Aging-In-Place with INDEPENDENCE BY DESIGN™
FOR THE TIME OF YOUR LIFE™
Your home is where you’ve spent your life, where you’ve made great memories with friends and family and where you want to spend your golden years in peaceful serenity. However, some parts of your home may become inconvenient or less accessible as you age. Why begrudgingly move to another house when you can remodel your home for aging-in-place. Independence remodeling allows you to continue enjoying the home you love for all the years of your life.
Do you need accessibility remodeling for you or someone you love in the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area? Come and experience independence with a design from our skilled team at DreamMaker. We are dedicated to helping you age-in-place gracefully and independently in a barrier-free environment. We’ll listen to your needs and ideas to create a functional, stylish layout that will suit your needs and make daily tasks easier.
Specializing in bathroom and kitchen renovations, we go above and beyond to bring you efficient services with a focus on your individual needs. We also take pride in our ability to keep our rates competitive without sacrificing the quality of work that we perform. When you allow us to assist with your aging-in-place renovation, we show you the many benefits, which include:
Decreased chance for accidents
Has your bathroom become jumbled with extra things to make your life easier, but get in the way and are unattractive? With the installation of a few simple, elegant and attractive accessories your daily bath experience can be greatly enhanced. Do away with haphazard temporary solutions and opt for designer grab bars, curbless showers, walk-in tubs and anything else you can imagine to make your life easier and keep your bathroom looking luxurious. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, almost two-thirds of accidents which take place in the home occur in the bathroom.
According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, almost two-thirds of accidents which take place in the home occur in the bathroom. Hundreds of thousands of Americans are treated annually for injuries stemming mostly from slips and falls. Injury severity increases with age. Accessible bathrooms provide safety and comfort in the smallest and slipperiest room of your home.
Lever or loop handles
Full length or tilting mirrors
Built in benches in showers
Gallery of Work (click an image)
Do you spend less time cooking because your kitchen has become difficult to work in? Do you wish you could redesign the space so everything is within easy reach and washing the dishes isn’t such a pain. Cooking, eating and cleaning up after a good meal is important for our health, and we can help you enjoy this part of your life will into your golden years. Accessible kitchen remodels assist in meal preparation, dish washing, and accessing items from in the pantry. The kitchen is an important and often overlooked part of aging-in-place remodeling.
Accessible cabinetry, with frequently used cabinets 15″ to 48″ above the floor to assure access regardless of range of motion
Taller toe kick heights for individuals in wheelchairs
Pull-down shelving systems that allow more access to upper cabinets
Lower electrical outlets within reach
Independence by Design is a DreamMaker Bath & Kitchen™ specialty. Our senior-focused kitchen remodels, bathroom remodels and other aging-in-place remodeling provide real freedom for senior homeowners. If you would like to speak with us about our accessibility remodeling services and schedule a time for an estimate, contact our office today. Our professional designers at DreamMaker are ready to go to work for you.
Independence By Design for Seniors and Handicapped
Aging-in-place remodeling for the Twin Cities Metro Area since 1997