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
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