Universal Design for Accessible Homes

Home modifications by occupational therapist (OT) based on principles of universal design and accessibility.

Universal/accessible design of the home from an occupational therapy and a construction perspective. This blog is part of a quest for cool, convenient, functional design that makes life safer, easier, and as maintenance-free as possible. It's about the lifestyle.

Keep Michigan Auto No Fault Medical Benefits

Michigan Auto No Fault provides medical care for people injured in auto accidents.  Support Michigan Auto No Fault.  This video is of a ma...

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Importance of Michigan Auto No-Fault

How Michigan Auto No-Fault changes lives. This video does not work consistently with Google Chrome.  If you have difficulty viewing this v...

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Traveling with Parkinson's Disease

Drinking lemonade by the pool My mom has Parkinson's Disease, but that is not going to stop us from anything.  There was a ...

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Thoughts on OT and the Home Mod Industry

    Perspective of OT home mod market and where it is going from a 12-year veteran.  Backstory in the next 4 paragraphs, sk...

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HMOTA: Idapt 3D Planner Home Design App Demo

The Home Modification Occupational Therapy Alliance is developing an evaluation app and need a drawing app.  Ben Burton from the Idapt 3D Pl...

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Rampscapes instead of Wheelchair Ramps

    This is a short post on rampscapes.  People often don't like the way ramps look in front of their homes.  Rampscapes are an i...

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How to Choose and Where to Mount a Mirror for a Wheelchair User

  Mirrors can be difficult to get right for accessibility. When designing a bathroom with a mirror or medicine cabinet for someo...

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