10 holiday gift ideas that keep seniors safe in the homeChristmas BILD
As my parents have been getting older and they’ve been fixing up their “empty nest,” it’s been great to find gifts that they have really liked, and that are helping to keep them safe at home.  Two and a half years ago I looked at my parent’s back stairway which didn’t have any stairs and told my mom, you guys really should have a railing put up back there.  My dad’s answer of course was “we don’t need that.”  Three months later he was going into urgent care to have his hip checked out in the Emergency Room because he slipped and fell on the icy stairs.  Since then they’ve been actually excited and have added a number of the upgrades listed below.  Click on the title’s below to learn more about the options available:
Designer grab bars – today there are so many options available in various styles, price ranges, and features.   BILD carries options including: Moen, Healtcraft, and Ponte Giulio
Functional grab bars – options that are aesthetic and functional including, toilet paper holders, soap dish, accessory shelf, and towel racks.
Custom home safety gate – Wisconsin manufactured and beautiful, quality and custom safety gates, enhance your home’s beauty.  Our Gatekeeper gates are removable, and durable (ASTM safety rated)
Battery operated tub lift – Making it easier to get in and out of the tub for a soak – water safe bathtub lifts provide a great option for easy bathing.
Affordable tub cut-out  (convert your bathtub into a walk in tub) – Tub cut outs are reversible and offer a cost effective way to make it easier to get in and out of your existing bathtub.
Railings – A variety of options are available for home railings and safety.
Home stair lift – making one of the most dangerous and challenging areas of the home, friendly and easy to manage again is a priceless investment and a generous gift of security and peace of mind in your home
Lift chairs – BILD provides the high end line of Nexidea lift chairs which offer multiple options in styles, colors, and patterns.
Kitchen shelving upgrade – Simple changes can make it much easier to manage in the kitchen and at home, including installation of hardware for pull down, or lift up shelving.
Vehicle wheelchair lift – the freedom to leave home with your wheelchair or scooter is possible with almost any vehicle with a rear mounting wheelchair or scooter lift.  Options are available for back or car platforms or to bring your scooter or chair into the car.
 
For more information on any of these options please contact BILD directly at: 262-671-2032 – WI,  847-453-8866 – IL, or 888-482-BILD (2453).  Or email us at [email protected].  Research more ideas and resources for making your home, business or church accessible at www.bildnow.com.
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