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Answering the SOS

A stairlift has been part of a DIY SOS in honour of a policeman injured in the Westminster Bridge terror attacks. Stairlifts are for anyone who struggles with mobility. And mobility struggles can strike at any age. That was the case for Kris Aves, a brave police officer who was returning from a commendation ceremony […]

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Could you get a grant for your stairlift?

There may be an easy solution to funding your stairlift. We work hard to keep the price of our stairlifts low whilst protecting quality and ensuring our customers get great after sales service. But sometimes even that’s not enough to make a stairlift easily affordable. Yet a government scheme could help you with costs – […]

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Why age-proofing homes is the way forward

MPs want a nationwide plan for housing the elderly – and we agree. You see the oft-reported crisis in the NHS from a very particular perspective when you’re a stairlift company. Literally every week, and frequently more often than that, we’ll be called by a family member who’s desperate for the quick installation of a […]

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The stairlifts that help you enjoy the outdoors

Thing a stairlift is just for indoors? Think again. With winter (finally) behind us and the first serious sun of the year upon us, lots of people are looking at the garden and thinking it’s time to start the year’s planting, weeding, mowing and sowing. If you struggle mobility-wise, however, that can be a problem, […]

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Stairlifts and non-stairlift users

If you install a stairlift, how does that affect other users of the stairs? When you’re thinking of buying or renting a stairlift, it’s natural to focus the attention on the stairlift and the person who’ll be using it. The people who frequently get left out of the equation are other occupants of the home, […]

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The Bride on the Stairlift

How a hen night ankle break left a bride needing a stairlift for her big day. It’s not the ideal start to anyone’s wedding celebrations. Poor Kim Hutchinson was partying on the dancefloor on her hen night in Liverpool when a complete stranger decided to jump on her back and send her crashing to the […]

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Simplicity, from start to finish

Why we work hard to keep things simple. “Super fast service. From enquiry to fitting was a simple process. Stairlift is exactly as promised at a great price too. Highly recommended.” Not our words, but the words of Lesley Loannou, who left us that rather lovely review earlier. And it set us thinking… Making life […]

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Lack of stairlifts costing the NHS?

A new report explores the knock-on effects of poor quality housing on the NHS. To an extent, there’s an element of the blindingly obvious about a new report which suggests that making houses more suitable for occupants (including adding stairlifts where appropriate) could save the NHS money. What’s surprising is the scale of the savings. […]

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Why might my stairlift track need a run-on?

What is a stairlift run-on, and why might you need it? There’s more than one type of stairlift design. Beyond the simple options of straight, curved and outdoor, there are a range of additional options than can make life that bit easier. Some stairlifts have fold up, slimline seats to give everyone room on narrow […]

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When’s the right time to buy a stairlift?

It may never be too late to install a stairlift in your home. But that doesn’t mean there can’t be big advantages to installing it just a little sooner. Sometimes, the timing of your stairlift purchase is taken out of your hands. If you have a loved one in hospital who won’t be released until […]

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