Wheelchair ramps are vital for some people. They enable physically disabled people, as well as the elderly who cannot walk on their own, to enjoy some freedom. Wheelchair ramps allow users to move in and out of the home safely.
A cost effective way and practical solution for enhanced mobility. Scooter and wheelchair users can access doorways, steps, or any raised landings a lot easier with a ramp. The ideal wheelchair ramp length should be 1 foot of rising for every 12 feet of run length.
An experienced and licensed accessibility dealer can install a wheelchair ramp for your home, where you want it and with the materials you want. You can choose a ramp depending on the internal and external architectural structure of the home.
Benefits of Installing a Wheelchair Ramp
- Increases Accessibility
Ramps help the disabled and elderly people come and go on their property more easily and safely. Wheelchair ramps minimize the risk of injuries or accidents during trips to and from out of the house. People who are living alone, family members, friends, caregivers, etc., will enjoy a wheelchair ramp almost as much as the disabled.
A wheelchair ramp can be made of many different types of materials, such as aluminum, steel, pressure-treated wood, or even rubber. Aside from improving mobility, adding a ramp can also add style and beauty to your space. Wooden ramps can really bring together your outdoor space with a deck or patio. Wheelchair ramps, if made and installed correctly, are robust, durable, and allow the heaviest of scooters to easily enter and exit a building.
- Easy Installation
One of the other great aspects to a wheelchair ramp is they can easily be installed. Some ramps are made portable and can be separated into lightweight parts. Either way, when you work with us we’ll make the process easy and effortless for you.
Caregivers and relatives will find wheelchair ramps very beneficial. They can be used to transport equipment, heavy furniture, groceries, and other items. A ramp will save time and effort in daily tasks and workloads.
- Helps Resale Value
Having a high quality wheelchair ramp installed can increase the value of your home. It can make it more appealing to prospective buyers who may have a family member challenged in mobility or accessibility. Anyone using a wheelchair, cane, crutches, a walker, or a scooter would benefit from a ramp. It can increase the resale value of a home, and therefore, bring more financial benefits.
Find an Experienced Mobility Equipment Company
If you are looking for a custom, attractive, and affordable wheelchair ramp for your residential use, give the professionals a Coulee Region Mobility a call today – 844-487-5617.