Category: News

Stannah Celebrated 150 years in 2017

A Year to Remember: Stannah’s Best of 2017

Written by Stannah on 5:38 am

2017 was a memorable year for Stannah. Not only did we mark our 150th anniversary, we also celebrated 25 years of Stannah stairlifts in the US. But, it wasn’t just a year for remembering the past; we also opened our very first direct sales office in Canada, now proudly serving customers throughout the Greater Toronto […]

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Stannah brothers receive MBE

Brothers Brian & Alan Stannah receive MBE from HRH The Prince of Wales

Written by Stannah on 6:48 am

Brothers Brian and Alan Stannah received their MBEs for services to British Manufacturing on the 23rd of November, from none other than His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales. The ceremony was held at Buckingham Palace in the city of London, and the entire Stannah family could not be prouder of this tremendous honour.   […]

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A Potted History of Stannah: 150 years

Written by Stannah on 11:47 am

By now, you might have heard that the Stannah family business was founded in London by Joseph Stannah in 1867. However, few people know the interesting story of just how Stannah has grown and changed in the 150 years since its inception. Join us as we take a look back and celebrate 150 years together! […]

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Improving Bathroom Safety for Seniors

Written by Stannah on 1:51 pm

With slippery surfaces and sharp corners, the bathroom could potentially be the most dangerous room in the home of a senior. Without proper attention to bath safety, your elderly loved one may have increased risk for a potentially serious fall. Fortunately, there are ways to implement bath safety and prevent these issues. Active Forever has […]

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Stannah Stairlifts Continues to Offer an Affordable Alternative to Residential Elevators

As the Desire to Age at Home Increases, Stannah Stairlifts Continues to Offer an Affordable Alternative to Residential Elevators

Written by Stannah on 2:51 am

Americans have become increasingly determined to age in place. As the population grows older, there’s a concerted effort to ward off moving to an assisted living facility. The installation of residential elevators in single-family homes has emerged as a popular option, particularly in pop culture. Recently, the Boston Globe printed an article highlighting this rapidly […]

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Stannah endorsed by Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists

Written by Stannah on 12:30 am

Stannah is proud to announce that our stairlifts have been endorsed by the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists – the only stairlifts to be recognized in this way. CAOT believes that occupational therapy services offered within home care services effectively promote health and prevent injury with individuals and families by reducing barriers and encouraging participation […]

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Stannah stairlift installation

A Pair of Impressive West Coast Installations

Written by Stannah on 12:20 pm

While much of the country was buried with snow during the early months of 2015, Stannah’s dealers on the west coast were busy taking on some pretty impressive installations. In San Francisco, ACME Home Elevator completed a three level spiral installation. This allowed the user, who wanted to enjoy her all three floors, the opportunity to […]

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Sadler stairlift

The Sadler: A New Stand-up Model

Written by Stannah on 12:19 pm

In October, Stannah launched a new stand-up model, the Sadler, designed for people with back pain or who have trouble bending their knees. The Sadler can be installed on most indoor staircases, but is especially good at navigating narrow staircases with tight turns. With a tilting seat to help the user get in and out, […]

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