Lift Chair Recliners
If you have problems standing up, or a disability, a lift chair can help improve the quality of your life. More independence can be achieved with the help of the chair. Sitting for long periods of time can lead to stiff muscles, and even blood clots in your legs, and the recliner chair will make getting up much easier.Lift chair recliners are not limited to recliners. Straight backs are features of several models (non reclining). Comfort and convenience can also be part of a lift chair recliner though. If you have swollen ankles, it is simple to eleveate your feet for example.
Selecting the ideal one
Your weight and height are among the most important things to consider when choosing a lift chair. A tall person will need a chair with a different seat height than a shorter person. People of a heavier weight will require a chair with extra support support and possibly more power.We advise a lift chair with a recliners over a standard lift chair, especially should you just want to relax more in your chair, or need to elevate your feet. Instead of spending time lying in bed alone, a lift chair can allow you to spend more time in the living room or family room with your family if you need to lean back in that type of position. What you may find is a recliner is more comfortable than a straight chair, as well. Massaging and heating are some of the special features a lift chair may come with. If you have a type of health problem, such as a bad back, these type of features will be incredibly important to help with those disabilities. They will cost extra, but are more than often made worthwhile with these extra functions.Think about your comfort when seleting a lift chair. This needs to be a primary concern, since much of your time will be spent in this chair. Exceptional lumbar support is often a secondary option to look out for.Finding a chair that fits your current décor should not be a problem, as they come in a wide assortment of colours and styles. Strangely enough, most manufacturers dont make the chairs in vinyl or leather, but are available in a variety of different material, so you should be able to find one you like.
You also need to consider the cost, as a lift chair recliners can be pricey. Expect to spend around $600 – $1500 on a decent model. It will be an excellent investment though, as it will bring convenience and comfort to your life.Should you need a lift chair for medical reasons, you medical aid, or insurance company may pay for it. Contact your medical aid provider, or insurance company to find out.
Recommended model – Pride Mobility Heritage Line GL-58, 2-Position
If you are in the market for a more affordable model, then this one may be worth a look. The Pride Mobility GL-58 offers performance, comfort and style, all at a stunning value. The 2-Position GL-58 lift chair contains a seat that is 20″ W x 20″ D, with a 20″ floor to seat height. This lift chair is available in 48 amazing upholstery options, 15 of which are at no additional cost. If you are looking for a basic affordable chair, then this one should tick all the boxes. It comes as standard with the following features.
- Formerly part of the Gentle Line.
- Seating area is 20″ wide x 20″ deep.
- Standard arm and head covers.
- Available with massage and heat.
Recommended model – Pride Heritage Heritage Line GL-358 3-Position
The Pride Mobility GL-358 3-position lift chair offers a great chair at a very affordable price. The Heritage Line chairs are available with a full list of standard features like a heavy-duty motor and actuator, an integrated battery back-up, and an incredibly durable frame. They are also available with massage and heat , and have 48 great upholstery choices to choose from.
The Heritage Lift Line 3 position chair is available in four different sizes:
- GL-358PW Petite Wide (24″ x 19″ seat size) for users 5′3″ and under.
- GL-358S Small (18″ x 18″ seat size) for users 5′3″ and under.
- GL-358M Medium (20″ x 20″ seat size) for users 5′4″ to 6′0″.
- GL-358L Large (22″ x 22″ size size) for users 5′9″ to 6′2″.
And it comes with the following features:
- Formerly part of the Gentle Line.
- Four different sizes, from Petite to Large.
- Smooth and quiet lift system.
- Solid hardwood frame includes reinforced corners.
Recommended model – Golden Technologies Heavy Duty PR-502 Independent Position
With triple motors, a 700 pound weight capacity, and 33″ of comfortable space between the arms, the PR-502 chair from Golden Technologies is the highest weight capacity lift chair available. In addition, the triple motors allow for separate operation of the back and footrest for complete flexibility in achieving a virtually infinite number of comfortable positions. The cushions contain high-density foam for durability, and the seating cushion is reversible. It comes with the following features:
- SofTouch Stain Defense protection to prevent damage to Fabrics
- Unparalleled lumbar support
- Seam back is hand stuffed
- Easy two button control
- Reclines to a “Full Napper” position, but not a full flat recline