Stair Lift Landing Page
All Star Medical Hermitage can serve the Nashville community with its convenient locations in Hermitage on Central Pike and Franklin Tennessee just off of Cool Springs Blvd.
We offer free home assessments where we can quote you on the spot and in most cases have you installed the next day. We will show you all the options so you feel comfortable when deciding on which stair lift works best for you.
All Star Medical is locally owned and operated. The individuals you deal with are more than likely the owners of the company. We want you to feel like you can call us and get the answers you need.
If you are dealing with a short term illness or having a surgery causing you to have difficulty using the stairs All Star Medical offers short and long term rentals for stair lifts.
Stair Lifts (Did you know)
- The cost of a straight stair lift is less than 1 month in an assisted living or independent living facility.
- They are easy to install. Stair lifts mount on the stairs and only require an average of 16 screws.
- We rent stair lifts for short term use (3 & 5 month rentals available)
- Stair lifts plug into a regular wall outlet ( no special work needed)
- They make stair lifts for outdoor use (weatherproof)
- They have a key lock so you can lock the lift (great for grandkids)
- They make perch lifts (the seat is the height of a bar stool) in case someone cannot make a seated 90 degree angle
Do I need a stair lift?
Most people that require a stair lift have difficulty getting up or down stairs. Is your bedroom upstairs? Do you have your laundry room in the basement or garage? These are some of the issues to think about when deciding on a stair lift. All Star Medical will come out for free and help you make an educated decision of what stair lift will work for you.
What type of stair lift will work in my home?
There are two main types of rail systems for stair lifts, straight and curved. If you have a platform or 90 degree turn in your steps then you might need a curve. If it’s a straight set of stairs then a standard stair lift will work. These stair lift are also available in outdoor units as well.
How does a stair lift fit on my stairs?
This is one of the biggest misconceptions about stair lifts. Stair lifts are mounted on the staircase, not the wall. You typically have around four brackets that mount to your stairs.
What’s the cost of a stair lift?
A straight lift under 16 foot depending on the brand is around $3,000.00 to $5,000.00. A Curve stair lift can be anywhere from $11,000.00-$20,0000.00. Most people decide to install two straight stair lifts instead of one curve due to the cost.
Does All Star Medical rent stair lifts?
All Star Medical does have a rental program for stair lifts. Click here for more information on that.
What type of seats are available on a stair lift?
Some of the manufacturers make a wide seat and they also have a Heavy Duty model. The standard weight for most Stair Lifts are 300 LBS, then they go to 350 LBS to 600 LBS. There is also a Perch seat available for someone who can’t completely sit all the way down.