Can a Stairlift be Fitted to any Stairs?

At Alfix, we will be able to help you discover the right kind of stairlift for you. It really is as simple as measuring your stairs, and your height, to see which model will fit your staircase giving you enough room to be comfortable.

Make no mistake, there are stairlifts for narrow stairs, curved or straight flights of stairs and they all come with a host of options. This is something that is going to make your mobility much better and make your life ultimately, easier.

Can stairlifts go around corners?

If you have a curved staircase and are concerned about this being an issue – panic not, yes they can!

You’ll be able to get stairlifts for all types of stairs like straight stairs, curved stairs with bends and indeed multiple bends, narrow stairs, even spiral stairs! There is plenty of flexibility available.

Does a stairlift have to be fitted to a wall?

No, stairlifts aren’t actually fitted to the wall, this is a common misconception. All stairlifts are fixed to the steps, so there is no need to worry about load bearing walls or damage to decoration.

Can a stairlift be installed in a listed building?

It is fine to fit a stairlift to a listed building but it varies based on the classification of listing. We can provide a suitable guidance by discussing individual cases so just give us a call.

Are there stairlifts for narrow stairs?

A Stairlift will often be fitted to a staircase 600mm wide, this may vary depending on client dimensions. For example, a comfortable seating position so your knees clear the banisters when you’re sat on the stairlift – so it varied what you may consider narrow.

No matter your requirements, we at Alfix Stairlifts will go above and beyond to design and build a stairlift to suit your needs. Whether you require a brand new straight stairlift or a reconditioned model for a curved staircase, you needn’t look further than us for a highly professional service. For more information about our range of stairlifts or to discuss your requirements with us, please don’t hesitate to get in touch today.