If stairs have become a barrier or safety concern in your home, a stair lift might be the ideal solution. But if you are just starting out in your search, we understand that choosing the right option for you and your home can be overwhelming. To help you make your decision, we always recommend visiting a local showroom whenever possible.Read More
It is understandable that many people tend to believe—or assume—certain things about stair lifts prior to speaking with a trained stair lift expert.
After all, it’s “just” a chair that goes up and down the stairs, so how complicated can it be?
While stair lifts are not as complex as elevators, they are designed using the same principles. So, there is more “under the hood” than you might think!
If you’re thinking about purchasing a stair lift, it can be overwhelming to sift through all of the available information to tell myth versus reality.
As a family owned company with over 35 years of experience, we understand how important it is to make informed decisions for yourself and your loved ones.
Keep reading to learn more about the truths behind common stair lift myths.Read More
Those of us who have experienced mobility challenges understand firsthand how much stairs can limit how you move about your home. However, there are solutions out there that can help you or a loved one maintain independence and mobility within your home.
Stair lift technology has come a long way since its inception and choosing the right stair lift for your home is key. Stair lifts fall into two primary categories: straight and curved. Both types of stair lift function similarly, and have the same basic components. The key differences are best understood by the differences in how these components are manufactured.
Straight stair lifts are designed for stairs that have no curves, bends, or landings. They offer a straight path from one level in the home to another and have a rail that can be customized to fit the length of the stairs in your home. Curved stair lifts, in contrast, are manufactured for stairs that have landings, curves, or bends. They travel along a rail that is designed specifically for the bend in your home’s staircase and customized for your needs.Read More
We understand how important it is to get outside and enjoy the fresh air. We also understand that getting outside might be difficult for some people experiencing mobility issues. All homes are built differently and some may require stairs in order to access certain outside areas. In these situations, an outdoor stair lift may be the ideal solution. Continue reading below to see how an outdoor stair lift can benefit your home.Read More
Many homeowners are realizing the value of adding luxury amenities to their homes. Traditionally, the goal of most home improvement projects has been to increase the home’s functionality or beauty, while also increasing the home’s value when and if the property is sold.
But more and more, homeowners are adding luxury amenities to their current homes, or including these features as they plan and build their dream homes. These include features for entertaining, such as outdoor kitchens and lounge areas, features to improve the home’s functioning, like smart home automation systems, and features that increase the home’s luxury appeal and accessibility, such as double-entry doors and home elevators.
Advancements in the home elevator installation process have made it more practical for homeowners to add an elevator to their home. But, without a doubt, an elevator installed within a home is a value-added feature. Why? Because a home elevator provides convenience and ease of movement throughout the home, as well as adding an attractive, aesthetic appeal to your home.Read More