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Universal Design Features

Universal Design Features

Intent

Reduce the chances of a structure undergoing future remodeling if the mobility of the occupants changes.

Additional Information/How to Implement

Elements of Universal Design include:

  1. 1.    no stairs required to enter the home
  2. 2.    no stairs required to get to all necessary rooms within the home
  3. 3.    room in one bathroom for a wheelchair
  4. 4.    bars in one bathroom for the toilet
  5. 5.    bars in one bathroom for the tub or shower
  6. 6.    lever-type faucets in the bathroom or kitchen,
  7. 7.    flat threshold at one entrance (preferably the main entrance)
  8. 8.    or other element appropriate to the home

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