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Sep
22

Some people assume that seniors aren’t interested in technology - or that they can’t understand it. On the other end of the spectrum, some companies are developing high tech gadgets that are meant to help seniors. These gadgets may... Read More


Jul
8

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that one out of every four Americans over the age of 65 suffers a fall each year. Falls are the leading cause of death among older adults and account for the most non-fatal... Read More


Jun
11

Driving a car is something that many people take for granted — the ability to go wherever you want or need to go, whenever you need it. For someone with a disability, though, transportation can be a challenge. Public transportation is not... Read More


May
11

Most of us don’t enjoy cleaning, but there are many advantages to doing so. From reducing allergens to getting rid of toxins to increasing our ability to relax fully in our homes, cleaning is one of the best ways to give our families and... Read More


Apr
23

Most Americans settle in a home, envisioning a permanent life refuge. Achieving this vision of aging in place, though, means preparing the home now to anticipate future needs. Doing so successfully can allow older adults to remain independent,... Read More


Mar
18

To our HandyPro Valued Clients,  Thank you for your continued loyalty and trust in HandyPro in these uncertain times. Our commitment and responsibility towards the health and safety of you and your family have never been stronger, it... Read More


Mar
4

The newest patterns, textures, finishes, styles, and paints of all types are the major bathroom trends for this year. Go for the most upgraded styles in the market and look for some inspiration online for the next bathroom remodel. From... Read More


Jan
24

According to physical activity guidelines for seniors, the need for regular aerobic exercise doesn’t lessen with age. In your golden years, daily physical activity is essential in preventing falls, improving your stability,... Read More


Dec
23

The holidays are nearly upon us, which leaves many families scrambling to finish everything on their to-do list.  From shopping for friends and family to decorating your home and preparing for guests, this time of year can feel particularly... Read More


Oct
31

If you want to make your home more accessible just in case you will need that as you grow older or whether you are making your home more accessible for an older loved one, you are not alone! The aging of the baby boomer population is bringing... Read More


Jul
3

Why You Should Consider Getting a Home Energy Audit Are areas in your home uncomfortably hot in the summer, or freezing cold in the winter? Do you feel like your home is dusty or has musty smells? Whether you have lived in your house for decades or... Read More


Mar
12

Spring is right around the corner, which for many homeowners means getting their home in peak condition both inside and out. With the weather warming up, there are often plenty of outdoor home improvement projects that you can now tackle, addressing... Read More


Feb
1

How Interior Painting Can Transform Your Home A question that we are often asked from homeowners is, “How often should I paint my walls?” Not surprisingly, many homeowners go too long in between coats of fresh paint in a room, assuming... Read More


Jan
9

Photo Credit: Pexels Small Changes that Make a Big Difference in Home Decor  The smallest of changes can make the biggest of differences in home decoration. A little sprucing here and updating there will make a stale room seem refreshed and... Read More


Nov
7

  Image via Pixabay Retirees: 5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Let Loose Baby Boomers, listen up! You’ve worked hard your entire life. Now that you’ve retired, it’s time to relax and live a little. While packing away... Read More


Oct
9

Image courtesy of Pixabay Much is made of decluttering these days. Baby boomers are downsizing, millennials love minimalism and letting go of things is supposed to be good for us. But how do those choices affect the environment? Follow these... Read More


Sep
13

Photo via Pixabay How to Plan for Long-Term Care and Cover the Associated Expenses Many people wait until it’s too late to start thinking about their long-term care needs. Although it’s hard to hear, about 52 percent of people over 65... Read More


Aug
15

Keeping Your Home Safe for You and Your Family Your home should be a safe haven, for both you and your family members. In order to ensure that it stays that way, there are some precautions that you need to take. The following are important to... Read More


Jul
17

If you are a homeowner, chances are that at some point you will need a handyman. A good handyman’s information can be worth their weight in gold. However, finding that skilled, yet affordable handyman can be a challenge. When looking for... Read More


