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Mistakes to Avoid when Buying a Power Lift Chair Recliner
If getting up and down from a sofa or chair is not as simple as it used to be for your loved one, buying a power lift chair may be the right move as they are relatively inexpensive for the benefits they provide.  There are so many options, both in stores and online, when it comes to buying mobility equipment that it can become overwhelming.

Here are five points to consider when selecting your lift chair:

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Number of Positions

The most important feature to consider. When looking at chairs, you'll see some are '2 Position', some '3 Position' and some 'Infinite Positions'.  Infinite position models have two motors to let the footrest move independent of the back portion. Those who want to sit upright, but also have the footrest up, will need this type of chair. Both '2 Position' and '3 Position' chairs require the backrest to recline to have the footrest slide out because they only have a single motor. '3 Position' chairs differ from '2 Position' types in that they allow full recline; 2 positions only recline to 45 degrees.

Fit: Just like any recliner, you want the chair to fit your body size.

This is very important because the larger the chair, the deeper the seat cushion. Choose a chair that's too big and your legs may not touch the floor when sitting straight up. Choose a model that's too small and your lower back area might not respond well.

Type of Covering

Do you sweat a lot? Leather may not be the best choice. Is incontinence a problem? Perhaps material made of cloth does not make sense in this case. In most cases, leather will cost more, but do not discount its benefits.

Living Area

Do you have a fairly tight area in your living room to place the chair? Does it need to be against a wall? Models are available that can start against a wall and slide open forward without banging into the wall behind it. Standard models both slide out and backwards, which may be a problem in tight areas.

Advanced Features

Higher end models provide features such as heated seats, lift speed variations, vibrating seats and cup holders. While these may seem unnecessary, people with aches and pains could find them very soothing and worth the higher price tag.
Best of luck in your lift chair purchase.

Call or visit YourCare Medical Supply today and talk with our knowledgeable Staff. Our staff at YourCare looks forward to helping you with all of your Lift Chair Mobility needs.

Source = https://caregiver.com/articles/caregiver_power_lift_chair/
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