Tag: Accessible Design

How Visitable is Your Home?

As it stands, most homes around the world present challenges for both visitors and owners of the home when it comes to ease of entry and overall safety.  We often find ourselves overlooking this fact without thinking and make the job of watching where we step or exerting the extra […]

Designer Kitchen Transformation

Look at the opportunity of design to empower everyone! – Dan Formosa, Smart Design An idea came to me last week while exploring the November issue of Architectural Digest.  AD is a truly excellent source to turn to for design inspiration as it never stops short of blending art, design […]

What is a Certified Aging In Place Specialist?

Developed by the Washington D.C.-based National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), the Certified Aging In Place Specialist (CAPS) designation gives designers the technical skills needed to address the needs of the aging population. With a CAPS designation a designer is able to identify areas within a home that may pose […]