Handicare Blog

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Keep updated on the latest trends and tips from experts as well as stories from homeowners who have chosen to stay at home and age in place.

How to Clean a Stairlift

Properly Cleaning Your Stairlift Chair lifts are a great mobility aid to ensure a safe climb up the stairs. But, we may forget that just...

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Aging Parents: 5 Surprising Ways a Stair Lift Can Help Them Live at Home Longer

A stairlift reduces the biggest injury hazard in your aging parent’s home at minimal cost, giving peace of mind for everyone. Maybe it’s the cozy...

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All About Arthritis

Did you know that there are more than 100 types of arthritis? Arthritis is the leading cause of disability in America with more than 50...

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Aging in Place Safely

Today, 10,000 Americans will turn 65. Tomorrow, another 10,000 will turn 65. And the day following, another. As the Baby Boomer generation ages, we will...

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Should I Buy or Rent a Stairlift?

You are thinking about having a stairlift installed. But after doing some research, you are wondering if it would be better to simply rent one?...

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Spectacular Staircases

What type of stairlift company would we be if we didn’t know where the best staircases are? I think I speak for most of my...

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Senior Exercises to Keep You on the Move

It’s no new news to anyone that exercise is important to your overall health – both mental and physical. However, as we age, we often...

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6 Questions Answered When Buying a Stairlift

The decision to go ahead and buy a stairlift is a big decision for people and often they will have spent a long time thinking...

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Fall Prevention Tips for Seniors

In the middle of winter, we are regularly alerted to the risk of falling outdoors caused by ice and snow. But did you know that...

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Handicare: 130 Years in the Making

Handicare was founded in 1986, but built on 130 years of experience. In 1886, based on the instinct of a young Dutch businessman, Jan Hamer....

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Veterans Looking for Stairlift Funding

Our Veterans gave up their right to Freedom to enforce ours. They signed on the dotted line, packed up their bags and went to fight....

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