aging in place

Medical Alarm Service

What is Medical Alarm Service? The Safe Living Technologies Basic Safety & Medical Alert service is a 24 hour push button personal response system.  Any time help is needed, whether a medical emergency or simply needing the help of a family member, neighbor, or friend, our alert button will summon help.   How Does Medical [...]

Medical Alarm Service2013-03-12T20:37:37-05:00

Home adaptations for individuals with ALS

The purpose of this article is to explore some of the considerations and options for individuals who are living with ALS.  ALS – Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis or Lou Gehrig’s Disease, is a progressive neurological condition that leads to gradual decline in strength, respiratory function, and functional mobility. When looking at the needs for home adaptations [...]

Home adaptations for individuals with ALS2013-02-03T15:06:40-05:00

Wisconsin Home Elevators

For those living in Wisconsin who are exploring options for a home elevator system – BILD represents some of the best elevator options in the state. BILD offers a number of options for residential elevator systems that provide beauty, efficiency, safety, and reliability. Our company carries a number of different options from a variety of manufacturers to meet your specific [...]

Wisconsin Home Elevators2013-01-21T08:06:29-05:00

Specialized Grab Bars

Many options are now available for decorative designer grab bars in the home that provide a great option for both beauty and safety.  Through BILD, there is a wide variety of options available, including many different finishes and styles, to match any décor.  Designer grab bars are available at a variety of costs and styles. A variety of different levels of [...]

Specialized Grab Bars2013-01-20T14:14:08-05:00

Wisconsin Ceiling Lifts

For families caring for individuals with physical needs - both the caregiver and the individual being cared for - a home ceiling lift can make the difference in providing transfers and care assistance.  Ceiling lifts also can provide easy access to the bathroom area without having to remodel. For individuals with safety concerns who are able to participate in [...]

Wisconsin Ceiling Lifts2012-12-28T14:31:22-05:00

2013 MBA Show – Milwaukee, Wisconsin

The Metropolitan Builders Association (MBA) will be hosting a show here in Milwaukee Jan 11-13.  This show, Building Lifestyles, is about optimizing your home to fit your lifestyle.  The cost for the show is $8.00 at the door or $7 if you register online in advance.  It will be held at the Frontier Airlines Center, at [...]

2013 MBA Show – Milwaukee, Wisconsin2012-12-28T12:07:19-05:00

Did you know…

...the cost of health care continues to rise.  This includes assisted living and in-home care.  The average cost of skilled care at a nursing home in a private room is $78,000.  For a semi-private room the average is $69,000 per year. The average for assisted living cost is $36,000 annually.  At BILD can show you [...]

Did you know…2012-12-26T21:20:22-05:00

Milwaukee Senior Fest 2012

  BILD is proud to support the 29th Annual Milwaukee Senior Fest on Wednesday, June 13, 2012 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Milwaukee’s Senior Fest will be held at Serb Memorial Hall - 5101 West Oklahoma Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53219 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.   Seniorfest will offer bingo, recreational activities, dancing, exhibits, [...]

Milwaukee Senior Fest 20122012-04-17T18:25:35-05:00

Parkinson’s Resources for Southeastern Wisconsin

BILD is local leader in accessibility and resources for persons living with Parkinson’s Disease in Southeastern Wisconsin. People take comfort and confidence in a company that offers home modification consultations by specialists with physical and occupational therapy backgrounds.   We are proud to be a local provider for accessibility resources for persons living with Parkinson’s [...]

Parkinson’s Resources for Southeastern Wisconsin2012-03-12T15:05:12-05:00