Universal Home Design
The value of beautiful Universal Design and thoughtfully built environments is that the home becomes attractive and functional for many groups of people – young, older, disabled and families with children. Many Marvin products can be applied to Universal Design to meet your needs.
Beautiful design paired with ease of operation
Our Low Profile High Performance Sill available on our Sliding French and Sliding Patio Doors provides beautiful design and high-performance functionality.
Easy to operate Ultimate Sliding French door with stainless steel rollers allow for smooth operation, including ergonomic hardware that fits perfectly in the hand.
Our sliding doors include systems that activate multiple lock points with just one thumb turn.
Our Ultimate Glider is available with a low handle placement and an auto lock system.
Marvin’s factory-applied interior stain options reduce the smell and fumes of staining inside an occupied home.
The Ultimate Awning Window is available in larger sizes, and features a crank handle that takes only a few rotations to open.
Our Push Out Casement Window is available with an optional low handle placement. It also features a multipoint lock system that only requires a single handle lever to lock and unlock the window.
To learn more, read our post on Universal Design in the Marvin Media Room or watch our interview with Esther Greenhouse, certified aging-in-place specialist.