Aging in Place
Aging in place is a relatively new idea that can help you or your loved ones continue living a full life in the home of your choice, with a focus on quality of life and indepdence. It isn't about growing old; it is about being prepared for the changes in your life, health and environment that occur as you grow older.
Learn about what it means to age in place and how planning now, regardless of your age, will help you keep building your best life after retirement. Start now!
Aging in Place Articles
Hormones are the body's messengers. These chemicals are secreted by various glands and sent into the blood. The blood transports them to the organs and tissues to make them perform the functions they were designed to do. Hormones and hormone levels change as the body grows and ages, because … Read the Full Article >
If you saw our last tiny house movement article, you got to see some of our favorite tiny houses and get an introduction to the benefits of ownership. In this post, we’ll show you more outstanding homes and go over some of the need-to-know … Read the Full Article >
Age in place technology products have been enjoying a lot of media attention as of late. I don't know what consumers feel about some of these new products, since a lot of companies seem to be building things without actually asking people if … Read the Full Article >
Tiny House Movement is a two part piece in a series on tiny homes. If you regularly browse the web, chances are you’ve seen photos being shared of “Tiny Homes”, amazingly minimalistic living spaces often built by the owners themselves. These … Read the Full Article >
Deciding whether to have a DIY home automation system or have it professionally installed is a personal choice. Many people like the challenge of a technical project, but others do not. It depends on how interested you are in home automation … Read the Full Article >
Find inspiration with these wet room photos. - Wet rooms are getting more popular in the U.S. and we're excited about that! These super functional and accessible wet rooms are a boon for American home remodeling; bathroom remodeling in … Read the Full Article >
What is a home automation system and what does it do? A home automation system is a network of sensors, controllers, switches, interfaces and devices that allow a person to have control over the devices connected to the network, including … Read the Full Article >
Wet room designs can vary, but one of the best things about them is that they can create a more open space. This open space, combined with no-step shower makes it a perfect room for people with all abilities. A wet room is a popular … Read the Full Article >
If you are wondering just what is a wet room, you've come to the right place. A wet room is essentially a bathroom with an open shower (or one that is behind some type of wall) with a shower floor that is flush with the rest of the bathroom. … Read the Full Article >
WALNUT CREEK, CA - August 21, 2014 A survey of seniors over 65 years living alone revealed that 21-23% stated their health care is only part of the quality care solution. Mark Hager, AgeInPlace.com Founder and Denise Yarmlak, … Read the Full Article >