Kitchen islands are even more useful when they are equipped with a garden sink and garbage disposer.
Pot-filler faucets mounted over a cooktop reduce the need to carry heavy water-filled cooking pots. Adding a little water is a breeze.
Open kitchen designs allow homeowners to be a part of the living area scene while cooking or cleaning up.
Baths can be upgraded to nicer counter tops and lavatories. Taller lavatory cabinets require less bending by adults. Taller water closets (toilets) are easier for seniors to use. Todays better insulation helps make baths more comfortable during colder weather.