Shaft elevator in accessible house

Shaft elevator in 2-storey house – suitable assistive device for wheelchair users

Elevator door, upper level
Elevator door, upper level

The house has a shaft elevator between its two floors. The lower floor of the house has the room for assistants, guest room, storage and sauna. The elevator does not need a hole under, but in order to avoid ramps a 50 mm hole was installed.
The user has installed flooring in the elevator that looks like parquet.
The elevator is controlled by the Gewa infralink system.

Made by
Aritco, aritco.com/ (last checked March 2020)

Paid for by
The user

This tip is from 2006

Parquet-style flooring in elevator
Parquet-style flooring in elevator

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Tipsare: Martin

Martin lives together with his wife in a house. He is working part time. He was injured in 2000 and has a high tetraplegia (C4). He has personal assistance 24 hours a day.