Home modification and repair can help prevent accidents and falls. Research by the National Centers for Disease Control (CDC) suggests that one-third of home accidents can be prevented by modification and repair.
Modification to the home environment can be a key factor in increasing the likelihood of older persons remaining independent and injury-free in their homes.
Removing barriers and safety hazards also helps reduce the stresses associated with the reduction in physical capabilities as people age.
Making your home accessible, from minor improvements to larger projects.
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