Aging In Place

Aging in place allows you to transition to the next phase of your life in the home you’ve grown to love. You’ve lived in your home for many years and want to continue doing so for many years more. Sure, you’re not as mobile as you once were, but you’d prefer to stay close to your neighborhood, to friends and family. Maintaining your vibrant, independent lifestyle means making some modifications to your home – and that’s where we can help!

We’ve helped hundreds of families in the Portland metropolitan area transform their homes into one that accommodates their changing needs and allows them to stay in their familiar environment. Suite Additions is certified by the National Association of Home Builders through its Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist (CAPS) program to work with you to assess your needs and develop a plan that makes the necessary modifications to your home. We look not just at the here and now but foresee future needs, so your home can stay your own as long as possible.

Common Aging-in-Place Modifications

Here are some of the more common modifications that Suite Additions can install in your home:

  • Wheelchair Accessible Showers

  • Easy Use Fixtures
  • Grab Bars and Rails
  • Wheelchair Ramps and Stairglides

  • Easy Use Doors and Cabinets

  • Widening Doorways and Hallways

  • Private Elevators
  • Pull-Out Shelves
  • Push Button Door Openers
  • Shower Benches
  • Barrier Free Bathrooms
  • Stair Lifts

  • Walk-In Tubs

In-Law Suites

If staying in your home proves impractical but you’d still like to stay close to family, Suite Additions designs and builds ideal in-law suites to suit your needs. An in-law suite allows your multigenerational household to accommodate parents moving into the home while maintaining privacy and independence for all family members.

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