High Rise Step-Up provides extra height for kids to reach kitchen counters, sinks, or other hard to reach places in the home. Hand holds and non-slip treads allow for safe independent steps up and down. The High Rise Step Up safely supports up to 125 pounds. This stool is a great options families seeking the height benefits of a learning tower at a more affordable price. Because the back is not enclosed, this may work best for slightly older children who may not need greater supervision.