5.2 Safety Tips for Bed Height

Tips for Bed Height

Problem: Bed too short

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Problem:  Bed too high


  1. Check to see if bed legs lower
  2. Take bed off of the frame, place box spring and mattress on multiple 4X4 posts running length or width of the bed
  3. Add platform step with bedrail for hand placement as needed.  Check out additional options for step stool, though should have wide base with 2-6 inches of height adjustment typically enough height to safely reach most beds

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Medline Bed Assist Bar with Storage Pocket  https://amzn.to/2XDih9B 

Freedom Grip Plus Bed rail by MTS  https://amzn.to/2IDqJl1

Stander Security Pole and Curved Grab Bar https://amzn.to/3k9gu73

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