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Measuring

Stair Lifts
Direct Line
1 (800) 339-6329
 

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Please follow the following steps to measure for your stair lift.  If you are interested in having someone do this for you, please check out our Stair Lift Services section for pricing.

Stair Lift Step 1Step 1

Overall Length


 _________inches

Measure from the top step to the floor as shown.  Let the tap measure rest on the stairs during your measurement and make sure that your tape measure isn't sagging or bending.
Stair Lift Step 2Step 2

Top stair to bottom stair


 _________inches

Now measure from the top stair to the top of the first stair from the floor as shown.  Let the tape measure rest on the stairs during your measurement and make sure your tape measure isn't sagging or bending.
Stair Lift Step 3Step 3

Staircase Width


 _________inches

Measure the width of your stairs as shown.
Stair Lift Step 4Step 4

Bottom clearance


 _________inches

If there is a door or wall near the bottom of your stairs, measure the distance from the bottom step to the wall or door.  This measurement is to ensure that there is enough clearance for your stair lift.
Stair Lift Step 5Step 5

Rise of a step


 _________inches

Choose one step and measure from the top of the step to the bottom as shown.
Stair Lift Step 6Step 6

Tread of a step


 _________inches

Choose one step and measure from the front of the step to the back of the step as shown.
Stair Lift Step 7Step 7

Diagonal of a step


 _________inches

Choose a step and measure from the front of the step to the front of the step below it as shown.
Stair Lift Step 8Step 8

Top Landing


 _________inches

Please determine the clearance at the top of the stairs by measuring from the top stair to the nearest door or wall.

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