Understanding Universal Design

LUXE Linear contemporary bathroom

Universal design is a concept that addresses all kinds of human ability in one design. Thus, a structure that employs universal design doesn't have separate features for different age groups and abilities. Universal design is ideal for a few reasons. One, it eliminates the stigma and discrimination associated with disability and age. Two, it works for … [Read more...]

Linear Drains and Modern Style: The Perfect Fit

Modern Bathroom by Toronto General Contractors Ronny Wiskin Many modern showers are curbless or have no threshold to step over, making it easily accessible for a person using a wheelchair. This is part of the Universal Design concept is making rooms accessible to people of all ages and mobility levels. A curb on a shower keeps water inside the enclosure. … [Read more...]