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.


Vermont Aging in Place Contractors
Company Address City ZIP

Groleau Const 25 S Main StBarre05641
Great Northern Construction 199 Church StBurlington05401
Steve Guild Design 110 Main StBurlington05401
Richard Crocker-builder 289 River St Chester05143
Crowley Construction 154 Brentwood Dr Unit 4Colchester05446
Harmon Building And Remodeling 1091 N. MainDanby05739
Advanced Property Investigation 6 Iroquois AvenueEssex Junction05452
The Snyder Companies 15 Brickyard RoadEssex Junction05462
Kitchens By Design 1010b Ethan Allen HwyGeorgia05468
Vermont - Home for Life 220 Brothers RoadHartland05048
Joseph Meccia Builder 1330 Main Road  Huntington05462
Litchfield Specialty Design 207 Mill StJeffersonville05464
Thurgate Building & Remodeling 94 Plains RoadJericho05465
r.k. Miles 88 Exchange StreetMiddlebury05753
Sisler Builders 270 Campbell Rd.Morrisville05661
Housewright Construction 5365 Main StreetNewbury05051
Haven Design Build 374 Snipe Ireland Rd.Richmond05477
Dousevicz 56 West Twin Oaks TerraceSouth Burlington05403
Robertson Brothers Building Grandview DrSouth Burlington05403
Sterling Construction 4049 Williston RoadSouth Burlington05403
Meritage Homes 150 Allen RoadSouth Burlington05430
Peregrine Design/Build 49 Commerce AveSouth Burlington5403
Bourbeau Custom Homes 4657 Lower Newton RdSwanton05488
Arnot Development Group 358 South Pinnacle RidgeWaterbury05676
Curtis Lumber Co 349 Leroy RdWilliston05495
Prime Renovation Group 4735 Williston RoadWilliston05495