Author Archives: Out & About

Why Hiring a Stairlift can Raise Your Spirits

If walking up and down the stairs has become impossible or even dangerous, having a stairlift fitted in your home can be a gamechanger. But what happens if you don’t actually need a stairlift for long-term use, requiring it instead on a temporary basis after recovering from an accident or operation, for example? Or maybe […]

To order your Riser Recliner Armchair for a pre-Christmas delivery – now’s the time

For any clients with their mind set on a Riser Recliner Armchair, the good news is that we now have in stock a considerable number of these popular mobility aids. But, as always, they are selling quickly. So, if you want to have your chair comfortably in place by the time Christmas arrives, now’s definitely […]

With Mobility Aids, Early Planning is Always the Best Plan

Although some of us are better at planning ahead than others, it’s human nature to leave things to the last minute. “I wish I’d thought of that sooner,” is a familiar phrase. It’s so much easier being wise after the event! Yet when it comes to selecting the most appropriate mobility equipment, such as wheelchairs […]

Mobility Aids – The Importance of Regular Servicing

Over the course of the last 18 months or so, it hasn’t been very easy to venture out, to do all the normal things we like to do, such as shopping or visiting friends. As a result, your trusted scooter or wheelchair may well have been in use a lot less than normal. But as […]

Be Patient and Book Early – Our Advice as Stock Shortages Continue

We pride ourselves on being one of Hampshire’s premier suppliers of mobility aids – but we haven’t been immune to the current shortages of stock. This is especially the case for items such as rollators, wheelchairs, powerchairs and mobility scooters – whether they are for indoor or outdoor use. We appreciate how frustrating this is […]

Why buying New 2 You can be as good as buying New

Currently, there appears to be a big appetite for buying mobility aids. Not necessarily brand-new products but good quality, nearly new items that can do an equally effective job – at a reduced price. This is the reason why we have launched our New 2 You service – to provide Out and About clients in […]

We are very much Open for Business!

It’s been a long year. But we are delighted to report that we are still very much here and it’s business “almost” as usual! As we all know, this has been the most challenging of times! It is one thing to be living with mobility issues, but when you add a worldwide pandemic into the […]

OPEN by Appointment Only

Our showroom on Southview Rise is now OPEN by Appointment Only! The health and wellbeing of our customers and employees is always our number one priority, so in light of current government guidelines we have put measures in place to keep everyone as safe as possible. These include: Making our showroom open by appointment only […]

High Street or Online Shopping? Why buying local is best for Mobility Equipment

If you find yourself in the situation where you need to buy mobility equipment – for yourself or a loved one – is it best to shop in store or online? In this high tech age, when it’s possible to purchase just about everything on the internet and it seems so convenient to click a […]

Are you sitting comfortably? Five great benefits of a Fireside Chair

At this time of year, the perfect antidote to all that miserable, cold weather outside is to sit indoors, in warmth and comfort. Of course, it’s good to have mobility to stay mobile and active, but sometimes all you really want to do is hunker down at home, in your favourite comfy chair, with the […]

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