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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.

 

Colorado Aging in Place Contractors
Company Address City ZIP

Parrish Construction 4770 Pearl StBoulder80301
Solid Rock Construction 8570 Aspenglow LnCascade80809
Kenton Pass & Company 22 E Monument StColorado Springs80903
DreamMaker Bath & Kitchen associated with The Remodeler 3205 N Hancock AveColorado Springs80907
Tola Custom Homes 175 Talamine CourtColorado Springs80907
B & J General Contractors 912 N Circle DrColorado Springs80909
Holladay Bros Construction 216 Auburn DrColorado Springs80909
Resurrection Home Improvements 4425 Village DriveColorado Springs80911
Scorpion Construction 5040 Beechvale DrColorado Springs80916
Signature Homes by Steve Scott 6380 Corporate Center CirColorado Springs80919
All About The House 8819 Christy CourtColorado Springs80951
Classic Homeworks 3430 E 12th AveDenver80206
Domani Homes 1221 S Clarkson St Denver80210
R D Simmermon & Company Inc 825 E Speer BlvdDenver80218
Krause Construction 129 Elm St.Denver80220
Finished Basement Company 1205 S. Platte River Dr.Denver80223
H & H Builders 871 Thornton Pkwy Unit 306Denver80229
Highcraft Builders 429 S Howes StFort Collins80521
Kulenski Bldg & Remodel 939 W Oak StFort Collins80521
Aspen Construction 901 Smithfield Dr Unit EFort Collins80524
Armstead Construction 5100 South CollegeFort Collins80525
Associates in Building & Design 4803 Innovation DrFort Collins80525
Basement Innovations 948 Deer Creek LnFort Collins80526
Cambridge Construction 6983 S Telluride StFoxfield80016
True North Builders 11316 Bonanza CirFranktown80116
Dolphin Remodeling & Repair 1565 Meyerwood CircleHighlands Ranch80129
Accessible Systems 5596 South Sycamore StLittleton80120
Kurowski Development 9200 W Cross DrLittleton80123
Aspen Basement Company 8512 Forrest StLittleton80126
Kessler Construction 5809 Wright Dr.Loveland80538
Poehlmann Construction 579 W. 77th St.Loveland80538
Weinland Homes 1505 Cleveland AveLoveland80538
Majestic Development 13661 N Travois TrlParker80138
Copperleaf Homes 11885 Sunset Crater DrPeyton80831
Roland Construction 9803 Walnut Canyon DrPeyton80831
2 Valley Builders 6637 Spanish Bay DrWindsor80550