What to Know If You’re Making Your Bathroom Handicap Accessible

Written by Master Builder on . Posted in Bathroom contractor, Bathroom remodel anchorage ak, Shower remodel

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Most homes are sadly not built to be handicap accessible right from the get go. There’s often a significant amount of remodeling needed for homeowners who need to accommodate a handicap, For example, ramps or handrails are often installed, hallways and doorways need to be expanded, non-slip flooring needs to be installed, and accessible switches, shelves, doors, faucets, and drawers all need to be accounted for. Similarly, entries and showers might need to have a step removed. One of the most important things for many handicapped individuals is to have a handicap bathroom design that works for them. They may want the independence — and privacy — to shower, use the bathroom, get ready in the morning, etc., with