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.


Tennessee Aging in Place Contractors
Company Address City ZIP

King James Construction 4086 Billy Maher RdBartlett38135
Ardis & Soules 872 Oak StChattanooga37403
Quest Realty & Development 615 E Ml King BlvdChattanooga37403
Doug Spohn Construction 550 N Crest CtChattanooga37404
John Bryan Construction 1910 Duncan AveChattanooga37404
RTB Enterprises 2130 Old Ringgold RoadChattanooga37404
Sterchi Construction 26 W 20th StChattanooga37408
Independent Living of TN 5512 Riggold RdChattanooga37412
Swafford Construction 711 Brookfield Ave.Chattanooga37412
Romar Construction 18 Mabry PlChattanooga37415
Henry Tipton Construction 1808 Jenkins RdChattanooga37421
Nanco Construction Company 6234 Perimeter DrChattanooga37421
R T Construction 6606 Julie LnChattanooga37421
The Counts Company 102 Cedar LnChattanooga37421
Meyers-Bradick Associate General Contractors 1200 Fox Green CvCordova38016
Toliver Construction Enterprises 345 Church StDayton37321
Superior Remodeling 504 Autumn Springs Ct Franklin37067
Ken Garland 3065 E Corporate Edge DrGermantown38138
Coggins & Coggins Builders 8965 Farmoor RdGermantown38139
Remodeling Consultants 2200 Cordes RdGermantown38139
J Brewer & Associates 603 Ely RdHixson37343
J Moore & Associates 4266 Bay Bridge RdLakeland38002
Anthony Malone Remodeling & Const 326 Robinson RdMc Minnville37110
A To Z Construction Services 581 Vandalia StMemphis38112
Byrnes Ostner Investments 618 Oakleaf Office LaneMemphis38117
Catmur Development Company 4889 Roane RdMemphis38117
Day's Construction Company 680 S Perkins RdMemphis38117
Memphis Home Improvment 4515 Poplar AveMemphis38117
Crane Builders 2931 Berry Hill DrNashville37204
Hantel Construction 2914 Berry Hill DrNashville37204
MCR Group 2123 8th Ave SNashville37204
Broderick Bldrs 5800 California AveNashville37209
Premier Maintenance & Remodeling 1838 Elm Hill Pike Nashville37210
Hudson Builders 2300 Winford AveNashville37211
Flat Iron Homes Group 15 Middleton Park LnNashville37215
Mahone Construction Services C 429 Westfield DrNashville37221
Signature Designs Builders 7217 Riverfront DrNashville37221
Colman S Hochman & Assoc 8306 Watersbend LnOoltewah37363
Ram Jack Foundation Solution 233 Industrial Park DriveSoddy Daisy37379