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Accessible Bathrooms In 2018
An accessible bathroom is a strong must for many people who find themselves in need to accommodate their home due to disability and also in preparing to remain in their homes as they get older. Not everyone knows it, but the bathroom is not only the most frequented places in a home but is also considered as one the most dangerous because it presents many challenges that can put the life of people with special accommodations at risk.
For a bathroom to be considered accessible, its design should be functional in a sense that makes the mobility of people with special needs a lot easier. While designing an accessible bathroom may seem like a no-brainer, people who are planning to build, purchase, or renovate a house should consider this very important aspect at the very beginning of the project. This can be done through partnering with accessibility experts that specializes in designing disabled-friendly bathrooms.
The ultimate goal in designing accessible bathroom is to enable everyone to use the space more comfortable. Regardless of the size and style of the house, this essential aspect can be done with proper knowledge and with the help of professionals.
To learn more about the basics of an accessible bathroom, check out the infographic below provided by AccessAble Home Modifications.
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