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.


Oklahoma Aging in Place Contractors
Company Address City ZIP

Renovations By Helms 17 E. Dawes Ave.Bixby74008
Billy Cassetty Company 14402 E 63rd StBroken Arrow74012
B Judd Construction 2418 S Maywood DrClaremore74017
Palmer Custom Homes 23750 E 148th St SCoweta74429
Smith Remodeling & Construction 1806 E 10th StOkmulgee74447
Renovations By FRED 11330 S 26th West AveSapulpa74066
DPR Remodeling Services 4306 S. Peoria Ave.Tulsa74105
Grant Homes 3206 E 34th StTulsa74105
Jim Fieszel General Contracting 1442 E 54th StTulsa74105
Cowen Construction 1110 W 23rd StTulsa74107
Barron & McClary Gen Contractors 1424 S Harvard AveTulsa74112
Hawkins Bros Construction 8117 E 15th StTulsa74112
Roper Remodeling & Installation 5709 E. 4th Pl.Tulsa74112
Rossi Bros Remodeling 3509 E 11th StTulsa74112
HuntSted 42 E 16th StTulsa74119
Renovations 1428 E 5th CtTulsa74120
Adam W Curran Homes 10026-a S. MingoTulsa74133
All American Remodel 7627 S Quebec AveTulsa74136
Hunter Homes 10051 S Yale Ave Tulsa74137
Landmark Resources 5420 E 118th StTulsa74137
ESPO Construction 8157 E 46th StTulsa74145
The Buckingham Group 4727 S Memorial DrTulsa74145
Best Quality Roofing & Construction 10925 E. 55th Pl.Tulsa74146
Christian Interests 10017 E. 46th Pl.Tulsa74146