My family and I were looking for a contractor to complete a home addition that met all of our needs. We met with Ben who was very knowledgeable and walked us through the process from beginning to end. Ben and his team were professional, punctual and illustrated detailed craftsmanship. Thank you for all of your hard work, we are so happy with the outcome!

Jessica N

Accessible Doors and Entrances

Ottawa Accessibility Renovations

From the beginning to the end of your project, our team of professionals will work with your every step of the way and adhere to your budget, timeline, and ideas.
Call us at (613)-288-9145.

Accessible doors and entrances are important for seniors and people with disabilities or mobility limitations. They make it easier for people to enter and exit a building or room, and can help improve the overall accessibility of a space. Accessible doors and entrances can also help make a place more welcoming for everyone.

To ensure accessibility for those who use wheelchairs and walkers, wider doorways are essential. At least 32” of clearance is needed but 36″ would be even better to allow space for comfortable maneuvering. An aesthetically pleasing solution can easily be achieved by creating a gently sloping ramp with landscaping that leads up the front entrance instead of stairs or steps – making it both attractive and functional!

Automatic door openers can be installed for a more convenient entrance. They can be operated by a button or a sensor.

On the inside of the door, a lever or knob handle can be added for easier opening.

Ramps can be installed to allow for easier access to the doorway. The ramp should be at least as wide as the doorway and have a slope of 1:12 or less. Handrails are a must for ramps, as well as a landing at the top and bottom of the ramp for safety.

If there are stairs leading up to the door, a platform lift can be installed to make the entrance more accessible.

Condo Renovations Ottawa

Manuel and his team replaced all the floors, removed the popcorn ceiling and replaced the kitchen in my condo. I am very pleased with the quality of the work and cabinets.

Adam M

Ottawa Home Pros provides Accessibility Renovation services in the Ottawa area.

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Call us today at (613) 288-9145 for your next condo renovation project.