Universal Design

universalUniversal design involves designing homes that will be functional for a wide range of users, irrespective of physical ability or age. As the population ages, we will see an increase in the need for houses designed for universal access.

As a wheelchair user himself, Scott knows all the challenges of creating a universal design, and uses his experiences and vast knowledge to create innovative implementations to create a home that everybody can enjoy and use.

universal2Some of the special considerations for creating universal designs includes:

We actively search for implementations and modifications that not only meet the national requirements, but include solutions that will aid the quality of life of the intended users.

For an obligation free consultation on how we can aid the feeling of independence in your home, contact Scott at VIP Access today.

My name is Philia Polites and I had major works done by VIP Access to convert an ensuite bathroom to a wet room suitable for my new needs. Scott came up with a range of options for me to consider. I chose the option which needed the least structural change. By removing the shower cubical and repositioning the shower to the back of the room, Scott provided me with an elegant solution, which gave me room to use a mobile commode. The neat and very practical medicine cabinet over a basin which…
Philia Polites