Kitchen drawer with built-in ironing board

Built-in ironing board appropriate for wheelchair-bound users

Ironing board in kitchen drawer, folded
Ironing board in kitchen drawer, folded

Description
An ironing board is built into a kitchen drawer that is 40 cm wide. Pulling out the ironing board requires some effort.

Users comments
Remember to plan for an electrical outlet on the wall near the ironing board.

Purchased from
n Sweden for example www.smarthem.se or www.barahandtag.se (last checked May 2017).

Paid for by
Local government

Editors comments
Ikea, www.ikea.com sells also a table ironing board which is much cheaper (last checked Maj 2017).

This tip is from 2005

Ironing board in kitchen drawer, extended
Ironing board in kitchen drawer, extended

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Tipsare: Susanne

Susanne lives in an apartment. She studies as well as working full time as a free-lance journalist. She was injured in 1982 and has a high spinal cord injury (C5). Through hand surgery her grip function in her left hand improved. She has personal assistance.