Shower Safety Bars ?

Shower Safety Bars - Have grab bars installed in your home

One of the most important things you can do early on in your remodeling project is to add Shower safety grab bars. These can be installed nearly anywhere, shower, bathtubs, and hallways and they should be mounted into studs or with grab bar anchors to ensure that they’re as secure as possible. Larger rails and […]

California ADA Complyance

California ADA Requirements

California ADA California – one of the most ADA compliant states in the nation – is also the most ADA litigious.  Under California law, any violation of the ADA is considered a civil rights violation and subject to a minimum statutory penalty of $4,000, plus attorney’s fees. Any disabled person who encounters a building condition […]

Best Places To Install Grab Bars In The Bathroom Or Around The Home

Moen Peended Grab Bar

Entry Grab Bar The most common install would be a 16″ to 18″  A 24″ bar is great if a client is in a shower chair and needs more assistance at the lower position to help pull upon to get to a standing or seated position.” At the entry vertical to help the person step […]

ADA Requirements for Grab Bars In A Shower Stalls

ADA Grab Bars In Shower Stall Height Location

ADA Requirements for Grab Bars In A Shower Stalls. Figure 37(a) 36 in by 36 inches (915 mm by 915 mm) Transfer Stall. The L-shaped shower seat shall be 18 inches (455 mm) above the floor measured at the entry. An L-shaped grab bar (or two single grab bars with the ends close together) shall be provided, […]

ADA Requirements For Grab Bar Height In Bathtubs

ADA Requirements For Grab Bar Height In Bathtubs

ADA Grab Bar High in Bathtubs. Controls are required to be located in an area between the open edge and the midpoint of the tub (“offset”) and to be located at the foot of the tub. Figure 34(a) With Seat in Tub. At the foot of the tub, the grab bar shall be 24 inches (610 mm) […]

Grab Bar Installation

Chrome Shower Grab Bars

Grab bars are not used only for the safety purpose of public restrooms and hospitals. They also provide safety for your own home, especially in bathrooms. These bars do not just provide benefits to the elder or disabled people, but are also useful for any age group. Installing grab bars in your shower or bathtub […]

OC Grab Bars – The Best Safety Bar Installer In Town

Grab Bars in shower

OC Grab Bars was established in 2005 by Joey Bolohan. The main objective of the company is to provide quality service to their customers with honesty, integrity and respect. The owner began this company when there was a great demand for grab bars in Orange County. He noticed that the elder population is growing remarkably […]

Why grab bars should be a standard in Homes

Grab Bars

Did you know that the bathroom is the most dangerous place in your home? Approximately 235,000 people each year over 15 years of age fall and injure themselves in their own home bathroom with more than 14% of those injuries occurring while getting and off of the toilet. Bathroom injuries increase with age however, shower […]

Preventing Bathroom Falls and Injuries

Preventing Bathroom Falls and Injuries

Preventing Bathroom Falls and Injuries Grab bars are an essential enhancement that truly is necessary in the home of anyone over the age of 70. Don’t let pride get in the way; you want to avoid injury, and statistically, if you’re going to take a spill, it’s likely to be in the bathroom. This is […]

Grab Bars – Why Installing Them in your Bathroom is a Smart Move

Have Grab Bars Installed

Grab Bars – Why Installing Them in your Bathroom is a Smart Move As we age, we begin to take notice of certain things that we formerly took for granted. Moving around, getting up and down stairs, and in and out of cars all gradually become more and more difficult as we get older. You […]