Vancouver, B.C., bans doorknobs in building code update

The goal of making it easier for people to age in place led to amendments to Vancouver, B.C.’s building code including banning doorknobs in favor of lever handles. There are also changes to how counters and sinks are built, wider doorways and hallways, and raised electrical outlets.

(http://www.vancouversun.com/touch/story.html?id=9173543)

 

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