Garage with plentiful storage

A small garage is arranged so that it is suitable for a wheelchair user

Garage with car and Permobil
Garage with car and Permobil

Description
The garage has room for the car, electric wheelchair, a motorcycle, a shop and recycling bins. Tires, etc, are stored in a special area under the ceiling. The light turns on automatically whenever anyone enters the garage (motion detector).

Users comments
Lotta does not use the workbench, which is at standing-height, but she can reach all the tools. She feels that the recycling bins are very practical. They can easily be lifted into the car.

Purchased from
Recycling bins: IKEA , www.ikea.com (last checked June 2017)

Paid for by

This tip is from 2006

Garage with car and shelves on the wall
Garage with car and shelves on the wall
Garage with storage area under ceiling
Garage with storage area under ceiling
Shop in garage with recycling bins
Shop in garage with recycling bins

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Tipsare: Lotta

Together with her husband, her daughter, three dogs and a cat Lotta lives in a two-story house in the countryside. She is working as a volunteer for Rekryteringsgruppen (an organization of persons with spinal cord injuries). She was injured in 1983 and has a high paraglegia (TH 3). She does not have any personal assistance.