home bathroom safety
Brent Poole
Home Improvements

When we are young, we haven’t a care in the world, and as we progress through life we learn to adapt to all of those experiences, forever learning and developing new skills while passing on our words of advice to the next generation.

Where am I going with all of this? The family home! That’s right, the home you purchased as a young couple. The home you lived in raising your family. The home that you currently live in, but perhaps, like many, the home that is raising fears about how you will cope in the future. I know “fears” is an odd word to use, but there are some places that the bravest of us now worry about having to face. The bathroom? 

How do we make the bathroom a place that holds no fears? There are a number of small adjustments you can make so your bathroom and your whole home can become a safer place.

  • Handrails
  • Lever handles
  • Lever handle taps
  • Scald-proof taps
  • Comfort height toilet
  • Walk in shower
  • Shower wand
  • Heated towel rails
  • Bathtub Insert
  • Grab bars

These small improvements for your bathroom can lead to living at home longer. No more worrying about downsizing, you have more time to reside where all your memories and personal comforts are. Comfort is what is always needed. Care and consideration for you is a paramount concern.

Connect with a reputable renovator and they will help you to overcome potential dangers, making you that much more secure and independent. 

Brent Poole is the owner operator of Handy Hands Construction, which he has run with his father Jim since 1997. A carpenter by trade, Brent enjoys all types of projects. “We’re not happy until you are happy!”