Acorn Stairlifts New Zealand Blog

Stay up to date with the latest stairlift news, lifestyle tips and health advice.
Quality Service from the Start

Quality Service from the Start

From the outset, Acorn Stairlifts tries to provide the most satisfactory possible service. It's no different with our stairlifts, from conception to completion. Every step of the way, we ensure that our world-class stairlifts are made with the finest quality and accuracy. We are so confident in the quality of our product that we make it ourselves.  

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Avoid Moving and Stay in the Home You Love

Avoid Moving and Stay in the Home You Love

Home is where everything is, family dinners, loved ones, and memories. You've probably spent years there and made a lot of pleasant memories. You've always had the constant, your home, no matter what life throws at you. It can be daunting to consider how this may impact your family life as you grow older. If your accessibility or usability across your house has decreased, you should still be able to move about without concern.  

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Guide to Purchasing: What to Look for When Buying a New Stairlift

Guide to Purchasing: What to Look for When Buying a New Stairlift

It can be challenging to choose the right stairlift for yourself or a loved one. Fortunately, we're here to help remove some of the uncertainty from the equation. If you need assistance climbing the stairs or are scared of slipping, a stairlift could be the best option for you that may change your life. Installing a stairlift in your residence can be highly beneficial; you need to be mindful of some of the best features to search for in choosing the most suitable one for you.

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Home Assistive Aids: Changing the Stigma

Home Assistive Aids: Changing the Stigma

Assistive aids used in the household can be very beneficial to those impacted by a loss of mobility. Sadly, with the use of some assistive devices, there can be negative stereotypes surrounding them. But thankfully, there are ways to transform the stigma associated with accessibility deceives; it begins at home.   

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The Balancing Act

The Balancing Act

Preserving a sense of balance is imperative in life. Anything you do can be balanced, whether it's how you eat or how much time you spend performing errands. Similarly, the balance and security you depend on to stay safe at home are crucial. Maintaining or enhancing your stability will help you from stumbling and getting hurt.

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Stairlift Installation 101

Stairlift Installation 101

Adding a stairlift to your home can change the way you think about mobility in your home. Once our lovely team members have surveyed your home, you can get ready and excited for your installation. Here is what you might expect from the installation of your new stairlift.  

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A Guide to Staying Safe at Home

A Guide to Staying Safe at Home

We've spent a fair amount of time in our homes during this pandemic. Although remaining at home has helped to slow the spread of COVID-19, the risk of household accidents has increased. This guide will walk you through a few easy steps to keep you safe and secure for several years to come. 

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The History of Stairlift Revealed

The History of Stairlift Revealed

 It may surprise you to learn that stairlifts can be dated all the way back to the 16th century. This blog takes a look at the history of stairlifts in the home, who invented them, and how they have evolved over time.

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