With advancing age, the joints of the body begin to give way and even something as simple as bathing can become a painful process. Lowering your body into your tub or raising yourself can get more and more difficult with each passing day. Electric Bath Chairs can lower your body in a gentle manner into the bottom of your tub, and help you bath in a comfortable manner. When you are ready, the bath lift chairs can raise you back to the top. Read on to know about some of the best electric bath lift chairs that you can find on the market today.
Archimedes Electric Chair Lift
This is a low-cost electric bath lift chair which draws power from battery. The unit is made of a waterproof material and you will not have to worry about getting shocks while using the chair in your shower.
As compared to a walk-in-bath, this chair does not require any holing or drilling upon installation. The chair has a weight of merely 11.5 lbs while assembled, and this makes it easier for you to carry it out of the tub. You can easily disassemble the chair into 3 separate sections for storing the unit easily as a whole. This unit is light in weight and can easily be transported from one spot to another.
It can gently lower you to the bottom of your bathtub and help you to bath in a comfortable manner. Once you are done with bathing, it can raise you back to the original position.
Drive Medical Bellavita Auto Bath Lifter
With a weight of merely 9.3 kg (20.5 lbs), this unit is undoubtedly one of the lightest bath lift chairs to be found. The bath lift has a 2-piece construction, which makes it easy for you to assemble or disassemble the unit for easy transportation. It has an easy setup and does not need the requirement of any tools.
At its lowest position, its backrest can be reclined to around 50 degrees. The bath lift chair is able to support a maximum weight of 140 kg (308 lbs). Its seat can be lowered to a minimum of 2. 3″ and can be erected to a height of 18. 8 “. This makes it ideal for tubs which are deeper in size.
There is lifetime warranty on motor and frame and a 2-year guarantee on handset and battery. It has water resistant hand control, which is fitted with a lithium-ion battery that acts as its source of power. Its padded backrest and seat offers more amount of comfort. Its washable covers can be availed in grey, blue or white color. There is provision for optional headrest. When you are not using it, you can easily fold down the back in order to save space and store the unit in an easy manner.
Drive Medical Blue Whisper Ultra Quiet Bathtub Lift, Grey
It is undoubtedly the lightest electric bath chairs that can be found on the market. The unit weighs a mere 20.5 pounds. However, the entire unit is able to support up to 300lbs of weight. When you are not using it, you can fold the back down to store the unit easily and save space in the process.
Its setup process does not require any tools and it can be installed and maneuvered in a simple manner. The lift consists of just 2 sections which make it easy for you to assemble and disassemble the unit for the purpose of transportation. Its handset can easily be operated and it consists of buttons which are perfect for those who are visually impaired. There are as many as 4 fast release suction cups with the provision for 2 more for anti-slip bath base.
The bathlift comprises of an adjustable seat for the purpose of deeper baths. It has thin gel washable seat and back cover which takes care of the hygiene aspect. At the lowest position of the seat, the comfortable padded backrest can recline at a 50 ° angle.
Bathmaster Deltis Reclining Bath Lift
The chair comes with a complimentary seat and back cover. It is powered by a robust lithium ion battery which is superior in performance and can be charged in an hour. It is equipped with a supportive backrest which is able to recline at a 50 ° angle. It boasts of a compact frame which can virtually fit any types of bath tub. It is able to lower to 2 3/4″. It comes with a warranty period of 3 years.