Aging In Place Contractors


Aging in Place "Aging in place" is growing older without having to move. Aging in place with supportive services is one of the most desirable ways of aging. Aging in place can achieve efficiencies enabled by the customized care. Successful aging in place approaches focus on the provision of the most appropriate care for the specific individual. Thus avoiding wasted costs brought on by a "generic" care model.

An aging in place scenario, creates housing and health care options to provide support as defined by an individualís wishes and efforts to live independently. Aging in place can work best when it is employed as a part of a comprehensive plan for retirement and aging. A key step in implementing aging in place is to make your home aging friendly. As we age we don't hear so well, we sometimes forget or get confused and we can even outlive doctor's predictions about our longevity. So as long as we persist in growing older, why not arrange our homes to accommodate our reality. Incorporate memory triggers into the way we arrange cabinets and counters, add soft fabrics to muffle background noises, change appliances to better accommodate our short-comings.

Here is a book to help you make your homes senior-friendly.

Universal Design: A Step-by-Step Guide to Modifying Your Home for
Comfortable, Accessible Living

by Barbara Krueger and Nika Stewart is a good place to start.With the book as a guide you can plan ahead for years before you critically need the advantages offered by the ideas in the book.

Also visit: the Universal Design Living Laboratory:A National Demonstration Home at http://www.UDLL.com by Rosemarie Rossetti, PhD

If you want to learn more visit our Aging in place section .

Once you have an idea of the changes needed in the home, it is time to discuss the changes with a contractor/builder in your area. Below is a list of of such providers in your area.


Arizona Aging in Place Contractors
Company Address City ZIP

Mountain Country Builders 23 W Fine AveFlagstaff86001
Axiom Renovation & Remodeling 760 Crestwood DrKingman86409
Via Homes 6903 E Pkwy NorteMesa85212
Casas de Oso 8711 E Pinnacle Peak RdScottsdale85255
Citywide Builders 8707 E Vista Bonita DrScottsdale85255
CSE & Associates 20645 N Pima RdScottsdale85255
Calvis Wyant Luxury Homes 8755 East Bell RoadScottsdale85260
Dakota Builders 6701 N. SEsame Ln.Tucson85704
Catalina Contracting Services 7739 E Broadway BlvdTucson85710
Becklin Construction 2823 N Alvernon WayTucson85712
McCaleb Construction 6565 E Grant RdTucson85715
Giachetti Construction 3456 E Lind RdTucson85716
Sunset Custom Homes 10818 N Camino De La TierraTucson85742