Accessible Home Design: An Overview

Accessible Home Design: An Overview

Modifying a home for accessibility is no small undertaking. Fortunately the process and end product have been refined and improved upon over the years, making the modern accessible home a place where even the most mobility-challenged can move about with comfort and...
Accessible Home Design: An Overview

Accessible Home Design: Windows For Your Project

Windows are a very important component of every home, major elements in image and appearance, and providers of light and fresh air. Modern installations have given windows new functions, such as control of views. The design and placement of windows now can serve to...
Accessible Home Design: An Overview

Accessible Home Design: Outdoor Rooms

Accessible walks or paths should interconnect your outdoor spaces. This walk is constructed of mortared paving bricks set in a running bond pattern. Whenever possible, the path slope should not exceed a 5 percent incline, and the width should be generous to allow for...
Accessible Home Design: An Overview

Accessible Home Design: Choosing the Right Door

Carefully consider the type of hardware that you choose to install on your pocket door. Flush recessed pull hardware requires fine hand function to operate. Projecting surface mounted pull hardware is easy to grasp and operate but reduces the openings width. Special...