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Mark Hager on HSN Connected Life with Brett Chukerman

Mark Hager, Founder of AgeInPlace.com was invited to be a guest expert on the Connected Life show on the Home Shopping Network (HSN). In this two-hour segment, Mark talked about the idea of aging in place with host Brett Chukerman. With a focus on how people can begin preparing their lives and homes for the future. We applaud the team at HSN for their desire to bring … [Read more...]

Types of Grants Available to Seniors for Home Renovations

Learn about the types of grants available to renovate a home. The changes to a home made with these funds can help prepare your home for later life. Renovations to all homes are needed periodically. Everything from kitchen ranges to water heaters need replacing eventually. Paint is needed every few years. New energy efficient appliances roll out and can be boons for seniors … [Read more...]

Bathroom Basics – Guide

Are You Ready To Remodel Your Bathroom So You Can Age In Place, But You Don't Want To Spend A Fortune Doing Unnecessary Work? The bathroom is one of the most important rooms in your home when it comes to aging in place and remodeling it will help your home continue to meet your needs and support you. But, what work should you do? The "Bathroom Basics Guide to … [Read more...]

How GPS Tools Can Help With Aging in Place

In a previous article on useful technologies for seniors, we discussed care benefits and keeping in touch with family, among other topics. In this post I want to expand a little bit on how some modern technologies can assist individuals in these specific areas. Specifically, thanks to modern GPS tools, there are some new and exciting ways for families to more effectively care … [Read more...]

Avoid Costly Mistakes When Searching For Your Lifelong Dream Home

Searching for your dream home for aging in place is one of the biggest steps you’ll take in life, and it involves a number of important decisions. Will you relocate from your current community? What features must your new home have? How much are you willing to spend? Without a plan, your ideal aging-in-place home can end up as a costly regret. Here are three of the most … [Read more...]