If you are planning to remodel your bathroom this Consumer Reports article give sound advice on how to do it with safety in mind. Install pressure-balancing and anti-scald valves to provide a steady flow of water that remains at a safe temperature. Add a sturdy, properly secured grab bar that will support 250 pounds.
Since mold and mildew thrive in a moist environment, ensure your vent fan exhausts to the outside and run it after every shower to dehumidify the room. Remove any items (hamper, scale) that might cause a tripping hazard and ensure mats have non-skid backing. To read more click here.
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