Age-friendly homes are ones that meet your needs at all stages of life, particularly in later life. In our Blog pages you will find useful tips, ideas and inspiration to future-proof your or your loved-one’s home.
The comforting blue flame of a gas hob has fuelled many generations of hearty family meals around the kitchen table. But combustible gas appliances are also one of the most significant risks to household safety if not used properly or maintained well.
We all know that fresh air is good for us – but do you know how to keep your indoor air healthy?
Grand Designers and Home Refurbishers – Is your home the right kind of HAPPI? HAPPI is is a design code of 10 principles for a healthy, social and comfortable home life.
Our homes have a big part to play in staying independent as we age. If you need these changes because of an illness, degenerative condition or accident you likely need some additional specialist input – so who else should you go to? An O.T. (Occupational Therapist) will help you align your aspirations and abilities with your environment by undertaking an assessment of you – that is what they specialise in.
Improving how well the main elements in a room can be distinguished against each other is another great, low-cost adjustment. Can you easily identify the walls, floors, furniture and switches in the room you are in right now?