How can we help you? Are stair lifts expensive? 0 out of 1 found this helpful A stair lift may be less expensive than you think. When compared to the alternatives of having to sell your home, moving, or remodeling, investing in a stair lift for your home is a very economical alternative. Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (0) Category: General Related Questions Is the stair lift noisy? How do I move forward with my stair lift inquiry? What if my stair lift is on the opposite end of the staircase? Can I stand on the footrest instead of sitting on the seat?