Accessible Modifications

Home modifications allow people who have disabilities to stay at home longer by creating a friendlier and easier environment to complete the tasks of daily living.  Route 56 can handle all of the adjustments for you, including ramp construction, grab bar installation, doorway widening, and countertop lowering. To view a checklist of the requirements on accessible homes modifications, click the link below.

Wheelchair Ramp
Wheelchair Ramp

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Wheelchair Ramp
Wheelchair Ramp

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Walkways & Ramps

Maintaining your lifestyle requires being able to enter and exit your house with ease.
With a vast range of materials, we can construct permanent or temporary ramps that are tailored to your preferences.

Accessible Bathroom
Accessible Bathroom

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Accessible Bathroom
Accessible Bathroom

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Shower
Shower

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Accessible Bathroom
Accessible Bathroom

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Kitchen & Bathrooms

There are many things to consider when making your kitchen more accessible. From different appliances to countertops, all of which must be adjusted for ease of use. 

 

Most accidents happpen in the bathroom over any other room in the house, especially for people with disabilities. So making your bathroom more accessible is a MUST. Some things we can do is installing grab bars and roll-in showers, as well as antislip surfaces and chair accessible toilets.

Shower Grab Bar
Shower Grab Bar

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Shower Grab Bar
Shower Grab Bar

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Auto Door Opener
Door Opener

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Shower Grab Bar
Shower Grab Bar

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Other Home Modifications

Other home modifications to help make life easier include:
Automatic Door Openers
Widening Doorways
Hand Rails on Both Sides of Stairs
Seamless Floor Transitions
Illuminated Light Switches

Seniors Home Safety Tax Credit 

Currently the government of Ontario has implemented a temporary, refundable personal income tax credit that can help you make your home safer and more accessible, helping you stay in your home longer. This tax credit will end at the end of 2022.  Click here to see if you're eligible.