Home staircases can be a challenge if you have mobility issues. If you live in a multi-level home, it may be hard for you to navigate your steps safely and confidently to access your entire home. Mobility issues, the side effects of medication and vision problems can increase one’s risk of falling, especially as […]
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Stairs got you down? Gain full, safe access to your home with stair lifts. Age in place by removing barriers to multi-level living with stair lifts.
As we celebrate Home Safety Month, we’re looking at how you can adapt your current home to better meet your needs as you get older. This week’s focus is on kitchens, which is a popular renovation area for many homeowners due to its high return on investment and the drastic impact it makes on one living comfortably in their home.
Read the Homecare Advocate for popular kitchen design features to create a safe home environment.
The majority of today’s homes are not well suited to meet the needs of an aging population. By 2030, 20% of the US population will be over the age of 65–twice the number of seniors today.
People overwhelmingly want to remain in their homes as they get older, so we’re doing a 4-part series this month on aging in place and transforming your home to meet your changing needs.