Experience the freedom of the Flow X stairlift’s open arm feature

By Bethany Ward on 10th July 2023

If you’re looking for a stairlift that offers both comfort and convenience, the Flow X stairlift is the perfect solution. With its innovative design and advanced features, the Flow X stairlift provides a seamless and effortless ride up and down the stairs. One of the key features that sets the Flow X stairlift apart is its open-arm feature. In this blog post, we’ll explore the benefits of the Flow X stairlift’s open-access armrest feature and how it can enhance your mobility at home. 

What is the Open-access Armrest Feature?

The Flow X armrest feature is a unique design that allows for easy and comfortable transfers onto and off the stairlift. Unlike traditional stairlifts with fixed armrests, the Flow X stairlift’s armrests can be moved into different positions; straight, curved and open to provide an open space to transfer onto the seat. Making it easier for individuals with limited mobility or those who use mobility aids to access the stairlift. 

Benefits of the Open-access Armrest Feature?

The open-access armrest feature of the Flow X stairlift offers several benefits that enhance your mobility and independence at home:

  1. It provides a more accessible and comfortable transfer onto the stairlift. With armrests out of the way, you can easily slide onto the seat without any obstacles. This is particularly useful for individuals who use mobility aids such as walkers or wheelchairs.
  2. They have an ergonomically-tapered form designed to give you extra support when standing and sitting.
  3. Smart detection device in the armrests prevents movement when the armrests are not in the correct position, providing full peace of mind. 

With the ability to be moved out of the way, the armrests do not obstruct the stairway when the stairlift is not in use. This means that other individuals in your household can use the stairs without any interference from the stair lift.


The Flow X stairlift’s open-access armrest feature is a game-changer for individuals with limited mobility. Its innovative design and advanced features provide a seamless and effortless ride up and down the stairs. The Flow X stairlift allows you to enjoy greater mobility and independence at home without obstacles or limitations. So why wait? Discover a new level of comfort and convenience in your daily life.