Design ideas such as curbless showers for wheelchair access,
color contrast countertops for visual impairments, and stairless
access entrances are only a few of the design points for
universal designed homes. Two of the most important areas of the home, when it comes to residential universal design concepts, is accessible bathrooms and kitchens.
Even though this website is dedicated to bringing to you the best information regarding handicap bathroom designs and products, it's important to understand the overall impact of universal design on the home, in order to understand the benefits of building or remodeling disabled bathrooms for residential use.
If you'd like to understand more fully the practical and highly beneficial application of the universal design model to every area of your home, including a universal design bathroom, take time to view this excellent video of Universal Design AARP award winning residence by Mannigan Design.