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.


Massachusetts Aging in Place Contractors
Company Address City ZIP

Auburndale Builders 305 Auburn StAuburndale02466
The Remodeling Company 100 Cummings CtrBeverly01915
Two Storey Building 89 Spectacle Hill RdBolton01740
FBN Construction Construction 17 Wolcott CourtBoston02136
Charlie Allen Restorations 91 River StCambridge02139
Capizzi Home Improvement 1645 Newtown RdCotuit02635
Briscoe Flooring & Remodeling 274 Nashua RdDracut01826
Cornerstone Building & Design 42 Eaton RdFramingham01701
F H Perry Builder 90 Elm StHopkinton01748
Howell Custom Building Group 360 Merrimack StLawrence01843
Feinmann 27 Muzzey StLexington02421
Gallagher Home Builders 20 Powder Mill Rd Maynard01754
Hoover Realty Trust 258 Main StMedfield02052
Nauset Construction Corp 10 Kearney RdNeedham02494
Roomscapes Luxury Design Center 40 Reservoir Park DrRockland02370
Payne Bouchier 173 Norfolk AveRoxbury02119
Morse Constructions 57 Central StSomerville02143
The Pecoy Companies 215 Baldwin StWest Springfield01089
Castano Construction 23 Jills PathWest Yarmouth02673
Essex Restoration 789 Woburn St Wilmington01887