Tag Archive: universal design ideas

Aging in Place: How to Prepare Your Home

Posted on September 11, 2017

For many, finances often come to mind when planning for the future. However, a safe living situation also needs to be taken into account. If it is preferable to grow old in your home, here are some ‘aging in place’ insights from Normandy Designer Maury Jones. “As we get older, our style of living changes…. more

Shower Bench Ideas and Benefits

Posted on September 25, 2013

Incorporating a shower bench is a design element that many homeowners are opting to include for a variety of reasons.  Including a bench is an added convenience to bathing in general, whether that be for sitting and relaxing or to aide women in shaving.  It’s also something to think about if you’re planning on aging… more

A New Take on Universal Design for the Home

Posted on April 11, 2013

Typically homeowners shy away from universal design products and layouts because the first things that come to mind are ugly white grab bars and other generally unattractive solutions.  Luckily, we’ve got good news:  universal design has turned a corner, and a stylish one at that.  “Universal design has evolved from products that looked like they belonged in… more