Sean Gallagher and Traci Tenhulzen attended CAPS (Certified Aging in Place Specialist) training earlier this week. The 2-day professional designation program includes negotiating doorways, elevators and barriers in a wheelchair while wearing dark glasses smeared with petroleum jelly. Since 2001, the CAPS designation has established professional means for adapting homes to accommodate mobility challenges. Associated…Details
As Tenhulzen Residential began re-training personnel to perform to improved standards, staff agreed on the following list of features and benefits offered to our customers: Respect for the home Trustworthy Family friendly Performance-oriented Integrated process Creative environment Stress reduction Convenient location Timely response Quality workmanship Respectable crew Professionalism Trade partners Quality control Award-winning Jobsite safety…Details
When the primary waste disposal company in the area fails to meet the demands of the labor union, workers tend to go on strike.
That is what happened in the summer of 2012.
This is how we dealt with it.
Over the years, the home has been used for different purposes. 1940’s – 1960’s: Rooms were relatively small and secluded. Gatherings were held in the living room or on the patio, and it was not uncommon to ask your neighbor for a cup of sugar. 1970’s – 1990’s: Larger common areas for entertaining made “cocooning”…Details
Baby-Boomers have made it plainly obvious they do not want to spend their waning days in a retirement facility. The residential construction community recognizes this and has geared up for the Aging-In-Place phenomenon. For nearly a decade, renovation experts with the CAPS designation have been accommodating special needs while maintaining a residential sense about the…Details
When consulting with prospective clients, we often use automotive analogies like: “remodeling by cost per square foot is like buying a car by the pound”; or “your decision to buy a Mercedes instead of a Buick establishes the value you place on quality, service and warranty”. Car analogies like these can even delve further into…Details