If you've just purchased your first lift chair, you may find yourself wondering if you chose the wrong size when you sit in it for the first time and notice that your feet hang off the end of the foot rest. Don't be alarmed - this is actually normal.
From time to time, customers express concerns or complaints that their lift chair's foot rest isn't long enough to support their feet. What they - and you - may not know is that this is actually done by design. Consult the diagram below for a full explanation of why your heels don't need to rest on the foot rest.