May 22, 2014 11:22 ET
OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 22, 2014) - Accessible housing design is an approach to planning, building or renovating a house so that everyone who lives in or visits the home feels safe, welcome and comfortable, including seniors and people with disabilities.
There are many different types of accessible homes, each with their own unique features, floor plans and design elements. To help you decide which option is right for you, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) offers the following tips on some of the most popular accessible housing designs available on the market today:
For more information
For a free copy of the "About Your House" fact sheet Accessible Housing by Design: House Designs and Floor Plans or for information on any of the other guides, fact sheets and check lists in CMHC's Accessible Housing by Design series, visit our website at www.cmhc.ca or call CMHC at 1-800-668-2642. For over 65 years, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) has been Canada's national housing agency, and a source of objective, reliable housing information.
For story ideas or to access CMHC information, contact CMHC Media Relations - National Office at: (613) 748-2799 or by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Terms and Conditions of Use of CMHC Ready-to-Use Articles
The use of Ready-to-Use Articles is governed by the Terms & Conditions set out on the Ready-to-Use Articles section of CMHC's website. Information in this article may be published in its present form and must be attributed to CMHC. Authorization to publish an article granted by this agreement is valid only for a period of one year as of the date of the creation by CMHC of that article and notwithstanding the date on which you published that article.
Media Relations - National Office(613) email@example.com
See all RSS Newsfeeds