Independently Rated Highest in Quality
T e n t h
Consecutive Year
Originally Earned:
June 2008
We declare that Accessible Home Lift Co. HAS QUALIFIED for and continues to meet the Ongoing Research and Rating Requirements for Diamond Certified® status.
Certificate #1359
(510) 200-8945

Ted Schmidt is owner of Accessible Home Lift Co.

Accessible Home Lift Co. installs, repairs and maintains a variety of accessibility equipment for clients throughout the Greater Bay Area. The company’s products include stair lifts, vertical platform lifts, patient transfer lifts, overhead track systems, ramps, and standard and custom lifts for indoor and outdoor applications.

Owner Ted Schmidt has more than 20 years of experience working with devices that help seniors and others with mobility challenges regain access and independence in their homes and participate in daily activities. Mr. Schmidt prides himself on offering his customers highly personalized service, starting with a detailed consultation. “We take the time to find which product best fits both the client and the client’s home,” he says. “Our team—which includes Sales Assistant Lance Brookner, our technicians and myself—brings in-depth knowledge of all types of accessibility equipment to the job and helps clients find the solutions that best fit their needs.”

Accessible Home Lift is also committed to helping clients meet their budgets. “We offer a variety of cost-saving options, including reconditioned equipment and rentals,” says Mr. Schmidt.

Company Philosophy

“We do our best to give each client our personal attention and furnish the ideal equipment to meet his or her needs. Our service goes beyond initial installation—we provide responsive, ongoing service and maintenance. It means a lot to us that we’re able to maximize our customers’ freedom and quality of life.”

Serving the Greater Bay Area

Residential Accessibility for the Disabled and Seniors
Stair Lifts
Vertical Platform Lifts
Overhead Track Systems
Patient Transfer Lifts
Ramps
Repair and Maintenance

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Access Unlimited
Cambridge
Harmar
Hawle
Mac's
MediTek
MediTek
Prairie View Industries
Prairie View Industries
Prism Medical
Prism Medical
Savaria
Savaria
Sterling Stairlifts
Sterling Stairlifts
ThyssenKrupp
ThyssenKrupp

Comparative Summary

Accessible Home Lift Co. installs, repairs and maintains a variety of accessibility equipment for clients throughout the Greater Bay Area. Its products include stair, vertical platform and patient transfer lifts; overhead track systems; ramps and more. Owner Ted Schmidt says Accessible Home Lift provides a no-pressure sales approach to help handicapped people and senior citizens find the right...

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Is my house suitable for a stair lift? Where will it go?
A: "Several manufacturers offer a range of versatile products specifically designed to fit conveniently on most staircases. We’ll ensure the right fit by assessing your stairway before work begins."
Q: If I don’t need to use the stair lift, will I still be able to use the stairs as usual?
A: "Yes. Several product options allow the staircase to be used by others when not in use by those who need it."
Q: How long will a chairlift installation take?
A: "It varies depending on the type and customization required, but installation generally takes a few hours plus time for instructions and testing."

Industry Info

When selecting accessibility equipment, it’s important to fully understand your options.
The term “accessibility equipment” is meant to include a wide range of products designed to remove access barriers for those with mobility challenges related to disabilities and age. Trouble spots often include stairs, house entrances,...
Findings based on statistically reliable research from 200 surveys

Customer Satisfaction

Survey Question: On a scale of 1 to 10 how satisfied were you with the quality you received?
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Customer Loyalty

Survey Question: If you needed this product or service in the future, would you use this company again?
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98%
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Diamond Certified Qualification

Based on 200 customer surveys, we declare
Accessible Home Lift Co.
has passed all rating steps and has earned
The Diamond Certified Award
No. 1359
Continuously qualified since June 2008.
David Pak
Director of Ratings Research
American Ratings Corporation

Verbatim Survey Responses From Only Verified Customers

Barbara L. Verified Customer Name
"They're knowledgeable and responded to my phone call quickly."
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Company Capabilities Table

Accessible Home Lift Co.
(510) 200-8945
(510) 473-9525 fax
DCID5105219526

Mon – Fri: 8am – 5pm
After Hours: By Appointment

Serving the Greater Bay Area

Heidi Schmidt, Office Manager
17
7
822635
Liability Insurance, Workers' Compensation
2003
Residential Accessibility for the Disabled and Seniors, Stair Lifts, Vertical Platform Lifts, Overhead Track Systems, Patient Transfer Lifts, Ramps, Repair and Maintenance
Access Unlimited, Cambridge, Harmar, Hawle, Mac's, MediTek, Prairie View Industries, Prism Medical, Savaria, Sterling Stairlifts, ThyssenKrupp
1,000
Residential
2- to 5-Year Warranty (Depending on the Manufacturer)

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Survey Responses For

Accessible Home Lift Co.

