Aging In Place & Remodeling For Seniors in Bellevue
Comfortable Living Spaces as you Age
The pro's at Pathway Design & Construction utilize a universal design approach when we get involved in aging in place remodels in Bellevue, Washington. Universal design is used to ensure that homes are compatible with all people, regardless of age, ability, or disability.
It is our primary goal to ensure convenience and safety for those who are aging at home. Aside from this, we guarantee improved property value and excellent indoor air quality throughout the entire construction process.
Our President, Paul Kocharhook, is a Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist (CAPS) and he ensures that the Pathway DC team better serves the increasing population of the Seattle-area Baby Boomers who want to remain in their homes for as long as possible.
The Certified Aging in Place Specialist (CAPS) training program was developed by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), along with the AARP and others. This certifies building industry professionals to apply Aging in Place modifications to home remodeling and building.
For your aging in place remodel in Bellevue, there are a number of different modifications we may use such as:
- Increased lighting in the home
- Accessible light switches
- Easy-to-reach and operate lever-style door handles
- Additional grab bars and railings
- Handheld showerheads that are flexible
- Non-slip/skid flooring for both traction and cushion
- Slip-resistant showers & tubs
- Walk-in showers for easy access
- Wider doorways for wheelchairs
- Step-free entrance and/or wheelchair ramps
What is Aging In Place Remodeling in Bellevue?
Combining safe, practical, and accessible conveniences into a modern home remodel with updated aesthetics is a good way to define what aging in place means. Making every room in your house safer and easier to use as well as adding value to your home is our objective.
How Would You Define Universal Design?
Universal design is similar to aging in place except it focuses on all people regardless of their age, size, ability, or disability. All of our work is focused on universal design so you can be sure that every project we complete will be tailored to everyone.
We Make Age-Friendly Living Spaces
Introducing age-friendly home remodeling usually starts in the bathroom, bedroom, and in the kitchen. These are high-traffic areas that require accessibility as well as safety for all age groups.
Most of our aging in place projects appeal to seniors and children. We can guarantee design functionality that can improve efficiency and create ease of use for the entire living space. You shouldn't settle for anything but the best when it comes to your home so give us call. You can count on us for an aging in place remodel in Bellevue, Washington.