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Universal Bath Design: Light Your Bathroom for All Ages and Abilities
Learn about uplighting, downlighting, visual cueing and avoiding glare for a bathroom that's safe and works for all
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Make a Powder Room Accessible With Universal Design
Right-size doorways, lever handles and clearance around the sink and commode are a great start in making a powder room accessible to all
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My Houzz: Universal Design Helps an 8-Year-Old Feel at Home
An innovative sensory room, wide doors and hallways, and other thoughtful design moves make this Canadian home work for the whole family
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Houzz Tour: Universal Design Makes a Midcentury Home Accessible
More space for wheelchairs, easier access to appliances and a curbless shower fit a Seattle family's needs
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Universal Lighting Design Strategies for 4 Key Home Areas
Brighten the way for eyes of any age with ambient and task lighting that supports safety and imparts beauty
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Houzz Tour: Universal Design in San Francisco Home
Skylights, grab bars, expanded doorways and more increase safety and accessibility in this Northern California home
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How to Choose Kitchen Appliances for Universal Design
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Kitchen Cabinet Fittings With Universal Design in Mind
These ingenious cabinet accessories have a lot on their plate, making accessing dishes, food items and cooking tools easier for all
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How to Design an Accessible Shower
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9 Outdoor Lighting Schemes That Get Universal Design Right
Boost safety and a feeling of welcome with exterior lighting that offers visual cues and clearly defines paths
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Optimal Space Planning for Universal Design in the Kitchen
Let everyone in on the cooking act with an accessible kitchen layout and features that fit all ages and abilities
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Universal Design Opens Up a Hilltop Landscape
See how gently winding paths and artificial turf offer access to a wheelchair user and enjoyable spaces for the whole family
"team at Design Focus International worked with the site's natural slope to create a... example of universal design. I think about this more often every year. Even if someone... spectacular design that I'm sure the lucky homeowners love to use every day. The ramps... thoughtful design rather than screaming wheelchair accessibility. If only building retro... the same design. What an awesome view! The placement and direction of the pool allows..."
Design Safer Stairs and Halls With Universal Lighting Strategies
See how lighted handrails, stair treads and more can make navigating inclines and passages easier for all ages
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9 Kitchen Cabinet Accessories for Universal Design
Retrofit your cabinets without doing a full remodel to make your kitchen more accessible without blowing your budget
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Doorless Showers Open a World of Possibilities
Universal design and an open bathroom feel are just two benefits of doorless showers. Here's how to make the most of these design darlings
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