Lifetime Homes Design Guide

EP 100

By Habinteg Housing Association

© 2011 – IHS BRE Press

60 pages | 32 Color Illus.

Purchasing Options:
Paperback: 9781848061880
pub: 2011-11-27
US Dollars$55.95
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e–Inspection Copy

About the Book

This design guide from Habinteg describes the design requirements for homes that will meet the changing needs of households. It uses the Lifetime Homes Standard's principles of inclusivity, accessibility, adaptability, sustainability and good value to provide design solutions that enable simple adaptation from the outset giving considerable cost savings in the future.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Technical Guidance – Approaching the Home, Entrances, Internal Circulation Within Communal Areas, Entrance Level Facilities Within the Home, Circulation and Accessibility Within the Home, Circulation Between Storeys Within the Home, Service and Ventilation Controls 3. Bibliography

About the Author

Habinteg Housing Association, London

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TEC005000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Construction / General