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High-Access Home: Design and decoration for barrier-free living

Author: Riley, C. A.
Type: Book
Year: 1999


This book offers practical advice for converting your home for accessible living, room by room, featuring individual pieces of furniture that enable barrier-free living as well as the latest in product design for the kitchen and home office. Attractive rooms and cutting-edge products from mansions to more affordable housing is presented in colour. The book includes additional resources for product manufacturers, non-profit organizations, and government organizations. An indispensable guide to the creation of homes for all ages and disabilities and anyone interested in "aging in place" in their existing home.

Further Details

Pages: 130
Publish Location: New York
Publisher: Rizzoli International
ISBN/ISSN: 0789310252
Accession Number: November, 2007
Keywords: access, design
Reads: 214