Adapted bathroom

Spacious and well-planned adapted bathroom for a person who uses a wheelchair and the entire family

Two sinks at different heights
Two sinks at different heights

Description
The light and spacious bathroom has two sinks at different heights, a toilet, an extra slide-out washbasin, shower with wall-mounted folding shower chair and bathtub (see associated tips). The bathroom has two doors, one to the hall and one to the bedroom.

Users comments
The user is extremely satisfied with her bathroom. She appreciates the door between the bedroom and the bathroom so she does not have to enter the hall first.

Paid for by
The user and the municipality

Whose idea
The user’s

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

This tip is from 2009

Bathtub in adapted bathroom
Bathtub in adapted bathroom
Shower stall with wall-mounted folding shower chair
Shower stall with wall-mounted folding shower chair
Toilet with extra slide-out washbasin
Toilet with extra slide-out washbasin
Bathroom doors to the hall and to the bedroom
Bathroom doors to the hall and to the bedroom

Related tips

Sink at different heights
Sink at different heights
Placement of sink and drawers in adapted bathroom.
Automatic bathroom wastebasket
Automatic bathroom wastebasket
Wastebasket opens without having to touch it – suitable for people with disabilities.
Specially designed washbasin
Specially designed washbasin
Pull-out washbasin next to toilet chair for convenient toileting for people with disabilities.
Shower basket with suction cups
Shower basket with suction cups
Practical organizer for shower accessories – suitable for people with disabilities.
Wall-mounted shower chair
Wall-mounted shower chair
Stable, convenient and space-saving shower chair – suitable for wheelchair users.
Bathtub in adapted bathroom
Bathtub in adapted bathroom
Ordinary bathtub in adapted bathroom – a possibility for people with disabilities.
Angled grab bar
Angled grab bar
Angled easy-grip grab bar – suitable in an adapted bathroom.
Toilet in adapted bathroom
Toilet in adapted bathroom
Wall-mounted toilet with folding armrest – suitable for wheelchair users.

Tipsare: Karolina

Karolina lives together with her family in a house. She is working part time. She was injured in 2006 and has a tetraplegia (C7). She has 12 hours personal assistance a day.