Aging in Place
Millions of Americans are choosing to stay in their own homes after retirement. This trend is referred to as aging in place. There are many reasons to stay in one's home including community, comfort and budget. Safety and independence are the top concerns for continuing your lifestyle, and key components for success with your goals.
Most accidents in the home occur in the kitchen and bathroom. Design techniques and safety elements can protect you and your loved ones from slips, falls and burns. Use proven guidelines to safeguard your home and your future.
Who needs Aging in Place improvements?
Aging is a natural process. Strength, agility and vision are diminished as we all get older. I have solutions to plan ahead for these predictable health changes. Aging in Place is for everyone who is planning on staying in their home.
Why Aging in Place by Design?
Now more than ever, home owners want to age in their place. My goal is to incorporate safety into your home in an attractive way. While grab bars are often a necessary addition, they can be attractive and blend in with your decor. Using design tools like lighting, accessible hardware and a variety of textures can be solutions to creating a comfortable home, It's important to me that you love the look of your place while.keeping you safe and independent.
I am a certified aging in place specialist and have been in the design industry for over 17 years. I have seen how homes are built without attention to protecting its owners for life after retirement. My focus has been to learn what problems may arise and how to use design to solve them.
As a design consultant, I work directly with my clients. I can collaborate with architects, builders and therapists to make sure we get the right fit for your needs. As an active woman who has had plenty of accidents, I understand how attention to details are essential.
Call me today and schedule a free in-home consultation. We'll discuss your goals and discover approaches to help you maintain your lifestyle and safety for a long time.
AARP reports that 90% of people over the age of 50 want to stay in their homes for as long as possible. They love their home, their community, family is close and it fits their budget are just some of the reasons,
Aging in place design and building solutions are an important step to stay safe and independent. Is it the right choice for you? Let's talk about your goals to determine if these results are the right fit for you.