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5 ways to improve your sitting posture

As we find ourselves sitting for longer periods of time, whether hunched over a laptop, or in front of the television on a Sunday afternoon, it is becoming more and more important that we remain mindful of our posture. While a certain sitting position may feel comfortable at the time, poor posture can lead to […]


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How to wake up early in the morning

Having the ability to wake up early comes with many benefits. By getting up earlier, you’re freeing up more time in the day, which allows you to organise and prepare for what you have planned. Not only will you have more time in the morning to get all of your chores out of the way, […]


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How to get a good night sleep

Achieving the right amount of sleep at night is important for maintaining a balanced lifestyle and wellbeing. Those who are unable to complete the recommended amount of sleep typically face negative complications like sleep deprivation and low moods. Pay attention to how you feel when you wake up. If you experience any aches and pains […]


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Rise & Recline Ltd joins Made in Britain to promote British furniture manufacturing

Rise & Recline Ltd is a British furniture manufacturer. Established in 2001, we have been at the pinnacle of British manufacturing. From riser recliner chairs to adjustable beds, our range of bespoke mobility products are designed and handcrafted by local people in our Nottingham facility. Our support of British-made furniture has never wavered since 2001. […]


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The negative effects of sleeping on an uncomfortable bed

If you are finding it difficult to fall asleep and it isn’t because of personal issues or stress, your mattress may be the main culprit. For many of us, cosying up in our beds and watching late night television or Netflix is considered one of the best things to do.  Better still, some of us […]


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Signs it’s time to replace your mattress

Mattresses are often taken for granted considering how much they contribute to our overall wellbeing. We all know how much better we feel after a good night’s sleep, but the benefits to our wellness go beyond increased energy throughout the day. Your body copes better with both physical and mental stresses when you’re getting restful […]


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The benefits of day chairs

Buying new pieces of furniture can seem difficult, especially when you are unaware of what your desired requirements are for the perfect chair. As comfort is at the top of the priority list for the majority of us, discovering what actually defines comfort can differ from person to person.  As there are many benefits that […]


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Side, back, or stomach: which sleeping position is best?

Getting the right amount of sleep is important for your wellbeing. Typically, most of us require around 8 hours of sleep at night in order to get through the day. Not getting a sufficient amount of sleep can affect our moods and productivity. However, the positions you sleep in can affect the quality of your […]


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How to keep warm during winter nights

For you to be able to achieve a great night sleep and stay warm during the winter period, it is essential that you make a few adjustments to your daily routine. This is extremely important as you get older because your body is less likely to react to the cold conditions efficiently. Therefore, we want […]


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4 Ways to stay stress-free in 2019

In today’s society, we are constantly on the move. The frequent activity and pressure present in our day to day life can contribute to our stress levels. Whether you are suffering from health complications or are constantly on your feet, taking a break to allow your body and mind to relax is vital. To help […]


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How to adapt a home for the elderly

As we age we begin to lose mobility and balance, its common to experience difficulty in manoeuvring about our homes. Even simple tasks like sitting down and standing up become a struggle. As an increasing number of elderly people electing to stay at home instead of moving into a retirement home, mobility becomes of greater […]


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Additional features of a recliner sofa

Investing in a recliner sofa comes with a plethora of benefits. By taking the pressure off of your back as you relax, physical health is improved and stress is relieved. In order to enhance your sitting experience, you can add a range of additional features to your sofa. As each add-on provides you with a specific […]


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Purchasing a rise and recline chair for Christmas

The gift of a Rise & Recline chair for Christmas is a gift for a lifetime. We manufacture gorgeous handcrafted chairs to suit the individual needs of each valued customer. A Rise & Recline chair is an investment in your health and well being and we treat it as such. Going the extra mile to […]


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How adjustable furniture benefits those in care homes

As we age, our mobility begins to deteriorate and can cause discomfort when sitting and laying down on regular chairs and beds. In care homes, it is vital there is tailor-made furniture that suits the different needs of patients. If not then they are led to be sitting in a painful chair for prolonged periods […]


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5 reasons to buy a foam mattress

Developed in the 1970s by NASA to improve the cushioning and crash protection for the airline industry, memory foam has become a commercial success. Especially in the health industry, the launch of the foam mattress has helped millions to sleep better at night. In this blog post, we’ll discuss 5 reasons why it is worth […]


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What is occupational therapy?

Occupational therapists assist patients with physical, psychological and/or social problems. From birth to old age, OT’s deal with illness and trauma, above all to promote independent, and satisfying lifestyles. Occupational therapy can be done in hospitals, care homes or patients homes, but the aim is always to provide assistance to the patient. Whatever their needs […]


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How often should you replace your mattress?

Sleep is incredibly important for all of us, contributing massively to our health and well-being each day. Factors such as energy levels, your bodies ability to cope with stress and illness, as well as your mood are all affected by sleep. Getting a good nights sleep is vital, we all know it. Being aware of […]


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Are Riser Recliner chairs good for back pain

Unfortunately, back pain seems to affect the best of us. No matter how much we try and take care of our health, back pain tends to be on the things that stick out like a saw thumb. With many of us trying to find a comfortable position to relax, discovering a chair that’ll finally give […]


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Is it Healthy to Sleep in a Recliner Chair?

