Archive | Aging in Place Tips RSS feed for this section

Right-at-Home-In-Home-Care-Assistance_21929537_98883_image

Aging In Place With Home Care

Aging in place is defined by the Centers for Disease Control as “the ability to live in one’s own home and community safely, independently, and comfortably, regardless of age, income, or ability level.” The value of aging in place is recognized more now than ever before. Aside from the psycho/social benefits of the elderly remaining […]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }
2015-11-06 13_05_35-Microsoft Office Picture Manager

3 Innovative Options That Make Aging in Place Possible

The old standard of retiring and shuffling off to a retirement community is being re-written by baby boomers who want to enjoy their homes, embrace their communities and age in place as long as they can. By renovating their homes, engaging in the “Village” model, and finding innovative solutions like the Golden Girls Network’s Home […]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }
66973-342x286-Thumbs_Up

Four Unexpected Ways You’ll Save by Moving into a Senior Living Community

As aging adults move into their golden years, having a comfortable and safe home where they can be active, social, healthy, and enjoy life becomes more and more important. And a great deal of these factors depend on where a senior lives. When choosing whether to move into a senior living community or age in […]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }
baby-boomer-main

Baby Boomers

Baby boomers are fast becoming the largest-ever generation of retirees: 75 million strong. As they move to and through retirement, how and where they choose to live will have a profound impact on our homes, families, and communities. In order to deeply understand these huge shifts, Age Wave, in partnership with Merrill Lynch, just completed […]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }
Senior-Home-Maintenance

A Changing Retirement Landscape

As 10,000 boomers turn 65 every day, the entire landscape of retirement is changing. Perhaps nowhere are these changes more prevalent than in how people relate to their homes — and how this will transform the entire housing market in the years ahead. For example, while many of us assume household growth is likely to […]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }
nahb-2

Staying Informed

If you’re like the majority of Americans over the age of 45, you want to continue living in a familiar environment throughout your maturing years. According to AARP, older home owners overwhelmingly prefer to age-in-place, which means living in your home safely, independently and comfortably, regardless of age or ability level. The NAHB Remodelers of […]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }
Picture1

A “TITAN” of a chair!

All Titan chairs include a luxuriously upholstered seat and back, enhancing the look and feel of today’s senior care homes. Titan chairs are rated in excess of 800 lbs. All Titan chairs feature a lifetime frame warranty, a 15-year foam warranty, and a 5-year fabric warranty. Titan seating is USA made. Unique to the Titan […]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }
11

Top Ten Design Trends for Aging In Place

Top Client Requests 1. First off, although the link to the kitchen and bath is more global than specific, it seems worth mentioning that people are looking at ways to create a level entry and generally more open plans with more clear floor space for easier maneuvering. The newest international residential code allows for the […]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }
stair_lift

Aging in Place: Home Exterior

One aspect of remodeling for aging in place that does not get enough consideration is a home’s exterior. As you age, maintaining the outside of our homes can increasingly become a burden. Using these home exterior ideas from Ageinplace.com, you can plan ahead for maintenance that can help you achieve a lower level of upkeep […]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }
device

6 Amazing Lifestyle & Healthcare Technology Products

Lifestyle and healthcare technology are some of the hottest topics, especially around this time of the year with the CES having just passed. There have been many tech products in the past few years that promised to change the world or at least how we live our lives; most have not lived up to those promises. […]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }
Website Design and Development by Blue Turtle Graphics