Caregiver Tip: Easy to Grip Door Knob


For some seniors, the aging process can make it more difficult to grip and turn door knobs. One method of improving the usability of a doorknob is placing foam tubing and a cable tie around the knob. Check out the following diagram to see how this is done:


Source: “Caregiver Tips: Easy to Grip Door Knob.” AARP, www.aarp.org/caregiving/tips-hacks/mobility/easy-grip-door-knob/