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.


New York Aging in Place Contractors
Company Address City ZIP

Constantine Builders 292 Locust AveAmsterdam12010
Binghamton Slag Roofing 120 Eldredge StBinghamton13901
GMY Builders 2 Hidden Pine CtBinghamton13903
Servpro of Broome/Tioga 17 S Washington StBinghamton13903
EDI Window Systems 3 Alice StBinghamton13904
Tri-State Bld 544 Front StBinghamton13905
Michael May Construction 21 A Squires StCortland13045
River Edge Builders 59 Delaware AveDelhi13753
Second Nature Construction 97 Main St Delhi13753
Roarke Custom Builders 461 Elliot RdEast Greenbush12061
Alure Home Improvement 1999 Hempstead TpkeEast Meadow11554
Jarro Building Ind 1796 Hempstead TpkeEast Meadow11554
McKean Building & Remod 405 Silver StEast Syracuse13057
Southerly Hills TOU 2301 Country Club RdEndicott13760
Dwyer Building 2204 E Main StEndwell13760
KC Construction 2310 North StEndwell13760
Peter J Vervaet General Cont 2925 Muller Hill RdGeorgetown13072
The Michaels Group 10 Blacksmith DrMalta12020
Scott McClurg 60 E Main StMarcellus13108
Otterbeck Bldrs 49 Evelyn DrNassau12123
Schlafer Construction 365 Manley RdNorwich13815
Geo Powers Construction 2 Vanwoert StOneonta13820
Jay P Tovey 40 Humboldt StRochester14609
Teakwood Builders 8 Butler PlSaratoga Springs12866
Bellamy Construction 6684 Amserdam RoadScotia12302
George Schaefer Gen Contr 160 Beverly RdSyracuse13207
Marinich Builders 1123 N State StSyracuse13208
Barbour Construction 1705 Castle Gardens RdVestal13850