The Straight & Curved Stairlift Buyers Guide®


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Curved Rail Stairlifts

Curved Rail Stairlifts


Features of a Stairlift

Features of Modern Stairlifts

Straight Rail Stairlift | Curved Rail Stairlift
Straight Rail Stairlift | Curved Rail Stairlift

Modern stair lifts can be found with a wide variety of features such as rack and pinion drive system, adjustable seat height, battery isolation switches, call stations, 'flip-up' rail, key switch, folding step, speed governor, seatbelt, soft start and soft stop and more features including:

  • Battery Powered Operation even during a power outage
  • Diagnostic Digital Display informs the user of the status of the stair lift
  • Dual Electronic and Mechanical Braking Systems a double safety system
  • Folding-up arms, seat and footrest with slimline fold-away design
  • Hinged Rail is ideal when there may be a doorway near the foot of the stairs
  • Infra-red Remote Controls allows the user to 'call' or 'send' the stair lift
  • Lockable isolation on/off switch prevents others from using the stair lift
  • Modular Rail System enables reduced installation time
  • No jarring or sudden stops by stairlift
  • Overspeed Governor controls speed of stairlift to prevent sudden rapid descent
  • Padded seat and backrest ensures stair lifts give most comfortable ride available
  • Paddle' switch controls make stairlifts easy to operate, even with limited dexterity
  • Perch Seat for people who have narrow stairs or struggle bending their knees
  • Rack and pinion drive stairlift uses this secure rail structure and drive system
  • Remote control similar to a TV remote for sending or calling stairlift up or down
  • Safety cut-out sensors on footrest and carriage stop the stair lift for obstructions
  • Safety features to protect children and grandchildren
  • Safety Seatbelt and Handrail are fitted for added security
  • Sit or Stand Carriage is a dual purpose stairlift for multiple users
  • Smooth start/stop action by a battery operated stair lift
  • Stairlift allows easy access to the staircase
  • Stairlift Design and use without the need for twisting the body
  • Stairlift is unable to descend unexpectedly or at speed
  • Stairlift provides a smooth and stable movement up and down the stairs
  • Stand or Perch Carriage designed for people who have issues bending knees
  • Stand Stairlift those who has difficulty bending their knees
  • Swivel seat with locking catch allows user to safely enter and exit the stair lift
  • Upward and downward movement begins smoothly and slowly
  • Weather proof components designed for outdoor stairlift use