There are many benefits of customizable senior housekeeping services. Most people have housekeeping needs that evolve over time, and a one-size-fits-all approach is rarely a good fit. Often seniors end up paying too much for services they don’t need or want, or end up missing out on essential service options because they’re not part of the standard package. Customizable senior housekeeping services can be the perfect solution.
If you’re ready to learn more about the benefits of customizable senior housekeeping services, the caring community at Summer’s Landing in historic Lynn Haven, Florida is a great place to start. Contact us today for a tour at 850.265.9829.
Selecting Senior Housekeeping Services
Housekeeping services come in all shapes, sizes, forms, and price points. Some housekeeping services are geared towards the busy working family, some specialize in office cleaning, others cater specifically to the elderly. Carefully choosing a housekeeping service that is customized to suit the needs of you or your loved one is crucial to reaping the full benefits of the service.
Senior housekeeping services can vary greatly in terms of cost and what services are offered. Before choosing a housekeeping service, it is important to carefully consider your needs, priorities, and desires when it comes to senior housekeeping. Another important consideration is budget, make sure to choose a housekeeping service that your budget can sustain.
When selecting senior housekeeping services begin by making a list of all the tasks that you or your loved one needs and desires help with. This list could include but is not limited to:
- Changing sheets and bedding
- Sweeping and mopping
- Cleaning bathrooms and kitchens
- Organizing closets or drawers
- Cooking or meal preparation
- Polishing silver
- Shopping and putting away groceries
- Cleaning out the fridge
- Wiping down cabinets and counters
- Taking out the trash
- Watering plants
Order the items in terms of priority. Then, select some services to interview or try out with this list in mind.
It’s a good idea to enlist a friend or family member to be present whenever new service providers come to your home, especially if you live alone.
Benefits of a Custom Senior Housekeeping Service
The benefits of custom senior housekeeping services are numerous. Three top benefits of custom senior housekeeping services are:
More Free Time and Energy
Getting older comes with a more limited supply of energy. Things also tend to take more time to accomplish than before. These realities can feel limiting and frustrating. Choosing to enlist the help of a senior housekeeping service can free up valuable time and energy for you to enjoy the people and things you love without having to choose between enjoyment and cleanliness or other household chores.
Many tasks that seem mundane can require significant energy, balance, and strength. Straining to change the linens or lug a vacuum up the steps can easily lead to falls or worse. With customizable senior housekeeping services, someone else does the heavy lifting. A clean house isn’t worth hurting yourself over, and with many options for customization, senior housekeeping services more than pay for themselves.
Boost Happiness and a Sense of Well-Being
Have you noticed that with fewer stressors, you’re happier? Or, have you noticed that a cleaner environment leads to increased feelings of well-being? Senior housekeeping services take the pressure off you by eliminating tasks from your to-do list while maximizing your ability to enjoy life in a clean and safe environment.
Reach Out to Summer’s Landing Today
Summer’s Landing is a senior living community serving Lynn Haven, Panama City, and the surrounding areas in beautifully sunny Florida. Our residents enjoy a friendly, familial community. We have a staff of caring, licensed professionals, and customizable amenities to fit any budget and lifestyle preference. Reach out to us today at 850.265.9829. We’d love to tell you more.