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.


Missouri Aging in Place Contractors
Company Address City ZIP

Crowdus Custom Homes & Remodeling 20 Lochhaven LnBallwin63021
Graham Construction Company 1701 W Us Highway 40Blue Springs64015
Fischer & Frichtel 695 Trade Center BlvdChesterfield63005
Glidewell Construction 2600 Forum BlvdColumbia65203
Kliethermes Homes & Remodeling 1905 Cherry Hill DrColumbia65203
Liston Construction 3878 Rooster Ridge LaneDefiance63341
Bueler 13314 Manchester RdDes Peres63131
Con-Tech Carpentry 366 W 4th StEureka63025
T E Woods Construction 14400 E 42nd St S Independence64055
Norburg Contracting 8007 PaseoKansas City64131
Agape Construction 435 E ClintonKirkwood63122
Riggs Construction & Design 212 N Clay AveKirkwood63122
Roeser Home Remodeling 301 Sante AveKirkwood63122
Pfeifer King Bldg Corp 1550 SW Market StLees Summit64081
Callier Thompson Shea Construction & Design 14180 Manchester RdManchester63011
Paul Davis Restoration 1207 Eaglecrest StNixa65714
Repair Masters Construction 2977 Highway KO Fallon63366
J M Construction 200 Crafton DrO'fallon63366
Rock Solid Construction 4166 N 20th StOzark65721
Bailey 4940 S Farm Road 189Rogersville65742
LaDriere Building Company 8001 Clayton RdSaint Louis63117
Mid-America Re-Bath & Remodeling 8100 Watson RoadSaint Louis63119
Scheipeter SW Construction 8045 Big Bend BlvdSaint Louis63119
Kuhn Construction 755 E Monroe AveSaint Louis63122
Mosby Building Arts 645 Leffingwell AveSaint Louis63122
Sunset Custom Homes 3751 S Lindbergh BlvdSaint Louis63127
Aleto Construction 4421 Roadside LnSaint Louis63128
Landmark Builders 6731 ManchesterSaint Louis63139
Consolidated Design & Construction Group 2721 Sutton BlvdSaint Louis63143
McMillan Construction Group 1423 Strassner DrSaint Louis63144
McCarthy Design & Build 6209 Mid Rivers Mall Dr Saint Peters63304
VSP Construction Services 39 Patmos CtSaint Peters63376
Queen City Contractors 2925 E Chestnut ExpresswaySpringfield65802
Access Builders 5233 N Farm Road 171Springfield65803
Jim Murphy & Sons Construction 1736 E Sunshine StSpringfield65804
Roland Shultz Construction 2016 S Arlington TerrSpringfield65804
Sechler Remodeling 1141 S Delaware AveSpringfield65804
Sam Bradley Homes 4766 E Latoka CtSpringfield65809
Kennco Contractors 580 W Farm Rd 178Springfield65810