In the bedroom, you’ll want the best waterproof protection for your mattress. There are many options here:
For couches, chairs and car seats, underpads are your best bet. The disposable underpads make for easy cleanup, especially during travel. If your parent wants something to match the furniture, there are washable underpads with decorative designs.
Waterproof bedding isn’t the only way keep the furniture dry. Make sure your parent is wearing the right size and type of absorbent undergarment for his or her unique bladder needs. Adult diapers and plastic underwear come in a variety of sizes and styles; some briefs have elastic leg openings to prevent leakage and others have impressive absorbent and wicking capabilities to draw liquid away from the skin. Check out this chart to determine what type of incontinence undergarment will best help your parent’s urinary problems.
Keep in mind that adult briefs need to be changed frequently to not only prevent leakage but also to prevent rashes and other skin infections.