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.


Mississippi Aging in Place Contractors
Company Address City ZIP

C & V Contractors Builders 430 Main StreetBay St. Louis39520
Gulf Coast Builders 10351 Riviere Vue DrBiloxi39532
Kelvin J .schulz Real Estate Services 9843 Ala Moana StDiamondhead54448
Avalar Pro Realty 601-373-0449Flowood39232
Putman Building Service 2136 S Commerce StGrenada38901
Columbus Communities 14321 Creosote RoadGulfport39503
Southeastern Construction 20 Hegwood RdHattiesburg39402
Grantier Architecture 5570 Wayneland DriveJackson39211
Ramsey Homes 5152 Canton Heights DriveJackson39211
Highland Builders 4568 N Siwell RdJackson39212
Mississippi Home Corporation 735 Riverside DriveJackson93369
Randy Robertson 165 St Ives DriveMadison39110
D & H Construction & Cabinetry 8589 A.c. Brown RdMeridian39305
Wallers Contracting 39 Low Water Bridge Rd Natchez39120
Massey Home Builders 3911 Magnolia LaneNesbit38651
Promatura Group 19 County Rd 168Oxford38655
Timber Creek Homes 200 Cedar Valley RdRaymond39154
Mc Square Builders 1058 Slay Rd Summit39666