Kitchen Design Standards Kitchen and Bath Design Standards - Page 48

Access Standard Recommended: Bathroom guideline recommendation meets access standard. : Lavatory/Vanity Height Recommended: The he i g ht f or a l a va t or y va r i e s be t we e n 32” – 43” t o f i t t he us e r . Code Requirement: State or local codes may apply. Access Standard Recommended: Lavatory controls should be within the us e r ’ s r e a c h a nd ope r a bl e wi t h mi ni ma l effort. Code Reference:  The front of the lavatory sink should be no mor e t ha n 34” a bove t he f l oor , measured to the higher of the fixture or counter surface. (ANSI 606.3)  Lavatory controls should be operable with one hand and not require tight grasping, pinching, or twisting of the wrist. (ANSI 309.4) 48