Tag Archives: elderly

Wheelchair Accessible Gardens by Gardens for Humanity

Sedona Winds Accessible Garden

With summer already upon us, many people are already busy with their gardens. An assisted living facility isn’t the first place you might think of having a garden, but here is one. These wheelchair accessible gardens are in Sedona, AZ at Sedona Winds Assisted Living.

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Bad Design Style: Case #74

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Everywhere you go stores are gearing up for the lawn and gardening season. Which means a lot more inventory that needs to be put somewhere, usually the parking lot. Which is fine except that what you see above happens all too often.

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Bad Design Style: Case #73

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This Bad Design Style article is a little different … it has a happy ending! But first lets start with the bad which is this ramp.

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Hidden Ironing Board by KraftMaid

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Honestly, I don’t know many people who like ironing. The chore can be time consuming and tedious. Even the act of lugging out the ironing board can be a hassle. Well this hidden ironing board by KraftMaid can at least make that task a little easier.

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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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Numi | Advanced Toilet and Bidet

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It’s an age old argument between couples that involves a simple bathroom fixture. The toilet and whether the seat is kept up or down. Well this new toilet and bidet can solve that conflict with a toilet seat that opens and closes automatically. Oh but the Numi by Kohler can do so much more than that.

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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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