National Directory: Iowa

Welcome to the Iowa Home Modification and Repair Resources Page! On this State Resources page, you will find resources for consumers and professionals specific to Iowa, including featured programs, funding sources, home modification and repair providers by city, and educational materials!

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Home Modification Providers by City

This section contains listings of home modification providers in Iowa. Search by city or keyword.

Bettendorf, IA

Accessible Housing Design And Home-Modifications

Contact Person: Charles Schwab

Address: 1820 Grant Street PMB 5015, Bettendorf, IA 52722

Email Address:

Phone Number: 563-359-7524

Services/Modifications Provided: We specialize in accessible housing design and home-mods. We published the countries first accessible home plans book.

Des Moines, IA


Contact Person: Joe Ghormley

Address: 3520 Beaver Avenue, Ste D7, Des Moines, IA 50310-3264

Email Address:

Phone Number: 515-278-8462

Services/Modifications Provided: We provide maintenance contracts, remodeling, 'Aging in Place' services, safety assessments.

Kimberly Hansen

Contact Person: Kimberly Hansen, Executive Director

Agency Name or Parent Company: Rebuilding Together Greater Des Moines

Name of Home Modification Program / Resource: Kimberly Hansen

Address: 1111 9th Street, #265, Des Moines, IA 50314

Email Address:

Phone Number: 515-280-1807


Established: 1995

Target Population: Seniors 60 and Above

No. of Persons Served/Year: 250

No. of Paid Staff: 2

Services Provided:

  • Minor home modifications (e.g., grab bars, raised toilet seats, handheld showers, handrails, lever door handles)
  • Major home modifications (e.g., remodel bathrooms, adjust counter/cabinet heights, ramps, elevator/platform or chair lifts, widen doorways, roll-in showers)
  • Repairs (e.g., roofing, electrical, carpeting/floors, stair repairs)
  • Home assessments
  • Participate in task forces/coalitions or planning activities with other agencies
  • Partners with state or local non-profit home modification programs (e.g., Rebuilding Together, Habitat for Humanity, etc...)

Funding Source(s):

  • Fundraising
  • Grant funds

Special Features: Both volunteers and licensed contractors provide services free of charge.

Total Budget: 780,000

Is your organization Non-Profit?: yes

East Rockwell, IA

Senior Ability Murphy Family Clinic

Contact Person: Mary Jones

Address: 703 Elm Street, Box 339, East Rockwell, IA 50469

Email Address:

Phone Number: 641-822-3303

Services/Modifications Provided: Handrails, grab bars, shower conversion, and medical equipment.

Muscatine, IA

Handyman Program

Contact Person: Barb Krall

Address: 117 West 3rd Street, OFC 1, Muscatine, IA 52761

Email Address:

Phone Number: 563-263-7292

Services/Modifications Provided: Ramps and grab bars.

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