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.


South Carolina Aging in Place Contractors
Company Address City ZIP

Covert Homes 1250 Frick RdBlythewood29016
J K Smith 315 Tamwood Cr.Cayce29033
Coastal Design Builders 61 Campbell DrCharleston29407
Rampart Construction 7 Gamecock Ave Charleston29407
Remodeling Services Unlimited 914 Richland St Columbia29201
Wise Guys Home Improvement 722 Heyward StColumbia29201
B & W Lumber 5934 Arrow RdColumbia29203
J E Schuler Renovations & Painting 4222 Blossom St.Columbia29205
LaMotte Builders 4021 Cassina RdColumbia29205
Willm Construction 3215 Michigan StColumbia29205
Grimsley Builder 4810 Kilbourne RdColumbia29206
Hinson Cabinet 1220 Atlas RdColumbia29209
Monteray Construction 8130 Garners Ferry RdColumbia29209
TOMA Construction 1726 Quail Vly EColumbia29212
Design & Remodeling Solutions 144 Daybreak DrGaston29053
Oody Construction 105 W Drake RdGilbert29054
Renaissance Company 13 N Kings RdGreenville29605
Huff Construction 3 White Hall CtHilton Head29928
Island Builders of Hilton Head 1 Cardinal Ct Hilton Head Island29926
Keystone Craftsman 130h Mathews DrHilton Head Island29926
Lilly Builders 26 Deerfield RdHilton Head Island29926
C R Shealy & Son 1201 Old Brickyard RdIrmo29063
John Westfall Renovations 1532 John Chapman RdIrmo29063
Buffington Homes LP 130 Gardners CirJohns Island29455
Classic Remodeling & Construction 1832 River RdJohns Island29455
Capital Construction 458 Old Cherokee RdLexington29072
KB Kitchen & Bath Concepts 1620 Two Notch RdLexington29072
Palmetto Bay Builders 305 Hedgerow CtLexington29072
Absolute Restorations 415 Cedarcrest DrLexington29073
C-Sculptures 1437 Jessamine RdLexington29073
Renaissance South Construction 411 Hibben StMount Pleasant29464
Andy Free Construction 1121 Calm Water CtMt Pleasant29464
Citadel Enterprises 523 Wando LnMt Pleasant29464
Strock Enterprises 4736 Colie Morse LaneNorth Charleston29405
Jansen Builders 1674 Honey Hill CirRidgeland29936
RED Construction/REDCON 1738 Center Creek RdRidgeway29130
Traditional Remodeling/Makeove 1714 Hialeah PkwySumter29154
Carolina Traditional Homes 1062 Hampton Crest DrWest Columbia29170
Bauer Construction 1430 Congaree DrWest Columbia29172