Versatile Desk Features Pneumatic Cylinder to Smoothly Adjust Height in Any Space

CHANTILLY, VA — Apr. 2, 2022BDI, a premiere furniture designer and manufacturer, has introduced the Soma Lift Desk at High Point Market this April in BDI’s showroom, IHFC Design Center, #536.

Created by Jeff Bare, Soma is designed to offer a flexible and compact standing desk solution for today’s office spaces. Soma’s desktop effortlessly glides up or down on its pneumatic column with the touch of a lever, settling at the perfect height between 29” and 42”H no matter how you like to work.

The desktop features smooth, contoured edges that make it comfortable for laptop work. Measuring 35.5”W x 19.75”D, the desk is compact enough to fit in spaces with limited square footage, while providing enough desktop area for everyday use.

  • Additional features of the Soma include:
  • No power required, Soma provides a height-adjustable solution for any location
  • Contoured edges are ideal for ergonomic wrist support while offering a clean design aesthetic in your space
  • Adjustment lever can be positioned on left or right
  • Weighted base provides a sturdy foundation, while integrated glides allow the table to be easily relocated
  • Includes a wire management wrap under the desktop

Available in Charcoal-Stained Ash, Satin White on Oak and Natural Walnut, Soma weighs 53 lbs. (24 kg) and can hold up to 25 lbs. It retails for $1,199 USD/$1,599 CDN and ships in 2Q 2022.

"With Soma, you can create a workspace in any place," said Bare, product development manager at BDI. "The compact lift desk fits anywhere you need an extra work surface, and easily adjusts for comfortable standing or seated use."

About BDI:

BDI is a premier designer and manufacturer of innovative home furnishings. Guided by the philosophy that everything has its place, BDI furniture combines original design with innovative function to seamlessly integrate technology into the home and office environments. Collections include media furniture, home entertaining, office solutions, modular storage systems and more. BDI products are available through leading furniture and electronic retailers throughout the United States, Canada, and abroad. To learn more, visit, or follow BDI on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and YouTube.