not tip over as a result of the force application.
  • Back Durability Test - 75 lbf. applied to back - 80,000 cycles - PASS
    No structural breakage or loss of serviceability.
  • Leg Strength Test - 150 lbf. Functional Load - PASS, 250 lbf. Proof Load - PASS
    No loss of serviceability to the chair.

Benefits of Purchasing BIFMA-Approved Furniture

Customers who purchase BIFMA-approved furniture have the peace of mind knowing the furniture is durable and compliant with BIFMA standards. These tests are designed with BIFMA’s goal of providing standards that support safe, healthy and sustainable environments. Furniture items that meet these requirements are likely to result in greater productivity and fewer injuries or accidents.