One of priorities for the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) is to set new building washroom requirements to help build a more accessible Ontario. As of January 1, 2015 the New Accessibility Amendments to Ontario’s Building Code came into effect. The new code requires:
The universal washroom requirements enhance accessibility in newly constructed buildings or buildings which are undergoing renovations that are more than 300 sq. ft. The aim is to convert existing washrooms into barrier-free accessible facilities. At Hi-Tech Door Automation in Guelph, we work with you to build accessible and safe washrooms for challenged individuals who would otherwise need special assistance.
In addition to installing universal washrooms, we also provide products and installations of:
Whether you’re a building manager, municipal personnel, contractor, designer or architect, we work with you to get the right door for your building’s needs. Call today to learn more!