Accessible Home Lift Co.: Average 9.2 out of 10 based on 200 unique customer surveys of customer satisfaction.
Barbara L. Verified Accessible Home Lift Co. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"The people who came out to install my unit were friendly, polite, and accommodating. I would recommend them."

"They're knowledgeable and responded to my phone call quickly."

Bernice B. Verified Accessible Home Lift Co. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"I would urge a friend in need to give them a call. I thought they were friendly, informative, and competent. They have a great product that has helped me immensely."

"They did everything I needed them to do without question, and they have a product that has helped me more than I can begin to explain."

Bette B. Verified Accessible Home Lift Co. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They were friendly and reasonable."

"They were conscientious and overall very helpful. I know if I call them, they'll take care of me."

Bill C. Verified Accessible Home Lift Co. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"I'd say that they have a great service."

"Everything went just fine. They're always able to come out to do any adjustments if they're needed."

Carrol M. Verified Accessible Home Lift Co. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"I think they're very trustworthy and reliable."

"They are willing to work with me and accommodate my needs."

Frank S. Verified Accessible Home Lift Co. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"I think it's very convenient for older, but still young at heart people."

"It's convenient for older people."

Virginia P. Verified Accessible Home Lift Co. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"I'm very happy with my chair lift."

"I like that I'm free to go upstairs if I need to. The people who came to do the install were on time and they did what I needed them to do."

Lola B. Verified Accessible Home Lift Co. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They made it a point to be safe while installing my chair. I didn't have to worry about them, and I thought they were thorough."

"They showed up on time, they did the work in a timely manner, and they cleaned up their small mess at completion."

Melinda B. Verified Accessible Home Lift Co. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They're very efficient, professional, timely, and they'll give you the estimate ahead of time so there are no surprises. They keep you up to date about what's going on, and they're very professional."

"I think their efficiency is the best thing about them."

Pauline B. Verified Accessible Home Lift Co. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They seemed knowledgeable, informative, and responsive. I'm happy with everything."

"I'm 92 years old and I wasn't able to climb up my 16 stairs any longer. I feel very blessed that I can now rely on this chair lift to help me out."

Phillip P. Verified Accessible Home Lift Co. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"I'm happy with them."

"They did what they contracted to do, they were always very friendly, and I got the unit I wanted."

Marjorie S. Verified Accessible Home Lift Co. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"Fast, efficient, and reliable"

"Ease of working with them, accuracy, and integrity"

Saul A. Verified Accessible Home Lift Co. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"I feel like they really care about their clients. "

"They were responsive, timely, and have a decent price."

Solly T. Verified Accessible Home Lift Co. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"It works."

"My friend had recommended them to me, and we really needed their services."

Suzanna S. Verified Accessible Home Lift Co. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"The person who did the install was great."

"It's very accessible for my husband who is disabled."

Connie O. Verified Accessible Home Lift Co. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"Reliable and trustworthy company"

"Timely, efficient, and professional"

Verna A. Verified Accessible Home Lift Co. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"I love that I can get up the stairs in no time."

"The guy who installed it was very friendly and respectful."

C,M.E. C. Verified Accessible Home Lift Co. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"If you need it, get it."

"They installed the lift quickly and properly. "

Alice P. Verified Accessible Home Lift Co. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They seemed like lovely people. I thought they were honest and they didn't make me feel like I was just a commission check."

"Their pricing was decent, well, better than the other 2 places I called."

Anna F. Verified Accessible Home Lift Co. Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They are a good company and they have a good, inexpensive product. They stand behind their work, and they'll help me in any way that they possibly can."

"They have a nice product and they're responsive to all of my phone calls."