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Aging in Place Kitchen Design

Dec 17, 2019 | Kitchen

open floor plan for easier transition from room to room

Senior Citizen Kitchen Design Ideas

Independence is the ability to take care of oneself, yet it is sometimes unintentionally taken for granted.  Many people find themselves in a position where they need special accommodations in their home, either for an elder or disabled family member or themselves.  As of 2014, there are over 56 million people in the US over the age of 65. By 2030 this number will climb to 111 million. 

The term, coined aging in place, is the ability to live in one’s own home and community safely, independently, and comfortably, regardless of age, income, or ability level.  It has made a positive impact on the aging community, as notably, 70% of seniors have made modifications to their home for safety reasons.

Nearly 90% of homeowners approaching retirement want to stay in their homes as they age.

Owings Brothers is here to help.

Kitchen Designs for Elderly and Handicapped

Owings Brothers Contracting offers aging in place services for all areas of your home. Our overall goal is to assist people to stay in their homes. In the past we have worked on aging in place bathrooms. While making accommodations in bathrooms is, of course, extremely important, a new way to assist is on the rise. Kitchen remodeling for aging in place people can make another part of the home accessible and safe.  Owings Brothers Contracting, a reputable and reliable contracting company, can make kitchen design for seniors accessible for use by considering necessary accommodations including:

  • Wheelchair accessible space.
  • Lowered sinks.
  • Wall mounted shelves for appliances.
  • Space for dishwashers that open sideways.
  • Non-slip flooring.
  • Proper lighting.

Senior Citizen Kitchen Design

Owings Brothers Contracting offers you these aging in place remodeling plans- and more.

Designed with love, from our family to yours.  We look forward to helping make your future, or that of a loved one, safe and fulfilled- at home.

Owings Brothers Contracting has been building in Maryland for over 35 years. Our services include: interiors; additions and exteriors; whole house remodeling; custom built homes and architectural services.  Our additional services include: handyman services, window treatments and plumbing and electrical. Owings Brothers’ new Design Studio in Eldersburg, Maryland offers customers, designers, and architects the opportunity to experience upscale, elegant and affordable kitchen and bath products in a real-life setting.  We look forward to helping you build your future!

Our craftsmanship adds value. Our people add warmth.