2018 April

Month: April 2018

Living Rooms and Common Areas Designed with Safety First

PMC  April 24, 2018    pmc  Jeff Conner

Part 4 of Making the home safer for seniors and those with disabilities relates to living spaces in the home. Make sure that living rooms and common areas are designed with safety first, to reduce the risk of an injury in the home.

Safer Bathrooms for Better Peace of Mind

PMC  April 17, 2018    pmc  Jeff Conner

Making the Home Safer for Seniors and Those with Disabilities: A 5-Part Series

Part 3 of the series, Making the home safer for seniors and those with disabilities, focuses on creating safer bathrooms for better peace of mind. Seniors, loved ones, and caregivers are offered tips to make the bathroom space accessible and adaptive.

Bedroom Design That Overcomes Common Accessibility Issues

PMC  April 10, 2018    pmc  Jeff Conner

Making the home safer for seniors and those with disabilities, part 2, covers bedroom design that overcomes common accessibility issues. Since falls impact over one-third of seniors widely, attention to key details such as flooring, bed-height, and lighting, is integral to preserving health and well-being.

Rethinking the Kitchen with a View to Accessibility

PMC  April 3, 2018    pmc  Jeff Conner

Making the home safer for seniors and those with disabilities is a concern all caregivers share. In this first of a five-part series, we explore the components to a well thought out kitchen.

Rethinking the kitchen with a view to accessibility makes sense and reduces the risk of injuries and falls in this area of the home.…