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Unlocking Independence: How Ramp Modifications Can Transform Your Home Access

For many individuals with mobility challenges, the concept of “my home” is synonymous with comfort, safety, and independence. However, traditional home designs may present barriers that limit easy access for those using wheelchairs, walkers, or facing mobility issues. The installation of ramps is a transformative solution that not only enables external access but also empowers individuals to navigate their living

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Why Windsor Walk-in Baths may be the best solution for your bathing needs

For mobility restricted individuals, bathing can often become a difficult and dangerous task. Traditional bathtubs can be hard to step into, and the risk of slipping and falling is high.  Windsor Walk-in baths have become an increasingly popular alternative among those who require added safety and convenience in the bathroom. Here are some of the benefits of Windsor walk-in baths


Home Modifications for Sensory Impairments

Individuals with sensory impairments, such as vision or hearing loss, may face challenges in their homes. As Qspec has grown over our 10+ year existence, we have developed several home modification solutions for sensory-impaired clients.  Here are some home modifications that can help address these challenges: Lighting: Providing adequate lighting throughout the home is crucial for individuals with vision impairments.

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Archie’s Access Solution

The August Home Mod of the Month is the hardwood ramp and concreting installed around our client Archie’s home to provide easier access. Archie relies on a walker for transportation due to mobility restrictions, and was faced with the tough task of scaling stairs to enter and exit the house. The surrounding backyard also contained unstable paths that presented the

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Janett’s Ramp

April’s Home Mod of the Month is the hardwood ramp & bannister rails installed for our client, Janett. The custom designed ramps here at Qspec allow for independence for clients requiring step-less access without relying on assistance, while the bannister rails provide stability and extra support. Initially, two steps were the only access options onto the patio. Janett and her husband required the ramp

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Kerri’s Ramp

Kerri’s need for a ramp and landing installation stems from lingering issues with her feet. A recent broken foot forced Kerri into a wheelchair, and therefore required an access solution for accessing the back patio. Previously, the entry and exit to the area featured a step. Due to Kerri’s lingering feet issues and now having to manoeuvre in a wheelchair,