Our certified Senior Home Safety Specialist shares his top-rated vacuum cleaner picks for seniors and the elderly to make cleaning an older adult’s home easier, less painful, and more efficient. These vacuums have features that enhance maneuverability, ease of use, and are low maintenance and easy to empty.
Cordless vacuums are one of the most effective and easiest ways for older adults to keep their homes clean. And cordless cleaners are available in a wide variety of sizes and shapes to suit different kinds of users and jobs. They can easily replace most plug-in cleaners for most household jobs. Here are some of the best.
When planning new flooring for seniors there are several considerations. Think about the senior’s mobility, how slick the floor surface is, the maintenance the floor requires, and how well the flooring will absorb the shock of a fall. Here are the best flooring choices for the elderly with a few to avoid.
Keeping the floors in your home clean is one of the most difficult household tasks there is. What may seem like a simple household chore to most, can be back-aching work for seniors and aging adults. Sweeping, mopping and carrying around a bucket of water all become more and more difficult as we age. Here are some easier ways for seniors to keep their floors sparkling clean.