Lately I’ve been really interested in Universal Design. Our world seems to be growing smaller as our population increases and it seems more and more evident that we need housing that fits the needs of everyone from infants to the elderly. Universal Design addresses this need. Consider this, a mother with a stroller would be as grateful for a zero step entry as an elderly gentleman with a walker or a woman in a wheelchair. Universal Design is for everyone (hence the name) and it’s amazing! Check out this article about the 7 Principles of Universal Design. Lets see if we can get this concept growing!