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Karen Schlosser

I would also add to consider a heat lamp in the ceiling light/fan for seniors.

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Can’t put heat lamp in our ceiling due to code. But it worked out fine, we added high output heating elements at baseboard and it’s cozy.
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Pat Hupp

warming mat under tiles


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