Must-Have Bathroom Safety Products for Seniors

Bathrooms require special attention when it comes to eldercare. They are smaller compared to other rooms and have corners and edges that may cause uncertainty to our seniors. And, let’s not forget how risky the floors get with soap, water, and detergents. So, it’s often recommended to take special measures while designing bathrooms for seniors.

Improving bathroom safety makes it easier for older adults to take care of their everyday hygiene. So, here are ten simple and effective products that can help seniors use bathrooms safely –

1. Luna Shower Chair

 

This shower chair is ideal for those who require special care, and for those with disabilities. Some of its features include –

  • Comfortable and supportive backrest for safety and security
  • Supportive armrest eases getting on and off the chair
  • Adjustable height
  • Non-slip rubber feet for stability
  • Tool-free installation

2. Height-adjustable Toilet Safety Rail - Pedder Johnson

 

These adjustable toilet safety rails are designed for those who have difficulty standing up and sitting down. They –

  • Help people get up and sit down with ease
  • Are effective for people with arthritis, joint pain, and back pain
  • Are adjustable and can be easily assembled as well as dismantled

3. Urine Pot - Smart Care

 

Smart Care Urine Pots are designed for complete hygiene and easy living. They are specially designed for individuals who have issues moving around.

  • Suitable for both men and women
  • Extremely lightweight
  • Capacity is 1000 ml

4. Hygienic Bidet BRC-754 - Ciplaplast

 

This bidet by Ciplaplast is a specialized bathroom fixture that helps maintain personal hygiene with ease. It can be easily installed for most toilet seats and comes with an adjustable nozzle. Here are a few reasons that make it an ideal choice –

  • Made from high-quality material
  • Strong and durable construction
  • Comes with a knob to control the water pressure

5. Anti-Slip Shower Mat - Eversafe by Seniority

 

The primary purpose of an Anti-slip mat, as its name suggests, is to prevent people from slipping. They are soft and durable and can be used around bathing areas like bathtubs, showers, etc. These are made of good quality PVC and are extremely important for smooth floors that may be prone to water spills. Here are some of its features -

  • Can be used on smooth and textured floors
  • Acupressure massage points
  • Anti-skid texture

6. Toilet Squat Stool - Evereasy By Seniority

 

To gain the perfect toilet posture, you can opt for this convenient and safe toilet squat stool. It offers relief while reducing pressure and strain on the anal and rectal veins.

  • Helps relieve constipation, bloating, haemorrhoids, straining, etc.
  • Easy to clean
  • Convenient and safe to use

7. Portable Orthopedic Toilet

 

This light-weight portable orthopedic toilet enables elderlies to be independent, making it an ideal purchase. It is recommended, especially for bed-ridden patients as well as senior citizens.

  • Low maintenance and hassle-free
  • Comes with a standard water spray gun
  • Provided with waste level indicator and vent plunger
  • Water Tank Capacity - 12 Lit
  • Waste Collection Sump Capacity - 20 Lit

8. Multi-compartment Mirror Cabinet

 

This high-quality PPCP plastic cabinet can be an ideal purchase for keeping the bathroom mess at bay. It includes –

  • Five inner compartments to store all items in one place
  • A holder on the door to keep smaller items, like toothbrushes
  • Mirror and multiple shelves

9. Disposable Stand and Pee Urination Funnels

 

Stand and Pee funnels can be a go-to alternative for avoiding unhygienic toilets. These biodegradable and disposable urination funnels are perfect for senior women with knee pain.

  • Spill-proof and leak-proof design
  • Helps prevent UTIs and other diseases

10. Rotating Suction-Grab Bar

 

This grab bar is equipped with a colour indicator to highlight safe suction. It is a 12-inch grab bar that is perfect for safety in the bathroom. The rotating suction-grab bar comes with release levers for easy installation and removal.

  • Adjustable angles for a firm grip
  • The colour indicator confirms when the set up becomes "safe secure"

All the above products are made with high-quality material to ensure they are sturdy, durable, easy to clean and maintain.

These products can help boost senior citizen’s self-esteem and mood in performing personal tasks like using the toilet or bathing with confidence and safety. Increased safety means happy living for everyone!