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.


Idaho Aging in Place Contractors
Company Address City ZIP

Selequity 9142 W Beachside LaneBoise83704
Strite Design & Remodel 2650 Grover Ct.Boise83705
BMC West 720 Park BlvdBoise83712
Case Remodeling 5290 W Chinden BlvdBoise83714
Weyerhaeuser 2910 E Amity Rd.Boise83716
Best Bath Systems 723 Garber StreetCaldwell83605
Victory Homes 208-457-8043Coeur Dalene83814
Northida Homes 782 South Ruby RoadCoeurdalene83814
Bill Davis Construction 2392 W Holly Mountain DriveEagle83616
Chuck Miller Construction 5867 W Hidden Springs DrGarden City83714
Idaho Home Design 7155 N 45th EIdaho Falls83401
Leland Jensen Construction 1798 CurtisIdaho Falls83402
Stotler Construction 67 Garden Ln Mccall83638
Precision Craft Log & Timber Homes 711 E BroadwayMeridan83642
Moondance Construction And Ecodesign 4849 Lenville Rd Moscow83843
Aechurba Design 178 Derby StPocatello12206
Mountain View Construction 30410 Hwy 200Ponderray83852
Phillips Constructiqn 208-263-6366Sandpoint83864
Selle Valley Const 401 Bonner Mall WaySandpoint83864
Minglewood Construction 913 Cedar StreetSandy Point83864
Macdonald Construction 213 5th Ave WTwin Falls83301
Sunwest Builders 2164 Nisqully StreetTwin Falls83301