You likely don’t realize you already have some universally designed features and fixtures in your home, which is as it should be. Universal Design (UD) has been tagged as “aging-in-place” and the awful “handicap accessible”, but it’s also kid-friendly and efficient, convenient for anyone.

“Aging” and disability/inability are problems UD solves but, as Design Consultant Amy Turnage explains, Universal Design is simply the smart, user-friendly and attractive choice regardless of the preferred style and location of the house.

Click here to learn about Universal Design or for specific considerations for your home.