Making smart additions to the kitchen, such as automatic faucets or water-temperature regulators to prevent scalding, can boost the safety of meal prep and cleanup. Here are some other smart products that can make life easier while aging in place.
High-pile carpet and uneven floors are trip hazards for those wishing to age in place. While carpet is soft and warm underfoot, loose-looped or shag carpet can be dangerous. A low-pile alternative will make it safer, especially in low-light conditions. Here’s our definitive guide on how to choose carpet.