Aging in place is becoming a popular choice among seniors that are looking to live in their residence of choice for as long as they are able to. Many individuals value the freedom and dignity that come from staying in their own home while they age.
Homeowners who plan on building or renovating an aging in place home should incorporate principles of universal design into the home. Universal design allows products and environments to be accessed by all people, to the greatest extent possible, without the need for adaptation. Baldwin Architectural Group is experienced in creating universal designs for homeowners that are looking to age in place.
An aging in place home requires careful consideration of design elements in order to be age-friendly. These exterior design elements are considered most important:
Modifications within the interior of an aging in place home is essential to the design. While this list is not all inclusive, it provides some important updates that can make your aging in place home comfortable and safe:
If you are interested in renovating or building an aging in place home, Baldwin Architectural Group can help. Fill out our online contact form or call us at 404-406-9041 to schedule a consultation.