With space in urban settings skyrocketing to a premium price, homeowners and builders need to get creative. Enter the VertiWalk! This new “stairway” system takes minimal space and holds several other advantages over traditional staircases.


The VertiWalk looks like a cross between a ladder and a swing, taking minimal space as it’s made with vertical pulleys. The pulley-based system allows riders to manually propel themselves upwards using their arms and legs.


The VertiWalk takes approximately 10% of the energy needed to climb stairs, so it is also an efficient way to remain moving during our increasingly sedentary days.

Many have hailed this system as a breakthrough as people with physical impairments can use it without additional aids. 

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