Tag Archives: low tech

Liverpool Mi Smarthouse

Liverpool Mi Smarthouse At the Museum of Liverpool there’s a small, unassuming exhibition which looks like the recreation of a normal house. When you get inside you realise it has been setup with every possible gadget and gizmo to support independence. The Mi Smarthouse is a project put together by More Independent (Mi). More Independent […]

Low-Tech Lifesavers: Bridgit – The Clever Crutch Holder

This simple little invention is something that may a big difference to people who use crutches and walking aids. People using crutches often need a crutch holder.  How exactly can you comfortably, easily and without too much trouble hold crutches or walking sticks when they’re not in use? Meet Bridgit – The Clever and Attractive […]

Mattress Protectors: Brolly Sheets

Mattress Protectors: Brolly Sheets Many of us need to use bedroom aids of one type or another. If you need to use mattress protection, you might have resigned yourself – reluctantly – to the noise, stickiness, and sweatiness of a PVC or vinyl mattress protector under you or your child. Brolly Sheet mattress protectors, which […]