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.


Connecticut Aging in Place Contractors
Company Address City ZIP

Peter Schneider Builder Contractor 106 Rockwell RdBethel6801
Sunrise Homes Corp 400 Hebron AveGlastonbury6033
Greenwich Property Management 19 Idar CtGreenwich6830
Sapia Builders 12 Mares Hill RdIvoryton6442
Avgerinos Contractors 122 Braeburn DrNew Canaan6840
House of Hanbury Builders 109 Stamm RoadNewington6111
Freeland Bros Construction 55 S Canal StPlainville6062
Reese Builders Corp 49 Glen RdRedding6896
Design Builders & Remodeling 650 Danbury RdRidgefield6877
Ed Draghi Construction 121 Tryon StS Glastonbury6073
BB & C Construction 7 Beldenwood RdSimsbury6070
RSK Kellco 1744 Ellington RdSouth Windsor6074
Proulx & Laroche Builders 41 Converse StStafford Springs6076
Sugar Hill Building & Designs 46 Marlboro GladeTolland6084
Sunwood Development Corp 273 N Colony St Wallingford6492
REM Construction & Remodeling 904 Pearl Lake RdWaterbury6706
Gozzo Design & Remodel 121 Talcott RdWest Hartford6110
Magee Construction Corporation 7 Cody StWest Hartford6110
Sikon Construction 342 North Main StWest Hartford6117
Liljedahl Brothers 17 Oakwood AveWest Hartford6119
RD Bassette Builders 80 Outlook AveWest Hartford6119
RJ Aley Building Contractor 185 Wilton RdWestport6880
DiRonco Builders & Developers 20 Center StWindsor Locks6096
Woodstock Building Assoc 78 Prospect StWoodstock6281