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More people are living to be over 65 years old with each year. The reason for this is developments in healthcare and generally living healthier lifestyles, however there are conditions that can lower this quality of living.

Arthritis is an ailment that mainly affects the elderly as they are more vulnerable to it with aged joints. As the population of elderly people increases there will be higher numbers of people with this condition and living with its effects, which are due to get worse as the climate of our world changes with global warming.

England has always had more rain than other countries, but it is now predicted that throughout the English summer months we will be getting more rain than in years gone by due to climate change. The rain and damp aggravate arthritis to the point where some people are constantly in pain.

This year will only be made more uncomfortable for those who live in old Victorian houses. The reason for this is that these houses were all built with signature steep staircases, and so can be difficult for many people to use. This is true most of all for those who are living with arthritis or a similar condition.

In order to deal with these conditions and the altering weather that is expected to worsen them, many people are fitting stairlifts in their houses. A stairlift means that people who can't climb stairs now won't have to, and can be seated as they glide up them.

One of the best places to buy stairlifts from is Oakland Stairlifts, as they offer all of their customers a survey that will present every stairlift answer open to them. The business' aftercare assistance is also unrivalled, providing a 24 hour call out service that will come and repair and service stairlifts whatever the time.

Having a stairlift is significant to many people as it provides them with a sense of freedom that they wouldn't have been able to gain without it. This will also aid the families of the elderly as they won't feel like carers when visiting aging family members.

Straight Stair Type

Below are a few common
straight stair types:

Straight

Straight 90 Fan Turn

Straight 90 Flat with stap

If one of these resemble your stairs then a straight stairlift is the one for you.

If not, click here to see more typical stair configurations.

For any questions or if you like to receive a free quotation please call us on:
0800 195 9790
or email:
info@oaklandstairlifts.co.uk