As we age & our level of mobility starts to reduce, independence can be a real issue. This is especially true for those that are living on their own, without anyone to assist them. It can be incredibly hard for those that are living on their own to improve the level of independence they have, which is apparent if there are stairs in the home. Luckily, there are products on the market that provide a great level of assistance to those that need it. The most popular of these products, being the stairlift.
Whilst stairlifts are invaluable to some, installing one in your home isn’t a something that should be taken lightly. Stairlifts take some thought since you’ll need to understand your requirements to fulfil them with the right product. Specific staircases may also require more work than others since curved stairlifts are much harder to customise a stairlift rail for than their straight counterparts. We’ve decided to write out a few helpful tips to our readers & anyone else that might be considering a stairlift but is looking for a few points to consider