Category: Resources

Stairlifts for the elderly

How to make Stairs Easier for the Elderly

Written by Stannah on 13th June 2019

As we get older, we start to feel the effects of aging. Our balance decreases, which has a negative impact on our lives. Before we know it, the stairs can become a real obstacle in our home. Using the stairs could be painful, dangerous and almost impossible. Help getting upstairs or downstairs is of vital […]

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Stannah Stairlifts: Elevating Sustainability since 1867

Written by Stannah on 22nd May 2019

On World Environment Day, let’s imagine you were back in the 19th century, when most people could only buy or trade local, seasonal, organic products, usually supplied in re-used wicker bags! Or simply imagine how it was to buy products that were meant to last a lifetime, through an endless process of repair or reconditioning? […]

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Stannah Canada: 150 Years + 2!!!

Written by Stannah on 2nd April 2019

Stannah has had a rich history in Canada but the business decision to open Stannah Canada in 2017 was made with the actualization that our brand story needed to be better served. Since our inception that has been the case, we have forged a strong relationship with the Canadian Association of Retired (Rejuvenated) Persons (CARP); […]

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The Sadler: a unique stairlift for people with limited flexibility

Written by Stannah on 5th February 2019

When you need to go up and down the stairs every day, joint pain can become a real issue. And while all the stairlifts in our range can provide you with an immediate sense of relief when travelling up and down the stairs, they won’t feel as comfortable if your actual problem is sitting down […]

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When is it the right time to buy a stairlift?

Written by Stannah on 3rd December 2018

Stairs can have so many shapes and forms. They can form straight or spiral staircases, be indoors or outdoors, and you can build them for practical reasons, for the way they’ll look, or both. But what all stairs have in common is that they dictate your pacing as you walk up or down them. It’s […]

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What is a Stairlift? 40 Years of Redefining Standards

Written by Stannah on 19th November 2018

Stannah has been a proud, family-run business for 150 years. We have a strong commitment to promoting independence and breaking down barriers. With our stairlifts, our customers have a product that fills them with trust and confidence. Over 40 years ago, we added stairlifts to our product range and since then, we have helped over […]

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What benefits can a stair lift bring to you or a loved one?

Written by Stannah on 4th October 2018

A Stannah stairlift gives you back the independence you thought you’d lost. Just knowing you can get about in your own house in comfort and complete safety is a weight off your mind. And not just yours, your friends and family’s too. They can rest easy, safe in the knowledge you’re safe on your stairs. […]

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Stannah endorsed by Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists

Written by Stannah on 7th August 2018

Stannah is proud to announce that our stairlifts have been endorsed by the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists – the only stairlifts to be recognized in this way. CAOT believes that occupational therapy services offered within home care services effectively promote health and prevent injury with individuals and families by reducing barriers and encouraging participation […]

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