Declaration of Independence

Embracing Aging-in-Place Home Design can keep you living comfortably at home for years to come. With a little foresight, a lot of common sense, and only a modest budget bump, a growing number of homeowners are dramatically improving the odds that they’ll be able to stay in their homes well into their golden years. That’s […]

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What do Realtors, Contractors and Seniors Have in Common?

When my 81 year old mother-in-law Elsie moved to join us here in Houston recently, she bought a small home that needed changes to make the place safe and livable.  The bathroom had a tub that was hard to get in and out of.  Installing attractive grab bars on the walls and on the tub […]

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Finding the Right Residential Elevator

Elevators have come along way just in the last five years, due to rising consumer demand for them.  As we grow older, climbing up and down stairs becomes a wearisome and even a hazardous task. Installing an elevator can make the difference between if you can continue living in your home as you get older, […]

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Senior-Friendly Ideas for Homes

Most people don’t think about the hazards a typical home can hold for an older adult, but the dangers can become frighteningly evident after a senior moves in. Adult children who move a senior into their homes, or who choose to move into a senior’s home, should ensure that the living space is safe. Dan […]

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Grab Bars for Bathrooms: What You Should Know Before Installation

Before beginning the installation process of your grab bars for bathroom installation, it is important to know what type of tub or shower you have.  The type of shower determines the installation method and products needed to have a successful installation. Installing Grab Bars for Your Bathroom to Code Installed grab bars for bathrooms need […]

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