Adapted door for wheelchair user

Wide doors blend in with the style of the house

Two-part door to bedroom
Two-part door to bedroom

Description
In order to widen the old raised panel doors to the bathroom and the daughters’ bedrooms two-part doors were made to blend in with the rest of the woodwork.

Made by
The user’s father-in-law

Paid for by
Partially the municipality, partially the user

Whose idea
The user’s father-in-law

This tip is from 2007

Two-part door to bathroom
Two-part door to bathroom

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Wheelchair accessible house
Wheelchair accessible house
Successful modification of old two-story home.

Tipsare: Suzanne

Suzanne lives together with her husband and children in a house. She is working part time. She was injured in 1991 and has a complete tetraplgia C6. She has personal assistance.