Glassed-in patio

Glassed-in patio with ramps for wheelchair users

Glassed-in patio with ramp to garden
Glassed-in patio with ramp to garden

Description
The glassed-in patio is on a level between the house and the garden. A wooden ramp built into the flooring leads from the house down to the patio, while a metal ramp leads from the patio to the garden. The patio has sliding glass doors.

Made by
Dean Smith, Erika’s partner (ramps)

Paid for by
Local government (ramps)

This tip is from 2005

Wooden ramp from house to patio
Wooden ramp from house to patio

Tipsare: Erika

Erika lives in a house together with her partner and two infants. She is working part time. In 1994 she was injured and has a low tetraplegia (C7). Sometimes she uses help provided by the local government when she is going out with her children.