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Accessible Building Products

 

By Bonnie Joy Flamm and Dan Fritschen

The ability to “Age in Place” with dignity, safety, independence, comfort and yes –  even with beautiful products – has become a reality. In fact, in the last five years, […]

The Growing Impact of “Baby Boomers”

by Bonnie Joy Designs, Interior Designer

As this chart shows, throughout most of human history people did not age, they just died.

Now that has changed; the majority of Baby Boomers — and even their parents — […]

Updated Showers

by Bonnie Joy www.bonniejoydesigns.com

Want to show off when you remodel your master bathroom? One of the best places to let technology run wild is in a new shower. Larger, more sculpted, and chock-full of futuristic knobs […]

“There is No Place like Home”

by Bonnie Joy, Interior Designer and CAPS 949.706.3379

They are not just cliches: “There is No Place Like Home,” “I want to go home,” and “It feels like Home,” are all sentiments with more than a grain of truth to […]

Top Three Trends for 2013

by Bonnie Joy Flamm, Interior Designer and CAPS (949)706.3379

Here are my “Top Three Trends” in Home Design and Remodeling for 2013:

1. Counter tops: Move over granite! Quartz is on its way to replace the proverbial kitchen favorite. Unlike […]

Ideas for Aging in Place and Universal Design

by Bonnie Joy, Interior Designer and CAPS

The concepts of Aging in Place and Universal Design are often confused or used interchangeably. However, they are actually two different concepts which share some of the same attributes. […]

Aging In Place Design Guide

by Bonnie Joy Designs, Certified Aging in Place Specialist 949.706.3379

As a Certified Aging in Place Specialist, I have a list of 100 modifications that can be done to  your home to make it
safer, more comfortable […]

Residential Living On a Golf Course

by Bonnie Flamm, Interior Designer

There are many exquisite homes on the market today that specifically cater to golfers. With the Baby Boomer population moving into the retirement age, luxury homes on a signature golf course are […]

Aging in Place for Baby Boomers

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By Bonnie Flamm

When surveyed by AARP, 89% of Americans aged 50+ say they plan to age in their current home, a concept known as “Aging in […]