Lifetime Homes Design Guide
IHS BRE Press – 2011 – 60 pages
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.
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
Habinteg Housing Association, London