Did you know that you can rent a stairlift as well as having one installed permanently? Stairlift rental is a great solution for those needing short-term assistance in the home making it safer and more comfortable. But why rent a stairlift?

In this blog, we explain the top reasons for renting a stairlift and how you can benefit.

You have an injury

Stairlift rental is ideal for those recovering from an injury or surgery. As part of your recovery process, your doctor may suggest that you don’t exert yourself or put too much strain on your body. During this time going up and down the stairs can be difficult, but installing a stairlift temporarily can provide the support you need and make using the bathroom or going to bed a lot more comfortable.

You have an elderly relative staying

If you have an elderly relative staying with you on a short-term basis then your need to make sure that your home is safe for them. If they’re used to using a stairlift in their own home, renting one for your home will ensure that they are comfortable and safe. The change of environment may take them a little while to get used to but adding a stairlift means they can retain some of their independence and continue with their normal routine.

You’d like the trial the product

If you’re unsure whether a stairlift is the right solution for you, why not rent one temporarily? This allows you to learn more about how they work and how they improve your home before making your final decision. There’s no harm in renting a stairlift for a couple of weeks before choosing a permanent option.

At Alfix, we offer a variety of stairlift models for installation and short-term rental. If you or a member of your family needs extra support around the home, our experienced team is on hand to help you find the right solution. From straight stairlifts to curved stairlifts, we have affordable options to suit all budgets. Contact us today for more information.