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Take the struggle out of using the stairs
Get back to enjoying the home you love. The right stairlift can make all the difference. 9% of Canadians want to age-in-place according to a recent Angus Reid poll. But common health challenges among seniors—like arthritis, high blood pressure or failing vision—can increase the risk of falls and accidents.
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Which stairlift is right for me?
There are two main types of chair lift: straight and curved.
A straight stair lift will take you up and down a single flight of stairs that doesn't have any curves or landings. A curved stairlift is custom made for your home fit the exact shapes of your winding staircase, or one with landings or many levels.
We also offer rugged stairlifts-both curved and straight-for outdoor use.
Our trained experts will visit your home for a free consultation to help you find the best fit for your current and future needs.
What chair lift styles and options are available?
Absolutely! You can choose from multiple Handicare stairlift models, with a range of safety, space-saving, and visually appealing designs and options.
Our curved stairlifts include exclusive features to enhance ease-of-use and safety. Handicare is the only manufacturer that offers the Freecurve-the top-performing curved stairlift on the market with a unique single-tube design for a smooth, stable ride on even the most complicated winding staircase.
Across our stairlift range, we offer the best-looking seats on the market. You can choose from a wide range of colors and fabrics. We can even custom color the rail of your curved chair lift to match your home!
We offer the most comfortable and best-looking chair lift seats on the market, including a range of colors and fabrics.
How much does a stair lift cost?
For a straight stairlift, budget between $2,500 to $5,000, depending on the model and options you want.
Because a curved stairlift is custom made for your home, the average price range is higher-usually between $8,000 to $15,000.
To make stairlifts more attainable, many of our authorized dealers offer financing, rental units or used stairlifts to help you stay within your budget. They may also be able to help guide you to relevant local, state or federal funding and financing sources like Medicare and Veterans Affairs programs.
Wondering how staying in your home with a stairlift stacks up against the alternatives? The average cost of moving house is $1400 (less than 100 miles) to $5700 (more than 100 miles), according to Forbes. And according to Genworth, assisted living will run to about $48,000/year, while long-term care can cost between $89,000 and $100,000/year.
How do you make sure my curved stairlift will fit properly?
Our authorized dealers use our state-of-the-art photo measuring system to scan and pinpoint measure every dimension and curve on your staircase. It even creates an visual rendering so you can see how your stairlift will look on your stairs!
Once measuring is complete, the data is used to create computer-assisted-design (CAD) drawings at our production facility, where we use the latest technology to manufacture your chairlift to the precise measurements captured during the home visit.
Our technology creates a 3D render so you can see how your new stairlift will look in YOUR home.
Will you still be here for me after I purchase my stair lift?
Yes. We will. To start, we'll give you an industry-leading warranty on all our indoor stairlifts.
Handicare has been in the lifting business for almost 40 years. Did you know a Handicare stairlift is installed somewhere in the world every three minutes?
And we are now part of Savaria-a Canadian success story and global leader in accessibility and mobility with a worldwide reputation for reliable commercial accessibility elevators, home elevators, wheelchair lifts and stairlifts.
We're not going anywhere!
We will be here when you need us. We promise.
Speak with one of our experts for a free stairlift consultation