Brushed Nickel Elegant ADA Bathroom Faucet/Grab Bar Bathroom Fixtures

Universal/accessible design of the home from an occupational therapy and a construction perspective. This blog is part of a quest for cool, convenient, functional design that makes life safer, easier, and as maintenance-free as possible. It's about the lifestyle.
The classic look of Kingsley offers enthusiasts of traditional style the opportunity to make their rooms stand out. Each understated detail comes together to create an enduring style.

This collection comes in:
  • Chrome.
  • Antique nickel.
  • Antique bronze.
  •  Brushed nickel.
  • Oil rubbed bronze.
  • Polished brass.
  • Wrought iron.

I always prefer one-handled bathroom faucets over two-handled bathroom faucets.  It’s typically easier for people to adjust the temperature with one hand.  

One-handled faucets are highly recommended for people with cognitive impairments.  People with cognitive impairments typically turn on and turn off one faucet and not the other, this causes two problems:
  • ·      If it’s the hot water they turn on then the chances for scalding increases significantly.
  • ·      Only one handle gets turned off the hot or the cold, leaving either the hot or the cold water.

  Moen 6102BN Kingsley Single Handle Lavatory Faucet with Drain Assembly, Brushed Nickel

Moen T6125BN Kingsley Two-Handle High Arc Bathroom Faucet without Valve, Brushed Nickel

This Kingsley toilet paper holder flips up which is ideal for people with limited fine motor skills or for me who just loves things to be easy.  Love this design.

  Moen YB5408BN Kingsley Pivoting Paper Holder, Brushed Nickel

Why install a towel bar that can be ripped off the wall.  Instead of towel bars install grab bars attached to the studs.  If someone is going to fall give them something to grab that will give them a chance of reducing injury.

  Moen YG5418BN Kingsley 18-Inch Grab Bar, Brushed Nickel

 I recommend a fixed head and a handheld shower for luxury, style and of course function.

Moen 3867BN Four Function Massaging Handshower with Slide Bar, Brushed Nickel

Moen T3112BN Kingsley Moentrol Shower Trim Kit without Valve, 

Never install knobs on cabinetry they are too difficult to grab for someone with arthritis or fine motor issues, even a broken finger makes grabbing knobs difficult.  ALWAYS go for the pulls. 

Moen YB5407BN Kingsley Cabinet Knob and Drawer Pull, Brushed

  Moen YB5490BN Kingsley Vanity Shelf, Brushed Nickel

Last but not least, don't forget the pipe insulation for your roll-under sink.:-)

IPS 10203 102-EZ Handicap Lav Guard, 1-Pack

Anyone know of any bathroom suites with grab bars that have great style?  Please share.:-)

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