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Make the Bath Significantly Less Dangerous

The bathroom is one of the very dangerous places in the home for elderly individuals. With a fresh walk-in bath, you can make getting in and out of the shower considerably safer and much more secure daily. That reduces the risk of one of the most insecure rooms in the house.

Stay in Your Own Home Significantly Longer with More Independence

Everyone desires in order be able to look after themselves for so long as possible, and to live independently. With a new tub, you may add another couple of years to having the ability take care of yourself, to reside in your home, and be free to decide if you want to bathe, not when you are scheduled to.

Avoid Becoming Seriously Injured from Falling Down

Getting in and out of the tub is just one of the most dangerous activities elderly people can do. By changing for a more reachable bathtub, you can greatly decrease the change of a serious injury from slipping and falling. One serious harm can significantly reduce your freedom and lifespan.

We’re proud to set up walk in tubs and showers for the truly amazing individuals of Madison, to make regular living much easier. Our highly trained technicians here at Cain’s Mobility WI can have a new shower set up all ready to go in your Madison house within a few days!

Make Living Alone in Wisconsin Safe and Fun Once More!

For several aging citizens, having the ability to live within their very own home for so long as possible is the best way to keep dignity and pride in their own lives.

As people age, parts of their bodies begin to break down, and it becomes dangerous to live alone without additional help in the rare case that something happens.

For many elderly people, this means eventually having to move away from the Madison house they’ve lived in for a long time and love, and into a Wisconsin retirement or care facility that is sterile, unknown and not practically the same as their own house in Madison.

By preventing slips and tumbles in the restroom with a new walk in tub, elderly folks will soon manage to stay within their very own home for longer, and revel in the life they’ve lived for a long time.

Stop Worrying about Slipping and Falling in the Restroom, and Get Stability and Balance.

Are you really worried about yourself or your loved one getting in or out of the shower by themselves?

Among the biggest worries for aged individuals living in Madison is the threat of slipping and falling when getting in or out of the shower.

With a walk in tub, you can quit worrying about that chance, because the washing procedure will probably be safe and simple once more.

Without having to step out high over the side, now you have more balance and stability, and can get in and out much simpler.

Prevent Serious Harm that Could Shorten Your Lifespan Significantly

For many aged people residing in Madison, bones could break, and considerably hinder freedom and exercise for years to come. This inactivity and dearth of skill to go can considerably reduce your lifespan and overall happiness and liberty you have every day.

Among the easiest ways to stop harm is in the restroom, with new mobility equipment that make the process of bathing significantly less dangerous than before.

Thus give our Madison team a call immediately to learn how you can avoid serious injury like a busted hip, leg or back, and live more independently for longer and free.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Walk-In Bathtubs

Will AARP cover the cost of equipment and installation?

AARP isn't a supplier of insurance, but contracts with insurance companies to make coverage available to AARP members. AARP will not make people health plan recommendations and does not cover the price of walk in tubs or some well-being needs. AARP does provide accessibility to medical care tools and coverage like other health plans and Medicare Supplement Insurance to members as a resource, but third parties provide member benefits. Check with the plans that are listed under the membership services of AARP in Wisconsin.

What are some of the benefits of getting one?

The most crucial advantage is the fact that it eases your thoughts if you have mobility issues, because depending on your own circumstance, you can slip on a normal bathtub or have problem getting into the bath with no low step threshold. By making bath easier, the design of a walk in bathtub can also make it a lot more suitable for individuals who you depend on in your own life and enable you to live more independently. Besides the advantages of security and accessibility, living independently in Madison is a real concern for individuals suffering from mobility problems. Other benefits include improved relaxation given all the attributes that are available to you. It alleviates the distress associated with ailments that are common.

Will Medicare cover the cost of equipment and installation in Wisconsin?

Medicare will not cover walk in bathtub equipment and installation costs in Wisconsin, because they're home alterations, not durable medical equipment. Durable medical equipment does not include physical changes to a house, simply medical gear and supplies that are used to help a patient in and out of bed or a chair, or make use of a shower or bath easier and safer. Consumer Affairs implies that you might want to contact Medicare to see if (for mobility safety reasons) a walk in bath is justified to determine if the equipment may be somewhat compensated. More times than not, they will not cover it. But if you are qualified for Medicaid, the program in your state may give you some financial assistance for a walk in bath. You may qualify for a Home and Community Based Service (HCBS) waiver to play for certain specialized medical equipment and availability modifications. In the event you are a receiver of Medicaid and Medicare, it's also advisable to consider the Dual-Eligible Specific Needs Plan. This strategy is a portion of the Medicare Advantage plan for dual eligibles. The Special Needs Plan (SNP) or Medicaid may contemplate your qualifications if you can establish that a walk-in bath is medically necessary, not just a convenience, or as a prevention in the case of a fall, along with a written prescription that clarifies the requirement for someone to remain living in their home. Medicaid provides an entire list of waivers relevant to the elderly that we suggest that you review. Additionally, contact your Madison or Wisconsin Area Agency on Aging (AAA) to explore Medicaid Waivers and financial alternatives for long term care.

How do walk in bathtubs work?

When you go into the walk in tub, you shut the door and seal it by pulling on the handle toward you. Make sure the handle is locked to be able to avoid any water loss. There are various kinds of handles determined by the model you choose to buy. Make sure it's a handle that you can quickly operate. Following that, the floor drain shut and make sure the anti-scald device has already been preset before utilizing the bath. Manufacturers might also advocate a maximum time of use. Once you've finished your bath, remove the drain determined by the type of drain or turn the overflow knob you must empty the water. Pull on the bath handle and leave the bath.

About how much will one of these tubs cost to get installed?

