Universal Design is about creating an attractive, stylish space that everyone, regardless of age, size, or ability, can live in or visit. A home with Universal Design makes it easier for residents to live in, and for guests to visit now and in the future, even as everybody’s needs and abilities change.
The real engine behind universal design is a desire to age in place. Learning what Universal Design ideas to use in your home is just one part of your aging in place plan. The ones that you choose should involve changes to your home that create a more safe, usable and enjoyable spaces that are easier to live in.
Hindman Construction has performed several aging in place projects. We hope is that these aging in place ideas inspire you to take control of your own quality of life at home during your later years.