Stories

Because each client’s home and needs are unique, we invite you to read these Chicago area case studies and hope that you will recognize challenges and solutions that may apply to you or the senior citizen in your life. Please note that some of the elderly or disabled clients described here are actually a compilation of several, but their home renovation or modification stories are told here to better help you visualize the ways that Elderspaces makes Illinois homes safer and more comfortable.

Client 1

This suburban Chicago client with balance problems was having difficulty with safety issues in her bedroom. She had a gorgeous, high bed with a luxurious soft pillow top. Unfortunately this combination …

Client 2

Poor eyesight was jeopardizing this elderly Chicago client’s health and safety. This resulted in an increase in dangerous tripping and falls, particularly on the stairs in his home. Replacing, repositioning …

Client 3

Our downtown Chicago client was a woman suffering from severe rheumatoid arthritis. Although she lived with her sister in a somewhat wheelchair friendly high-rise, her bathroom was incompatible to her condition…

Client 4

An older Chicagoan was struggling with the early stages of Alzheimer’s. Safety was the family’s number one concern, particularly in the kitchen preparation area. The client had previously forgotten …