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What Can Stairway Lift Chairs Do for Your Home Mobility Needs?

Written by admin on October 29, 2013. Posted in Elevator residential, Stair elevators, Stairway lift chairs

Chair lifts for stairs

After the Americans With Disabilities Act of 1990 was passed into law, ramps started popping up in public places. Wherever there was a staircase at the entryway of a building, there was now a ramp right alongside it in order to better accommodate though in wheelchairs, scooter, strollers or other wheeled objects. Progress had been made.

Unfortunately, it was not that simple when it came to in-home accessibility. Regular homes may have had ramps out front, but the elevation change between levels inside was far too great to tackle with that same technology. This is how the modern innovation of stairway lift chairs came about.

These chair lifts are basic mechanical machines that allow those with limited mobility to easily ascend and descend the staircases in their home with the simple push of a button. A