059: UD and Me: Nicole Grinberg

Our new interior design student, Nicole, sits down with the team to share what spawned her passion for universal design.

058: UD and Me: Maria Lindbergh

We welcome a very special guest today to discuss some favorite UD features and ideas!

057: Visitability

Perspectives on UD features that can make homes welcoming for a wide variety of people.

056: UD and Me: Viola Dwyer

What brought one of our most vocal design advisors to the world of universal design? Today we get to find out!

055: Most Common UD Features

Today we chat about the top 3 UD features that come up in most conversations about accessible design.

054: UD and Me: Matthew Shapiro

Learn more about Matthew’s favorite UD things and how 6 Wheels Consulting is impacting the community.

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Advocacy Education

Our Team + Our Process

Learn about how we collaborate and why our professional team members and volunteers are a valuable part of the design/build process.

053: Public Restrooms

What do some of our Design Advisors have to say about the accessibility (or lack thereof) in public restrooms?

052: Temporary Disabilities

An interview series to learn more about the effect of temporary disabilities on everyday life.

051: Trash Day!

A chat about the smelly challenge of trash and some UD ideas that could make it easier for everyone!

050: 50th Episode Celebration!

A look back at some of our favorite moments from our first 50 episodes!

049: The Great Outdoors

A chat about inclusive and accessible outdoor recreation, just in time for the summer!

048: Summer Vacation!

It’s almost that time of year–summer vacation! Today we talk about vacation rentals and accessibility.

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Education

3D Printed Universal Design Products

While 3D printing is beginning to merge with home building, its ability to create products that provide more versatility in design holds great potential.

047: COVID Long Haulers

How can universal design be used to support COVID long haulers? Tune into our newest episode to find out!

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Education

3D Printed Homes: A New Concept in Home Design

Lauren Dexter explores the advantages and disadvantages of 3D printing, plus the impacts on the design of a home for universal accessibility.

046: UD and Me: Sally Kiker

Allow us to introduce our newest student, Sally Kiker. She shares how she became interested in Universal Design!

045: UD and Me: Lauren Dexter

Meet our new student, Lauren Dexter and learn what she’s curious about in the world of Universal Design!

044: Invisible Universal Design

At its best, universal design is invisible! Listen for some examples of design that you may not even realize works for a wide variety of users!

043: UD and Me: Hannah Pugh

Hannah Pugh, OT and UX Designer tells us about how she became passionate about universal design of the user experience.

042: Cleaning

Universal design choices and tips to keep homes sparkly clean!

041: UD and Me: Bethany Hurd

Our architecture student, Bethany, drops by to share her “UD and Me” origin story!

040: Dishwashers

What style and placement choices make dishwashers most functional? We called on our Design Advisors to find out!

039: Weather the Weather – Climate Considerations

How can universal design play a part in weather-proofing your home? In this episode, we discuss climate considerations for designing and building universal residences.

038: UD and Me: Meaghan Walls

Meaghan Walls shares her UD and Me story about what inspired her to pursue the design of inclusive communities and spaces.

037: UD and Me: Tiffany Dill

In this episode, we learn about universal design features that really speak to our team member, Tiffany Dill!

036: Microwave Locations & More!

What works best for reheating those holiday leftovers? We asked our Design Advisors for tips about accessible and functional microwave features!

035: UD and Me: Scott Pruett

A chat with the Executive Director of the Universal Design Project about his favorite UD features.

034: Introducing: “UD and Me”

The first episode of our new mini-series about some of our favorite universal designs!

033: Brooke Thabit, Interior Designer

An interview with our 2019 intern about her work in healthcare interior design.