When you decide to retire in your own home, you need to consider making your home senior-friendly. If you have stairs in your home, a stairlift may need to be a consideration in order to access your stairs with ease.
A big problem that one may face in the years to come is not being able to utilize the stairs in your own home. Installing a stairlift can assist to access your stairs with ease. With a stairlift you can still enjoy going up and down stairs in your own home without feeling any anxiety and the stairlift will ensure that you get there safely.
When you finally decide to purchase a stairlift the next decision is choosing which one to buy. There are several brands of stairlifts on the market today and they are available for indoor and outdoor use. Acorn Stairlifts are very popular and with the Acorn name comes quality. What makes Acorn so special here in South Africa is that they have a local branch right here and can see to your stairlift needs wherever in SA you are situated. With Acorn having a branch in South Africa it means that their stairlifts are on hand and always have access to parts for aftersales needs. If you need a stairlift quickly, Acorn is the right choice for you.
When Acorn designed their stairlifts, they kept safety in mind because there are many extra-added safety features; such as safety edges that are pressure sensitive and will not allow the chair to hit any obstructions or objects on the stairway. The limit sensor makes sure that when the chair stops, that it does so in the correct place. Another excellent feature is the mechanical electronic brake system; this will eliminate the possibility of an accidental descent.
Acorn Stairlifts also complies with local legislation for stairlift installations. Each installation is installed according to SANS and is duly inspected thereafter by an independent lift inspector.
It is up to you to decide which stairlift you will choose for your home but Acorn is one of the safest quality stairlifts that is sold. Stairlifts are a necessary piece of equipment for elderly or disabled people who have steps in their homes. Most importantly, Stairlifts give back the feeling of independence and freedom.