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Glow in the Dark Tape as a Night Guide

Light the way to switches, thermostats and doorways

Easy to Grip Door Knob

Foam tubing and a cable tie to improve hard to grasp knobs

User Friendly Crutches

Pad crutches with pipe insulation to avoid skin irritation and bruising

Help Balance with Hiking Poles

Get exercise while helping with balance and mobility

Use Color for Fall Prevention

Cut down on trips and falls with colored tape

Dual Purpose Shelf Liner

Rubberized shelf liner can be used as a leg lifter

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Do you have certain tricks up your caregiver sleeve that make everyday tasks a bit easier? Share your creative, low-cost, DIY (Do it Yourself) tips, hacks and time savers. If it works for you — it might work for others! Use the email link below to submit a brief description and, if applicable, a photo for reference. View AARP's Terms of Service.

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