The consept of universal design is a relatively new term in the custom home business. It bridges the gap between standard design and fully handicapped accessable design. The focus of this design concept is to provide homes that provide functional, and safe spaces across a wide range of needs. The idea that a home could have universal appeal for a young family or a retiring couple is unique in custom home building. Manufacturers have responded with many innovative products that make it easier to achieve this broad design appeal. Here is an article from Housingzone.com describing a few of the key products that builders are using in new home and renovation projects.
Universal Design - Kitchens and Baths
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