Accessible housing by design: NH18-24/63F-2016E-PDF


A bathroom designed and constructed according to the principles of universal design should be comfortable and safe for all family members, regardless of age or ability. This factsheet outlines the design considerations and elements of a universally designed bathroom, from manoeuvring space and ease of cleaning to grab bars and walk-in bathtubs and showers.

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Department/Agency Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation.
Title Accessible housing by design
Subtitle bathrooms.
Publication Type Monograph
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note Caption title. Originally published 2010 as no. CE 63f of series "About your house". Issued also in French under title: Une habitation accessible dès la conception : les salles de bains.
Date c2016.
Number of Pages 17 p. :
Catalogue Number
  • NH18-24/63F-2016E-PDF
Subject Terms Housing