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

home automation.

The use of technology and automation in the home can help create living spaces that are convenient and energy efficient, that minimize the potential for accidents, and result in a house that is able to adapt to life's changes. Home automation provides many benefits to people with physical, sensory and mental disabilities, allowing them to live more independently. This article describes systems and devices that can control elements of your home environment such as, lighting, appliances, telephones, home security and mechanical entry and safety systems.

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Department/Agency Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation.
Title Accessible housing by design
Subtitle home automation.
Publication Type Monograph
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note Caption title. Originally published 2010 as no. CE 63g of series "About your house". Issued also in French under title: Une habitation accessible dès la conception : domotique.
Date c2016.
Number of Pages 15 p. :
Catalogue Number
  • NH18-24/63G-2016E-PDF
Subject Terms Housing, Automation