Some terms stick with us long after their original context is gone. Ever ask someone to “roll down” their car window? Many use the expression regularly, even though nearly all car manufacturers replaced hand-crank windows decades ago. The same concept can hold true for stair lifts. You may hear someone refer to a stair lift as a stairglide. The word stems from one of the original stair lift manufacturers, American Stair-Glide. Its name changed at the turn of the century when another company acquired the business. However, the term stairglide lives on!Read More
When stairs become difficult to navigate, it can quickly make your dream home feel more like a frustrating nightmare. Fortunately, small home elevators can be an easy solution to some of the most pressing mobility problems that can limit the complete enjoyment of your home. You may think small elevators for homes are the stuff of a wild daydream. Wouldn’t it require an extensive (and expensive) home remodel? Fortunately, no.Read More
Can you think of a time when you needed help carrying something upstairs in your home? Or perhaps down the stairs to a basement or garage?
Over the past four decades, many people have asked us for help with this problem. Now, we would like to offer some tips and information that we hope you find helpful.Read More
When you or a loved one has mobility issues, stairs can become a dangerous situation to navigate. Whether the person is elderly or experiencing health problems, there are solutions that can help them to remain in their home safely. Today, there is a range of mobility solutions available; the most affordable one is stair lifts.Read More
Sometimes, feeling safe and at ease in your own home is something that gets taken for granted. As we age, something that used to be a favorite feature in our home can suddenly become a big challenge. The grand two-story foyer that you fell in love with may mean that half of your home is trapped on the other end of a long staircase. Or perhaps your backyard is several steps down from the raised deck that you enjoy so much. Finding a reliable solution to overcome these issues will help you remain safe and comfortable for years to come.
One of the most common barriers that aging adults face is a home with multiple levels. As balance and mobility become more of a challenge, one or more sets of stairs can stand in the way of full access to your home. Luckily, there are several safe, reliable solutions to help you conquer the stairs and continue to move freely from one floor of your home to another.Read More