It often happens that people who make progress, begin to realize that some things are not suited them anymore. For example, one fine morning a director of a small company can suddenly think that it is due time for him to replace his old hatchback by some new car, which will be more suitable for his social status. It is true with respect to other things, too: clothes, watches, furniture. My job is related to desk and tables, that is why I am going to give you some advice how to choose a good desk.
Before you will be choosing of your new desk, you must know for sure, how it will be used. Imagine yourself working at it: what things and in what order must be upon the desk, and which of them should be in drawers. Do you use a laptop when you are working, do you need a desk lamp, telephone, etc.? How solid and scratch-resistant must be the desk top depends on which things will be used on it. You can choose both the desk of very solid wood and the desk having the solid polymer coating. The choice is wide enough: contemporary materials used for coating of desks, can have not only the high mechanical durability, but also are able to resist the influence of water and some chemicals.
Today manufacturers offer desks of very different materials: wood, wood chipboard, plastic, metal, glass and even stone. Design of the desk often combines several of them. Each material has both its advantages and its disadvantages, which show up to a greater or smaller degree in different conditions and carry a greater or smaller weight for different people. You can read at greater length about some materials in an article of mine.
Let me tell you in a couple of words about dimensions of the desk. Choose the desk such a size that you feel comfortable working and comfortable to just sit at the desk. It is not necessary to have a very large desk. Try it on. Good Luck!