Premier Stairlifts

Frequently Asked Questions


If you have a question that isn't answered here, please contact one of our friendly and experienced advisors.

arrowHow do I choose the right stairlift? Click to expand for answer.

It is very important to find the right stairlift to suit the different types of staircase and an individuals needs.  Premier Stairlift supplies a range of stairlift products as it has found that a one size fits all policy doesn’t work.  We offer to visit your home and carry out a no obligation assessment so that you can choose the right stairlift for your home.

arrowHow do stairlifts work? Click to expand for answer.

A stairlift is designed and manufactured to travel on a track that is mounted to your staircase via the steps with no wall fixings. The stairlift is operated by a joystick control mounted in the armrest or by a remote control.

arrowDo stairlifts use a lot of electricity? Click to expand for answer.

A stairlift doesn't use a lot of electricity as it is battery powered and when charging typically uses the same amount of electricity as an electrical appliance on stand by.

arrowHow do I get a quote for a stairlift? Click to expand for answer.

By calling Premier Stairlift and arranging a free no obligation home assessment or alternatively completing our on-line quotation form.

arrowHow long does it take to install a stairlift? Click to expand for answer.

A stairlift takes about 2 to 3 hours to install, with more complex curved installations taking 4 to 5 hours.

arrowCan a stairlift go around corners? Click to expand for answer.

Stairlifts can go around corners and can be fitted to most stair configurations.  A curved track is designed as a bespoke rail and can travel around corners, spirals and across landings.


If you have any additional questions then please feel free to call or email us and a member of our team will get straight to back to you.