Senior Home Modification by Charleston Handyman Helps the Aging in Place Community

Many new products and services have been developed to help the elderly remain in their homes rather than moving to a nursing home or assisted living facility


Charleston WV – Senior home modification experts with HandyPro Handyman Services are helping the Aging in Place Community to provide freedom and independence for elderly and disabled residents who wish to remain in their homes rather than being placed in a nursing home or assisted living facility. There area many senior home modification services that can make a difference.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 2004, the 65 and over population is expected to increase from approximately 35 million in 2000 to 55 million in 2020. The good news is there has been an extensive amount of time and energy devoted to senior home modification and other services to help this population live more safely in their homes.

Eventually all of us will be touched by someone we love in the same position. Many homes are being designed and retrofitted to help the “Aging in Place’ population and their caregivers. The Certified Aging in Place specialists with HandyPro ( have joined together to meet this need. Many new products and services have been developed to help older people stay in their homes rather than moving to a nursing home or assisted living facility.

HandyPro Home Modification services include:

• Ramps
• Grab bars and Stair Railings with extremely durable fasteners
• Automatic interior door openers
• Raised dishwashers
• Walk-in Showers
• Widen doorways
• And More

With the growing number of people 65 and older who wish to remain independent and live in their own homes the demand for senior home modification to accommodate their needs has risen.

There are many organizations that can assist with home modification, upgrades and suggestions. One of the best programs is known as CAPS, or Certified Aging in Place Specialist.

HandyPro Handyman Services is a locally-owned franchise company offering home modification, home repairs and remodeling. They provide free estimates and all work is guaranteed for one year. Handyman service technicians arrive within one hour of the scheduled appointment time equipped and prepared to handle the homeowner’s to-do list as they move from one job to the next. All service contractors are licensed and bonded. HandyPro is a member of the Better Business Bureau with 0 complaints and a BBB Rating of A+ on a scale from A+ to F. Visit to learn more.

About HandyPro Handyman Services:
What’s on your to-do list? HandyPro Handyman Services offers affordable solutions to a wide variety of home repairs including home modification for seniors, home improvement and home remodeling, seasonal home maintenance and more. HandyPro specializes in helping the homeowner, business or property manager have building repairs completed professionally, in a timely manner, and guarantees 100% customer satisfaction. HandyPro Handyman Service has been in business since 1996, serving over 20,000 clients with zero complaints from the Better Business Bureau. HandyPro Handyman Services has been featured on Rachel Ray and Fox News.

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