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Residential Architecture+Design

Wheelchair Accessible Vacation Rental Near Disney World

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Planning a trip to the Magic Kingdom and need a place to stay that wheelchair accessible? Is also super fancy with a breathtaking swimming pool? Well then maybe the Greendale Villa is for you. A wheelchair accessible vacation rental within an hour of Disney World.

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Wheelchair Accessible Yurt in the Blue Ridge Mountains

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Ever hear of a yurt? Well it’s kind of like a very fancy tent that was used by nomads in Central Asia. Recently here in the West they’ve been built for nature lovers that would like a place to stay. Somewhere a cross between the amenities of a log cabin and a tent. They can also be made wheelchair accessible as can be seen by this one in the Blue Ridge Mountains.

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Temporary To Permanent Wheelchair Ramp

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I’m going to admit that I’ve never been a hug fan of the aluminum temporary wheelchair ramps. I think they’re not the most structurally sound and don’t look all that great. I prefer the sturdiness and look of wooden ramps with post footings or a concrete ramps. Here is a temporary ramp that was replaced by a wooden one. Constructed by Specialistic Construction, Inc of Highland, Michigan.

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Wheelchair Accessible House in New Jersey

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Finding a house that’s already wheelchair accessible can be a challenge. Usually at least a few modifications are needed. But there are houses out there that already have wheelchair accessibility like this one in Somers Point, NJ.

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Rathbun Residence | Roll-In Shower

If the Romans had designed roll-in showers, they might have looked like this. Here is a roll-in shower that has a design that makes you feel as if you’re in a Roman bathhouse.

Roll-In Shower by Balance Associates

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Though you might think this is a picture from a sauna or spa somewhere, it’s actually in a person’s home. By Balance Associates of Washington, this roll-in shower has some style.

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A Ramp For Mom

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I came across this wheelchair ramp awhile ago searching for something to feature on the blog. Not only is this ramp a good and functional one, it also has a sweet yet emotional story behind it.

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Masonry and Metal Wheelchair Ramp

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Today we have a wheelchair ramp that obviously is not original to the house but still compliments it beautifully. Made of brick pavers and retaining wall blocks, this ramp looks more like great looking landscape project than an accessible entrance.

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