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The 6 Most Important Home Modifications for the Elderly and Disabled 

Your loved one is returning home from a hospital stay. Now your main concern is planning modifications for the elderly or disabled family member to make their home safer and more accessible.  Consider a professional in-home assessment with Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist (CAPS). They can offer recommendations for home modifications for the elderly and disabled specific…

How Understanding the 5 Stages of Aging Can Help with Aging in Place

Want to Stay in Your Home as You Age? You First Have to Understand the 5 Stages Of Aging Life is change. As you move through the years, you adapt to new situations by reformulating plans again and again. Sometimes this happens through careful preparation. Other times, you improvise. You may be watching your parents…

Home Remodeling Contractors for Aging In Place Home Design

Set up a design consultation and an in-home assessment. Contact Us From smaller renovations to new construction, we provide a home improvement solution for people of all ages and abilities. Our team specializes in working on projects that involve smart design for modernizing a home to accommodate an aging population and those people with disabilities…

Aging in Place Design: Modernize Your Home for the Long Term

Set up a design consultation and an in-home assessment. Contact Us Live in Place Designs is a design-bid-build firm. Our focus on aging in place design for creating accessible spaces and adapting design processes of universal and accessible design to help you live as long as possible in your home. We don’t just plan for…

Financial Assistance for Home Modifications

Set up a design consultation and an in-home assessment. Contact Us So you’re a senior and you and your spouse know you want to live independent lives for as long as possible. You also probably realize that’s going to take some changes to your current home.  Sometimes the most difficult decision for renovating pertains to…

Aging in Place Kitchen Design: Remodel Your Kitchen

Set up a design consultation and an in-home assessment. Contact Us There’s a reason we call our kitchens the “heart of the home.” It’s where we make forever memories. Watching mom make breakfast every morning. Teaching our little ones to cook for the first time. Gathering generations together for holiday baking. And celebrating every other…

Modernize Your Home for Your Next Stage of Life

Set up a design consultation and an in-home assessment. Contact Us When considering how to modernize your home for your next stage of life, it doesn’t have to be about a medical disability that needs immediate attention. Modern home remodeling for future safety and comfort also doesn’t have to scream, “Senior citizen here!” Instead, like…

An Essential Guide for a Handicap Bathroom Remodel and a Walk-in Shower

Planning Your Accessible Bathroom(s) What’s needed to make a bathroom disability accessible? Before you start remodeling your new bathroom, you will need to choose a design that makes the bathroom easily accessible for you and other guests who may be using it. In order to accomplish this, you want to consider your current needs as…

Living in Place vs. Aging in Place: What’s the Difference?

Living in Place vs. Aging in Place By Kelly L. Faloon Set up a design consultation and an in-home assessment. Contact Us For many, the term “aging in place” brings to mind institutional-looking grab bars. Clunky shower seats in the bathroom. Unsightly mobility aids. And the looming fear of what comes after. But “living in…

The Most FAQs About Home Accessibility

Set up a design consultation and an in-home assessment. Contact Us Home accessibility is an issue you might not think much about. But after a loss of mobility, accident, or other medical condition, it can become a top priority. Depending on your specific situation, you may need to make a variety of modifications to improve…