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How The American Rescue Funds Act Saves Medicaid Recipients Over $60K

Armando Carillo Blog, Articles, Education, Information, Medicaid Mike's Blog

From the American Rescue Funds Act inside the Medicaid benefit, we are seeing an additional $10K benefit (up to $24,000) per person. The key takeaway is that staying in one’s home saves over $60K a year in nursing care for Medicaid recipients and helps you be independent. In the state of Colorado (find your state below), there is an additional …

Handicap ramps installation and service in Colorado, Utah, Wyoming and Dallas

Handicap Ramps: Winter Safety Tips

Nathan Colburn Blog, Articles, Education, Information

As the temperature dips and light dustings of snow hit the ground, many who rely on handicap ramps to enter their home have begin to worry about how to stay safe when snow and ice begin to collect on their ramp. Slick conditions on your handicap ramp can make leaving home difficult and unsafe for those with mobility issues. However, …

StairLift FAQ

Nathan Colburn Information

How much does a stairlift cost? There is no single answer to this question. Every installation is different. The price can be influenced by the configuration of stairs (curved or straight), location of doors at top or bottom, the location of handrails, the flow of cross traffic at the top or bottom, the nearest location of available power and weight …

Visit our Adapted Home and Stair Lift Showroom

Nathan Colburn Information

Stair Lifts Showroom, Plus Wheelchair Ramps, Lift Systems and More Let our specialists show you around our world-class, fully adapted home and stair lift showroom. Call ahead to one of our locations or request a FREE home evaluation. Featured here is our showroom in Englewood, CO, just outside of Denver. This adapted home is a one of a kind showroom …

Residential elevator custom installed in a a home by Accessible Systems of Denver

Residential Elevators Cost and 5 Other Factors to Consider

Nathan Colburn Blog, Articles, Information

Residential elevators can be a perfect solution, if accessibility and mobility in your home is a challenge. As the footprint of a residential elevator has decreased over the years, more seniors, elders and homeowners that are handicap or have a physical disability are considering adding a home elevator as a viable option to make moving between levels in a home easier …

Bruno Elite stair lift installed on a curved stairway in a home, header image for a repair and troubleshooting guide

Bruno Stair Lift Repair and Troubleshooting Guide

Nathan Colburn Information

Use this guide to help troubleshoot and repair your Bruno stair lift. This guide is skewed for the Bruno Elan and Bruno Elite stair lifts models. Troubleshooting a stair lift from any other brand or manufacturer may vary by make and model. Is the beeping truly coming from your Bruno stair lift? You’d be surprised how many times we go …

Chair lift pricing varies and here is a Bruno Elite stair lift for a straight staircase in a home

2022 Chair Lift Pricing Explained

Nathan Colburn Articles, Blog, Information

Chair lift pricing varies by model, features, the type of stairs you have – straight, curved, L-shaped – your specific needs, where you are located and shipping requirements. Here  are some good budgetary tips to consider when shopping for your chair lift. Financing may be available. Is the chair lift for a straight or curved staircase? The main factor in …

One Bruno Elite curved stair lift versus two Bruno Elan straight stair lifts

2 Straight vs 1 Curved Stair Lift – Which is Better?

Nathan Colburn Information, Stair Lifts

Many companies want to sell certain types of chair lifts for stairs with landings, but we encourage you to do more research.  A straight stair lift is designed to take you up a single flight of stairs, but when you have 2 stairways and a landing (also called a transfer point), what is the best option between using 2 straight …

A stair lift installed in a home as part of a Does Medicare Pay for Stairlifts article.

Does Medicare Pay for Stairlifts?

Nathan Colburn Information

A question that always comes up in every stair lift conversation is, “Does Medicare pay for stairlifts?” Unfortunately, the short answer is no, Medicare does not cover anything installed into a home. Why Doesn’t Medicare Pay for Stairlifts? The long answer to that question is somewhat more involved though equally definitive. Essentially, Medicare doesn’t cover anything that attaches to your …