Roll Into an Accessible Garage

Schwab, Charles M
April 2013
PN;Apr2013, Vol. 67 Issue 4, p48
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The article discusses the basic necessities a home car garage should have for people with disabilities. It mentions that for people who are on wheelchair, an orderly and clean garage area is necessary for safety; good lighting and a no step entry are other basic requirements. Entry doors should have a maximum half-inch threshold; a two-car garage should be 30 to 32 feet wide, while a single-car garage or carport should be a minimum of 14 feet wide for turnaround chair space.


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