Organized thematically, this book highlights a variety of well-defined topics, such as handicap-accessibility and flexibility of use, and presents them together with explanatory technical articles and examples of realized projects. In closing, it provides addresses of information centers as well as sources of additional information.... the disabled (e.g. raised WC), and Stage C construction a wheelchair accessibility (e.g. shower stall level with the floor). ... With the removal of these barriers the resident experiences a feeling of security, which allows him to feel at home again in his dwelling and surroundings. ... and safe and easily operated fittings for caregivers (e.g. moving the washbasin, changing direction of door opening) mirroranbsp;...
|Title||:||Housing for People of All Ages|
|Publisher||:||Walter de Gruyter - 2007-01-01|