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.


Michigan Aging in Place Contractors
Company Address City ZIP

Rollenhagen Builders 6749 3 Mile Rd NEAda49301
Acheson Builders 1483 Newport RdAnn Arbor48103
Alpha Remodeling 6921 Jackson RdAnn Arbor48103
Cardea Construction Company 210 Little Lake DrAnn Arbor48103
Chizek Builders 5135 Scio Church RdAnn Arbor48103
Forward Designers & Builders 221 Felch StAnn Arbor48103
Westside Builders 2200 Dexter AveAnn Arbor48103
D A Haig Contracting 476 Hilldale DrAnn Arbor48105
MBK Construction 2675 W Joy RdAnn Arbor48105
Wake Pratt Construction 1080 N OpdykeAuburn Hills48326
Campbell & Reichard Bldrs 6946 Mackinaw RdBay City48706
Millhisler Contracting 497 Dale RdBeaverton48612
Uniland Corporation 31600 Telegraph RdBingham Farms48025
Carnovale Associates 2006 Cole StBirmingham48009
Ramtra Home Value Improvements 330 W MapleBirmingham48009
Templeton Building 735 Forest AveBirmingham48009
Bollan Building Company 1956 Bloomfield DrBloomfield Hills48302
Hinkson Construction 1820 E Tahquamenon CtBloomfield Hills48302
Robert R Jones Homes 665 Hulet DrBloomfield Hills48302
Kellett Construction Company 81 W Long Lake RdBloomfield Hills48304
Berry Nice Kitchens 01690 Old State RdBoyne City49712
M G M Construction 06912 Matz RdBoyne Falls49713
R L Baker Construction 184 Cannes CirBrooklyn49230
Mhi Interiors 2395 W Newburg RdCarleton48117
Berry Construction 9711 Reed RdCarp Lake49718
Mike Noorman Builders 11888 Hoskins AveCedar Springs49319
Yoder's Custom Builders 70852 Deer CvEdwardsburg49112
James D Compo 26860 Drake RdFarmington Hills48331
The Hughes Grp/ Safe Bldg 33228 W 12 Mile RdFarmington Hills48334
The Richard Group 26000 Hawthorne DrFranklin48025
Evert Construction 504 E Jefferson StGrand Ledge48837
Key Builders 403 S Clinton StGrand Ledge48837
Surpass Renovations 620 3 Mile Rd NWGrand Rapids49544
Handyman Matters of West Michigan 1001 Medical Park Dr SE Grand Rapids49546
Thompson Remodeling 4820 Cascade Rd SEGrand Rapids49546
Adelaine Construction 8555 Commerce CtHarbor Springs49740
J Chattaway 1575 Quick RdHarbor Springs49740
Thompson Custom Homes 2427 Manitou TrlHarbor Springs49740
Jordan Roofing 2018 Cedar St Holt48842
Creekside Custom Homes & Renovations 3672 Chicago DrHudsonville49426
M & K Builders 612 N Elm AveJackson49202
United Sub-Contractors of Michigan 1716 Wildwood AveJackson49202
Southern Michigan 1508 1st StJackson49203
W J Dykhuis Builder 2036 N 10th StKalamazoo49009
Budmans 1660 Cass Lake RdKeego Harbor48320
Superior Skylights & Solar Solutions 8713 Shepardsville RdLaingsburg48848
American Craftsman Homes 986 Hidden Valley DrLake Orion48362
David Schertzing Builder 2802 Forest River DrLansing48906
Granite Construction Company 16839 S Us Highway 27Lansing48906
Magnotta Builders & Remodelers 3615 Delta River DrLansing48906
R L Rider Company 1121 May StLansing48906
All Phase Remodeling 2720 Alpha Access StLansing48910
LJ Trumble Builders 6214 W Saginaw HwyLansing48917
Round Top Construction 225 Roundtop RdLansing48917
Beresh Group 11835 BrookfieldLivonia48150
Johnson Building 33550 N Hampshire StLivonia48154
Building Services Unlimited 10960 Bemis RdManchester48158
IHS Building 914 W Baraga AveMarquette49855
Johnson Diversifield Services 819 Charrington CtMason48854
Paul Davis Restoration 811 Hull RdMason48854
Creative Rebuilding 1015 Rodd StMidland48640
Cutting Edge Builders 1608 W. St. AndrewsMidland48640
Griggs Building And Remodeling 2403 Pinehurst CtMidland48640
Orvosh Builders 2005 E Stewart RdMidland48640
Greystone Homes 3399 E Greystone PlMidland48642
Mark LeVasseur Builder 2488 Beaver RdMidland48642
Ratcliffe Builder 4701 E Monroe RdMidland48642
Tri City Remodeling 3700 Centennial DrMidland48642
Wright Builders 1009 E Wackerly StMidland48642
Benchmark Homes 2911 Katie LnMilford48380
M J Whelan Construction 620 N Milford RdMilford48381
4R Construction & Preservation 3814 Meridian RdOkemos48864
Custom Built Basements & Decks 2037 W Grand River AveOkemos48864
Halm & Perkins Cust Carpentry 3535 Kansas RdOkemos48864
Molemen 2367 Miller Hwy.Olivet49076
All-Star Remodeling & Design 10335 W Main StPaw Paw49009
Grantham Building and Remodeling 801 Baxter StPetoskey49770
Knibbs Building & Remodeling 616 Bay StPetoskey49770
McBride Construction 2125 M 119Petoskey49770
Wager Builders 341 AlcanPetoskey49770
Richard L Niemietz 3407 Riverside DrPort Huron48060
Leslie Drake Roofing 4215 Maple Lane RdRives Junction49277
Morris Builders 7221 Davies Dr NERockford49341
Nugent Builders 11625 Northland Dr NERockford49341
Barber Construction 1210 Rough CtRoscommon48653
Van Auken Construction 3173 Shattuck RdSaginaw48603
Albert D Thomas 20200 Stephens StSaint Clair Shores48080
Bredernitz Professional Services 2114 Windmill WaySaline48176
Homeowner Services Of America 199 W Michigan AveSaline48176
RE Krotzer Construction 270 N Broncos DrSanford48657
P & B Finishers 12955-22 Mile RdShelby Twp48315
Michael A Rogers Builders 7188 Tower RdSouth Lyon48178
Ken Moe Construction & Home Impr 9880 King RdSpring Arbor49283
GreenCrest Homes 2206 Cass RdTraverse City49684
Hertler and Associates 3402 Four Mile Road Traverse City49686
Dwyer Construction Company 6624 Crabapple CtTroy48098
J Willis Company 3113 Old Farm LnWalled Lake48390
Newmyer Distinctive Remodel 3081 Haggerty HwyWalled Lake48390
Bc Building 31262 Wagner DrWarren48093
Borchert Bldg 58459 VandykeWashington48094
Lin Corporation 7290 Carlyle CrossingWest Bloomfield48322
Lafollette Custom Homes 145 W Grand River AveWilliamston48895
Odd Fellows Contracting 996 Glaser RdWilliamston48895
Sun Catcher Builders 6641 Hitchingham RdYpsilanti48197
Vos Homes 9469 Dakota DrZeeland49464