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McCarthy Builders and Remodelers

Environmental Accessibility Adaptations (EAA) Home Modification

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(612) 250-0816


Service Details


Home modifications are physical adaptations to a person's primary home. These modifications can make a person's home safer and help people function with greater independence.

Additional Information

Provides home modification consulting, improvement, accessibility remodeling, home barrier evaluation and removal, bathroom and kitchen modifications and ramp construction for the disabled and elderly. They work with counties using the waiver system as well as private home owners.

Increase door widths for easy access, Remove tub and install roll-in shower, Install grab bars by toilets and tubs, Install a hand-held adjustable shower head, Lower countertops for easy access, Install lever handle faucets with built-in anti-scald protection, Install Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) 18" toilets, Install ramps, accessible entrances, power assisted door openers, accessible elevators, Install light switched and electrical panels at accessible height.

About This Location

Home accessibility modifications to your present residence or new construction may include, but are not limited to the following:
* Modification of bathrooms and kitchens, including grab bars
* Ramps
* Widening of doorways
* Adaptations to furniture
* Adaptations to bikes and strollers
* Alarm/monitoring systems and other requirements of applicable life safety and fire codes (if any)
* Floor coverings (such as allergy friendly or accessibility flooring)
* Specialized electric and plumbing systems (necessary to accommodate medical equipment and supplies)
* Modification to meet egress requirements that are not the homeowner's responsibility and are related to a person's assessed needs
* Monitoring technology
* Shatterproof windows


  • Area Served by County
    • Anoka County 
    • Carver County 
    • Dakota County 
    • Hennepin County 
    • Ramsey County 
    • Scott County 
    • Washington County 
  • Payment
    • Alternative Care Waiver (AC) 
    • Brain Injury Waiver (BI) 
    • Community Access for Disability Inclusion Waiver (CADI) 
    • Community Alternative Care (CAC) Waiver 
    • Developmental Disabilities Waiver (DD) 
    • Elderly Waiver (EW) 
    • Private health insurance 
    • Private pay 
  • Specialization
    • Blind or visually impaired 
    • Brain Injury (BI) 
    • Deaf or hard-of-hearing 
    • Developmental disabilities 
    • Disabilities 
    • Mental health 
    • Older adults 
    • Physical disabilities 


Learn more about this service when paid for under the waivers and the Alternative Care Program in the Community-Based Services Manual.

Waivers and private pay

Area Served

Twin Cities Metro Area


Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (612) 250-0816

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