December 15th, 2015 by rebeccav
elio is pleased to introduce SIX NEW mirror options within the LOOK offering. Additional sizes and shapes and alternate lighting options will complement any project or application. Mirrors can be surface mount or recessed, and are backed with safety film to provide a safe and secure installation. Long life, energy efficient LEDs provide diffused lighting that eliminates harsh shadows caused by overhead lighting.
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July 22nd, 2014 by ifi-admin
Baby boomers are the most wealthy age group in the country. They are more active and physically fit than their parents generation and are changing the way we think about senior housing. According to a recent interview with Margaret Wylde in Long Term Living. Baby boomers don’t want to be called seniors and they don’t want to “Age in Place”. They expect and demand well designed facilities with attractive products like the IllumaGrip. Below is an excerpt from the interview:
“They want comfort. And what gives you comfort? A sense of safety and security, a sense of control. And we all want competance in our environment. This is where the architects come in [to foster] the feeling that we’re capable of doing what we need to do in our environment. Whether that’s taking a bath or getting from one room to another. Being able to take care of our environment, to change a lightbulb. Putting in good, attractive grab bars instead of those ugly guns you see in bathrooms, demanding manufacturers provide them”
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July 22nd, 2014 by ifi-admin
“Aging in Place” is one of the hot button topics as we continue to discuss baby boomer demands. Technology and resources makes this option a realistic one as opposed to generations past. With safety and mobility as the driving factors, John Whipple’s article targets one of the most important areas in the home of someone looking to age in place, the bathroom. He captures the melting point where design meets functions.
Please check out John’s article at the following link here. If you’re in the North Vancouver area, please connect with John Whipple and see how he can help transform your next renovation or project. We enjoy sharing this great information out there with you!
July 21st, 2014 by ifi-admin
January 13, 2011 – The innovative IllumaGrip™ by elio™ enhances the standard safety handle into a dual functioning safety handle & lighting fixture. Engineered for installation in patient rooms and restrooms, the handle installs in areas where support & illumination become vital to patient safety and care. With its sleek design and unique characteristics, the IllumaGrip is grabbing attention and recognition.
At this past year’s Healthcare Show in Las Vegas, the IllumaGrip received an honorable mention during the 2010 Nightingale Awards recognition as featured in Contract Magazine. The functionality, environmental sustainability qualities, and durability of the product positioned it as a top item of the show among the awards winners.
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