Author - Alexander Fox

Reasons Why A Stairlift Extended Warranty Package Is Essential

Stairlifts are complex pieces of equipment that have many moving parts and undergo a lot of use day-to-day, therefore it is advisable that you undergo a regular servicing once every year to check that your lift is functioning correctly and that there are no major breakdown faults about to occur. At Affordable Mobility, we have been providing quality Stannah stairlifts to clients across Lancashire for a considerable amount of time. Our staff and engineers have all spent varying lengths [...]

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Physical Training For Those With Low Mobility: Part 2 – Cardio

Last month we blogged about the importance of physical activity in terms of the mental and bodily benefits it brings regardless of your physical condition. We also demonstrated that physical activity is completely feasible even for those with lower mobility through a handful of chair-based strength exercises designed to maintain a healthy muscle mass. Having covered a good selection of resistance based tips and tricks in April, part 2 will see us look at a selection of cardiovascular-based exercises. [...]

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Physical Training For Those With Low Mobility: Part 1

Our bodies are extremely responsive to external stimuli whether this is growing stronger as a result of regular physical exercise, or even functioning more healthily due to eating a balanced diet. Above all, even the slightest form of physical activity has been proven to prolong life, as well as have a tremendous effect on mental wellbeing, reduce stress and provide focus. The best part of all is that these fantastic benefits are available to all including individuals with physical [...]

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Top 10 Tips – Staying Healthy in Old Age

Top 10 Tips on Staying Healthy in Old Age – Presented by Affordable Mobility Although we may want things to be different, one thing that is inevitable in life is the ageing process. Although we cannot stop the ageing process, there are steps that we can take to promote our physical and mental wellbeing. With people living longer, it is also becoming more and more important to maintain mental and physical health. There is equipment available (such as installing a [...]

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Stairlifts Barrow-in-Furness

Choosing Your Stairlift in Barrow-in-Furness – Discussed by Affordable Mobility Choosing a stairlift is seen by some to be a complicated process. With the range of stairlifts that are available as well as your own individual requirements – you may feel slightly confused or put-off by the process of going out and purchasing a stairlift for your home. Coupled with the fact that you are most likely struggling to climb your staircase then this can make the situation even more [...]

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Stairlifts Lancaster

How Installing a Stairlift Can Change Your Life – Discussed by Affordable Mobility     A stairlift is one of the most highly recommended solutions to install in your home if you are having difficulty accessing the upper levels of your property. When this occurs, you likely may have concerns about being able to access the entirety of your property and you may be wondering about the options that you have available to you when this occurs.   At Affordable Mobility, we have helped [...]

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Top 5 Accessible Attractions in the UK

Meet the Top 5 Accessible Destinations Leading the Way in Accessible Tourism!   With one in 5 people in the UK living with a disability or health condition, it’s becoming more and more important for accessible destinations to exist in the UK. Luckily, there are many venues and event areas that are paving the way for accessible destinations to be the norm across the country. The tourism industry is a massive part of the economy – contributing over 66 billion pounds [...]

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Stairlifts Colne

Stairlifts – Your Questions Answered by Affordable Mobility It is a fact that stairlifts are an innovative and ideal solution if you are finding it difficult to climb your stairs. Although this is a well-known fact, you may have a number of questions around choosing your new stairlift or the types of stairlifts that are available. We have compiled frequently asked questions around stairlifts in this article to help you find the answers to questions that you may have around [...]

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Stairlifts Knutsford

Choices When You Cannot Access the Stairs Discussed by Affordable Mobility If you are finding it difficult or unsafe to climb your staircase then you may be thinking about all of the options that are available to you. We understand that it can be very frustrating when you cannot climb your staircase and this can lead to a sense of a lack of independence. Affordable Mobility has offered a wide range of mobility aids and stairlifts for many years and are [...]

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Stairlifts of the Future

Stairlifts of the Future Discussed by Affordable Mobility We have previously discussed the history of the stairlift from the initial invention of the stairlift right up to the modern day but what does the future hold for stairlifts? With the rise of the ‘smart home,’ it’s only natural to consider how stairlifts might change in the future. We took a look at some of the latest home design trends and came up with some suggestions as to how this may [...]

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