Tag : Aging in Place

14 Feb 2019

Home Modifications for Aging In Place

Home Modifications for Aging In Place: 7 Expert tips on home modifications that support aging in place.   1. Nonslip flooring A slip-and-fall incident is one of the most common ways that seniors injure themselves. More than one-third of injuries among older adults occur in the bathroom, so make a bathroom’s flooring a priority by choosing nonslip material. Your choice of flooring must also be easy to clean in order to maintain a healthy environment. A number of materials provide […]

14 Feb 2019

Home Modifications for Seniors

Can you afford to age in place? The costs for home modifications for seniors to age in place can add up quickly. According to an AARP study, 90 percent of people age 65 and over would prefer to stay in their own homes as they get older — and not go to a nursing home or assisted living facility. However, if you or your parents are buying, building or renovating a home to accommodate the needs of a loved one, […]