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TechPack: Universal Decks, Porches, Patios and Balconies

The Accessible Housing Design File

Author: Barrier Free Environments Inc,
Type: Book Section
Year: 1991


This booklet focuses on the application of universal design principles to decks, porches, patios and balconies ensuring that these areas are designed to be safe, accessible and usable by all people regardless of ability or age. Information for making outdoor living areas accessible to all is provided through text and illustrations.

Further Details

Alt Title: Universal Decks, Porches, Patios, and Balconies
Pages: 15
Publish Location: Raleigh, N. Carolina
Publisher: Van Nostrand Reinhold
Accession Number: 19.10.04
Keywords: patio, universal, design, mobility, legislation compliance, rail
Reads: 183