Vinyl-backed terry cloth

Vinyl-backed terry cloth protects the wheelchair or lounge chair from becoming wet after a swim or shower

Vinyl-backed terry cloth fabric on lounge chair
Vinyl-backed terry cloth fabric on lounge chair

Description
One side of the fabric is terry cloth and the other is vinyl-coated. The fabric is waterproof and can breathe. The user places the vinyl-backed terry cloth on the wheelchair when he has showered or bathed. He also uses it on the lounge chair when wearing wet swimming trunks.

Available by the meter or as a crib mattress pad in baby supply stores.

Users comments
It is also a good travel companion for warm-weather vacations or when suffering from an attack of traveler’s diarrhea. Easy to wash and quick-drying.

Purchased from
Fabric store or baby supply stores

Paid for by
User

Whose idea
The user’s

This tip is from 2009

Tipsare: Tomas

Tomas lives in an apartment together with his partner. He works part time as a photographer. He was injured in 1983 and has a low tetraplegia. He has home help one hour a day.