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.


Ohio Aging in Place Contractors
Company Address City ZIP

F G Ayers 1565 Massillon RdAkron44312
Lyons Bay Custom Homes 2156 Krumroy RdAkron44312
Troike Building Corporation 1983 Akron Peninsula RdAkron44313
Helen Scott Custom Bldg 3508 S Main StAkron44319
Marochino Construction 3614 Manchester RdAkron44319
Active Plumbing Supply 1756 Moore RdAvon44011
Woodsmen Builders 12755 Heimberger RdBaltimore43105
Goff Builders 3954 S Hametown RdBarberton44203
Rockwood Custom Builders 9038 Fairpark Ave NWCanal Fulton44614
Design Construction Services 4305 Mount Pleasant St NWCanton44720
Makoski Construction and Remodeling 11139 Caves RoadChesterland44026
Griffey and Associates 5730 Westbourne AveColumbus43213
The Cleary 780 Highland DrColumbus43214
The Mayburn Company 3917 Pegg AveColumbus43214
Fry Contracting 1014 Dublin RdColumbus43215
Creative Housing 2233 City Gate DrColumbus43219
Dave Fox Design/Build Remodelers 1161 Bethel Rd Columbus43220
Arris Construction Group 3101 Stoney Bridge LnColumbus43221
Nicholson Builders 768 Busch CtColumbus43229
WMB Builders 2500 Blendon Woods Blvd.Columbus43231
Brian Wiland & Assoc 2733 W Dublin-Granville RdColumbus43235
Parthenon Building and Design Group 7949 N High StColumbus43235
Testa Builders 2335 2nd StCuyahoga Falls44221
Crasi 1212 Portage TrlCuyahoga Falls44223
Remodeling Designs 482 Windsor Park DrDayton45429
Quality Craft Builders 1766 Malabar CtDelaware43015
Masterpiece 6724 Perimeter Loop RdDublin43017
Don Jason Build/remodel 771 Sugar LnElyria44035
Hutman & Sons Builders 42835 Haven DrElyria44035
Nickoloff Builders 6781 Lake AveElyria44035
Lake Star Building & Remodling 36620 State Route 303Grafton44044
Ketron Custom Builders 3611 Deeds RdGranville43023
Renovations Unlimited 1933 Harrisburg PikeGrove City43123
Rembrandt Homes 11395 BillinghamHartville44685
AR A Home Remodeling 843 N Main StHubbard44425
Dwight Yoder Builders 2358 Lynn RdKent44240
NJW Construction 2590 Kull RdLancaster43130
Legacy Custom Homes & Renovations 8520 Cotter StLewis Center43035
Four Square Restorations 6736 Eastgate DrMayfield44143
Freedom Building 40 1/2 Munroe Falls AveMunroe Falls44262
Creative Bath Systems 51 Meadow LaneNorthfield44067
Owens Construction 9890 Olentangy River RoadPowell43065
DF Brown Construction 3025 S Oak Hill RdSilver Lake44224
R & G Duda Construction 1396 Mac DrStow44224
Al Blyth Construction 12685 Monkey Hollow RdSunbury43074
Gossing Construction 35 S Galena RdSunbury43074
Drackett Hart Construction 614 Wooster PikeTerrace Park45174
Tower Park Construction 1521 Highland RdTwinsburg44087
Prete Builders 1605 State Rt. 60Vemilion44089
Pioneer Builders 8862 River Styx RdWadsworth44281
Bullington/Gleason 5338 Talltree WayWest Chester45069
Riverstone Construction 6295 Maxtown RdWesterville43082
Truberry Group 5991 Chandler CtWesterville43082
R J Landis Design & Const 640 Lakeview Plaza BlvdWorthington43085