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Household tasks: Cleaning

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User wipes the floorBathroom - squeegee with telescope handle
Squeegee with adjustable handle facilitates cleaning for wheelchair users
Swivel SweeperBattery-operated broom
A cordless broom that makes cleaning easy - suitable for wheelchair users
User vacuumsCentral vacuum cleaner
A cleaning aid for wheelchair users.
User vacuumsCentral vacuum cleaner
Cleaning with central vacuum cleaner is convenient for wheelchair users, though it taking out the long hose can be difficult.
Cleaning cabinet with open doorCleaning cabinet without plinth
Cleaning cabinet without plinth allows easy access to shelves and objects while sitting in the wheelchair.
The user cleans his wheelchair tiresCleaning wheelchair tires
Aluminum structure enables an individual who drives an electric wheelchair to clean the tires independently
Door mat in hallDoor mat with good absorption
Easy-care door mat with good absorption - suitable for wheelchair users
Hall with absorbent matHall in adapted house
Highly absorbent mat and hall bureau - suitable for wheelchair users
User dries floorSqueegee with short handle
Squeegee and sloping bathroom floor make it easier to wipe dry after a shower - suitable for wheelchair users
User washes a chandelier while standing in the standing wheelchairStanding wheelchair
Standing wheelchair facilitates housework – suitable for wheelchair users
User vacuumingVacuum cleaner
Cleaning with vacuum cleaner for wheelchair users
User with vacuum cleaner attached to the wheelchair. Photo: Olle KohlsVacuum cleaner with nozzle appropriate for all floor types
Vacuum cleaner with lightweight nozzle and long cord - suitable for wheelchair users