• The desktop shown at this pharmacy includes a large overhang so a person in a wheelchair can wheel in underneath and use the surface comfortably. The low height of the desktop makes it usable by people of all different heights.
    The desktop shown at this pharmacy includes a large overhang so a person in a wheelchair can wheel in underneath and use the surface comfortably. The low height of the desktop makes it usable by people of all different heights.
  • Lever style door handles are easier to operate than turning a doorknob and they also add a nice design element to any door.
    Lever style door handles are easier to operate than turning a doorknob and they also add a nice design element to any door.
  • This bathroom includes many universal design elements such as grab bars, a wall mounted sink accessible to someone in a wheelchair, a chair-height toilet, a single handle faucet and products that are easy to clean such as the one piece sink.
    This bathroom includes many universal design elements such as grab bars, a wall mounted sink accessible to someone in a wheelchair, a chair-height toilet, a single handle faucet and products that are easy to clean such as the one piece sink.
  • Lever style faucets can be operated easily with one hand rather than using a two-handled faucet. An additional benefit to a single handle faucet is they are typically easier to clean.
    Lever style faucets can be operated easily with one hand rather than using a two-handled faucet. An additional benefit to a single handle faucet is they are typically easier to clean.
  • Grab bars help to prevent the user from slipping and also assist the user to move more easily without the help from others. The outside grab bar in this photo can be used to get in and out of the tub and also used as a support for the user to reach in to turn the water on.
    Grab bars help to prevent the user from slipping and also assist the user to move more easily without the help from others. The outside grab bar in this photo can be used to get in and out of the tub and also used as a support for the user to reach in to turn the water on.
  • Flush thresholds eliminate possible trip hazards. Carpeting and laminate flooring meet together at this maintenance free rubber threshold. The thin density carpet is an easy flooring material to walk on as opposed to a high-pile carpet.
    Flush thresholds eliminate possible trip hazards. Carpeting and laminate flooring meet together at this maintenance free rubber threshold. The thin density carpet is an easy flooring material to walk on as opposed to a high-pile carpet.
  • A stairway chair lift provides a safe way to travel from floor to floor in a home. The seat folds in when not in use. There are many options for the chair such as frame color and fabric design
    A stairway chair lift provides a safe way to travel from floor to floor in a home. The seat folds in when not in use. There are many options for the chair such as frame color and fabric design
  • This bath features a wall hung sink and grab bars around the water closet.
    This bath features a wall hung sink and grab bars around the water closet.
  • Fiberglass shower with built-in seat and grab bars.
    Fiberglass shower with built-in seat and grab bars.
  • A seat in a shower is a comfortable and effective way for a person to bathe in a shower while sitting down. The seat provides other uses such as a surface to place bathing products and also can be used as a foot rest.
    A seat in a shower is a comfortable and effective way for a person to bathe in a shower while sitting down. The seat provides other uses such as a surface to place bathing products and also can be used as a foot rest.
  • A dam-free walk-in shower is beneficial because there are no trip hazards upon entering the space. The floor is pitched to the drain so water stays out of the main bathroom floor.
    A dam-free walk-in shower is beneficial because there are no trip hazards upon entering the space. The floor is pitched to the drain so water stays out of the main bathroom floor.
  • A ramp is a very accessible path to a home because it eliminates steps. This ramp was built so there are no steps to be taken to enter the home. The lit front porch overhang protects from the rain and snow.
    A ramp is a very accessible path to a home because it eliminates steps. This ramp was built so there are no steps to be taken to enter the home. The lit front porch overhang protects from the rain and snow.
  • This shower has many universal design elements such as a wide barrier-free entry, a shower seat and a removable/fully adjustable handspray showerhead.
    This shower has many universal design elements such as a wide barrier-free entry, a shower seat and a removable/fully adjustable handspray showerhead.
  • The new shower in this bath is completely tiled and the configuration results in an opening that has no door or step, which makes it very accessible. The fixed glass panel creates a more open feel to the shower and allows in some of the natural light from the window.
    The new shower in this bath is completely tiled and the configuration results in an opening that has no door or step, which makes it very accessible. The fixed glass panel creates a more open feel to the shower and allows in some of the natural light from the window.