Grab Rails, a simple, effective living aid

Grab Rails, a simple, effective living aid

There are few disability living aids that can have as much impact as the grab rails.Slips, trips and falls top the list of concerns reported by older people when it comes to accidents in the home. During the winter months, with wet flooring, darker daylight hours,...
AKW and GB Electrical & Building, a trusted partnership

AKW and GB Electrical & Building, a trusted partnership

As we look forward to our thirtieth year serving our local authorities, companies and residents it’s worth taking a moment to reflect… We are proud to have the same ethos today as we did back in 1991; that of a family run company, with a reputation built on...
Home Adaptations that give back independence

Home Adaptations that give back independence

Due to limited mobility Mrs H. in Ross-on-Wye was awarded a grant to adapt her kitchen into a more user-friendly environment as well as adapting an existing window into a new wheelchair friendly entrance and ramp.   “it has given me more independence… and...
Why a wet room is a good idea

Why a wet room is a good idea

GB Electrical & Building Services are wet room specialists with the experience and trade standard approved team to offer tailored, practical and affordable wet room installations in Herefordshire and the surrounding areas. A large part of the service we provide is...
Not eligible for a Disabled Facilities Grant?

Not eligible for a Disabled Facilities Grant?

When looking to make adaptations to our homes, the costs can mount up fast and if you aren’t eligible for a Disabled Facilities Grant then the whole process can seem daunting and in some cases, even impossible. It is important to remember though that you...