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Making houses usable by everyone.


Author: Bulleyment, A.
Type: Journal Article
Year: 2001


Houses tend to be designed and built as if we all are and will always be able bodied. The reality is that many people have disabilities, especially as they age and our houses need to suit our changing needs. There are certainly advantages for designing houses which can be made to suit a wide variety of human capabilities.

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Pages: 38-39
Issue: May/June
Accession Number: 31.7.03
Keywords: housing improvement, design, universal, mobility
Reads: 180