Universal Design Virtual Exhibit at Farm Science Review
Universal Design. Aging in Place. Accessible Design. Are terms with similar goals: to create living spaces that are safe and efficient for users. Universal Design encompasses this goal, no matter their age or their abilities. Integrating Universal Design principles into your home during a remodel is smart. It can lead to increased safety, comfort and even home value with minimal added expense. Where should you start? This virtual tour highlights a variety of universal design features.
Universal Design Hiring a Contractor and Preventing Scams
If you have decided to make modifications to your home that are significant or require specialized skill, you may want to hire a contractor to do the work. A general contractor will take charge of the project, ordering materials, getting necessary building permits, and hiring subcontractors or workers as needed. This presentation will help you understand what to do to have a satisfactory experience with a contractor.