Do we even need a garage? During the design process, there are elements that get set in stone early in the process. With other elements, it can take a while.…
“Are you close to someone with mobility issues or physical impairments?” Deb Pierce asked an audience of about 300 architects at this year’s American Institute of Architects conference. About half…
A remodel proves that individuality rules, even in accessible design
Accessible design, universal design, and aging-in-place design
Luxury grab bars offer something you’ll want to hold on to
Transom and interior windows let the sun shine into an accessible bathroom trimmed with a combination of durable woods.
With the right guidelines, everyone can easily construct and benefit from an accessible entry to their homes
With low-maintenance exteriors, accessible floor plans, and special attention to day-to-day convenience, these two houses can accommodate the changing needs of their aging baby-boomer owners.
Updated Arts & Crafts detailing enhances a home remodeled for baby boomers who plan to stay.
Remodeler Leon A. Frechette offers tips and floor plans to help you adapt an average bathroom for accessibility in this exerpt from his book Remodeling a Bathroom, from Taunton's Build Like a Pro series.
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