Earlier this year , Lake Community YMCA in Union Town hosted its second annual Senior Health Fair and Village Craftsmen was proud to be a part of it as one of the exhibitors. Admission was free and the exhibitors included organizations focusing on the physical, mental, emotional, and financial healt...

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On this rare occasion we are going to have you go to another website. Why? The article by Bill Denis that was published in Traditional Building is filled with enlightened information. Many who desire to know more about materials - especially if in the process of "traditional" restoration or building...

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Is your bathroom outdated and dysfunctional? Before you hire a Canton bathroom remodeling company, make sure you’re not settling for cookie-cutter designs and lack-luster service. At Village Craftsmen, your local Bath Planet dealer, we believe in creating custom-designed bathrooms that are high-qual...

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This article by Tom Kelly of Akron.com describes how rising long-term care costs are fueling the demand for aging-in-place home modifications. However, according to Kelly, even though builders are doing an admirable job of incorporating universal design features in new homes, baby boomers are still...

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Did you know that approximately 80% of home modifications, renovations, and repairs are paid for by the primary occupants of the residence? And out of these, the majority is funded by personal savings. But don’t panic… there are many organizations, agencies, and resources (some of which may be rig...

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Has your old shower seen better days? Whether your bathroom is stuck in the 70’s, is difficult to use, or no longer meets your changing needs, don’t let the hassle and cost of remodeling keep you from the shower you need. At Village Craftsmen, your local Bath Planet dealer and certified installers,&...

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Previously we offered the first part of this list of maintenance recommendations for your house now that the weather is becoming more and more mild. Below are our remaining tips that you should consider doing to make your home safer and ready for the new season: Check the shutoff valves on each p...

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There was a great series on National Public Radio (NPR) several years ago which focused on aging in place. It highlighted the benefits of Universal Design and how it can enhance your home, allowing you to remain living safely and independently. The segment entitled, “Aging: Universal Design,” emph...

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Remodeling your bathroom should be an exciting and fun experience—not a hassle that costs a fortune and doesn’t really suit your needs. If you’re looking for custom Youngstown bathroom remodeling services, you’ll be glad to discover Village Craftsmen, your local Bath Planet dealer! We offer full-ser...

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Although the last of the snow may not yet have graced us with its final presence, there is no doubt that spring is in the air. As the weather begins to warm, there is no better time than now to do the following maintenance recommendations for your house: Check all electrical outlets for loose-fitt...

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