Stairs pose a formidable challenge for elderly persons and other people with mobility issues. Stair lifts provide safe and effortless multi-level access for your home. They give mobility-challenged people a great sense of independence and allow them to move around every part of their home easily and comfortably. In addition, adding a stair lift can prevent the occurrence of falls and the hurdle of climbing stairs. Leading suppliers of accessibility equipment offer premium quality stair lifts in NYC for both residential and commercial applications. Savaria stair lifts are designed to help mobility challenged people navigate stairs easily.
Savaria – Top Models
Savaria stair lift models come with user-friendly features to ensure utmost user safety and convenience. Let’s take look at the features of these Savaria products –
- SL-1000 – An ideal indoor accessibility solution for straight stairs in commercial buildings, SL-1000 can be installed quickly and easily without making any major structural alteration in your home. It features a standard capacity of 350 lbs along with a nominal travel speed of 20 ft/min (0.10 m/s). A constant-charge battery operation ensures that it works even during a power failure. The device can be easily folded (when not in use) to provide others easy access to the stairs. Other safety features include – over speed brake, emergency stop button, motor brake and seat swivels and locks.
- K2 – Featuring a compact and slim design, 300 lb capacity and adjustable arm width, this stair chair lift can easily blend with any home decor. The device provides smooth, safe transport over a straight flight of stairs and can be installed directly on either side of the stairs. With several safety features including a retractable seat belt, over speed governor, obstacle sensor system, flip-up rail and seat swivel paddle, K2 can perfectly meet a wide range of comfort needs. This straight stair lift operates on a battery powered system with built-in charging option (that allows the lift to operate several times even during a power failure).
- Stair friend – This stair chair lift model is suitable for both residential and commercial applications and has a capacity of 350 lbs/160 kg. It is particularly designed to be installed on stairs that feature a change of direction, curve or spiral. It comes with footrest and carriage sensors that stop the stair lift if an obstruction is encountered on the stairway. The device is quite easy to operate with controls on the armrest as well as two included radiofrequency remote controls. Featuring a reliable rack and pinion drive system, the lift comes with a capacity of 350 lbs (160 kg) and travels at a nominal speed of 20 ft/min, through curves.