Handicap Friendly Homes Coeur D Alene ID

Local resource for handicap friendly homes in Coeur D Alene, ID. 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.

Dayco Construction
5092167907
P.O. Box 14182
Spokane, WA

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Aaron
Get R Done Painting
208-704-0362
102 W. Petal Court
Post Falls, ID
 
NL Kile Construction
208-762-4847
1864 E Hanley Ave
Coeur d alene, ID
 
Ultimate Upgrades
208-640-9010
P.O. Box 1451
Hayden, ID
Services
Top to Bottom Remodeling (Handyman)
Licenses / Certifications
RCT-28730

The Natural Abode
2088831040
517 S. Main St
Moscow, ID

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Bob Myles
Myles Tree Stump Removals
208-665-7721
8718 W. Sausser Drive
Coeur d''''Alene, ID
 
Sears Home Services
8888675309
200 W HANLEY AVE
COEUR D ALENE, ID

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Damn Handy Construction Inc
(208) 699-7977
12463 N Diamond Dr
Hayden, ID
Services
Handyman Company, Handyman Repair Service, Home Remodeler, Home Repair Service, Handyman

North Idaho Masonry & Hardscape Center, Inc.
208-762-8480
9225 N. Government Way
Hayden , ID
 
Mid West Luxury Baths
765-778-8471
8575 S. State Rd. 9
Pendleton, ID
Services
Home Remodeling

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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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