Tag: aging-in-place

See Aging-in-Place Products on IBS Remodelers Tour

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See Aging-in-Place Products on IBS Remodelers Tour

Join a Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist who will guide you to exhibitors specializing in products and services specific to the aging-in-place segment of the remodeling industry during the International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas Jan. 20-22.

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A Home for a Lifetime

Filed in Awards, Remodeling by on July 16, 2014 0 Comments
A Home for a Lifetime

July 25 is the deadline to enter the 2014 Homes for Life awards. This awards program honors excellence in aging in place remodeling by Certified Aging-in-Place Specialists (CAPS). The CAPS designation program teaches the technical, business management, and customer service skills essential to competing in the fastest growing segment of the residential remodeling industry: home modifications for the aging-in-place.

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CAPS Presentation: Another Tool in Your Marketing Arsenal

Filed in Education, Remodeling by on June 4, 2014 0 Comments
CAPS Presentation: Another Tool in Your Marketing Arsenal

Are you a CAPS designee – or Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist – looking for a new way to promote this specialized remodeling niche that’s becoming more popular among your boomer customers? NAHB has a new tool for you: the consumer PowerPoint presentation “Make Your House a Home for a Lifetime.” Here’s how to get it.

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Universal Design Takes the Stage at IBS

Filed in Design, IBS by on February 4, 2014 1 Comment
Universal Design Takes the Stage at IBS

A session on Tuesday at the NAHB International Builders’ Show featured 19 essential points that builders need to consider as they begin to incorporate universal design principals in their projects. Speakers Susanne Tauke, owner and president of New American Homes, a custom builder and developer in the Chicago area, and Beth Tauke, associate dean in […]

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Homes for Life Awards Honor Excellence in Aging-in-Place Remodeling

Filed in Awards, Remodeling by on October 28, 2013 0 Comments

Congratulations to Larry Taff and Monarcha Marcet, both of whom are Certified Aging in Place Specialists, on winning Homes for Life Awards, which recognize excellent remodeling work for aging-in-place and universal design. The awards were presented on Oct. 17 at the NAHB Remodelers’ annual gala during the 2013 Remodeling Show in Chicago. Marcet, of Adventure […]

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