68 ADA Ideabooks

Bathroom Safety Features That Support Your Style
"position when ADA guidelines say not to do it. But I do understand how the gradual incline... think the ADA guide lines you are referring to apply essentially to Institutions and... (like ADA) for the residence. Many of my former houses were remodeled to this better... correct that ADA guidelines are rules for making public facilities accessible to people... pleasing. ADA allows only 1-1/2" to 1-1/4" between the bar and the wall. The reason..."
What the Heck Is 'Good' Design Anyway?
"aren't ADA compliant, and maybe not even newer ones. If people buy those homes who... First, ADA doesn't apply to residential houses, only commercial and public spaces... acronym ADA when what we mean is universally accessible. It's just a relatively convenient... clarifying the ADA/UD usage! It’s not that easy to put a bathroom in, where there isn’t room..."
Design Basics to Help You Think Through a New Master Bath
"America and ADA. Even younger couples are often faced with caring for older and non-ambulatory... healthy, an ADA designed bath may make the difference in moving the home when it is up... more. ADA is very important and it would be great to feature that here in the near... Regarding ADA and Universal Design comments: 10% of the population have a disability..."
5 Questions to Ask Before Installing a Barn Door
"bathroom for ADA/age in place. Right now the swing door opens and hits the toilet--not good... good. ADA is going to require a larger door frame opening. I've been mulling pocket... other for ADA/wheelchair or walker use? (ease of opening, strength required?) I can see... comes to ADA access. If you were to select one that required a floor track, it should..."
Patio Pavers Rock Out
"permeable and ADA friendly. Understandable concern about safety. It all comes down to the... and even ADA compliant permeable surface. Even antique cobblestone pavers can be flat... enough for ADA requirements. There are permeable grout systems available that prevent..."
How to Add an Indoor or Outdoor Ramp
"interior ADA ramp with guardrail, exiting into a wide corridor, as well as ADA thresholds... not meet ADA requirements. A level landing is required 5' by 5' and any rise over 6"..."
Aging-in-Place Resolutions for the New Year
"Commercial ADA Guidelines (found on the internet) can be helpful....giving you ideas that... can meet ADA standards( Moen HomeCare is one line and very affordable.) A fold down..."
Meet the New Super Toilets
"or an ADA height toilet? Those range anywhere from 17-19 inches from the floor to... tures/ada/Default.aspx @Toto Right - the riser I'm thinking of goes *under* a normal..."
Is Your Garden Cut Out for Matisse Inspiration?
"bunch of ADA nightmares. I would love to see more garden design with better ability... exclude ADA adaptability - ramps instead of steps / exposed aggregate in concrete for..."
A Quick Downsizing Quiz for the Undecided
"will be ADA-ready, with the laundry room next to the bedroom for ease, and seating... all for ADA. no doors on some rooms, widened all interior doors to 36", walker friendly..."
Houzz Tour: Just What Mom Wanted, Off the Washington Coast
"perfect ADA-friendly home, serene setting and a location with regional medical care... They are ADA compliant and require no drilling, no tools and no measuring to install..."
Home Elevators: A Rising Trend
"check out ADA guides to see what other measurements you might want to modify. I HAVE... reach it. ADA guidelines offer a wealth of information and specific dimensions to help..."
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