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There are many sizes and shapes of staircases. Some are designed with 'fans' of steps either at the top of the bottom too. Despite the wide variety of setups, it's usually possible to install a transfer platform, construct 'infill boxes' or use two straight stairlifts to get around any problems.

Several elements will determine the price of a stairlift. A person's personal requirements, the design of a staircase and the elements which surround a staircase can all see one quote being very different to another.

Most stairlifts on the market today are battery powered. As a result, the equipment will continue to function even when a property has no power.