We’ve all been there. Relaxing in front of the TV whilst watching a movie, or reading a good book, only to drift off part way through. It could be a nap, but equally as likely, you could wake up in the morning wondering what time it is! We’re often told that spending a night in […]


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How to keep your chair in top condition

When investing in luxury comfort, most of our clients request advice on how they can maintain the same high-level condition chair as they did when they first bought it. As we aim at helping people’s lives, we want to ensure we’re helping customers live in comfort, whilst providing a chair that can last them a […]


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Staying healthy as you age – The benefits of swimming

Following on from our previous article on why exercise is important as you age, we’re going to be looking at a few types in depth and demonstrating their positive effects. Remember, exercising isn’t just about staying fit. The mental benefits are just as important providing opportunities to socialise and focus your mind on a skill. […]


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How an electric riser recliner chair helps relieve back pain

It is common for regular aches and pains to become a part of our everyday lives as we age. Being one of the main reasons people go to see their doctors, we want to make sure that this stress is being minimised on painful areas. Here at Rise & Recline we believe that having the […]


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5 benefits of Adjustable Beds for the elderly

With over 20 years of experience in providing our valued customers with adjustable beds, we know better than anyone the kind of positive impact one can have in your life. If you feel any kind of regular discomfort from your bed, or struggle to get out of bed, an adjustable may be exactly what you […]


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Why is exercise more important as you age

As you grow older, an active lifestyle becomes more and more important for your health as we become more at risk for health problems. Exercise is one of the best ways of making sure your body stays flexible and in good working order. It can also help to boost your energy levels, improve your overall […]


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How to prevent loss of mobility in the home

As we get older, our ability to move around and do the things that used to come easily to us become more taxing. It’s common for those of us who are losing the mobility we once had to spend lengthy periods in our homes. Unfortunately, this will aggravate mobility lose over time and make such […]


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3 easy arm exercises to ease arthritis

Having arthritis may feel like your independence has been stolen from you. The painful inflammation causing joints to stiffen only gets worse as you age and can cause you to lose confidence when doing your day to day activities. Although there are medication and painkillers out there, we have created a 3 step exercise to […]


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How to choose the right Rise & Recline chair for you

At Rise & Recline we manufacture gorgeous handcrafted chairs to suit the individual needs of each valued customer. A Rise & Recline chair is an investment in your health and well being and we treat it as such. Going the extra mile to make sure your needs are met both in comfort and style is […]


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Where to buy riser recliner chairs

This guide will provide you with information on where you can purchase a Rise & Recline chair and include some helpful tips on what you can expect when you visit one of our stockists. Whether you’re buying in store, or looking to have a free home trial, it may be beneficial to pick up a […]


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Health benefits of a riser recliner chair

More often than not, people are increasingly seeing problems with standing up and sitting down, whether due to our changing lifestyles, short-term and long-term medical conditions, such as arthritis, back pain, and temporary injuries. Many tools have been created to assist with the daily living needs of those who need assistance in dealing with these […]


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Top 3 reasons to invest in a riser recliner chair

Riser recliner chairs are a great way of providing support for people who struggle with moving around freely. They allow people easy access to getting around the house without the need for a carer. We want to share the importance of investing in a riser recliner chair for either you or a loved one. Support […]


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Why should your riser recliner chair be like your favourite shoes?

When choosing and maintaining your perfect riser recliner chair you need to take into consideration a number of factors. Our advice? Imagine it was your favourite pair of shoes, what would you factor in before buying them, or how would you look after them. We’ve put a list together of what we would recommend you […]


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Top 5 tips for pet owners looking for a riser recliner chair

Pets really do make a home and we want to help pet owners enjoy the beauty of having both a riser recliner chair and a pet. We have put together a list of our top 5 tips for choosing and maintaining the perfect riser recliner chair, whilst keeping pets in mind. Don’t let scratching become […]


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Rise & Recline Ltd are hiring – Sales Office Administrator vacancy in Nottingham

Rise & Recline Ltd. is a UK based manufacturer of quality riser recliner chairs and adjustable beds. Our state of the art production facility in Long Eaton, Nottingham enables us to provide rapid turnaround on the manufacture of our products without compromising on the quality of craftsmanship that makes us an industry leader while our […]


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Why it’s best to choose riser recliner chairs manufactured here in the UK

As a company, we manufacture our products from start to finish right here in the UK, and are strong believers that UK manufactured products provide better quality and durability – giving our customers that extra peace of mind. Whilst buying imported riser recliner chairs can seem a viable option, it can sometimes lead to problems. […]


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How to maintain the condition of your riser recliner chair

To maintain maximum comfort, it’s important to maintain the chair itself. Keeping on top of routine maintenance to keep your riser recliner chair in tip-top shape can extend its longevity and provide increased comfort for longer. There are a variety of methods and products available which you can use in order to have the best […]


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Which riser recliner chair mechanism is best for you?

When buying one of Rise and Recline Ltd’s handcrafted riser recliner chairs you are given a lot of options from design to which fabric you would like all of which are specifically tailored to your needs. However, there is another important decision that you need to make and that is which of our mechanisms are […]


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Beginner’s guide to buying a riser recliner chair

Shopping for a riser recliner chair may seem like an easy task, but with so many options to weigh up before choosing the perfect one for you, you’re going to need to take so many factors into consideration before deciding on the final chair for you. When picking your riser recliner chair it’s difficult to […]


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What is wall hugger technology?

One of the mechanisms available across all of Rise and Recline Ltd riser recliner chairs is the wall hugging mechanism, it is specifically designed for those with limited space and doesn’t have the room for conventional chairs that have to sit away from the wall. So what is it and what can it do for […]


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Dual Motor or Single Motor: Which Riser Recliner Mechanism is Best for You?

Rise and Recline Ltd. manufacture a range of adjustable chairs, sofas and beds, right here in the UK. All riser recliner chairs are hand manufactured to each user’s specification, with a wealth of options to choose from, including the type of riser recliner mechanism. So which is right for you? A dual motor riser recliner […]


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Riser Recliner Chair Mechanism Infomercials

Take a look at our new Riser Recliner Chair infomercials. See what the benefits of our Riser Recliner Chairs are.


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