Hanley Wood University


Accessible Housing

  • Implementing Universal Design and Meeting the Needs of a Changing Demographic

    This program is registered with the NAHB for continuing education hour. As the largest American generation, Baby Boomers will continue to shape the economy and markets throughout their retirement years. Physical and mental changes associated with aging can make independent living a challenge. Universal Design principles seek to make all environments equally usable regardless of ability. Seven Principles of universal design are offered as a guide to help ensure equal use. Incorporation of these principles in new or existing homes and spaces will facilitate a safe, comfortable and useable living environment. Take the course.

    July 2012
    Universal Design, Accessible Housing
    Milgard Windows and Doors