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.


Kansas Aging in Place Contractors
Company Address City ZIP

Dillard Construction 3642 SE 53rd StBerryton66409
Jones Building & Remodel 16494 SE 20thCheney67025
Exterior Construction 2220 N 189th Cir WColwich67030
Bob Cook Homes 121 S WaterDerby67037
McGinnis Construction 3837 S 143rd St EastDerby67037
Hoffman Construction 1140 Adams StKansas City66103
Johnston Construction Company 939 E 23rd StLawrence66046
Michael Nuffer Construction 1893 N 1183 RdLawrence66046
Rod Laing Construction 1835 Foxfire DrLawrence66047
Apple Tree Homes 2405 Oxford RdLawrence66049
Natural Breeze 1440 Wakarusa DrLawrence66049
Klein Construction 919 E 53rd St NPark City67219
Butler Enterprises 1500 SW Indian TrailTopeka66604
Garner Remodeling 117 SE 25th St.Topeka66605
JWK Construction 325 SW BroadmoorTopeka66606
Castlewood Construction 631 NW Tyler CourtTopeka66608
PDQ Construction 531 NW Tyler Ct.Topeka66608
Builder Bees 3017 SW MulvaneTopeka66611
Winston Brown Construction 5909 SW 28th StTopeka66614
All About Your Home 430 NW 35thTopeka66617
Handy Masters 5423 NW Rochester RdTopeka66617
Mark Boling Construction 3025 NE Kansa TrlTopeka66617
Kerns Construction 4320 NW Button PlTopeka66618
Interior Trends Design & Remodeling 205 W 2nd StWichita67202
The Forgotten Craftsman 216 CommerceWichita67202
Construction Services 3242 W 13th St NWichita67203
Ewing Home Improvement 225 N West StWichita67203
M S Mitchell-Flood Plain 1215 Forest StWichita67203
Southwestern Remodeling 134 N Elizabeth StWichita67203
Ron Oldfather Construction 2966 N Wild Rose CtWichita67205
Sayre Construction 3825 N Pepper Ridge StWichita67205
All Seasons Construction 916 S Governeour RdWichita67207
Heart Custom Homes 10616 W MapleWichita67209
Zimbelman Homes 9301 W Douglas AveWichita67209
Custom Carpentry & Design 337 Ellis StWichita67211
Guthridge-Nighswonger Corp 1702 Laura StWichita67211
Rockytop Countertop 1336 S Mosley StWichita67211
Farha Home Trends 9100 DelanoWichita67212
Jeskie Construction 11714 W Murdock StWichita67212
Strong Finish 123 N Parkridge StWichita67212
A to Z Construction 125 S West StWichita67213
Handyman Matters Of Greater Wichita 1632 S West StWichita67213
Heartland Home Improvements 2423 W MapleWichita67213
Wichita Roofing & Remodeling 3821 Bounous StWichita67213
Lifestyles By Lane 3805 Longview LnWichita67218
Hentzen Contractors 3711 N Hillside StWichita67219
Honey Do Homes 3750 N TopekaWichita67219
Roof Mechanics 3205 N Broadway StWichita67219
Meadowland Fine Remodeling 4900 N 143rd St EWichita67228
McKenna & Company 2805 Amos Becker RdWinfield67156