Love life with a homelift
Mini Homelifts, a stylish and elegant solution for your home
WHAT KIND OF LIFT ARE YOU LOOKING FOR?
STAY IN THE HOME YOU LOVE WITH A HOMELIFT
When the stairs become a problem we tend to consider moving home before ever thinking of the option of having a home lift installed . The home lift industry has seen a significant amount of innovation and the cost and options available to us are wider than ever before . As more and more of us decide to age at home and adapt our homes for safer and independent living , having a home lift installed in the home has become a real option for Ireland’s seniors.
These home lifts are small , discreet and extremely effective in a residential environment. These lifts are ideal for moving two people simultaneously, or one comfortably seated, between two floors.
The glass cabin provides a pleasant feeling of spaciousness and the interior details, such as the handrail, the presence lighting, the touch panel and the folding seat, were specially designed for user comfort.
3 steps to safer and more independent living in your own home
The Process to adapting your home for safer and independent living is straight forward and while grants are available for some of the products and services, they are means tested and can take time to be approved. You can check your eligibility for you grant here
EVALUATION & DESIGN
Est. Turnaround: 2 days – 1 week
The Ageing in Place Ireland team can arrange for proper evaluation and cost assessment to be carried out depending on your requirements . The process of receiving your product or service evaluation is entirely FREE and without obligation . We recommend that you speak to our ageing in place product specialist first to gauge the home modification options and budget costs.
Est. Turnaround: Your Decision
Depending on an individuals circumstances private funding your ageing in place home adaptation is the quickest way of having the works completed quickly . While some minor home modifications are not expensive , some more substantial home modifications can be costly . Click here to see private funding options.
Est. Turnaround: 3 – 9 months
There are a range of Ageing in place , home adaptation and mobility aid grants available on a means tested basis . The grant application process can take up to 9 months for approval and in all cases NO works can be carried out until approval is granted. You can check you eligibility for a grant here , or contact us and we can assist you with the process.
Est. Turnaround: 2 – 6 weeks
Some of the products associated with home adaptation contain purpose built elements such as curved stair lifts , home elevators and bathroom products . Once all components are confirmed we advice you to place your order in good time.
Most works related to the category can be done in a day or two . However some of the more substantial works can involve different trades and can therefore take longer to finish . In all cases you should schedule the works in advance and agree these with your contractor .
Once your works have been completed you will be given emergency contact numbers , products guarantees and a vat invoice . Please note as this product category is vat exempt you are entitled to reclaim all vat related to the works .
HOW MUCH DO DOMESTIC HOME LIFTS COST IN IRELAND
Domestic home elevators have become very popular amongst Irish seniors who have decided to adapt versus sell the family home. The home elevator product category has seen a significant amount of innovation over the last number of years and the cost of having a home lift installed has fallen dramatically with prices starting from €16,000.
When considering the cost of a homelift it is important to factor in the complexity of the installation, the amount of building and enabling works that will need to be done and then the choice of lift to be installed.
When assessing your choices for how you will deal with the stairs in your home you should consider these 3 points :
- The cost of installing a curved stair is approx €7000
- Some people will consider moving to a single story dwelling as the perceive the cost of an home lift to be too expensive
- There are a range of finance options that should be considered.
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FEATURES AND BENEFITS OF HAVING A HOME LIFT INSTALLED IN YOUR HOME
A Home Lift can be installed almost anywhere in the home as it has a compact footprint and innovative drive mechanism . This means that a domestic lifts have are designed to fit into spaces that you may not have considered suitable for a home lift. In most cases these lifts can be installed with a minimum of building work . Some of the other benefits of a home lift include :
- Typical installation in 1 day
- Smooth and quite when operating
- Small footprint
- Low energy consumption
- Self contained mechanical drive system
- Allows You enjoy all aspects of your home