47 Quick Bathroom Safety Tips

Store cords away from water sources. Install slip resistant flooring. Update wiring in very old homes/bathrooms. Install child-proof tub and sink knobs. Keep your home’s water temp at or below 120 degrees fahrenheit. Cap electrical outlets with safety covers. Avoid using space heaters or extension cords in the bathroom. Lock up cleaning supplies, prescriptions and … Continued

HELOCs and Tax Write-Offs: The Latest News

Here’s a timeline of how it breaks down: 1913: The U.S. government creates income tax, allowing Americans to deduct interest from almost any loan, including credit cards, student debt, and car payments, citing that interest payments were “an expense of earning business and investment income.” 1986: The Tax Reform Act is passed, reducing the deductibility … Continued

8 Clever Ways to Increase Your Bathroom’s Functionality

But, there is more opportunity to maximize your bathroom’s functionality than you might expect. Sure, throwing some cubbies under the counter and buying a drawer divider helps organize the space, but trust us when we say there is yet-untapped potential to for your bathroom to serve your family’s needs even better. So, how do you … Continued

Walk-In Bathtubs

According to a government census, by 2020, the 65+ population will reach approximately 83.7 million—that’s almost double its estimated population of 43.1 million just five years ago. These mature adults are living longer than previous generations, and many prefer to remain in their own homes as long as possible. Re-Bath walk-in tubs turn that desire … Continued

Universal Design

Beautiful Design and Access for All. Universal Design is the concept of creating a thoughtful space for all people, regardless of their age, size, or ability. Re-Bath safety and mobility solutions make it easy to embrace the principles of universal design in your bathroom remodel. Here, form and function meet beauty and style. Grab bars … Continued

ADA Compliance

Healthy home. Healthy you. The right bathroom remodel can do so much more than just improve appearances—it can keep you and your home healthy. At Re-Bath, our goal is to give you a comfortable, safe, healthy space that you can enjoy for many years to come. There are many reasons to remodel your bathroom, but … Continued

How to Prevent Slips and Falls in the Bathroom

Preventing Bathroom Slips & Falls Adhesive Bathmats A bathmat’s curling edges, loose loops of thread, or slippery backs can cause trips and falls. To ensure your bathmat is safe, invest in one with an adhesive back that won’t slide when stepped on. If you’re in love with your current bathmat, try adding Velcro to the underside … Continued

Bathroom Safety Guidelines for the Whole Family

The bathroom is a unique place in the home where friends and family can pause for a moment to relax and refresh. However, this at-home retreat is also known as the most dangerous room in the house. A unique combination of factors, if not properly addressed, can lead to serious injury. Be aware of the following bathroom safety concerns and how to … Continued