The Universal Design and Mobility Empowered Garden

The Universal Design Garden is an Easy Access: Able Pleasure.  © 2017 Charles M. Schwab Architect Universal Design implemented in the garden will allow everyone to enjoy it for their lifetime. Here’s some basic space planning guidance and details for a universal designed garden.  Spring is here and gardening is not only America’s most popular outdoor activity […]

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Access:Able and Better Bathrooms

Truly Access:Able for Better Bathrooms  © Charles M. Schwab Architect, 2017 What’s new in the bathroom is partly the acceptance and attitude that bathroom access makes good sense for everyone. Bathing and hygiene industrial designers are besting their efforts by creating ever more attractive, innovative and accessible bathroom products. Bathroom home designers are also taking notice […]

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Inclusive and Natural Freeplay, for Children and Adults Alike.

Inclusive and Natural “Freeplay“ for Children and Adults Alike. Blog copyright 2017, Charles M. Schwab Architect & Author This blog topic is a reprint from an EP Magazine article, www.Eparent.com, Published July 2014, reprinted with permission. Let’s discuss ways that you can affordably incorporate free and safe play in your own yard or community. Let’s […]

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Visit the Universal Designed Smart Homes website.

Universal Design-ed Smart Homes If you are interested in learning about Universal Design Homes and human centered sustainability for health and wellness you are at the right spot, here and at my website linked from here. I believe “green” design often isn’t people-centered enough. Buildings, especially home, are for people. I will be using this blog […]

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