Wheelchair accessible country home

Country home with accessible garden

Summer home with ramp
Summer home with ramp

Description
A single-story house with large lot.
Modifications:
– Ramp to entrance
– raised beds in garden
– gravel paths
– ramps over ditch

Users comments
User enjoys gardening.

Paid for by
The user

This tip is from 2006

Raised beds
Raised beds

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Telescoping ramp on country home lot.
Ramp to garden
Ramp to garden
Ramp across ditch on a wheelchair-accessible lot.
Homemade raised beds
Homemade raised beds
Accessible raised beds that also work as greenhouses.
Raised beds from pallet collars
Raised beds from pallet collars
Easy to make, simple accessible raised beds.
Watering accessible raised beds
Watering accessible raised beds
Watering system that can be handled by a wheelchair user.
Wheelchair accessible path to dock
Wheelchair accessible path to dock
A power wheelchair works best on gravel path by lake.
Riding lawnmower
Riding lawnmower
Wheelchair user can mow lawn with an MTD riding lawnmower.
Garden tools
Garden tools
Short-handled garden tools work best when working in easily accessible raised beds.

Tipsare: Lotta

Together with her husband, her daughter, three dogs and a cat Lotta lives in a two-story house in the countryside. She is working as a volunteer for Rekryteringsgruppen (an organization of persons with spinal cord injuries). She was injured in 1983 and has a high paraglegia (TH 3). She does not have any personal assistance.