Handicap Friendly Homes Parker CO

Local resource for handicap friendly homes in Parker, CO. 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.

Home Depot,
(303) 805-9991
11111 S Parker Rd
Parker, CO
 
S7g Architecture
3039416128
318 South Xanadu Street
Aurora, CO

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O'Brien Construction
303-287-8004
1353 Elm St
Denver, CO
Services
Home Remodeling

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Wendell Pennington
All Around Carpet Installations
303-960-8951
4694 S Crystal Way
Aurora, CO
 
Rocky Begano
Rocky Mountain Custom Walls
720-436-7719
16826 E. Navarro Dr.
Aurora, CO
 
Your Handyman, LLC
3037464038
3706 S. Cathay St.
Aurora, CO

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Epic Remodeling And Restoration
303-393-0895
2186 S. Holly St. #108
Denver, CO
Services
Home Remodeling

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Brandon
All Decked Out
303-552-9934
PO Box 3492
Parker, CO
 
Frank Timpson
Water Solutions Sprinkler Service, Inc.
720 435 1495
2869 S Memphis St.
Aurora, CO
 
Pavel Seliga
Avalanche Window Cleaning
303-668-1710
6565 S. Syracuse Way # 909
Centennial, CO
 
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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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