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|Subject: Re: Open question: What to put into a new house?||Date: 2/26/2004 7:36 PM|
|Author: bleplatt||Number: 46786 of 130214|
- Wider than standard front door.
Wider than standard doors in general-- not only is this nice, but it's also something to consider for re-sale if you live in an area with lots of seniors citizens. Wheelchairs can get through wider doors.
ALong that line of thought, ergonomically designed door handles/drawer fronts, etc etc.
I think that house build with the elderly/handicapped in mind will be a valuable commodity in the coming years.
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