Ceiling hoists in Surrey, London and beyond

Ceiling hoists can help you move more easily and safely throughout your property if you’re disabled, elderly or have reduced mobility. Dolphin Mobility in Surrey stocks all types of hoists for you to choose from. Our ceiling mounted hoists use up no floor space, can be operated by users independently, can travel from room to room and are easily detached for use on tracking installed in other rooms. We can supply and install portable and fixed ceiling hoists for you anywhere throughout Surrey, London and the home counties.

Ceiling Hoist Installation Planning

Installing ceiling hoists

In general, most buildings can accommodate a ceiling mounted hoist. At Dolphin Mobility, our team of engineers use a variety of fixings to secure our hoists. The following applications are commonplace.

  • Concrete ceilings
  • Steel webbed joists
  • Cathedral/sloping ceilings
  • Steel and timber I beams
  • Timber joists
  • Suspended ceilings
  • Pitched roofs

Get on the right track

You can choose from many different track layouts for your ceiling hoist. The easiest and most cost-effective tracking to install is straight tracking. However, adding curves and bends will increase room coverage and lifting and repositioning flexibility. Our XY hoist track system is a popular option because it allows for full room coverage. For more details, don’t hesitate to get in touch. We provide:

  • Straight tracking
  • Straight track with 45 or 90 degree bends
  • Room to room track systems
  • XY or H frame tracking systems
  • Turntables
  • Y Junction exchangers
  • Wall mounting
  • Semi-permanent tracking

Ceiling Hoist Features

There are a number of features and accessories that can help make a ceiling hoist easier to use. Some come as standard, others have to be specified. Our expert surveyors can advise on the most suitable configuration for your needs.

  • User programmable features
  • Emergency stop and lowering
  • Battery and charging system
  • Return to charge feature
  • Wireless remote controls available
  • Power sharing function for turntables, gates and exchangers
  • 2 way or 4 way powered lifts available
  • Body support frame for independent transfers

Ceiling Hoist Installation Video

How much do ceiling hoists cost?

The cost of a ceiling hoist system is determined by whether the track is straight or has bends, the track length, the ceiling material, how many fixings are required and the weight of the hoist and the user. A 3-metre straight track hoist fixed to timber joists or a concrete ceiling is usually less than £2,000. A 3-metre x 3-metre XY system would cost between £2,500 and £3,000. Chat to our team to find the best solution for you.

Our Ceiling Hoists

  • BHM V5 Voyager Duo Hoists

  • Handi-Move 2800 Ceiling Hoist

  • Handi-Move Updated Body Support System

  • HandiMove Wall Lift Hoist

  • Liko Ceiling Hoists

  • Liko Hoist Tracking and Rail Options

  • Liko Multirall 200 Ceiling Hoist

  • Likorall 200 Overhead Hoists

  • Likorall 242 Overhead Hoists

  • Maxi Sky 1000 Bariatric Hoist

  • Maxi Sky 600 Bariatric Hoist

  • Molift Air Ceiling Hoist

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We stock a range of stairlifts, steplifts, mobility aids and all types of hoists. For more details, call
0800 9800 126