Looking for a New Retirement Home?
In your retirement years, the last thing you want to worry about
is a home that presents obstacles to everyday living.
Now is the best time to plan ahead. An often-overlooked aspect of retirement planning is in what kind of home retirees want to spend their golden years. And everyone has a different idea of what that should look like.
Regardless of your housing needs for retirement, Lake Michigan Builders can custom-build an accessible retirement home for you to help ensure that your golden years are the best years of your life.
A New Home for Retirement: Important Considerations
Maybe you have already decided on building a new home for retirement, or maybe you are not sure yet. Either way, there are benefits to choosing Lake Michigan Builders as your contractor to construct a home to suit your retirement needs.
Future Planning: Even if you don’t have any current physical limitations at this point, that very well could change in the coming years. We can work with you to plan accessibility options like wider doorways, single-floor designs, and wheelchair accessible entrances to your home.
Any or all of these ADA-compliant features can be designed into the construction of your home if you so choose. By equipping your new home now with key features that provide added accessibility, you will avoid costly changes to your home later on as your health and mobility change.
Increased Safety: The point of safety can’t be stressed enough, as most retirees want to stay in their own home as long as possible. However, accidents can happen in your home that require either temporary or permanent assisted living arrangements.
One major obstacle and potential danger for the elderly as they age are steps. We can provide single-floor housing that is wheelchair accessible and even eliminate steps in your home altogether. This means you’ll be far less likely to be injured in your home and wind up requiring additional care.
The longer you can stay accident-free, the more you’ll significantly increase the quality of life in your retirement years.
Expert Home Builders for Retirees and the Elderly
At Lake Michigan Builders, our team has the experience and expertise to ensure your home will suit your unique retirement needs and preferences.
If you’re interested in the common modifications we build into our new homes, feel free to visit our ADA Compliant Homes page to see more details on what we can bring to your new retirement home. There you will also find a section that discusses one of our more popular accessible home designs. Or you can choose from the many other accessible home designs we have available.