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Why A Handicap Bathroom Dimension Matters

By on February 18, 2015 in Bathroom with 0 Comments
Why A Handicap Bathroom Dimension Matters

To accommodate wheelchairs and provide enough space for the chairs to be easily rotated, handicapped-accessible bathrooms have to be large in dimension. The Americans with Disabilities Act, ADA, also dictates the configuration of the fixtures in the room so they are easily accessible by wheelchair-bound people.

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ADA Requirements for Bathrooms

By on April 15, 2013 in Bathroom with 0 Comments
ADA Requirements for Bathrooms

In 1992, on January 26, Congress enacted the Americans with the Disabilities Act to protect the civil rights of disabled citizens. Accessible constructions of public buildings and facilities are required by title III of the ADA. As well as bathrooms in existing establishments, all new constructions and significant renovations are required to conform with the […]

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