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Blockhouse Introduces its New Enclosed Chairs for Behavioral Health

– 4 Chairs Provide New Ligature-resistant Seating for Mental Health Facilities –

Blockhouse recently announced a new series of enclosed side chairs and armchairs designed specifically for the contract furniture needs of behavioral health facilities.

Each Enclosed Chair is ligature-resistant. The chairs are designed with a Betula plywood frame applied with an anti-microbial finish. Each chair also features an upholstered seat and back cushion with hundreds of fabric choices.

The new Enclosed behavioral health chairs include:

Enclosed Upholstered Side Chair & Arm Chair
Blockhouse’s Enclosed Upholstered Side Chair is designed for patient safety in demanding behavioral health environments. It features a ligature-resistant design with its enclosed side panels designed to minimize safety risks.


The Enclosed Upholstered Chair is also offered with an armchair option. The Enclosed Upholstered Arm Chair is also ligature-resistant. Its side panels can potentially help increase safety for any patients who may need additional side support.

The dimensions of both Enclosed Upholstered Chairs: 20” Wide X 21.5” Deep x 30.75” High. The seat height is 19”. The arm height of the armchair is 24”.

Enclosed Upholstered Bariatric Side Chair & Arm Chair
Blockhouse also announced a bariatric model of its enclosed chair. The Enclosed Upholstered Bariatric Side Chair features a ligature-resistant design with a static weight capacity of 650lbs.

The enclosed Bariatric Chair is also offered with an armchair option. The Enclosed Upholstered Bariatric Arm Chair includes the same features, weight capacity and ligature-resistant capabilities of the side chair.

The dimensions of both Enclosed Upholstered Bariatric Chairs: 30.5” Wide X 27” Deep x 32.5” High. The seat height is 20”. The arm height of the armchair is 25.5”.

Additional product features are available with each Enclosed Chair. Features include the following.

  • Added Weight
  • Glued-in Stainless Steel Floor Guides
  • Moisture Barrier
  • Bed Bug Barrier

For more information about Blockhouse, the new Enclosed Upholstered Chairs, or any of Blockhouse’s behavioral health furniture, contact us today. Our behavioral health sales team is ready to help you find the safest furniture for your patients and staff.