Jun
6

Got Holes in Your Wall?  DIY Drywall Repair Whether it’s a small ding from a doorknob or a dent from a misguided chair, as a homeowner chances are you will eventually face the need for some drywall repairs. Fixing small drywall... Read More


May
11

This Mother’s Day, Give Mom a Gift that Will Keep on Giving Mother’s Day is a wonderful time to recognize one of the most important people in your life. But does the usual flowers and card really tell Mom how you feel? Instead this year... Read More


Mar
21

We have all been there when a valuable item goes down the drain. This is not uncommon for items such as rings, earrings, and other items that are precious to us. Your first instinct might be complete devastation, assuming that the item is lost... Read More


Feb
14

With 2018 upon us, this is a time when many homeowners reflect on what they want to accomplish in the coming year. For some that means, finally giving their home a facelift. Whether your kitchen hasn’t seen any renovations in decades or... Read More


Jan
25

Your kitchen is one of the busiest areas of your home, with family members often crowding in at once competing for space. The kitchen is also an unavoidable room in any home, an area where you spend a lot of time. It is so important that your... Read More


Sep
27

Value vs. Price: What to Look for in a Contractor In the world of contracting the old adage "You get what you pay for" certainly rings true. While we all want to find a good price, it is important to understand that this is not the only factor to... Read More


Jul
21

Understand the Traffic Flow of Your Home’s Kitchen Your kitchen is one of the busiest areas of your home, with many family members often crowding in at once competing for space. This can lead to a lot of frustration, and even arguments among... Read More


Jun
29

Home improvement projects are a great way to make your home look good and to best fit your family’s needs. It is an added bonus when the money that you invest in these projects ultimately pay themselves back in the increased value of your... Read More


Feb
28

Giving your existing deck a facelift will take a little time, however will result in a beautiful outdoor living space for years to come. Painted decks can flake or deteriorate quickly based on many factors which include weather, usage, spills from... Read More


Jan
31

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 1.8 million people 65 and older were treated in emergency departments for nonfatal injuries from falls.  Today there are many modification services and products... Read More


Dec
20

Anyone that has taken care of an elderly person knows that there are certain things that will need to be done to their home in order to make it safe for them to live. More elderly people prefer to stay in their own homes for as long as they can. To... Read More


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Healthy Living

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Getting Your Home Ready for the Christmas

Why You Should Consider Getting a Home Energy Aduit

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Home Modifications

A Guide to Home Safety For Seniors

Car Modifications for People With Disabilities

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Safety for Seniors: How to Help Your Loved One Age in Place

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How to Safely and Comfortably Age in Place

The Benefits of Modular Wheelchair Ramps

Celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the ADA

How to Know it's Time For a Walk-In Tub

The Best Places to Install Bathroom Grab Bars

6 Bathroom Safety Tips That will Help You Live to 100

Organization

How Cleaning Can Improve Your Mental and Physical Health

Renovating with Independence in Mind

What to Do Before Moving Mom In

Small Changes that Make a Big Difference in Home Decor

Retirees: 5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Let Loose

Decluttering Tips for a Healthier Environment and a Happier You

How to Save Space and Stay Organized With Terrific Shelving

Top 8 Ways to Simplify Your Dorm

Remodeling

You Should Not Miss These Bathroom Trends in 2020

Top Kitchen Features for 2018

Improve the Traffic Flow of Your Kitchen

Value vs. Price: What to Look for in a Contractor

Understand the Traffic Flow of Your Home's Kitchen

Top Home Improvement Projects That Pay You Back

Build Your Own Backyard Retreat

10 Easy Upgrades to Improve Your Kitchen on a Budget

Technology

Simple Tech Solutions for Seniors That Will Make Your Life Easier

How Modern-Day Technology Helps Seniors to Feel Their Best and Live Their Healthiest Lives

8 Gadgets to Help Seniors Live at Home

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