Housing/Residential

Universal Kitchen and Bathroom Planning: Design That Adapts to People

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This text's premise is that rooms should be designed or remodelled to suit the needs of all users through their lifecycle - kitchens and bathrooms that can be used by children, people with disabilities, and people who are aging are important for success in today's marketplace.

Year: 
1998
ISBN: 
978-0070499805
Author: 
Mary Jo Peterson
Publisher: 
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

The Accessible Home: Designing for All Ages and Abilities

The Accessible Home cover

Year: 
2012
ISBN: 
978-1600854910
Author: 
Deborah Pierce
Publisher: 
Taunton Press

Products and Plans for Universal Homes

Products and Plans for Universal Homes cover

Year: 
2000
ISBN: 
978-1881955658
Author: 
Home Planners
Publisher: 
Home Planners

Prescriptions for a Healthy House: A Practical Guide for Architects, Builders & Homeowners

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Although there is nothing complicated about constructing healthier homes, building for health is still not standard practice, and in fact, there are many aspects of conventional home construction that are detrimental to human well-being.

Year: 
2008
ISBN: 
978-0865716049
Author: 
Paula Baker-Laporte, Erica Elliott, and John Banta
Publisher: 
New Society Publishers

Universal Design Guidelines Dementia Friendly Dwellings for People with Dementia, their Families and Carers

Creating an environment that can be used by all people, regardless of their age, size, disability or ability.

The National Disability Authority’s Centre for Excellence in Universal Design has a statutory role to promote the achievement of excellence in universal design in:

Year: 
2015
Author: 
Tom Grey, Maria Pierce, Suzanne Cahill, and Mark Dyer
Publisher: 
Center for Excellence in Universal Design, National Disability Authority

Housing an Aging Population

Housing an Aging Population: Are We Prepared? (PDF)

Year: 
2012
Author: 
Barbara Lipman, Jeffrey Lubell, Emily Salomon
Publisher: 
The Center for Housing Policy
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