Alan Kanter, A.I.A., specializes in home design and modifications for aging. Certified as an Aging in Place Specialist by the National Association of Home Builders, he helps elders live at home independently in surroundings that are safe, healthful, and environmentally responsible.
With the right modifications and independent living products, seniors can maintain a comfortable and safe lifestyle while your house retains its normal appearance.
You can take steps to ease your elderly parent's anxiety of the construction process.
Certified builders have training in the unique problems of home construction for aging and improving accessibility and can help make your aging parents' house safer with modifications.