Frequently Asked Questions
Q. How much does a mobile office cost?
Q. How long will it take for my new desk to ship?
A. If the item is in stock it will usually ship within 7 days. For custom orders and out of stock items please allow 8 to 12 weeks.
Q. Can I install the CarGo Desk myself?
A. Yes. The CarGo Sit Stand Desk and CrewGo Truck Desk do not require professional installation. No drilling or altering of the vehicle is needed. Detailed instructions are provided with the desks.
Q. How do I find someone to install the VanGo Desk for me?
A. Often the dealer where you purchased your vehicle will have recommendations. If not, we can help you find a professional installer in your area.
Q. How do I determine which desk is right for my vehicle?
A. Complete the Request a Quote form and we will provide you with recommendations based on the type of vehicle you will be using and any specific needs you may have. Our VanGo 8xx series mobile offices is best suited for use in a full-sized van and our VanGo 6xx series is designed for small and medium sized vans. Our CarGo Desk can be installed in virtually any 4-door vehicle and our CrewGo Desk can be installed in most full-sized trucks with a Crew Cab.
Q. What type of auxiliary power will I need in my mobile office?
A. Since everyone’s electrical requirements are different, we recommend that you talk with a mobile power specialist to determine the type of auxiliary power needed. We can help you locate an electrical specialist in your area.
Q. What is ergonomic about the desk design?
A. The desk is equipped with an adjustable shelf for a keyboard or laptop. The chair has the same type of adjustments as a standard office chair including adjustable back height, tilting backrest, sliding seat pan and pneumatic lift. The desk or the overhead hutch is height adjustable and can be fitted with an adjustable monitor mount that allows you to position the monitor correctly. This combination of features allows the user to achieve an ergonomic neutral posture.
Q. How do I order accessories for my mobile office?
A. Ergonomic Solutions carries a variety of products designed for the mobile office and mobile worker. Contact us at 847-566-4949, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or complete the Request a Quote form on our website for pricing and availability. We also sell products such as glare filters and lumbar support cushions that can be used in a mobile office.
Q. Should I consult a professional to install the VanGo Desk?
A. Yes. Since the mobile office is bolted through the floor of the van, self-installation is not recommended. It may cause damage to the vehicle’s electronics, fuel tank, or other mechanical systems that could void your vehicle’s warranty.
Q. How do I keep the chair from moving around the back of my van?
A. You don’t need to do anything. Our mobile office has a custom-designed sliding seat base that holds the chair firmly in place. A special cylinder allows the chair to swivel when occupied and remain stationary when not in use.
Q. Are the desks delivered fully assembled?
A. Minimal assembly is required. The desks are shipped fully assembled but the slatwall hutch and sliding chair base will need to be bolted on.
Q. What is the desk made of?
A. The desk has a welded steel frame. The top and sides of the desk are heavy-duty phenolic composite.
Q. Can the mobile office be customized?
A. Yes. There are many optional accessories available. Additionally, there is a wide array of color options for the desk frame, drawers, top and chair. Let us know what you are looking for and we will create it for you!
Q. How are the desks shipped?
A. The VanGo Desks are packaged on pallets and shipped by truck. The CarGo Desks ship using a common carrier like UPS or FedEx.
Q. Does my desk come with a warranty?
A. Yes, every desk comes with a one (1) year warranty against manufacturer’s defects.
Q. Where are the mobile offices manufactured?
A. All our desks are proudly manufactured in the USA.
Q. Can the mobile office be used while the vehicle is being driven?
A. No. For safety reasons, using your mobile office while the vehicle is in motion is strictly prohibited.