In today’s society, aging in place is becoming easier than ever. A few modifications to some of the rooms in a home can make it both a comfortable and safe place to age. Many new products are on the market to make rooms such as bathrooms much safer. Most modifications … [Read more...]
Aging in Place Home Safety
Home safety ideas, tips, prevention and more for aging in place seniors and caregivers.
During this time, the Home Safety Council (HSC) is working to educate people how to keep their homes safe from accidents and injury. They have a lot of information available on their website for seniors who are aging in place.Safety at home is so important; especially for … [Read more...]
When it comes to falls, using that 'ounce of prevention' is worth it's weight in gold. Keep an aging in place senior safe at home by implementing safety equipment installed by professionals.These videos describe a rail provided by Self Assist Rails that are used by seniors to … [Read more...]
Researchers at the University of Technology in Sydney, Australian may have found a way to reduce falls for older people. Sven Rees, a PhD student at the University, said that standing on a platform that vibrates for ten minutes or less could help seniors keep their balance better … [Read more...]
Are you taking care of mom or dad while they are aging in place? Here are some great tips you can use to help ensure their home is a safe environment for them.The month of June is recognized as National Home Safety Month. Take a few minutes along with millions of other adult … [Read more...]
There is much to-do about aging in place, especially in terms of home remodeling. With the advent of the NAHB's CAPS certification, builders and service providers across America have further focused their efforts to provide quality services and products to elderly consumers and … [Read more...]