Upgrade your home to "age in place":

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Thu, 10-02-2008 - 11:57am

Today Show Video:

Sept. 24: Lou Manfredini shows TODAY hosts ways , from wider doors to lever handles to rocker switches to sensor faucets to house-compatible elevators, to upgrade your home to make life easier as you age

http://video.ivillage.com/player/?id=695121&nlcid=hh|09-30-2008|#videoid=695101



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HGTV-Pro has lots of information on how to design and build for "Universal Design":

http://www.hgtvpro.com/hpro/pac_ctnt/text/0,2595,HPRO_20196_66482,00.html?nl=HGPro_v200c_7



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Fireplaces or stoves: which do you prefer?
Is this a perfect sewing room?



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Designs That Help Seniors Stay at Home

As a large segment of the population reaches retirement age, advances in universal design are helping make life at home a little easier.

What to know when building for seniors »

http://www.hgtvpro.com/hpro/pac_ctnt/text/0,2595,HPRO_20196_66482,00.html?nl=HGPro_v222c_H1_universal



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June 13 and 14, and June 20 and 21 are Worldwide Knitting in Public Days!

June is National Safety Month.

In these economically challenged times, do you think we need a Repair Manifesto?



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Access for Everyone
A home should work for all ages and abilities.