Specially designed counter in accessible kitchen

Standalone counter with knee space increases workspace

User at ‘his’ counter
User at ‘his’ counter

Description
The kitchen has a freestanding fixed-height counter with knee space under it. The height is adjusted to the user who has a wheelchair.

Users comments
Both the user and his wife enjoy cooking. It is important to have workspaces at different heights.

Paid for by
The user

Whose idea
The user

This tip is from 2011

Specially designed fixed counter
Specially designed fixed counter

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Tipsare: Robert

Robert lives together with his wife and three children in a house. He is working full time. He was injured in 2003 and has a low paraplegia; no assistance.