The setup can cost you approximately $1,500-$3,000 to be installed in Madison. Sometimes the cost of the unit and the setup is a better investment than paying for a caretaker.

How much do walk-in bathtubs cost in Madison?

A walk-in bathtub in Madison typically ranges in cost from $1,700 to over $30,000. The price also changes depending on whether you select acrylic or fiberglass tubs. Everyone differs and making sure that a walk in bath works for someone 's unique circumstances is quite critical since it's usually replacing a bathtub or bathing assembly that's not meeting their needs. A great walk-in bathtub runs between $3,000 and $8,000 installed. Some suppliers provide monthly premiums or a cash bonus.

Are these tubs as easy to clean as normal tubs?

They are simple to wash, but unlike regular baths, it's a good idea to keep a daily cleaning custom with a walk in bathtub using the appropriate products and following manufacturer's recommendations. You want to really make sure with a walk-in bath that you remove scum and spots to protect the surface. Depending on whether you have well water, soft water, or hard water, you may see various kinds of deposits and stains on your own bath. Get into the practice of wiping down the wet surfaces after every use to help prevent the build up scum, that will require more scrubbing afterwards. Weekly, use cleaners to wash your walk-in bath. Products that address your specific water blot and deposits ought to be considered as well as any signs that these products may ruin the finish on your bath. Since tubs are generally either acrylic or fiberglass, you want to familiarize yourself with the most effective cleaning methods for your kind of tub. Fiberglass can readily dull and is brittle and porous and spot. Acrylic is nonporous and simple to wash. Also, if the current weather permits, air out the room so that it doesn't remain humid. Some manufacturers recommend that your bathroom window opens for an hour each day to let moisture escape.

What types of financing are available in Wisconsin if insurance doesn't cover home modifications?

The American Elder Care Research Organization lists several other financial assistance paths to take into account when looking for assistance to purchase your walk in tub. (1) The US Department of Agriculture helps low income and elderly residents of rural areas make house modifications to enable aging in place. The USA Rural Development plan is also referred to as the Section 504 program, the Very Low-Income Housing Repair program along with the RD 504 Loan Program. The adjustments may include a walk-in bathtub. There are geographical and age, income demands to participate. To learn more about the maximum quantities available, other limitations and the best way to apply, visit http://eligibility.sc.egov.usda.gov/eligibility/welcomeAction.do and click on your state after you click on the 'Contact Us' link. Then, you can click in your county as well as a list of service centers including phone numbers will pop up. (2) For a non-Medicaid state financial assistance program for the aged, you can check this list to find out if there are any that contain home modifications. https://www.payingforseniorcare.com/home-modifications/state-assistance-programs.html (3) Rebuilding Together, a national nonprofit that can possibly cancel the installation prices of a walk in tub, can be a good resource. Contact them at http://www.togetherwetransform.org/find-your-local-affiliate (4)There are other choices to consider. The Internal Revenue Service may decide your house alteration qualifies for tax deductions as a dental and medical expense. There are also qualifications in order to assert an individual who requires care as a dependent. Call the IRS to determine when you can deduct the price of installing your walk-in tub. IRS Publication 502 is a good resource that can allow you to estimate whether modifying your toilet qualifies you to deduct it as a medical expense. You may also call them at (800) 829-1040. (5) The National Resource Center on Supportive Housing and Home Modification can also assist you to locate help to pay for home modifications. Just click here to find out more http://gero.usc.edu/nrcshhm/ (6) Your local Independent Living Center (ILC) is a useful resource for suggestions on how to pay for your modifications. Click here to learn more http://www.new-horizons.org/indcil.html or http://www.ilru.org/projects/silc-net/silc-directory (6) Some state housing finance agencies provide loan programs to help people with disabilities or families living in a household with a member living with disabilities including home modification systems that are part of the state Assistive Technology software. Just click here to learn more about this choice http://resnaprojects.org/allcontacts/statewidecontacts.html.

Is there any additional structural support needed before installation?

Many walk-in baths are mounted to a stainless steel welded support framework with leveling feet that's included with your bathtub that was purchased. The flooring in the bathroom should have a structural support strength that exceeds the weight of the bathtub plus the weight of the water. Our Madison installer will check to determine when it is not if the floor is level and otherwise, then they will use the leveling legs to adjust the amount of the tub. Of course, the last bath will have to be removed. In addition, the if replacing the wall or tile in the region will need to be removed.

Will a tub like this add to my Madison home’s resale value?

If you reside in a Madison retirement community, installing a walk in bath may increase the value of your own home. Otherwise, it likely will not increase the value of your dwelling. Since modifications to your bathroom don't typically increase the value of your house, the price can be eligible for the medical expense deduction for tax purposes both federally and in Wisconsin if the principal goal of the enhancements will be to adapt a dwelling to the handicap of the taxpayer, their spouse or dependent living there.

Do these tubs drain normally?

Yes. Occasionally, however, it's important to modify the pipes depending on the place of the drains. Installers may need to put in a fitting to the existing wastewater pipe for a walk-in bath. Present pipes may allow for faster drain times or slower drain times.

Can I make one of these myself?

Yes, but most folks do not start from scratch, they begin with a tub conversion kit. There are instructions available on the best way to convert your existing bathtub into a walk in bath. We recommend that you just know how to use the correct tools in order that you do not end up with a non-working tub. There are businesses that know just how to turn your disability that is tub more as well as your home accessible for less of an investment than other options. As Wisconsin installers, we know how to direct you in the right direction, so please ask us for a consultation so we are able to help you make your house meet your current needs, especially if you have recently become disabled or are supplying an aged man care-giving in their home or your home.
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