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Home décor for assisted living in Georgia

Decorating your Assisted Living apartment in Atlanta GeorgiaA new home for a senior may mean moving into an assisted living apartment in Georgia and redecorating.  Assisted living apartments in Atlanta are allowing seniors the ability to express their personal tastes in home décor.  An apartment style living may be an adjustment for a senior who was possibly previously living in a large home.  For this reason, the furniture and decorations in their home may not be able to be used in the apartment.  Large items may clutter a smaller assisted living apartment or make the space feel smaller than it actually is.  Decorating with large pictures, vases, side tables and other home décor items will be potentially dangerous if they cause a trip hazard or block portions of walkways and hallways within the apartment.  Assisted living is designed to maintain a senior’s independence while assisting with daily living and making life easier for a senior.  Complicating the living experience with the wrong furniture and home décor is not advisable.  Many assisted living apartments are just a simple designed space with a bedroom, living room, bathroom and eat-in kitchen. The decision what should happen with the home items from a larger house should be ultimately the senior’s decision, but family and assisted living workers should support the senior in the transition and with determining what will happen with the large household items, which cannot be taken to the assisted living apartment. Thing that may not be a good idea to take to a smaller assisted living apartment:

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