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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.

 

Nebraska Aging in Place Contractors
Company Address City ZIP

Kevin Woodward Construction In 2101 Sherbrook LaneGrand Island37211
Mann Customs 3121 S 6th StLincoln68502
Stephens & Smith Construction 1542 S 1st StLincoln68502
Bryant Air Condt & Htg 5401 Cornhusker HwyLincoln68504
Fulton Construction 3639 N 39th StreetLincoln68504
Beach Construction 3134 S 48th StLincoln68506
Manzitto Bros Residential & Commerical Construction 3341 Pioneers BlvdLincoln68506
McKee Constructionorporated 1510 Janice CtLincoln68506
Skyline Homes 1524 Skyline DrLincoln68506
Bielenberg Builders Inc 2550 Wemsha CtLincoln68507
K-West Construction 6701 Platte AveLincoln68507
Reynolds Design & Remodeling 2406 J StLincoln68510
Goings Homes 6100 S 58th St Lincoln68516
Heritage Builders 5950 Vandervoort Dr Lincoln68516
McEwen Construction 7061 S 61st StLincoln68516
Ray's Remodeling 4825 Birch Hollow DrLincoln68516
Vistar Homes 5831 S 58th StLincoln68516
Willet Construction 4535 Pagoda LnLincoln68516
South Shore Builders 6945 N 7th StLincoln68521
Tru-Built Construction 2640 W M CtLincoln68522
Artz & Sons Construction 6801 Bucks CirLincoln68523
KRT Construction 4325 N 156th AveOmaha68116
R D Schuller Contractors 2315 S 168th StOmaha68130
Sanwick Remodeling Contractors 2335 South 147th StreetOmaha68144
Streamline Construction 1256 Royal DrPapillion68046