New Lifetime Homes Design Guide published
14 November 2011
The Lifetime Homes Design Guide was published on 4th November
2011. The guide describes the design requirements for accessible homes that
will meet the differing and changing needs of households as they experience
The guide gives the technical specification and guidance on the
Lifetime Homes Standard's 16 design criteria, which follow underlying
principles of inclusivity, accessibility, adaptability, sustainability and good
value. The design guide will help provide design soplutions that can meet the
broadest range of housing need and will enable simple and cost-saving
adaptations in the future.
The guide is available to purchase online from the Habinteg website.