A Home That Makes House Calls (Part 2)

February 2011
PN;Feb2011, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p23
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The article discusses the significance of open plan in Universal Design (UD) home and its interior design in the U.S. It states that an open plan makes a good form of communication to wheelchair users and people who use sign language. Moreover, the open floor plan must include different floor surfaces with different textures for it is important for locomotion and depth perception. Furthermore, furniture must be placed to areas that allow access to each piece of furniture, storage and windows.


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