Limited reach, hand and arm strength, dexterity, ability to stand, and height are key challenges in the kitchen. Can you reach high above your head or pick up items on the ground? Are you concerned about ability to grasp? What about height? As people age they lose inches from their stature. They may also lose their ability to stand for long periods, or lose their ability to stand entirely. Many daily living tasks become disheartening for an aging adult without easy access to daily necessities.