Caregiver Tip: Reduce Back Strain With a Laundry Basket on Wheels


For seniors and caregivers, lifting and carrying a heavy laundry basket can be a source of discomfort. One solution to this issue is creating a laundry cart with wheels, so a care-recipient can easily move their clothes to the laundry room. This makes the care-recipient feel more independent and makes doing laundry easier for the caregiver.


Source: “Caregiver Tips: Reduce Back Strain with a Laundry Basket on Wheels.” AARP, www.aarp.org/caregiving/tips-hacks/reduce-back-strain/