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Shallow washbasin
Shallow washbasin

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Shallow washbasin with counterspace

A shallow washbasin works well for wheelchair users with limited reach

Counter space to the right of the washbasin is at the same height as the washbasin.

Authors comments
The user has the drain trap between his knees, which works well for him. Other solutions are also possible, such as a bent pipe and the drain trap on the wall. The user can easily reach items standing on the counter.

Purchased from
Store for plumbing products

Paid for by
Local government

Editors comments
For accessible bathrooms, se also www.bano.co.uk (last checked May 2017).

Tip is dated from 2005

Categories for this tip
housing » bathroom, self care » body care, washing oneself, Tips and tricks from people with High tetraplegia with partly function in arms/hands (C5-6, ASIA A, B).

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