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Some people are hesitant about investing in a stairlift because, no matter how difficult it is to climb the stairs, they might believe their staircase is too narrow to accommodate one. Fortunately, our Acorn stairlifts are designed and installed with you and your loved ones in mind.
Our stairlift rails – made from slim but extremely strong aluminum – are designed to be as unobtrusive as possible. The rail is mounted securely to the stairs, positioned closely to the wall on either side of the staircase and occupies only a small part of the staircases’ full width, meaning other people can continue to use the stairs without fear of knocking into it or having to tread carefully to one side.
The rail is not the only design element that allows for usage of the stairs. When the stairlift is not in use, the seat, arms, and footrest can all be folded up vertically, keeping them neatly out of the way to maximize its space-saving capability. When folded up in this way, the front edge of the carriage sits about 12 inches from the wall on a straight stairlift and just an inch more on a curved staircase.
An Acorn stairlift can fit virtually every staircase. Since every staircase is different, the only way to know what type of Acorn stairlift would best suit your situation is to book a free, no-obligation home survey.
Our surveyor will not only advise on your customized solution, but will also provide a no-obligation comprehensive quote. The key thing is to not assume your stairs are too narrow and continue to struggle in pain and discomfort, when an Acorn Stairlift could instantly remove that daily strife and give your life a lift.
To arrange a free no-obligation at home survey call one of our Solutions Specialists at 1-888-211-1245.


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