Handicap Friendly Homes Buckeye AZ

Local resource for handicap friendly homes in Buckeye, AZ. Includes detailed information on local businesses that give access to wheelchair services, wheelchair lifts, wheelchair ramps as well as information and content on wheelchair and handicap services.

Regina Heiden
AZ Custom Scape, LLC
623-764-6312
39 South 221 St Lane
Buckeye, AZ
 
Centex Homes
(623) 882-3353
17315 W Jefferson St
Goodyear, AZ
 
Edge Construction
(623) 251-6402
918 S Litchfield Rd
Goodyear, AZ
 
Macorn Construction Company Llc
(623) 932-1958
560 N Bullard Ave
Goodyear, AZ
 
Economy Drywall
(623) 594-6130
500 N Estrella Pkwy
Goodyear, AZ
 
QPI Remodeling
(602) 791-7910
Call: QPI Remodeling Today to Schedule in
West Phoenix, AZ
Services
Remodeling Renovation Repairs
Licenses / Certifications
Licensed, Bonded, Insured, AZROC
Years in Business
14

Estrella Mountain Ranch
(623) 386-1112
17665 W Elliot Rd
Goodyear, AZ
 
Desert Services International Inc
(623) 386-1254
18115 W Van Buren St
Goodyear, AZ
 
Desert West Management
(623) 882-9470
890 N Estrella Pkwy
Goodyear, AZ
 
Faith Construction Co
(623) 932-1610
919 N Dysart Rd
Avondale, AZ
 

House Accessibility: Part 1

Make your home friendly by making it handicap and wheelchair accessible; allowing one to enter and move around without any of the obstacles such as steps and narrow doors. Improving your residence’s accessibility is a whole house remodeling; making the entry, bathrooms, bedrooms, family rooms and kitchen all wheelchair accessible. Be sure to discuss with your remodeling professional your specific needs, so your plans are adjusted to suit the accessibility requirements and physical limitations affecting your household.

The first accessibility consideration should be your entryway. Which entryway should be accessible by what transportation? Work with your home improvement specialist to ensure ample space for wheelchair or walker mobility as well as a clear path to the entry way. Depending on design, weather, or existing building conditions different building materials may be used.

Aluminum wheelchair ramps or concrete are preferred due to their stability and texture; however, wood can be used if treated, constantly maintained and slip resistance measures are employed. If a ramp is too large for your space, consider a vertical lift to achieve accessibility between formerly impassable elevation changes.
Consult your general contractor and local accessibility code for specifics. Some important minimum measurements and formulas for wheelchair ramps consideration are:
-  Maximum slope of a wheelchair ramp should be 1" of rise for each 12" of run.
-  The maximum rise for any run is 30". The maximum run 30'.
-  The minimum inside clear width of a ramp should be 36".
-  Landings must be provided at the top and bottom of each run.
-  The landing should be at least as wide as the ramp, and a minimum of 60" in length.
-  Handrails must be provided on both sides of the ramp, between 30" and 38" above the ramp surface.

The 36” measurement is frequently cited as the size of an opening. Speak with a remodeling and accessibili...

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