What should you pay attention to when purchasing a High Low Bed?
Purchasing a care bed is not something you look forward to in advance. It is often a pure necessity what leads you to purchase a care bed. That is why, as a Thuiszorg Webshop, we think it is important that you purchase the right care bed that is most suitable for your situation.
We would like to help you on your way by informing you about exactly what you should pay attention to before you purchase a high low bed. When we talk about a care bed, we also mean a high low bed. A high low bed is therefore the same as a care bed.
A high-low bed can help you when ...
When your nursing needs in bed, with a high low bed you can be helped at the right height as a person in need of care and you can provide care at the right height as a care provider.
- When you as a person in need of care cannot get out of bed safely without help.
- You as a person needing care must be helped to be moved to your bed.
- And if you, as a person in need of care, cannot independently move from the bed edge to a standing position.
A number of points that you should definitely pay attention to before purchasing a High Low Bed are…
Certified or not?
Care beds or high-low beds are extensively tested according to the Medical Aids Directive. Before you proceed to purchase, it is very important that you know whether the care bed is certified or not. This ensures that the high-low bed meets all European requirements and is therefore suitable for use as a caregiver or person in need of help. With a high low bed, besides comfort, your safety is of the utmost importance, for both the user and those around the high low bed. We recommend that you always opt for a certified high low bed, with this you are assured of a safe bed and that sleeps a lot more comfortably. For our information, all our beds are certified.
Rent or buy?
When you decide to purchase a new care bed instead of renting, you are always assured of an unused and new high low bed. Even when you are in a situation where you need the care bed for a long period, purchasing is the cheapest and you are assured of a customized bed.
Thuiszorg Webshop offers high-low beds at the best possible price so that our beds remain affordable for most users.
The advantage of renting is that when you need the high low bed for a short period, you are flexible and can say goodbye to the care bed after a short period. The disadvantage is that if you need the high-low bed for a longer period, the costs can run high. In addition, a care bed and accompanying mattress has often had a whole history when it comes out of the rental. We recommend that you also include this last aspect in your considerations.
Contact us by mail if you want to rent a bed.
Pay close attention to the warranty period of your high low bed. Thuiszorg Webshop offers a broad warranty period of 5 years warranty on the care bed and 3 years warranty on the woodwork and frame of a care bed.
Delivery and Assembly
Of course, the delivery and assembly of your care bed is not completely unimportant. Delivery and also assembly of your bed are rarely offered for free. Please note this when you proceed to purchase. Often extra costs are charged for the delivery and assembly of the care bed. Thuiszorg Webshop delivers and assembles all care beds in consultation with you, completely free of charge, unless it is stated that installation is not included.