earth day

Earth Day Design Ideas

In celebration of Earth Day, there are many things you can do with your design or remodel to make your home more earth-friendly. 1. Use renewable resources. Bamboo is a fast growing tree that can give your home a warm look and feel, without relying on its hard wood counterparts that can take double or…

senior housing design trends

5 Senior Housing Design Trends

As baby boomers continue to age, and the economy as a whole moves forward, we’re beginning to see a new way of looking at our housing options. Seniors don’t need the space they did when they had families at home, and are demanding a whole different look at the way they live. Here are 8…

bathtub safety

Installing A Bathtub With Safety In Mind

Every year, over 200,000 accidents occur in bathrooms, making up over 70 percent of all household accidents. The combination of water, small spaces and smooth surfaces makes taking a bath or showering a risky proposition. And with over 20,000 fatalities each year here in America caused as a direct result from falling, it’s always important…

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Home Remodeling For Seniors

For many people, as they move from one phase of their lives to another, they choose buying a new home that fits more with their routine. Yet for others, moving isn’t the right option – they would much rather stay in the home and the community they are familiar with. Aging doesn’t mean it’s time…

home restoration and remodeling for seniors

How To Improve In Home Safety For Seniors

Growing old doesn’t always mean leaving your home. Aging in place is becoming more commonplace, especially as in-home safety features continue to improve. In-home safety is more than a few quick products. This concept includes the conversion of existing living conditions into fully functional areas that allow people to move freely, whatever their disability or…

bath safety tips

7 Bath Safety Remodeling Tips

As we begin to age, safety becomes a bigger concern for overall well-being. Even a simple fall can have detrimental impact on the way we live from that time forward. In order for seniors to remain within their homes, the first place to begin work is with a bath safety remodel. Here are 7 tips…