Each time my family returns home from vacation, my wife typically says, “I love my home.” That may be partly due to a little too much family bonding among our seven immediate family members during our week vacation. However, my wife is like most people who love their home and would like to remain in their own home for the remainder of their life. Unfortunately, the problem is that most of the nation’s housing is not designed to accommodate physical and cognitive challenges that come with aging.
According to a Washington Post article, here are some home improvement ideas that might allow you to comfortably remain in your home rather than having to move elsewhere as you get older:
1) Invest in smart home products
2) Fall-proof your home
3) Widen doorways
4) Create an accessible bathroom
5) Modify the kitchen
6) Age in the right place
You can read the entire article at the below link.