Riser Recliner FAQs
Riser recliner chairs are designed and built for people who may find difficulty standing up or sitting down on a settee or on an armchair. They are designed to keep the person using the riser recliner chair as comfortable as possible, especially if they will be seated for a prolonged period of time. For individuals who may suffer from arthritis or poor circulation, a riser recliner chair is a life-changing piece of furniture.
Yes, a riser recliner chair offers many benefits that help people who may have a disability or mobility issues.
One of these benefits is improved circulation. People who may suffer from mobility issues can find it difficult to move their body for a prolonged period of time, resulting in a higher chance of developing several health problems, one of these being poor circulation in an individual’s limbs.
A riser recliner chair offers people the ability to move positions by just the push of a button; allowing you to adjust the position of your body to a more comfortable position, leading to the overall improvement of the circulation in your body
Riser and recliner chairs are a helpful piece of equipment that can help people who have suffered from a stroke, especially if the stroke has left the individual with some form of paralysis. Having the ability to move their body at a push of a button helps with a person’s rehabilitation. These chairs can be designed with back styles to support the upper bodies posture.
Sitting in a riser recliner chair is good for your back as long as it provides the following:
- Provides lumbar support
- Fits to your body properly
- Elevate your feet to a good level
If your recliner doesn’t support your lower back, it could potentially lead to you developing a lower back strain.
Single Motor Chairs – This is where only one motor controls all of the electric functions on a chair. These functions are the backrest, footrest and riser; these functions can all be operated from a single set of buttons but will have limited flexibility on positions.
Dual motor chairs – This is where there are two separate motors in the riser recliner chair. With the dual motor chairs, one motor controls the backrest while the other motor controls the footrest and rise function. This allows you to have complete flexibility on where you want the footrest and backrest to be positioned.
An electric riser recliner works by having a built-in motor which is powers from the mains. This low voltage motor adjusts the position of the chair safely, making it easier to rise and recline the chair. The electric riser recliner is controlled with a handset controller. This controls the built-in motor and allows the individual to adjust the chair into their desired position. There is also a rechargeable battery system available so the chair can be wireless.
Riser Recliner Chairs have a built-in motor that allows for the gentle and safe adjustment of the chair to either a rise or recline position. The user can operate the chair with a hand held device.
The chair can adjust to two different positions, rise which lifts the chair to a position that allows the user to get up safely without too much pressure on weak joints and recline which allows the user
Yes, the width and height of a riser recliner is measured to fit the individual that will be using the chair. The chair will be specifically made to fit.
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