[Updated November 2017] Extension ladders are adjustable length ladders that typically consist of two or more telescoping sections. We researched the top rated extension ladders from a variety of sources to create our easy to use buying guide.
Highest rated extension ladders based on Amazon customer reviews
Looking at what Amazon customers had to say, we gave the highest rating to an extension ladder from Finether. After that is a model from Louisville Ladder, followed by one from Homegear. Next in line on Amazon is a ladder from Werner, and another Louisville Ladder model. The second half of our list from Amazon includes extension ladders from Black & Decker, Werner, and Louisville Ladder. Our list is rounded off by DeWalt and Werner.
Best rated extension ladders based on Lowes customer ratings
Based on the ratings and reviews from customers at Lowes, we gave the highest rating to an extension ladder from Werner. An Xtend & Climb model takes the next spot in our list. The remainder of the list of best extension ladders from Lowes includes several other models from Werner.
Across the sources we researched, there were a number of extension ladders that received high ratings and good customer reviews. We recommend taking a careful look at the specifications of the ladders you are considering to ensure they meet your requirements for capacity and length.
Sources: americanladderinstitute.org, amazon.com, lowes.com