While modern bathrooms may be fully functional and aesthetically pleasing for young homeowners and renters, these styles are not always safe for elderly or disabled individuals.
We don’t just plan for looks. We plan for practical needs, too. We’re just as worried about color schemes and coordinating styles as we are about wheelchair clearance and ADA compliance.
Read on to learn the most impotrant accessible home modifications. These ADA-focused changes will support a safer space for the elderly or disabled people in your life.
Live in Place Designs is a design-bid-build firm. Our focus on aging in place design for creating accessible spaces and adapting design processes of universal and accessible design to help you live as long as possible in your home.
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If you’re thinking about helping a senior loved one avoid moving into a retirement community, nursing home, or other types of long-term care facility, living in place modifications can be made in their current home.
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