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How to Build Wheelchair Ramps - Ramp Plans for Wheel Chair Access


How to Build Wheelchair Ramps - Ramp Plans for Wheel Chair Access

How To Build A Wheel Chair Ramp, How To Design & Build A Wheelchair Ramp. Ramp Designs For Handicapped Wheelchair Access. Wheel Chair Handicap Ramp Plan Design

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How to Build Wheelchair Ramps

The ABCs of Ramp Design & Measurement

Ramp Plans On How to Design & Create Wheel Chair Access

Building a wheelchair ramp will require a lot of attention to detail. The primary guiding rules are outlined in the Americans with Disabilities Act. Our consultants provide advice to people regarding how to build a safe access ramp on a daily basis. We also sell ramps and and lifts

The most Frequently asked question we recieve is "How long should I make my ramp?" The simple answer is you should have one foot of ramp for every one inch of rise. However, there are many exceptions to this rule and there are many other factors to consider when designing a ramp system.

We provide the following sets of factors for you to consider whe you begin to plan your ramp system. Please study these worksheet wheel chair ramp plans carefully.  It will help determine what ramp style will solve your specialized wheelchair ramp access needs.  If you would like assistance from our ADA Ramp Experts please don't hesitate to call us Toll Free, we are always happy answer any questions you may have.

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Door Ramp Plans Description

(As You Face Your House)

Front Door Back Door

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Choose The Picture Above That Best Describes The Swing of Your Front or Back Door.

Screen Door Ramp Plan

Do You Have A Screen Door?

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Choose The Picture Above That Best Describes The Swing of Your Screen Door.

Stair & Porch Ramp Plan Dimensions

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a. Total number of stairs/risers
b. Individual riser height (each riser)
c. Individual stair depth (treac)

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d. Distance from top of stair to threshold
e. Height of threshold
f. Width of threshold
g. Edge of threshold to door

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h. Width of door opening
i. Porch width
j. Width of stair

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k. Total rise (slope) of yard/walkway/driveway
(where ramp will be positioned)

Example Sketch of Ramp Plan

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Here is an example of a simple overhead sketch ramp plan that we would need to of the area where you require ramp access.

Include dimensions of building, sidewalk, steps, driveway or street. Also include any obstacles such as trees, mounds, fences or flower beds.  Additionally, include sidewalk, building dimensions or information that would help our ADA Ramp Experts determine where your ramp would be best placed.

Handi-Ramp products are available across North and Central America including Alaska, Hawaii, Canada and Puerto Rico.

You can call us toll free, at (800) 876-RAMP to discuss your specific needs.

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How To Build A Wheel Chair Ramp. How To Design A Wheelchair Ramp. Ramp Plans For Handicapped Wheelchair Access.

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How To Build A Wheel Chair Ramp, How To Design & Build A Wheelchair Ramp. Ramp Designs For Handicapped Wheelchair Access. Wheel Chair Handicap Ramp Plan Design

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Disability Ramps |  Portable Ramps |  Wheelchair Lifts |  Non-Skid Treads for Ramps |  Threshold Ramps |  Van Ramps |  Quick Mount |  for Van Ramps  |  Aluminum Ramps |  Suitcase Ramps |  Track Ramps |  Concrete Deck Ramps |  Galvanized Steel Ramps |  Modular Ramps  |  Portable Wheelchair Lifts |  Wheelchair Ramps |  Handrails  |  72" Chair Lift Elevator |  Free Ramp Plan | 

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