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Home lifts are becoming increasingly popular in Queensland for their convenience, accessibility, and value addition to properties. But, before diving into this significant investment, it’s essential to gather all the necessary information. Here are some of the key questions you might want to ask your home prospective home lift companies to help you navigate this journey:

1. Company Credentials and Experience

How long have you been installing home lifts in Queensland?

Understanding their experience in the local market is a great way to avoid getting burnt by a lift company that may not last the distance.

Are you licensed and insured for lift installation in Queensland?

This ensures that they adhere to the strict safety standards and regulations set by Australian authorities.

2. Lift Specifications and Safety Compliance

What types of home lifts do you offer and how do they comply with Queensland regulations?

Different homes require different lift solutions. The company should be able to offer a lift that not only fits your home but also complies with Australian Standards, particularly AS 1735.

Can you detail the safety features of your lifts?

Its important that you are happy with the safety features of your home lift in the case of an emergency or power outage.

3. Customisation and Installation

How can the lift be customised to fit my home’s design?

What are the customisation options available with their lifts and will this suit your homes décor today and in the future.

What are the space requirements and installation process for a lift in a Queensland home?

This helps you understand the feasibility and any structural changes needed in your property.

4. Financial Aspects

Can you provide a detailed quote including installation costs?

A transparent breakdown of costs helps avoid any unexpected expenses.

5. Maintenance and Support

What kind of warranty and maintenance services do you offer?

A good warranty and regular maintenance are essential for the longevity and safety of your lift.

How do you handle repairs and part replacements?

Knowing their protocol for repairs and the availability of parts is important for future reference.

6. References and Reviews

Can you provide testimonials from previous installations in Queensland?

Hearing about other Queenslanders’ experiences can give you insights into their service quality and reliability.

7. Emergency Protocols

What are the emergency protocols for lift malfunctions?

It’s essential to know how the company handles emergencies, especially if the lift becomes your primary means of moving between floors.

Selecting the right home lift installation company in Queensland requires thorough research and informed decision-making. By asking these questions and more, you can help ensure that your home lift installation is a smooth journey.

With over 94 years of combined experience, Axis Lifts are the team to help you navigate the journey of increasing mobility in your home. Contact us today for a free consultation.