Thursday, May 26, 2011

How to Make a Clear Handicap Sleeve Placard Holder

A handicap placard is available to applicants who submit a doctor's note to the proper authorities attesting to a disability such as lost use of a limb, need for a wheelchair, poor vision, or conditions that make it difficult to walk long distances. These placards are required to be displayed if you are parking in reserved handicap parking spaces. The placards are valid for many years, in which time weather conditions and use can make them brittle and unusable. Keep a handicap placard protected and in good shape by making a clear sleeve placard holder. For the full instructions click here.

Sunday, May 15, 2011

How to Plan a Handicap Ramp for a Residence in Accordance With ADA

The Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) provides guidelines for the construction of ramps. These guidelines refer to public areas, yet they provide pertinent information that can be used to construct a handicap ramp for a residence. Build a ramp in accordance to these ADA specifications to ensure structural integrity and safety for those needing to use it. For the full article click here.

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