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10 Aging in Place Home Modifications for Seniors

With the advent of new technology and home health care services, a growing number of people are choosing to age in place rather than move to assisted living facilities. According to AARP, nearly 90 percent of people over the age of 65 want to stay in their homes as long as possible, and 80 percent…

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Ramp Calculator

Safety is a top priority when building a wheelchair ramp and can be achieved by complying with ADA standards. This wheelchair ramp calculator helps you find the appropriate length for your ramp to avoid accidents and improve ease of use. On This Page Measurements Needed Ramp Calculations Tips FAQs Measurements Needed Choose the incline based…

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Living with Arthritis: Home Adjustments

Rheumatoid arthritis, commonly referred to as RA, is a chronic condition that affects the joints. This form of arthritis occurs when the body’s immune system begins to attack healthy joints, resulting in a variety of symptoms including stiffness, pain, and overall difficulty with everyday physical activities. If you or someone you know is coping with…

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4 Smart Home Hacks to Help You Age in Place

Hoping to stay in your home forever, no matter your age or ability? Technology — more specifically smart home technology — is becoming a big part of the Aging in Place holistic home improvement strategy that allows you to do just that. “We’ve seen a huge uptick in business as more people look for technology…

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How Smart Technology Can Help Your Aging Parents Stay in Their Home Longer

Not every Millennial knows how to code or is a home improvement DIYer, just like not all Golden Agers need help setting up an email account. Still, it’s true that younger Americans tend to have a better handle on technology than their parents and grandparents. That mastery extends to smart home technology, even though the…

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Errand Running and Personal Assistant Services for Seniors and Elders

In this fast paced world, it has become important to keep an inclusive attitude towards the needs and requirements of our seniors. Errand running and personal assistant service providing companies are extending their offerings to include senior citizen and elderly aide because of how lucrative and emotionally rewardingit has become. They offer an exhaustive list…

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The Ultimate Guide to Optimizing Your Home for a Service Dog

Welcoming a service dog into your home is a life-changing opportunity, and like all major life events, requires plenty of preparation. You’ll need to make some minor, but important, modifications to make your home accessible for your new companion. Use the following guide to optimize your home inside and out will help your service dog…

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