Your Personalized Aging In Place Home Assessment

Dear Terry & Kathy Byrne,
Congratulations on completing the Aging In Place Home Assessment. Based on the observations and responses provided, we have compiled a detailed list of recommendations for your consideration. Please carefully review each of the sections below for ideas on how you can improve this home's safety, accessibility and universal livability.

Property Address

43 Parliament Ct
Baltimore, MD 21212
United States
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Community Information

No answer to: Home's distance to public transportation?
No answer to: Home's distance to doctors offices/hospitals?
Your residence is a considerable distance from retail vendors and markets. Consider using online vendors like Amazon and other delivery services if they are available in your area. Most major grocery chains now offer delivery services.
No answer to: Home's distance from Social engagement? (ie. Church, community center, family)?
No answer to: Home's distance to restaurants/food delivery?
No answer to: Community Notes

General Home Information

Type of Residence:
Single Family Detached
No answer to: Year Built
No answer to: Do you own the residence?
No answer to: Is the master bedroom on main level?
No answer to: Is there a second bedroom available for caregiver?
No answer to: Is there a full bathroom on main level?
No answer to: Is the kitchen on main level?
No answer to: Is the washer/dryer on main level?
No answer to: Working CO/smoke detectors that can be heard by all residents on all levels per building codes?
No answer to: Working weather radios that can be heard by all residents on all levels per building codes?
No answer to: Does the home have internet access?
No answer to: General Home Information Notes

Primary Entrance

No answer to: Are stairs required for the primary entrance?
No answer to: If stairs required for entrance, are handrails present?
No answer to: Is there room for an exterior ramp leading up to the primary entrance?
No answer to: Is there space available for an external vertical lift / chair lift?
No answer to: Can the doorbell/knocker/smart doorbell be heard throughout home?
No answer to: Is the door handle lever style and functioning?
No answer to: Is the door threshold raised?
No answer to: Is the door frame width minimum 32 in (81 cm)?
No answer to: Primary Entrance Notes

Entryway & Hall

No answer to: Lighting
No answer to: Is there a motion sensor light/night light available?
No answer to: Is the flooring uniform and free from damage?
No answer to: Are there any area/throw rugs in the room?
No answer to: Is movement through hallway unobstructed?
No answer to: Are the light switch(es) rocker-type?
No answer to: Is there a light switch near the entrance?
No answer to: Entryway & Hall Notes

Living Room

No answer to: Is the flooring uniform and free from damage?
No answer to: Are there any area/throw rugs in the room?
No answer to: Is movement through the living roomunobstructed?
No answer to: Are there electrical or other cords in walking area?
No answer to: Are there step(s) up/down to enter living room?
No answer to: Is there a raised threshold?
No answer to: Lighting
No answer to: Is there a motion sensor light/night light available?
No answer to: Are the light switch(es) rocker-type?
No answer to: Is there a light switch near the entrance to the room?
No answer to: Living Room Notes

Kitchen

No answer to: Is the flooring uniform and free from damage?
No answer to: Are there any area/throw rugs in the room?
No answer to:I movement through room unobstructed?
No answer to: Are there electrical or other cords in walking area?
No answer to: Are there multiple countertop heights available?
No answer to: Is there a single lever handle or touch control faucet?
No answer to: Fire extinguisher within easy reach and charged?
No answer to: Is there a raised threshold?
No answer to: Lighting
No answer to: Is there a motion sensor light/night light available?
No answer to: Are the cabinets and shelves accessible with adequate storage space?
No answer to: Are countertop corners and edges rounded?
No answer to: Are the light switch(es) rocker-type?
No answer to: Is there a light switch near the room entrance?
No answer to: Kitchen Notes

Master Bedroom

No answer to: Is the flooring uniform and free from damage?
No answer to: Are there any area/throw rugs in the room?
No answer to: Is movement through the room unobstructed?
No answer to: Are there electrical or other cords in walking area?
No answer to: Is there a raised threshold?
No answer to: Lighting
No answer to: Is there a motion sensor light/night light available?
No answer to: Are the light switch(es) rocker-type?
No answer to: Is there a light switch near the room entrance?
No answer to: Is the door handle lever-style and functioning?
No answer to: Master Bedroom Notes

Master Bathroom

No answer to: Is the flooring uniform and free from damage?
No answer to: Are there any area/throw rugs in the room?
No answer to: Is there a motion sensor light/night light available?
No answer to: Are grab bars installed at appropriate places in/near shower/bathtub?
No answer to: Are grab bars installed at appropriate place near toilet?
No answer to: Is the shower/tub surface non-slip?
No answer to: Is the faucet a single lever handle? (bath/shower)?
No answer to: Is the faucet a single lever handle? (sink(s))
No answer to: Is movement through the room unobstructed?
No answer to: Are there electrical or other cords in walking area?
No answer to: Is there a raised threshold?
No answer to: Lighting
No answer to: Are there multiple countertop heights available?
No answer to: Are the countertop edges and corners rounded?
No answer to: Is toilet height between 17 in/43 cm and 19 in/48 cm from the floor?
No answer to: Is the shower head handheld and adjustable?
No answer to: Are the light switch(es) rocker-type?
No answer to: Is there a light switch near the room entrance?
No answer to: Is the door handle lever-style and functioning?
No answer to: Master Bathroom Notes

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Laundry

No answer to: Are the washer/dryer controls easy to reach?
No answer to: Are the washer/dryer front loading?
No answer to: Are the washer/dryer raised for accessibility?
No answer to: Laundry Notes

Interior Stairs

No answer to: Do the stairs have at least one handrail?
No answer to: Is stair tread flooring secure and free of damage or obstructions?
No answer to: Is stair lighting available?
No answer to: Are there handrails on both sides at an appropriate height?
No answer to: Are handrails well anchored and continuous for the full length of the stairs?
No answer to:Is there a light switch at top and bottom of stairs?
No answer to: Is there a stair lift?
No answer to: Is there room for a stair lift if needed?
No answer to: Interior Stairs Notes

Exterior

No answer to: Is the house number on the front of the house and visible from the road?
No answer to: Does the pathway leading to the entrance have any slip/trip/fall hazards?
No answer to: Does landscape interfere with pathways to entrance?
No answer to: Is there a covered area between the vehicle parking and the home entrance (carport/garage)?
No answer to: Does porch or deck have any trip/slip/fall hazards?
No answer to: Exterior Notes

Garage