Handicap Friendly Homes Peoria AZ

Local resource for handicap friendly homes in Peoria, 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.

Acme Works-Window, Door and Solar Systems
6025242847
4410 W. Union Hills Dr., Ste. 7
Glendale, AZ

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Kirk Development
(602)944-3658
340 E. Caron St.
Phoenix, AZ
Services
Full Service General Contractor and Remodeler
Awards
National Remodeler of the Year, National Contractor of the Year, Professional Remodeler Magazine's Market Leader two years in a row, National Association of the Remodeling Industry
Years In Business
33
Membership Organizations
Rosie On the House Referral Network

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Bella Builders
(602)309-0969
16211 N Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ
Services
Full-service general contractor and remodeling expert
Years In Business
7
Membership Organizations
Rosie On the House Referral Network, National Association of the remodeling industry.

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Tom Oliphant
AlwaysOn Healthcare
623-376-7777
8671 W. Union Hills Ste. 500
Peoria, AZ
 
Mehmed
Deno Remodeling and Repair
602-330-8502
14065 N 48th Ave
Glendale, AZ
 
Salt River Solar & Wind Llc
6232938290
13370 W. Foxfire Dr #104
Surprise, AZ

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Clima Air & Electric
6239390405
6152 W. Virginia Ave.
Phoenix, AZ

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Green Leaf Realty, LLC
6029937509
15849 N 71st St, Ste 100
Scottsdale, AZ

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John Cox
Monsoon Tile Inc
602-541-6784
23647 n. 91 st ave
peoria, AZ
 
Rocky Santana
Santana Flooring
623-340-3928
4427 W. Villa Theresa Dr.
Phoenix, AZ
 
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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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