Homecraft Steel Standard Shower Chair is a standard no-fuss, safe and reliable chair which is height adjustable. It features a contoured, plastic moulded seat, which is both comfortable & hygienic. It has been cleverly designed with a gentle slope, so that water can flow away for easy drainage. The steel frame using 22.2mm tubing enables users to gain a firm grip making transferring safer and easier. Tested to Australian standards.
Our most popular Shower Chair. Its Features Include:
- Adjustable legs
- Plastic moulded seat
A shower chair, also known as a shower seat or bath chair, is a mobility aid designed for individuals with mobility limitations or disabilities. Shower chairs offer several benefits to users, caregivers, and family members:
The primary benefit of a shower chair is enhanced safety in the bathroom. It provides a stable and secure seating option, reducing the risk of slips and falls while bathing. This is especially crucial for individuals with mobility issues, seniors, or those recovering from injuries.
A shower chair allows users to maintain their independence in personal hygiene activities. With a shower chair, individuals can bathe themselves without needing constant assistance, which can boost their self-esteem and dignity.
Many shower chairs feature ergonomic designs with comfortable seats and backrests. This added comfort can make showering a more pleasant experience for users, particularly those who may need to spend extended periods in the shower.
Most shower chairs are designed to facilitate easy transfers to and from the chair. They often have armrests that can be used for support when getting in and out of the chair, and some models have swivel or removable seats for even easier transfers.
Shower chairs help maintain proper hygiene during bathing. Users can sit comfortably, allowing for thorough cleansing without the risk of falling or slipping in the shower. Shower chairs come with drainage holes to prevent water buildup.
Reduced Strain for Caregivers:
For caregivers and family members, a shower chair can significantly reduce the physical strain of assisting with bathing. It allows caregivers to provide support and supervision from a seated position, which is less physically demanding.
Ease of Cleaning:
Shower chairs are made of plastic seats, and made using steel tubing. It is therefore water resistant to water and easy to clean. This ensures that the chair remains sanitary and hygienic between uses.
Some shower chairs are designed to be lightweight and portable, making them suitable for travel or use in different bathrooms within the home.
Peace of Mind:
For family members and caregivers, knowing that a shower chair is in place provides peace of mind, as it reduces the risk of accidents and injuries in the bathroom.
In summary, a shower chair offers increased safety, independence, comfort, and convenience for individuals with mobility limitations, seniors, or those recovering from injuries. It also eases the caregiving process and helps maintain proper hygiene, making it a valuable addition to the bathroom
- Overall height (footprint): 775mm - 900mm
- Overall width (footprint): 545mm
- Overall depth (footprint): 515mm
- Seat width: 440mm
- Seat depth: 405mm
- Seat height range: 410mm - 535mm
- Width between armrests: 490mm
- Armrest (seat to top of handle): 200mm
- Backrest height: 350mm
- Frame: steel
- Frame diameter (armrest and leg): 22.2mm
- Extension leg diameter: 25.8mm
- Extension leg (outer/inner): outer
- Rubber tip (white): dia 40mm x dia 23.8mm
- Colour: white
- Net weight: 3.7kg
- Maximum user weight: 125kg
- Warranty: 12 months
- ARTG ID: 291268
- Tested to Australian Standards: AS/NZS 3973:2009, AS/NZS 4688.2-2000, AS/NZS 4688.3-2000