need help with getting wheelchair out of mobile home

heidihoJuly 7, 2011

I built a wheelchair ramp at front door of mobile home that I need to use for mother but I can't figure out how to go over the lip of the door frame for easy outdoor access. It's about 3" high.

The door has to close and if I build an incline it would have to be set back far enough for the weight of the chair and would have to be screwed down in order to go over the door frame right? Or can I somehow make something portable that I could fold up when not in use.Not sure how to do this.

I've done several home projects but this one has me stumped.

Thanks for any help anyone has to offer.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
aa62579

You can buy threshold ramps. Do a search online, or here is an example.

http://www.discountramps.com/thresh_ramps.htm

Here is a link that might be useful: Threshold Ramp

    Bookmark   September 23, 2011 at 11:49AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Should I buy this single wide?
I have an opportunity to buy a 2001 Clayton single-wide...
andy2014
Just bought double wide office trailer
Greetings All, I just bought a doublewide office trailer...
RobGT90
What is the Cadillac of MH manfs.?
What brands are top of the line in mobile homes. We...
goldenbuckeye
Where to get Homeowners Insurance??
We are in the process of purchasing a vacation property...
marksteph
New Carpet or Laminate?
I just bought a 1986 manufactured home which has carpet...
nwroselady
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™