13 Jun '14, 10am

Energy Nerd: Universal Design

This is excellent and I could go on and on with adding to your list. This is also a good selling point for hiring a good architect. I watched my father for a decade after his stroke as he navigated his life with a walker, wheelchair and cane and learned many lessons that are not in the standard ADA manuals for accessible design. Accessible design and planning is part of making a home green in that it adds to the equation that makes a home useful for a wider range of occupants over a longer span of years. As an architect, I need to be designing for much more than the current client and their current needs and even for their projected needs. Who will be using the house in 50 or 100 years? If a house outlives it's usefulness in a few decades, how green is that? As a side note, I am fascinated with the tiny house movement and I'm all for it but, at age 46, those loft beds are ...

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