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We consult with Architects, Building Owners, Developers, Property Managers, Attorneys and Tenants, for accessibility issues with both the Americans with Disabilities Act Standards (ADAS) and the California Building Codes (CBC).

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We provide professional seminars and customized presentations intended to help your team, company, or professional organization get educated about important accessibility subjects that affect your business.

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Book: ADA in Details: Interpreting the 2010 Americans with Disabilities Act Standards for Accessible Design

ADA in Details: Interpreting the 2010 Americans with Disabilities Act Standards for Accessible Design

ADA in Details provides visual interpretations of the ADA Standards for Accessible Design in a user-friendly format packed with practical design details.

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Multi-Family Reference Matrices

Don’t miss these new multi-family dwelling unit comparative guides of codes and federal regulations for kitchen and bathroom design.

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NEWAccessibility eBook Series

Curated collection of articles exploring accessibility for restaurants & bars, hotels & transients lodging, and restrooms.

Upcoming Seminar Events

Stepping Thru Accessibility seminars are held through professional and private organizations. They are a perfect way to earn educational credits and deepen your knowledge of specific accessibility-related topics. Seminars are held across the country and online.

AIA National 2020 Conference – WE303: Designing for Access & Aging in Residential Kitchens

May 13
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

AIA National 2020 Conference – TH207: So Expert, Solve This Accessibility Problem in a Commercial Building!

May 14
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

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Toilet Rooms in California Restaurants & Other Food Facilities

January 5, 2020

Any restaurant that has on-site food consumption, regardless of size, is required to have toilet rooms for the public and consumers. This article is based on the revised code effective January 1, 2019 and incorporates some of the earlier requirements.

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