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Accessible Home Modifications. [slide]

Author: The Center for Universal Design North Carolina State University,
Type: Audiovisual Material
Year: 1995


This 80-slide show provides an overview of problem areas in the home and possible solutions to increase accessibility and independence for people with disabilities and older people. Includes sections on entrances, doors and doorways, windows, kitchens, bathrooms, housing controls, and level changes. Adaptations include equipment and devices such as grab bars, handrails, light switches, ramps and door hardware. A script describing each slide accompanies the show.

Further Details

Publish Location: Raleigh, N. Carolina
Publisher: The Center for Universal Design North Carolina State University
Orig Pub: 80 2" X 2" coloured slides with script
Accession Number: 9.9.04
Format: slide
Keywords: North America, universal, design, entry/atrium, door, kitchen, bathroom/toilet/lavatory, rail, ramp, modification
Reads: 307