Accessible faucet

Faucet sits on front edge of sink – easily accessible for persons with compromised arm and hand function

Single lever faucet on front edge of sink
Single lever faucet on front edge of sink

Description
A single lever faucet with long lever sits on the front edge of the sink (photos 1 and 2). The sink has knee space under it. The pipe is pulled under the sink to the faucet (photo 3).

Made by
Local plumber

Paid for by
The user

Whose idea
The user

This tip is from 2006

Single lever faucet on front edge of sink (close-up)
Single lever faucet on front edge of sink (close-up)
Pipe under sink to single lever faucet
Pipe under sink to single lever faucet

Tipsare: Torbjörn

Torbjörn is single and lives in a house. He is working part time. He was injured in 1967 and has a high spinal cord injury (C5-6 complete). He has personal assistance 41 hours a week.