Exterior Wheelchair Lift in Boston Massachusetts

Here is a progression of photos taken during a recent vertical platform lift (wheelchair lift) installation near Boston. It’s a 4′ Savaria Multilift -which in this case will do the same job as a 40+ foot long aluminum ramp (the alternative solution).
It’s a pretty typical installation. We usually need to excavate a site for a concrete […]

Bracing for the Falls of and Aging Nation

Here is a very interesting article in the NY Times, by Katie Hafner.

http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2014/11/03/health/bracing-for-the-falls-of-an-aging-nation.html?_r=1

A Dramatic Transformation

We just finished a bathroom renovation project for a couple of sisters -one of whom was returning from rehab in a wheelchair and could not navigate the bathroom or stairs to her bedroom. The ladies are in their early nineties and have had trouble keeping up with maintenance on their home so a local […]

32 square feet of Accessible Bathroom

A recent challenge we had was to turn this bathroom, a  4’6″ wide by 7’2″ deep “full” bath into an accessible bath for an aging couple planning to live on the first floor of their 2 story home. It was a tall order.

but we were able to turn it into this:

Including wider door, shallower vanity (with […]

Operation Independence on Ask This Old House

We are thrilled with our recent appearance on Ask This Old House! Rick Castino knocked it out of the park, doing what we do. We are so proud to be able deliver the kind of common-sense and affordable solutions families need to stay in their homes.

Putting the finishing touches on

Putting the finishing touches on a beautiful bathroom we designed and built for a boy on the south shore.

His mom needed a Hoyer lift to get the boy out of bed and into the shower – which is in the only bathroom in the house. We were able to design a double pocket door […]

A Shower Fit For A Princess

 

We’re in Norfolk County and a really cool shower is beginning to take shape. We’ve added on to a home –adding a therapy room, bathroom, closet  and really big shower for a special young lady. We will keep you posted as the progress on this project moves forward.