“My elderly dad is incontinent and wears adult diapers. How do I protect the furniture from getting wet?”
In the bedroom, you’ll want the best waterproof protection for your mattress. There are many options here:
- Washable underpads – These are small bed pads that cover the middle portion of the mattress. Underpads help protect the sheets so that you don’t have to constantly change and wash them. The tuck-in style is a customer favorite because it comes with large flaps that help keep the pad stay in place. Another popular option is the HaloShield Underpad, which features odor-fighting properties to keep urine odors at bay.
One of our best selling products is the Reusable Waterproof Underpad. Our customers have been asking for a larger size pad to fit larger beds – we are happy to announce that we’re now carrying this pad in an extra-large size (36 x 70 inches), which will fit a Queen sized bed. Perfect for incontinence and adult bedwetting, these bed pads are highly absorbent, lightweight and easy to use.
More than 26 million Americans suffer from urinary incontinence, and of those people, 2 percent are affected by nighttime incontinence, or adult bedwetting. This condition can be difficult to maintain, leading to frustrations with wet beds and skin infections. Read below to find out what essentials you need to protect against nighttime incontinence:
If you experience nighttime incontinence or adult bedwetting, you’ll need a brief designed for nighttime use. These briefs and underwear feature multiple layers of highly absorbent material that wick urine away from the skin. Many of these products also have special characteristics, such as leg guards and high waist panels, to prevent leakage onto the sheets.
If you’re on the hunt for reliable waterproof protection, read below to find out why you need chux pads:
- Chux pads offer endless uses. Aside from protecting the mattress and furniture from spills, incontinence and bedwetting, chux pads can be used to keep the floors dry from wet sports equipment and wet shoes. These multi-purpose, disposable underpads can also be used as a pee pad for pets, baby changing pad and more. Chux underpads are lightweight, making them portable and perfect for travel and on-the-go!
“My 82-year-old grandmother has been experiencing incontinence lately, especially during the night. I’m tired of washing the sheets every day. How do I keep the mattress protected from constant urine leakage?”
Mattress protection is crucial when it comes to urinary incontinence. Without some type of waterproof bedding, your mattress can be left soaked in urine and your laundry pile increasing each day. A simple way, and also the most economical way, to protect the bed is to use a vinyl mattress cover.