Squishy carpets, falls, padding

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This group had a conversation about several suboptimal interior design details. The topics included squishy carpet underlay, and why that is a bad idea for older adults, padding for falls, and the use of foam padding to compensate for poor design details, like sharp pointed edges on the glass door of the shower.

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from Sequoias PV circle discussion March 19th, 2015

 

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Home design, senior housing. design. accessibility