Making a home wheelchair accessible doesn’t mean a hideous piece of plywood attached to the steps. We blended this ramp with the current landscape and added a small front porch to the home. While not shown in this picture, we installed a lift in the garage to make the step up from the garage into the house a breeze.
An Accessible Barrier-Free shower is the perfect solution if you are thinking about aging in place. The 5 piece assembly makes getting the shower into your existing bathroom easy. Full wood backed walls make grab bar installation simple. FreedomShowers.com
Home Free Home is dedicated to promoting free architectural design solutions to enhance the independence and well being of people with disabilities. HFH recruits volunteer architects and university students to design barrier-free accessible home renovations (i.e. ramps, accessible bathrooms and kitchens etc) that allow people with disabilities to live in greater safety and ease.