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Welcome:Design Ideas for Accessible Homes

Author: Victoria Building Commission,
Type: Book
Year: 2002


The material in this book was contributed by working architects, designers, builders and access consultants across Australia and New Zealand. Written in a non-technical style and illustrated with photographs and drawings, this book is the "first comprehensive Australian guide to designing homes that includes all the important elements for accessible living rooms, kitchens, bathrooms and outdoor areas." It takes a fresh look at built environments and products that are sensitive to diversity.

Further Details

Pages: 133
Num Vols: 1
Publish Location: Melbourne
Publisher: Building Commission, Victoria
ISBN/ISSN: 0957763883
Accession Number: 6.6.03
Keywords: mobility, design, kitchen, door, bathroom/toilet/lavatory, stair, lift
Reads: 510