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How to Stay Active With A Disability

By | June 20th, 2016|Categories: Disability, health, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Living a healthy lifestyle is important for everyone. It’s important to eat healthy, stay active and relax and have down time in order to ensure great physical and mental health. Often times, people with disabilities [...]

5 Tips On How to Deal With A Parent With Dementia or Alzheimer’s

By | June 15th, 2016|Categories: Caregiver Tips, Disability, Senior Care, Tips, tips for caregivers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

You saw the signs, or maybe you didn’t, but either way, it’s here. You don’t realize that it’s one of your biggest fears until it happens: they’re no longer themselves, or worse, they can’t remember [...]

The Other Side of the Bathroom Debate

By | June 13th, 2016|Categories: Disability, Support|Tags: , , , , |

There is no shortage of opinions when it comes to laws concerning who should or shouldn’t be allowed to enter public restrooms. Though both sides of the debate each offer compelling arguments, there is one [...]

When Is It Time to Consider a Nursing Home?

By | June 10th, 2016|Categories: Caregiver Tips, Disability, Senior Care, Support, Tips, tips for caregivers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

The dreaded day has finally arrived. You were distracted by simultaneously finishing up a late work project, trying to cook dinner, and pick out your dad’s clothes, when suddenly you notice the front door is [...]

Dealing with an Unexpected Disability

By | June 8th, 2016|Categories: Disability, Therapy, Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Life as you know it has just changed. Today started off relatively normal. You went for your usual morning run. You arrived at work on time, and managed to put in a solid 8 hours [...]

4 Tips for Caring for Elderly Parents

By | June 6th, 2016|Categories: Caregiver Tips, Disability, Senior Care, Tips, tips for caregivers|Tags: , , , , , , |

If you suddenly find yourself caring for a disabled parent, you’re in good company. Currently, there are more than 60 million families taking care of an aging or disabled parent. Though the development of and [...]

Mobility Matters

By | June 2nd, 2016|Categories: DisAbility Solutions|Tags: , , , , |

53 million adults are currently living with a disability. Of those 53 million Americans, more than half define their disability a life-altering or severe. Living with a mobility issue can prove to be quite a [...]

Caregiving 101: Recognizing and Avoiding Caregiving Burnout

By | May 31st, 2016|Categories: Caregiver Tips|Tags: , , , , , , |

Taking care of your loved ones can be a rewarding experience. However, there’s no doubt about it-- the constant demands of caregiving can be overwhelming. The stress associated with caregiving significantly increases when there’s little [...]

4 Tech Solutions for People with Mobility Challenges

By | May 26th, 2016|Categories: DisAbility Solutions|Tags: , , , , , |

In the past decades alone, we’ve seen an explosive growth in technology. From machines that fold your laundry for you, to self-driving cars, technology has become interwoven into the very fabric of our lives. But [...]

3 Brain Training Games for Dementia and Alzheimer’s Patients

By | May 24th, 2016|Categories: Senior Care|Tags: , , , , , |

A game a day keeps memory decline at bay… Games aren't always just a means of entertainment, in some cases, they’re just what the doctor prescribed. In fact, researched has continued to point to games [...]

“Splish, splash I was takin’ a bath”

By | March 2nd, 2015|Categories: Caregiver Tips, Disability, DisAbility Solutions, Tips|Tags: , , , , , , |

The old Bobby Darin hit “Splish, Splash” made a bathroom sound fun. There was a-splishin' and a-splashin' Reelin' with the feelin' Movin' and a-groovin' Rockin' and a-rollin', yeah, yeah For many of us, the “movin’ [...]

Let’s be careful out there…

By | January 19th, 2015|Categories: Caregiver Tips, Disability, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

It's winter, if you live in our area and haven't seen some snow and ice yet, you will soon. We've talked about how best to melt snow and ice on your ramp here, but what [...]

Video Testimonial

By | January 14th, 2015|Categories: Assistive Technology, Disability, DisAbility Solutions, Support|Tags: , , , , , , , |

http://youtu.be/pRHXxoklkDc Don't take our word for it! Hear it directly from our customers. We really do care about you!

Ice Melt for your Aluminum Ramp

By | January 14th, 2015|Categories: Assistive Technology, Disability, DisAbility Solutions, Support, Tips|Tags: , , , , |

Probably one of the most asked questions during this time of year is, "What can I put on my ramp to melt snow and ice that won't harm the surface?"  First, here is what you [...]

INSTALLATION OF A RAMP AND TESTIMONIAL FROM A VETERAN

By | November 24th, 2014|Categories: Disability, DisAbility Solutions, Support, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

http://youtu.be/tD81eZxM4hA Installing ramps for veterans is one of our passions.  We are proud to serve those who served their country proudly.

Introducing Stander Mobility Products

By | April 8th, 2014|Categories: Disability, DisAbility Solutions, Senior Care, Support, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Stander is a company focused on helping people "Be Independent." The proud manufacturer of over 40 innovative mobility aids, Stander offers home care safety products for the bathroom, bedroom, living room and car. Stander products [...]

Need a Lift?

By | March 26th, 2014|Categories: Assistive Technology, DisAbility Solutions, Support|Tags: , , , , , |

We love ramps. Ramps are in our blood and in our company’s name, EZ Rampz/Mobility Solutions.  But we’re all about products that help provide mobility freedom for our clients in Virginia, North Carolina, West Virginia, [...]

Platforms Are for More than Just Dancing

By | February 5th, 2014|Categories: Assistive Technology, DisAbility Solutions, Support|Tags: , , , , , |

Previously, we talked about the slope of a ramp and how simply placing a sheet of plywood at your door and letting it fall to the ground isn’t exactly your best bet. Today, we want [...]

When a Ramp is Not Enough

By | January 27th, 2014|Categories: Assistive Technology, Disability, DisAbility Solutions, Tips, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

Here are some basic facts for you: Just over 6.8 million people in America use some sort of device to assist them with their mobility. 1.7 million of these Americans use a wheelchair. Of the [...]

Size Does Matter

By | December 23rd, 2013|Categories: Assistive Technology, Disability, DisAbility Solutions|Tags: , , , , |

We’ve all heard the saying, “Size doesn’t matter," but in reality it does.  Now get your mind out of the gutter; we definitely weren't talking about that!  Here in the ramp world we know size is [...]