Archive for the ‘Useful Information’ Category

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How to Choose a Wheelchair Cushion

July 10th, 2014

The wheelchair cushion you opt for could make all the difference between feeling comfortable and settled in your chair every time you use it, to feeling frustrated and sometimes even in pain. Clearly it is essential to know how to choose the right one, since this is one of the most important wheelchair accessories you […]

How to Look After Your Electric Wheelchair Battery

April 30th, 2014

Regardless of make or model, a powerchair is only as reliable as its battery. This means it makes sense to ensure you look after your battery as best you can. Here we provide a few essential tips to help you get the most out of your batteries. Don’t Continually Charge New Batteries If you treat […]

How to Stay Fit and Active in a Wheelchair

July 23rd, 2013

Physical exercise and muscle strengthening is very important for people who use wheelchairs. Not only is it essential for physical fitness and health, but it can also be hugely beneficial for mental wellbeing. Although it can sometimes be difficult for people in wheelchairs to get started, or to feel motivated to exercise, it is every […]

Wheelchair Safety and Maintenance

July 8th, 2013

An electric wheelchair can help you to attain more independence and a greater sense of freedom. They are also easy to operate and as long as they are well taken care of, can last a long time. There are many different kinds of electric wheelchairs for sale, including indoor wheelchairs, and ones with rear and […]

Alber E-motion & E-fix

April 29th, 2013

Do you have a manual wheelchair, but would like some more power to help you get where you need to go? In that case, there is no need for you to replace your wheelchair if you don’t want to. ElectricWheelchairs.co.uk is pleased to announce power-adding products for wheelchairs from Alber, a leading specialist in portable […]

Travelling in a wheelchair – flying tips for wheelchair users

February 19th, 2013

Wheelchairs are perfect traveling aids, giving you the freedom you want to travel wherever you want. Whether you want to travel on a coach, train or fly in an aeroplane, wheelchairs make ideal traveling companions, whether they are manual or electric wheelchairs. It is a useful idea to telephone ahead to make sure that the […]

How to use Wheelchairs in Winter

January 29th, 2013

Wheelchair users often struggle to achieve the mobility they want to in the winter months because ice and snow can seriously hinder their movements. Slippery conditions can be dangerous for wheelchair wheels, particularly in the models that feature small front wheels as these can sink into ice and snow easily and the wheelchair can lose […]

What is TIS? (Tilt in Space)

November 22nd, 2011

With the increased availability of the Tilt in Space function on lower priced power chairs, two chairs which are now available featuring this option are the Pride Fusion and Sunrise Tango at the very competitive price of £2,500. The Tilt in space option was previously only found on more costly configurable models as an optional […]