This book is intended to delay or avoid assisted living centers and nursing homes for the disabled and senior citizens. I have reviewed every aspect of an American home. We are doing a woeful job of preparing houses for our senior citizens and disabled individuals. This book includes construction and remodel concepts specifically designed to aid in safety and independence. The concepts are outlined in significant detail in writing and enhanced by illustrations for visual clarity. The illustrations are both computer generated and hand drawn by an excellent illustrator. The chapters are designed to define construction and remodel categories. For instance, there are chapters on site selection, electricity, kitchens, baths, plumbing, garages and many others. The book is in a workbook kind or format including detailed checklists, wide margins for notes and illustrations that can be easily adapted for the reader's specific needs.This is the most frequently used width for interior sliding doors. Unless your house was built for a wider sliding door, you would probably be forced to tear the frame of the door out and make the opening larger. The replacement doors would anbsp;...
|Title||:||Exploring Independent Living|
|Author||:||Sharon G. Drager|
|Publisher||:||Trafford Publishing - 2005-03-04|