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Simple Solutions: Home Automation Technology for Easy, Safe and Accessible Living.

Author: Jerome, J.
Type: Book
Year: 1998


Relatively inexpensive home technology can benefit everyone, including people with disabilities, busy professionals, older adults, and parents of small children. 12 home technology solutions are provided along with information needed to determine what the equipment can do, how to operate it, and what is required for installation. The topics covered are: telephone systems, stove timers, garbage disposal switch, help call pendants, remote-controlled lighting, options for doorbells and wireless systems.

Further Details

Pages: 48
Publish Location: Raleigh, North Carolina
Publisher: The Center for Universal Design North Carolina State University
ISBN/ISSN: 1-880063-22-0
Accession Number: 12.8.04
Keywords: lighting, door, garbage, safety improvement, telecommunication
Reads: 180