Did you know that falls are the leading cause of death due to injury in those 65 and older? According the CDC, 95% of hip fractures are caused by falls; 40% of those hospitalized for hip fracture do not return to independent living and 20% will die within a year. These disturbing facts prove that falls and the injuries that result are one of the most substantial health threats for older adults. Fortunately, there are some simple steps you can take now to ensure your home will be a safe place for you and your loved ones in the years to come.
When it comes to deciding which remodeling projects to do on your home, knowing which ones add value can be a deciding factor. Here is a quick list of 10 of the best renovations for any home:
Check out the face lift we recently gave this home. The client wanted to add something to the exterior of her home to make it stand out among all the other brick houses in her neighborhood. After talking with the client to get a clear grasp on her vision, we agreed that adding decorative shutters and matching awning would be the best option. Our team got to work creating 3-D renderings and concept drawings, allowing the client see just how the finished design would look. The drawings alone proved the completed project would make a huge impact on the visual interest of the home. When the project was complete, the home looked just as the client envisioned, and now makes a bold statement among all of the similar brick homes on the street!