Chair Lifts for Home Stairs Stairlifts for straight and curved stairs
Which Stannah Stairlift will give you access back to your home? Browse our styles and options to find out what you need.
You might not know what you need in a stairlift yet. If that’s the case, we’re here to help. Explore your options of stairlifts here on the website, and if you still have questions, give us a call to get personalised advice.
A compact stairlift does a lot more than give you back your freedom of movement
It gives you back the independence you thought you’d lost. Just knowing you can get about in your own house in comfort and complete safety is a weight off your mind. And not just yours, your friends and family’s too. They can rest easy, safe in the knowledge you’re safe on your stairs.
A Stannah stairlift is carefully built by people who want to make your life better, to meet your wants and needs. Your electric stairlift molds to fit you, so that you can feel your best getting around. It’s the little things that make a big difference to your comfort, and we spend time getting to know you and your needs before we even consider giving you advice about the perfect stairlift for you. Whether you’re feeling the effects of aging, and painful joints are making your stairs an obstacle, or you have reduced mobility in your lower body, we can help you feel at home again.
A stairlift means:
Safety: knowing you won’t fall on your way up or down the stairs
Security: giving your loved ones peace of mind, knowing that you are safe
Comfort: being able to feel at home again in your own house
Independence: the freedom to do more than you thought you could
Join the over 750,000 people worldwide who have got their homes and lives back when they’ve bought a Stannah compact stairlift. Give us a call to see how we can make your life easier.
Improve your quality of life
Find out exactly how a stairlift can make your life better.
Do you need help climbing the stairs?
Get your independence back with a Stairlift
Give your loved ones their independence back too. You’re both putting yourselves in danger on the stairs, when there’s a much safer option.
Are you at risk of injuring yourself?
Avoid falling and injuring yourself with a Stairlift
Once we get to a certain age our bodies start to take longer to recover from injuries. A small injury now could cause you pain for years to come.
Does climbing the stairs hurt your knees?
Save your knees for more important things with a Stairlift
With a stairlift you can take away the pain of climbing the stairs and stop avoiding your staircase. The worry of falling is completely taken away.
Stairlift dimensions: How much space do I need to install a stairlift?
The width of our stairlifts varies from 64 to 77 cm (with the chair unfolded), depending on the model. You will not have any space issues with a Stannah stairlift – a stairlift with a folded seat doesn’t take up more than 30 cm on the stairs.
Can I install a stairlift regardless of the staircase's width?
Yes. Most staircases are wide enough to install a stairlift. Our technicians will identify the best place to park the stairlift, so it doesn’t get in the way of people who prefer to use stairs.
Can I install a stairlift by myself?
A stairlift is a piece of mobility equipment. So unless you are a technician trained to install Stannah stairlifts, you should not install them yourself.
How long does it take to install a stairlift?
Five hours – that is the average installation time of a stairlift. All the necessary work is done quickly, efficiently and without damaging your stairs.
Can stairlifts be installed on curved, narrow stairs?
Yes. At Stannah, we have a wide range of solutions that it’s almost impossible not to find the perfect stairlift for your narrow curved stairs.
Are there stairlifts for spiral staircases?
Yes. Stannah’s wide range of compact stairlift models includes custom-made solutions, so we can install a stairlift on the narrowest spiral staircase.
Can I buy a stairlift second-hand?
It’s tempting to buy a second-hand stairlift. However, you must remember that a used stairlift is made-to-measure to fit your staircase’s length, angle and space between steps. Above all, you need to check the engine’s condition. Stannah doesn’t currently sell used stairlifts in Malta, but we’re here to help you choose the best stairlift to fit your needs and your budget.
How much does a chair lift cost?
The price of a stairlift depends on the shape of the staircase but also on the needs of the user. At Stannah, we offer you a free stair survey to find the best stairlift for your mobility needs. We also offer you a free, no-obligation quote and let you know what tax benefits and financing options are available to you.
How much does it cost to install a stairlift?
Absolutely nothing. The cost of installing a Stannah stairlift is included in the final quote. Installing a stairlift doesn’t involve any building work, and you won’t need special permits, so there are no additional costs.
Do I have to buy the stairlift if I request a quote?
No. If you ask us for a free quote, we’ll come and visit you in your home to understand your wants and needs and evaluate your stairs. After that, we can give you a free, all-inclusive quote for the stairlift that best fits your needs and your home.
Are there any discounts or tax incentives for purchasing stairlifts?
Yes. Stairlifts are a piece of mobility equipment designed to help you overcome architectural barriers. So people with a proven degree of reduced mobility can benefit from subsidies or tax incentives. Our mobility experts are happy to help you understand what incentives are available to you.
Who can use a stairlift?
Stairlifts are the perfect solution for elderly that find it difficult to go up and down the stairs, people with reduced mobility or who have undergone surgery and are recovering from it. With the help of a stairlift, people can use the stairs without risking falling.
Can I rent a stairlift?
Yes. Renting a stairlift is a good solution to temporary mobility issues or if you are unsure whether you will stay in the house you are currently living in for a long time. However, at the moment, Stannah doesn’t offer a rental option in Malta. Nonetheless, our mobility experts are happy to help you understand what is the best stairlift to fit your mobility needs and your budget.
How does the Stannah stairlift warranty work?
Stannah stairlifts come with a 2-year warranty and efficient call-out service to ensure we’re there for you whenever you need us.