Top 5 Walking Stick in Singapore
A walking stick is the biggest support for the people who need it. People in their old age often seem to face the problem of feeling too weak to move around. A walking stick can provide them the support they need. Not just old people, many medical conditions or unexpected accidents can cause people to need support to walk around. They can belong to any age group. For those people, having a walking stick is mandatory. In most cases, they need one to just stand up. While it might be temporary for some people, it can end up being lifetime support for many.
Whether you need a walking stick for yourself or someone in the family, look for a quality one so that they can have the best of what is available. You’ll find a list of 5 walking sticks below. Take a look and pick out the one you feel is the most suitable.
1) Ta-Da Chair (Walking Stick to Seat)
A walking seat that can be turned into a seat anytime, what more can anyone want? If you’re feeling too tired to walk, you can easily pull out the seat and sit down for a while. The design is pretty compact. You’d expect it to be bulky since there is a folded seat there, but stick looks pretty slim. The seat is pretty ergonomic. The stick handle also has a very comfortable grip. The stick is made from German steel and the seat has high-quality nylon. So the overall built is very durable and long-lasting.
Price: S$100 range
2) earbuds Walking Stick Stool
This is another stick-cum-seat. It has a stool built into the stick so you can take a break anytime you want. There are not one, but three legs of this stick. It brings a very good balance and stabilization whether you’re taking a walk or sitting down. The grip is very smooth and comfortable. You can easily pull out the stick by holding onto the grip. It slides in and out very smoothly, without making any noise. There is a small button that locks the seat into place. The seat has a dotted texture which makes sitting more comfortable.
Price: S$80 range
3) THE GOLDEN CONCEPTS Designer Walking Sticks
If you’re looking for a walking stick which is not only practical but also stylish, then this is the one for you. It’s very simple and practical. The wood handle is comfortable and strong. The stick is available in various designs, all of them pretty exquisite. The height can be adjusted as needed. There is a rubber-texture on the tip which prevents the stick from slipping no matter how smooth the ground is. The stick can be folded and it comes with a carrying bag. You can easily store it away or carry around.
Price: S$40 range
4) HealthKets Walking Stick
In the age of modern technology and its evolution, enjoy a smart walking stick. It comes with an LED light on the front which illuminates the road more, especially at night. The stick can be adjusted at 10 different points. There is also a built-in FM radio with volume controls so you can listen to music while walking. It has an alarm that gets triggered if the stick falls, which mean the person using it would might have fallen as well. The alarm can alert anyone around who can come over to help the person. The handle design is very comfortable and ignites no strain in the hand.
Price: S$20 range
5) Takeaseat Walking Stick
This foldable walking stick comes with a LED that can make it easier for you to take a stroll in the night. The light is placed at the front of the handle. The handle is .very comfortable to the touch and the light switch I at the perfect button. You can easily turn it on and off without straining your fingers. The handle grip is made of sponge that can absorb the sweat from your palms so the stick won’t be slippery. The tip has a non-slip base and is extremely stable. You can adjust the height as needed. This aluminum built stick is undoubtedly a durable one. It’s lightweight and easy to carry because of its foldable design.
Price: S$10 range
Walking Stick Maintenance Guide
A walking stick keeps many people on their feet when they can, it cares for them. So you should care about it as well. Proper care and maintenance can make a walking stick last for years. For many of the elder people, a quality walking stick can last a lifetime.
Most sticks are made of wood or have wooden parts in them. So you cannot simply wash it with water. Take a soft cloth and a soapy solution. Soak the cloth in the solution and wring it as much as possible. Wipe over the stick thoroughly. You can also use a sponge for scrubbing the tip since that collects the most dirt from being in contact with the ground all the time. Also, wipe the handle with a disinfecting wipe if possible to kill off any germs that might be there from the hand.
After the thorough scrubbing, take a dry cloth and wipe over the stick again. Get rid of any excess water. If the stick has wood or leather is any part, take some oil. You can use vegetable oil or machine oil. Take a soft cotton pad, dip it into the oil and wipe over the wooden and leather parts. It will keep them shiny and in good condition for a very long time.
Try to follow this cleaning routine after 10-15 days. After every use, clean the stick with a dry cloth before putting it away.
After going through the list, we hope you have a better idea about the available walking sticks in the market. Now you can easily make a purchase.