1st Floor Bedroom Tips

Tips for Moving a Bedroom to the First Floor

Stairs are a problem for your dad. The bedrooms in his house are all upstairs. You worry about him climbing stairs at night, especially if the only bathroom is on the first level. He doesn’t want to move. An alternative to moving is to bring his bedroom downstairs. If there’s a den or unused living area downstairs, moving a bedroom downstairs is easy to do.

Senior Care in Fresno CA: Senior First Floor Bedroom Tips

Senior Care in Fresno CA: Senior First Floor Bedroom Tips

 

Here are some tips…

 

-Pick the Room to Convert

If there is already a bathroom on his first level, that makes things easy. If there isn’t, you’ll need to convert a room into his bedroom. Does he have a separate dining room that’s rarely used? Is there a den/office that tends to be the room used for storage? Either of those rooms can turn into a dining room.

 

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