VAT Exemption Available
The 1000 combines comfort with durability and a compact design to offer an exciting stairlift solution. The slimline track and hidden rack, provide one of the leanest tracks on the market, providing minimum intrusion onto the staircase. The 1000 also offers a superbly comfortable seat and has impressive weight limit of upto 31.5 Stone. The Handicare 1000 is suitable for most straight staircases.
The 1000 features the following as standard:
Manual Swivel Seat
The seat can be swivelled via a handle beneath the seat in order to mount or dismount the stairlift safely. (Powered Option Available)
The footplate is lifted or lowered by hand by the user. (Powered Option Available)
Multiple Charge Points
The batteries can be charged from either of 2 charge points, built into the track, these are usually fitted at either end of the track, so the lift can charge whilst not in use.
The stairlift can only be used once activated via a key, this means that the lift can be deactivated for security or to prevent unsupervised use.
Fitted to both the footplate and powerpack, these sensors will stop the lift in the case of obstruction or obstacle, and allow the user to return, away from the obstruction.
Retractable Seat Belt
For additional safety and peace of mind, this retractable lap belt will secure the user in place on the lift.
- Weight Limit: 21.5 Stone (Upto 31.5 Stone Available)
- Guarantee: 12 Months
- Compatible with Hinged Tracks
The following optional extras are available for the 1000 for an additional charge:
Powered Swivel Seat
The seat can be swivelled via controller, once the lift has stopped, improving ease of use in order to mount or dismount the stairlift safely.
This footplate can be operated via controls on either the arm or seat, so that the user does not have to operate the mechanism themselves.
Manual Hinged Track:
a specially adapted track allowing the ends to fold out of the way, when not in use, removing any obstructions to doorways. With a manual hinge, the user will need to lift or lower the hinge themselves. (Please Note: This option reduces the weight limit to 21.5 Stone).
Powered Hinged Track:
a specially adapted track allowing the ends to fold out of the way, when not in use, removing any obstructions to doorways. With a powered hinge, the track will be lifted or lowered via the stairlift’s toggle control. (Please Note: This option reduces the weight limit to 21.5 Stone).
Velcro Seat Belt
For additional safety and peace of mind, this easy-to-use velcroable lap belt will secure the user in place on the lift.
This specialist seat allows the user to be transported in a semi-standing position, making it ideal for users with chronic hip or knee problems, which may make sitting painful.
Heavy Duty Upgrade
This modification introduces a wider seat and utilises more durable components to increase the weight limit significantly. (Upto 31.5 Stone)
The 1000 is available with Handicare’s fully upholstered “Smart Seat”, covered with a wipeable, flame retardant fabric, in a choice of 6 colours; (Sand, Slate, Cocoa, Jade, Sapphire or Ruby).
If you wish to enquire about one of our Stairlifts, then do not hesitate to contact us on 01978 351926 or use our Contact Us page. From there we will arrange for one of our dedicated engineers to perform a free-of-charge, no obligation Stairlift Survey, measuring your Staircase and discussing suitable options with you. We do not employ salespeople, only engineers and they do not work on commission, so we can offer the best possible advice to suit your needs. We will then be able to provide you with a written quote for the discussed options.
From their, if you choose to go ahead with the lift, we will then take a deposit, and arrange an installation as soon as possible (this can be within a few days for in-stock straight stairlifts to a few weeks for bespoke curved lifts).
This product is guaranteed for 12 months, parts & labour from date of purchase. It is covered for any defects or faults within the defined period.
Unfortunately guarantees do not cover accidental damage, product misuse or any callouts resulting from an electrical item being switched off.
Making a Claim
In order to make a claim against your guarantee, for online customers we would recommend they contact us via our usual methods, to discuss the fault and arrange any repairs or replacements.
For In-Store customers, we would advise you to either contact us as above, or to call into one of our showrooms (with the item if possible), the item will then be repaired free-of-charge in our workshop. However if you would like the repair carried out at your home or for it to be collected by DSL, then additional fees will apply, parts and labour will still be free-of-charge.
For larger, non-portable items, are exempt from this charge, and we are able to repair them under guarantee on-site.
Exempted products include; R&R Chairs, Stairlifts, Beds, Hoists and larger Mobility Scooters or Powerchairs.
Even outside the guarantee period, we would be happy to repair your mobility item (no-matter, where you originally bought it). These repairs can be carried out in our workshop or at your home (at an additional charge). Please contact us for more information.
If you would like an item serviced by our workshop team; this can easily be arranged in-store or via our regular contact methods. Should we discover any faults that will require additional parts or labour charges, will always contact you first, before to discuss possible options.
This product is eligible for one of our coverplan options once it’s guarantee expires.
The stairlift will be fully serviced every 12 months. (From £50 per Year)
The stairlift will be covered for parts and labour from any callouts during office hours and includes a full service every 12 months. (From £195 per Year)
The stairlift will be covered for parts and labour from any callouts, including those outside office hours and includes a full service every 12 months. (From £245 per Year)
The stairlift will be covered for parts and labour from any callouts including those outside office hours and includes a full service every 12 months, the Platinum plan lasts 3 years and only available to straight stairlifts leaving guarantee. (From £590 per 3 Year Period)
This product is exempt from VAT if you are chronically sick or disabled, under the VAT act of 1994.
DSL Mobility will take care of all VAT elements, you do not have to reclaim the VAT. You only pay the price excluding VAT, providing you sign the exemption box at the checkout.