Home Lifts: An Excellent Way to Futureproof Your Home

home lifts in a self-build home
(Image credit: Nigel Rigden c/o AC Architects)

Home lifts are crucial when it comes to designing a two-storey home for life, especially as creating a forever home is more important than ever before.

The UK has an ageing population that won’t be cared for in state care homes, so a lot of future care will need to happen at home. 

Allan Corfield

Allan is a RIBA chartered architect and has overseen the design of over 350 low energy homes across the UK. He is one of the UK's leading experts on modern methods of construction including SIPs (structural insulated panels), is part of the Structural Timber Association, Passive House Trust and a member of the self build industry body, NaCSBA. He regularly contributes to Homebuilding & Renovating magazine and is a speaker and self build expert at the Homebuilding & Renovating Shows. Since 2009, Allan has grown his custom and self build architectural practice, AC Architects, to a team of 16, and recently created AC Structures, a leading engineering business for self build projects.