What is DC Power and what has it got to do with stairlifts?
Stairlift Glossary of Terms
Acorn Stairlifts are specifically designed to be a safer solution to using your stairs, this page aims to define those stairlift terms.
The Acorn 130 and 180 have digital displays - what are they for?
Further information on Acorn's braking system.
Information on how to fold your stairlift away.
What is the maximum weight an Acorn Stairlift can carry?
What is the key for on the stairlift?
Why is this term used in regard to stairlifts?
What is an overspeed governor?
Easy to use paddle controls make using our stairlift a doddle, find out how.
What is it and why is it used on a stairlift?
What do they have to do with stairlift design?
Why have smooth start and stop on a stairlift?
What is this essential feature?
What does this mean?
If you have any other questions and would like to get in touch, please call us toll free on 888-211-1245.
In the News
Acorn’s two West Yorkshire factories were visited yesterday by important guests from the Marie Curie charity.
Happy April Fools' Day from Acorn Stairlifts. Also called 'All Fools' Day,' this day has been celebrated by many different cultures for centuries.
It is a medical reality we hate to admit. As we age, the risk of osteoporosis increases.
Four years after the first set of baby boomers hit the retirement age of 65, this segment of America continues to grow at record numbers.
As the population of the United States ages, home stairlifts are becoming increasingly popular.