How can we help you? Will a stair lift block my staircase? 1 out of 2 found this helpful Our stair lifts have a compact design and fold close to the wall when not in use. This allows plenty of room for family and friends to safely and comfortably navigate your staircase. Was this helpful? Yes (1) No (0) Category: General Related Questions How much weight can a stair lift hold? How does the stair lift attach to the stairs? What happens if my stair lift breaks down? I have a landing in between two straight flights of stairs, what is the solution to this?