At Canadian Door Automation we specialize in installing Universal washrooms in Toronto and across the GTA. Universal washrooms are becoming quite a popular option for commercial washroom remodels, there has been a growing demand for universal washrooms in both the private and public sectors. A universal washroom is a washroom that is accessible to everyone. This means that the room has a variety of different options for people with disabilities, including wheelchair users, visually impaired individuals and those who are unsteady on their feet. Universal washrooms are enclosed washrooms providing a barrier‐free toilet and sink and turning space to accommodate a wheeled mobility device.  A power door operator must be provided at the entrance door.

Universal washrooms can provide privacy and dignity for people of all abilities, including people with disabilities who may need the assistance of an attendant.  Universal washrooms can also benefit families with small children and are not required to be designated for people with disabilities only. 

The Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA) is an Ontario law mandating that organizations must follow standards to become more accessible to people with disabilities. The goal for the province is to be fully accessible by 2025. All levels of government, private sectors, and non-profits must comply with this legislation.

Property owners must comply with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act regarding universal washrooms by 2025. The Universal Washroom requirement in Ontario aims to make buildings more user-friendly and inclusive for people with disabilities. A universal washroom has an automatic door with a barrier free toilet, sink and turning space so that a wheeled mobility device may be accommodated.

Upgrade your space and prioritize accessibility by choosing our expert team to install universal washrooms in Toronto – contact us now to get started.