Bathroom / September 4, 2018 / Romina Doran
Not all bathroom doors are wide enough to accommodate a wheelchair or a walker. Most will allow for what is called a transfer or transport chair, but that is not the same. Even with a transport chair, you would need someone to wheel you around. A traditional wheelchair, on the other hand, allows the user to move and steer themselves using arm strength.
Remodeling a bathroom for someone who is aging in place is very different than one based on aesthetics or home value. If you or a loved one are remodeling with an eye to your future needs, there are some very important issues to consider before you start and as you are going through the process. From design to safety to ease of use, remodeling a bathroom will take time and effort, and there will be costs involved.Continue Reading