Accessible kitchen, electric adjustable height

Adjustable height kitchen interior for wheelchair users

User at sink without lower cabinets in accessible kitchen
User at sink without lower cabinets in accessible kitchen

Description
The upper cabinets can be lowered and lifted forward (out from the wall), the height of the sink and counter can be adjusted. The controls are on the side of the counter (photo 3).

Paid for by
Local government

This tip is from 2005

Pull-out board under counter without lower cabinets
Pull-out board under counter without lower cabinets
Controls for electric adjustable-height kitchen
Controls for electric adjustable-height kitchen

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Tipsare: Anonym 3

The person lives in an apartment and is working part time. She was injured in 1990 and has a tetraplegia (C5). She has personal assistance 13 hours a day and some help at night provided by the local government.