FYI - a desk doesn't have to
be expensive to be functional.
Whether you are a student or someone who is just starting their business, you will do well to
have a desk. If you do not have a great deal of money to spend on office furniture, then you will be looking
for a cheap desk. Fortunately, there are quite a few options for an inexpensive desk.
First, you can make yourself one with a couple of saw horses and either a door or a piece of
plywood. A Door is a better size plus the fact that it has a smooth surface and finished edges.
Painting or staining the door will give you a sense of having created something
that can be a workable desk surface. I have used concrete blocks for the legs rather than two saw horses.
Somehow, I felt better about that look.
You can also shop around at used office equipment stores. Sometimes you can find some true
values there. I once found a solid teak desk in a back room of this old business that sold all kinds of used office
furniture. The owner was looking to clear out the room, so I was able to carry away a great desk for not much
If you are looking for a new cheap desk, there are quite a few of them in the market place. The
internet is a great place to do your shopping and have one delivered to your door. That can be a real benefit,
especially if you do not have a truck for hauling furniture around. Many of the values are truly
Look through the following desk categories that we have broken down by price range. I think you
will be pleasantly surprised at what you can find!
Pick a price range from the list below or the same list is on the Cheap Desks & More
drop-down menu at the top of the page. There are also quite a few other categories to explore. ---Good
Cheap Desks Under $100
Cheap Desks $101 to $200
Cheap Desks $201 to $300
Cheap Desks $301 to
Desks $401 to $500
Desks $501 to $600
Desks $601 to $800
Desks $801 to $1,000