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The Benefits of Vehicle Modifications for Those with Limited Mobility

The Benefits of Vehicle Modifications for Those with Limited Mobility

Posted On: April 23, 2021 by Eco Medical Equipment in: Mobility, Platform Lift, Vehicle modification, Wheelchair

Sometimes it’s hard to imagine a life without the ability to hop in your vehicle and go somewhere whenever you decide to. For individuals with limited mobility, getting in and out of as well as using a vehicle can be quite tricky. The good news is that there are lots of modifications that can be made in order to make the process easier. This equipment can keep those with limited mobility moving and active as they age along with allowing them to remain independent.  Benefits:  1. Easy to Unload  One of the top benefits to modifying your vehicle is that it makes getting in and out of the car much easier. Simply drive onto a mobility ramp and allow the equipment to do the work for you.  2. Simple Controls  Not only are vehicle modifications easy to set up, but they’re easy to control, too. Many of the products have an easy-to-use, 2 button hand control for your convenience. You don’t need to be a technology expert to
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Vehicle Modification

The Benefits of Vehicle Modifications for Those with Limited Mobility

Posted On: April 23, 2021 by Eco Medical Equipment in: Mobility, Platform Lift, Vehicle modification, Wheelchair

Sometimes it’s hard to imagine a life without the ability to hop in your vehicle and go somewhere whenever you decide to. For individuals with limited mobility, getting in and out of as well as using a vehicle can be quite tricky. The good news is that there are lots of modifications that can be made in order to make the process easier. This equipment can keep those with limited mobility moving and active as they age...

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Tags: Benefits, Mobility, Modifications, Vehicle

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Top 5 Bathroom Safety Hazards to Remove

Posted On: April 9, 2021 by Eco Medical Equipment in: Bathroom Safety

It’s no secret that the bathroom is the most dangerous room in the house, especially for older individuals. As mobility decreases with age, getting around isn’t quite as easy as it once was, and falls become more of a risk. There are various hazards in the bathroom that can be removed or fixed to provide for a safer, senior-friendly space so you don’t have to worry as much. 

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Tags: Bathroom Safety, Falls, Shower

What to Consider When Looking for a Lift Chair

What to Consider When Looking for a Lift Chair

Posted On: March 26, 2021 by Eco Medical Equipment in: Lift Chair, Medical Equipment, Mobility

Maybe you’ve decided to make the smart decision to invest in a lift chair but aren’t sure where to start. The first step is to figure out what your priorities are and decide which features are most important to you. Below are some key considerations to think about before making your decision. 

Size of Room 

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Tags: HME, Lift Chair, Mobility

Why Lowest Price Isn’t Always the Best Choice

Why Lowest Price Isn’t Always the Best Choice

Posted On: March 12, 2021 by Eco Medical Equipment in: Medical Equipment, Price

You’ve heard the saying “you get what you pay for,” and that’s especially true when it comes to pricey medical equipment like lift chairs, medical beds, wheelchairs and more. These products are meant to last, so sometimes that means spending a little extra for high-quality. Below we explain why the lowest price isn’t always the best choice long-term. 

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Tags: Best Choice, Cost, EcoMedical, High-quality, Price

Top Tips on Choosing Your Residential Elevator

Top Tips on Choosing Your Residential Elevator

Posted On: February 19, 2021 by Eco Medical Equipment in: Elevator, Residential

Adding a residential elevator to your living space is a big step and the process of choosing which is best for you may seem complicated. We’re here to ease your worries by giving you our top tips on making that decision. 

Determine Your Style 

Just like other home medical equipment products,...

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Tags: EcoMedical, Elevator, Home Elevator, Residential

FAQs When Purchasing a Lift Chair

FAQs When Purchasing a Lift Chair

Posted On: February 5, 2021 by Eco Medical Equipment in: Lift Chair

Whether you’ve decided on buying a lift chair and just aren’t sure which one or you’re still on the fence about getting one at all, this blog is for you. We’re here to answer your questions about benefits, delivery, payment, repairs, services, specific products and more. 

 

Daily and Long-Term...
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Tags: EcoMedical, Lift Chair

Maintain Your Ride: Wheelchair Care Tips

Maintain Your Ride: Wheelchair Care Tips

Posted On: January 22, 2021 by Eco Medical Equipment in: Wheelchair

When it comes to your wheelchair, taking care of it properly is important if you want it to last longer and give you a smoother ride. Just like caring for yourself, there are things you should do each day and other things that don’t need to be checked as often. In this blog, we’ll break down important tips for you to do each day, week, month and quarter. 

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Tags: Care, EcoMedical, Wheelchair

New Year, New Health Goals

New Year, New Health Goals

Posted On: January 8, 2021 by Eco Medical Equipment in: Diet, Exercise, Health, Home Modification, Mobility

There’s no better time than the start of a new year to set new goals for a healthier lifestyle. The great part about New Year’s resolutions is that they’re meant for individuals of any age and chapter of life! If you’re an older adult and want some health inspiration, read below for beneficial, senior-friendly health goals. 

Improve Your Diet 

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Tags: Health, New Year

How to Make Your Mobility Device Your Own

How to Make Your Mobility Device Your Own

Posted On: December 25, 2020 by Eco Medical Equipment in: Mobility

Now that you have an electric scooter, wheelchair or other mobility device, it’s time to make it your own! Whether you’re looking for design customizations to stand out or want additions to make it more efficient and user-friendly, we have ideas for both. Keep reading to learn how you can customize your new ride! 

Pick from a Variety of Color Options  Read More

Tags: Mobility

The Top 3 Modifications for a Safer Home

The Top 3 Modifications for a Safer Home

Posted On: December 11, 2020 by Eco Medical Equipment in: Home Elevator, Home Modification, Medical Equipment, Platform Lift, Stairlift

Not only has COVID-19 caused a decline in public outings in general, but it also has led more elderly individuals to age in the comfort of his or her own house rather than moving to a retirement home. If you're included in this aging-in-place population, we’re here to remind you of the importance of making your home as safe as possible to avoid home injuries. The following three...

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Tags: Home Elevator, Home Modification, Platform Lift, Stairlift

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