An overwhelming majority of ER doctors agree that falls are the most common accidents in the home. Falls are costly and can become a serious disabling injury that causes severe pain and limits independence. Falls in the bathroom are the most prominent.
Getting in and out of the bathtub or shower, getting on or off the toilet are particularly dangerous areas. To help steady themselves, many people use towel bars and countertops for balance or leverage. This may lead to serious injury and disability.
That’s where INSTALL DON’T FALL comes in! With our professional and courteous services we will install exactly what you need to stay safe and mobile in your home. Some of the services include:
Safety Grab Bars - Wall Mounted Shower Seats - Hand Held Shower
Wall to Floor Grab Bars - Folding Tub Bench – and MUCH MORE!
Grab bars are safety devices designed to enable a person to maintain balance, lessen fatigue while standing, assist in maneuvering or simply to have something to grab onto in case of a slip or fall.
Grab bars also help individuals that have difficulty sitting down, have balance problems while seated, or need help rising from a seated position.When used in the shower or bathtub, grab bars help while transferring in and out of the enclosure and while moving around once inside.
Grab bars can also be used to assist care givers in transferring patients from bath area to shower, toilet, chair, etc. Therefore not causing injury to themselves in the process.
Under no circumstance should towel rods, countertops or improperly installed grab bars be used as bathroom aids. This will not support a person who loses their balance.
Grab bars in the home are a necessity for safety. We provide and install quality stainless steel grab bars by Moen with a lifetime manufacturer warranty.Best of all an INSTALL DON’T FALL SAFETY SPECIALIST will work with you to design the optimal configuration for your particular needs!
A shower seat is a much needed upgrade to any shower or tub where an elderly or mobility challenged person may be living. With your shower seat installed, you can breathe easier knowing there is less of a chance of slips and falls. You will be able to maintain your independence and safety while avoiding a slippery and dangerous environment.
Shower seats come in several configurations for different needs and décor. We can help you decide which one is best suited to your needs.
We install portable mobility ramps from EZ-ACCESS which provides a wide range of accessibility possibilities. Choose from suitcase ramps, tri-fold ramps, angled entry ramps, modular entry mats and more to make every threshold smooth and safe.
EZ-ACCESS offers a pathway modular ramp system, the safest and most customizable modular ramp system available with multiple configurations to fit each unique home entrance.
Hand held shower heads are something everybody needs. A hand held shower head is one of the most useful, economical and safe to use product for all family members and especially the mobility challenged.
As seniors lose some of their mobility and flexibility, it gets harder and harder to move around freely and bathe the “hard to reach” areas. The hand held shower head allows time for adjustment of water temperature before use, avoiding possible injury.
The hand held showers we provide are a quality Moen product. The 7 foot long flexible hose with a pause feature and can be used easily in a seated position. As with all Moen products, it comes with a lifetime guarantee.