5 Areas In Your Home Where You Can Improve Accessibility

The key to successfully aging in place is keeping your home safe and accessible. Sometimes, however, we don’t know where to begin! Team members from 101 Mobility East Tennessee outline the top 5 areas in a home where accessibility could be limited with solutions for how to fix them. 1. An open floor plan is essential. Achieving…

Make a SPLASH this summer with a residential pool lift!

With the onset of summer and rising temperatures, it seems everyone’s headed outdoors to the pool! But, is your swimming pool accessible for everyone? If not, you may want to consider a residential pool lift. Below, Jennifer Raney, a team member of 101 Mobility, answers the most common pool lift questions. Q: What is the…

INFOGRAPHIC: Aging in Place 101

Class is in session! Aging in place is a great option for keeping independence while maintaining the comforts of home. Here are some tips from 101 Mobility to make aging in place as easy as ABC! Don’t worry–there won’t be a quiz when you’re done! Click here for a larger image. .  For trusted accessibility equipment,…

16 Valuable Pieces of Life Advice from the Elderly

It’s undeniable that the older and aging generation is seasoned with a particular type of wisdom that is unattainable at a younger age. When asked for life advice, members of the elderly community were eager to share their thought provoking, heartwarming, and truly incredible opinions. Below are some of our favorites: Travel! Life is too…

23 Quotes By Maya Angelou That Will Change Your Life

Life Changing Quotes from a Legend Dr. Maya Angelou was known for making the English language ‘sing’. The renowned poet, author, and civil rights activist passed away today in her hometown of Winston-Salem, NC. Born in 1928, she led a triumphant and rich life. Dr. Angelou tirelessly gave her talents to the world – and we are…

Spring Cleaning 101

Spring is finally here! No matter where you are, we hope you’re enjoying the gorgeous weather. Make the inside of your home as pretty as the outside with these simple spring cleaning tips! Create a checklist. Grab a pen and paper and go room to room. Make a list of unorganized cabinets, dusty ceiling fans, and…

5 Super Simple DIY Mother’s Day Gifts

Stay simple and unique this Mother’s Day by creating a gift this year–opt for one of our 5 DIY Mother’s Day gifts below! Flowers are a simple way to express thanks. Create a bouquet from your mom’s flourishing garden or arrange something at a florist. Every time she walks by them they will brighten her…

10 Tips From Mom To Turn Your Week Around

We’ve all been there: struggling to get through the week. Whether it’s work, stress, a fight, or you’re just feeling blah, there’s that one person we always call to talk us into our senses: mom. Below are some tips from mom to help you get through the week! 1. Set a time limit for your temper….

INFOGRAPHIC: Help Mom & Dad age in place!

Even though Mom & Dad are getting older, they want to stay right where they are: home! 101 Mobility offers solutions to potential mobility struggles throughout homes, such as stair lifts and grab bars. Guide Mom & Dad through the maze and help find solutions when a possible hazard emerges! Click here for a larger…

6 “Life Hacks” for Caregivers

101 Mobility understands that balancing your life and your loved one’s needs is no simple task. We’ve outlined our favorite “life hacks” for caregivers to make things a little easier: . A picture is worth a thousand grocery runs. When it finally comes time to go to the store… what exactly did you need again?…