A Homeowner’s Guide To Bathroom Accessibility

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Mobility issues or difficulties in physical functioning are a reality for 15 percent of the population in the U.S.—that’s 38 million adults, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Private, residential homes are not covered by the Americans with Disability Act (ADA). Studies indicate that fewer than five percent of homes in … Read more

5 Tips to Consider when Designing Your Accessible Bathroom

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Accessible bathroom remodeling isn’t limited to individuals with disabilities or aging adults confined to a wheelchair. Homeowners renovating their bathrooms need to re-evaluate design considerations to best fit their needs as they age in their homes. Common aspects of a bathroom like wet shower tile and a low toilet can pose a threat to the … Read more

Should You Convert Your Bathroom For the Elderly?

Most bathrooms in our homes are not friendly for the elderly since this group of people requires specialized bathrooms like grab bars, raised toilet seats and support poles. It is therefore important that we convert our bathrooms to introduce features that are friendly for the elderly. Such features will even motivate them to do take … Read more

A Beginners Guide to Ensuring a Fully Accessible Bathroom

Senior citizens suffer from fatal falls, which are unfortunate events that happen in the bathroom. Some of these accidents occur because of slippery surfaces, lack of support bars, cluttered floors and poor lighting. All these are potential hazards for individuals with failing eyesight and reduced muscle coordination as well as physical strength. Fortunately, you can … Read more

12 Bathroom Accessories to Complete Your Space

A successful bathroom remodel is all about the details. Sure, selecting the right tiles, lighting and vanity are essential, but useful accessories are what set your renovated bathroom apart. Take your space from ordinary to extraordinary with these 12 bathroom accessories. Shower caddy and bathtub tray: Cut the clutter with a hanging caddy or built-in … Read more

The Value Added by a Bathroom Remodel

Why Do We Need A Remodeling Plan? From Walk-In Tubs to Replacement Showers, Determine Your Options With the outpouring of new options for bathroom remodeling in Ocean County, it can be difficult to know where to start. Before calling your local contractors, know that a complete bath remodel can add 20% to your home’s value, … Read more