Some stairlift companies
will offer to buy back your stairlift if you no longer have
a use for it.
change and a stairlift may not be required because of
reasons such as ill health, a house move or a stairlift
Buybacks are sometimes
offered as part of an original stairlift sales package. But
you need to make sure you are aware of the terms you are
signing up for.
Some stairlift users have
been reported to be very disappointed with the amounts
offered for their used stairlift - figures as low as
£60 have been quoted in UK press articles for
stairlifts that originally cost more than
Companies stress that they
have the cost of removal and refurbishment to consider
before they then sell-on the used stairlift.
So if you are offered a
buyback option at the time you purchase a stairlift it is
worth checking exactly how much the stairlift retailer is
prepared to offer you.
Buyback amounts may depend
on the age and condition of your stairlift.