AKW Guides

When designing bathrooms and kitchen for those who have reduced mobility or a limiting health condition, it can be a tough task to ensure that all bases have been covered. That’s why we produce these guides, that are either written by or with the invaluable help and guidance of leading experts in these conditions.

Wheelchair Guide for Accessible Bathrooms

Good wheelchair accessible bathroom design helps to promote dignity and independence, but what constitutes as ‘good design’?

Lighting Guide for Accessible Bathrooms

Bathroom lighting modification is not just about highlighting risk areas and resolving issues, but it is about promoting independence.

Creating Dementia-Friendly Bathrooms

There are more than 800,000 people living with dementia in the UK.

Creating Bathrooms for the Visually Impaired

We’re passionate about creating bathrooms for users with sight loss.

Creating Care Homes that Aid Stroke Rehabilitation

Stroke is the fourth single largest cause of death across the nation and second in the world.

Creating Kitchens for the Visually Impaired

Our kitchens say a lot about us; our style, our needs, our family, our friends, how we like to live.

The Definitive Guide on How To Install a Wetroom

Wet rooms are the fastest growing sector in the UK’s bathroom sales

Social Housing Ageing & Disability Crisis

Almost half of social housing tenants have a limiting long-term illness or disability.