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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.

 

Oregon Aging in Place Contractors
Company Address City ZIP

Oglesby Construction Company 20315 SW Veta StAloha97006
Murrayhill Remodeling 14965 SW Hedlund LnBeaverton97007
Integra Construction Group 7983 SW Cirrus Dr Beaverton97008
IGT Construction 61805 Ten Barr RdBend97701
Neil Kelly Design/Build Remodeling 190 NE Irving AveBend97701
SolAire Homebuilders 593 NW York DrBend97701
Sun Forest Construction 209 NE Greenwood AveBend97701
High Desert Disaster Restoration 61386 Parrell RdBend97702
Pacwest Development 170 SW Scalehouse LoopBend97702
Craig Custom Construction 12042 SE Sunnyside RdClackamas97015
Corvallis Custom Kitchens & Baths 602 NW 4th Street Corvallis97330
Hankins Construction 12944 SW Sara DrGaston97119
Leitner Construction 1514 SE Roberts DrGresham97080
Carpenter Homes 4740 Lakeview BlvdLake Oswego97035
Haggart Luxury Homes 15555 Bangy RdLake Oswego97035
Metke Remodeling & Woodworking 17428 Lower Boones Ferry RoadLake Oswego97035
Oregon Home Improvement 17255 SW PilkingtonLake Oswego97035
Precision Homes and Development 11830 Kerr Pkwy Lake Oswego97035
Solaris Solutions 16869 65th AveLake Oswego97035
Stanley Renovation & Design 10879 SE Main StMilwaukie97222
Robert Knowles Construction 29655 NE Benjamin RdNewberg97132
Sunset Northwest 15082 NW Mason Hill RdNorth Plains97133
Parsons Custom Remodeling & Cabinets 13783 S Forsythe RdOregon City97045
Craftsman Design & Renovation 1235 SE Division StPortland97202
R S Wallace Construction 1015 SE Miller St.Portland97202
Lifetime Remodeling Systems 4310 SE 52nd AvePortland97206
Culver Glass 2619 NW Industrial StPortland97210
KLN Renovations 2411 SE Elliott AvePortland97214
Neil Kelly Design/Build Remodeling 804 N Alberta StPortland97217
Nick Milo Design Construction 4404 SW Marigold StreetPortland97219
Tryon Creek Construction 2905 SW Comus StPortland97219
F/X Repair & Remodeling 5814 SW Taylor StPortland97221
Steve Heiteen Construction 6049 SW Pendleton Ct.Portland97221
Aspen Ridge Construction 15615 SW 74th Ave Portland97224
Phoenix Group Construction 7756 SW Chaucer CtPortland97224
Powerhouse Construction 16585 SW Woodcrest AvePortland97224
Craftsman Homes Group 4250 SW 86th Ave.Portland97225
Master Plan Remodeling- Design/Build 6500 SW Beaverton Hillsdale HwyPortland97225
Arciform 2303 N Randolph AvePortland97227
Advantage Services Construction 5525 NW Skyline BlvdPortland97229
NW Renovations & Design 4868 NW NEskowin PlPortland97229
Reierson Construction 18845 NW Aurora PlPortland97229
In the Works Constsruction & Design 15203 NW Burlington CtPortland97231
Hamish Murray Construction 4627 SW Condor AvePortland97239
Mosaik Design 0112 SW Hamilton StPortland97239
P K Moor Construction 3195 SW Forest AveRedmond97756
Kraft Custom Construction 191 Kingwood Ave NWSalem97304
Evergreen Pacific 9117 SW Burnham St.Tigard97223
LHL Homes 11580 SW 67th Ave.Tigard97223
Lakeside Lumber 10600 SW Tualatin Sherwood RdTualatin97062
THE Remodel Group 10019 SW Concho Ct.Tualatin97062
Dual Purpose Construction 2202 SW Mossy Brae RdWest Linn97068
Rio Renovation 2154 SW Borland RdWest Linn97068
Kelly Rupp Construction 29030 SW Town CenterWilsonville97070