Accessible balcony

Balcony without threshold facilitates passage for wheelchair users

User on the way out to the balcony
User on the way out to the balcony

Description
The balcony floor is raised with wooden grating so that it is on the same level as the floor of the apartment.

Made by
Building supplier

Paid for by
The user

This tip is from 2007

Wooden grating on balcony and balcony door
Wooden grating on balcony and balcony door

Tipsare: Max

Max is studying. He lives by himself in an apartment. In 2002 he was injured and has a high tetraplegia (C5 incomplete with remaining sensitivity). He has personal assistance 13 hours a day.