Skylark electric folding attic stairs. Available from Premier Loft Ladders

Skylark Electric Folding Attic Stairs

Skylark fully automatic attic stairs…

…traditional style, modern technology

From £2,865 (excl. VAT)

Including delivery to any UK mainland address


Material: Wood
Operation: Fully electric folding ladder
Load capacity: 150 kg per step
U-value: 0.71 W/m2K
Max floor-to-ceiling height: 3.5 m

Skylark electric folding attic stairs feature a 3-section wooden loft ladder with electric motor operation. With the press of a button, the beautiful Skylark stairs open and unfold. As a result, there is no manual effort needed. The electric folding attic stairs come with one infrared remote control handset, one hardwired switch in the attic and one hardwired switch on the lid.

The premium beech hardwood ladder is attached to and contained within a sealed and highly insulated hatch (U-value of 0.71 W/m2K). The Skylark also comes deep non-slip treads, two handrails, steps with a rise of just 230 mm and a climbing angle of 64 degrees. Therefore offering safe and comfortable access to your loft


Key benefits at a glance

  • Effortless operation.
  • Beautiful wooden loft ladder manufactured from high quality materials for strength and durability.
  • Infrared remote control as standard.
  • Battery back up in case of power outage.
  • Quiet operation (only 30 decibels).
  • Load capacity of 150 kg per step.
  • Energy efficient hatch box and trapdoor (U-value of 0.71 W/m2K).
  • Available made to order to meet your exact specification.
  • Electrically operated folding wooden loft ladder
    • Easy to operate
    • Convenience
  • Manufactured from beech hardwood and 5 mm steel brackets
    • Strength
    • Resilient
    • Hard wearing
  • Load capacity of 150 kg per tread.
  • Multiple operating switches
    • One remote control handset
    • One wired switch in the attic (used to operate the unit if the Skylark has been closed while someone is in the loft by accident)
    • Plus, one wired switch on the underside of the Skylark hatch
  • Power pack with battery back up in case of power shortage
    • Skylark can be operated 15 times on battery power alone
    • Battery recharges automatically once power has been restored
  • Insulated and sealed hatch – U-Value of 0.71 W/m2K.
  • The Skylark can be made in a wide range of sizes to suit your needs
  • Available in standard sizes for floor-to-ceiling heights up to 3500 mm
  • Step width of 338 mm (x 105 mm deep)
  • Handrails on both sides

A semi-automatic version of the Skylark foldaway attic stairs is also available. Only the trapdoor is electrically operated. As a result, the wooden ladder must be unfolded (& folded) manually.

For further details, please contact us.

Skylark electric folding attic stairs are made-to-order in a range of standard sizes. Please take note of the min. and max. dimensions as shown below. Frame widths increase at 50mm increments.

Floor-to-ceiling height (mm) Minimum frame length (mm)* Opening frame (mm)* Case height (mm)
up to 2500 1200 550 to 900 110
2501 to 2900 1350 550 to 900 110
2901 to 3200 1500 550 to 900 110
3201 to 3500 1600 550 to 900 110

* Important – please note that these are frame dimensions (not structural opening dimensions). When preparing your ceiling opening, please add 10 mm to the Skylark frame length and 10 mm to the width.

Please contact us to discuss your requirements and to arrange a quotation.

  • Manufactured and tested to BS EN 14975 (certified by BSI) and ANSI 14.9
  • Supplied with a Skylark manufacturer’s 10-year parts warranty



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