Carport for half the car

A half carport combined with a car heater that works by remote control is a good solution in winter for persons unable to scrape the windshield

Carport for half the car
Carport for half the car

Description
The space in front of the garage and entrance door is covered by a roof. It is used as a carport for a wheelchair-accessible minivan. Half the car (the front) fits under the roof.

Users comments
A half carport and a car heater that works by remote control make a good solution for the user in winter. After 20 to 25 minutes the car is warm enough for the windows to defrost and the user not to freeze. The car also has heated side mirrors.

Paid for by
The user

This tip is from 2006

Carport for half the car (close-up)
Carport for half the car (close-up)

Tipsare: Anonym 1

The person lives together with his wife and an child in a house. He is working part time. He was injured in 1975 and has a high tetraplegia (C5). Through hand surgery his grip function improved in both hands. He has personal assistance 7 hours a day.