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Category: Ramp Selection

Aluminum ADA Handicap Ramp Outside a Home
August 10, 2021 | Categories: Ramp Selection , Safety ,

Modular Ramp vs Permanent Ramp

Choosing a ramp is a big decision that shouldn’t be taken lightly. You may be interested in the benefits between a permanent ramp (either wood or concrete) and the modular ramps offered by National Ramp. Here are some reasons why a modular ramp may be a better fit for you. Layout flexibility We sometimes compare […]

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House Hunting for Wheelchair Users and People with Disabilities
March 9, 2021 | Categories: Adaptive Products , Aging In Place , Disabled Youth , Life In A Wheelchair , Ramp Selection , Safety , Senior Citizens , Spinal Cord Injuries , Veterans ,

Searching for Housing With a Disability

House-hunting for an accessible home for someone with a disability can have challenges. Fully accessible homes are difficult to find, especially if you are looking to rent your home. However, it is increasingly easier to find homes built to be inclusive of the needs of people with disabilities. Remember that no one can discriminate against […]

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A Wide Breeze Wheelchair Ramp Outside a Home
May 11, 2020 | Categories: Aging In Place , Disabled Youth , Fall Prevention , Ramp Selection , Senior Citizens , Spinal Cord Injuries , Veterans ,

Picking the Best Ramp for Your Needs

You’ve decided you are ready for a ramp for your mobility needs but are unsure which product is right for you? We’re here to make the decision easy! I am looking to get over small steps and door thresholds in my house, below 6.” National Ramp offers three threshold ramps for you to choose from. […]

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Accessible Playground for Disabled Children - Little Girl in a Wheelchair
April 2, 2020 | Categories: Adaptive Products , Ramp Selection ,

Protect Your School from ADA Violations

While your school needs to be accessible to students with disabilities, the ADA goes much further than accessible bathroom stalls and wheelchair ramps. The following examples are all taken from recent Justice Department settlements with school districts, universities, recreation programs, and summer camps and show there’s more to the ADA than a 1:12 ramp pitch. […]

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An elderly couple sitting on a couch and laughing
March 11, 2020 | Categories: Ramp Selection , Safety ,

Purchasing Mistakes

Valley Cottage, NY— 3/9/2020 — National Ramp published a list of easily-made mistakes during the ramp purchasing process to educate consumers.  “For some, the need for a ramp is urgent and time-sensitive, due to a fall or surgery. We want consumers to have all the information at their hands when they are making these important decisions,” said Garth Walker, Managing Director at National Ramp. Cheap […]

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Aluminum ADA Handicap Ramp Outside a Home
February 22, 2019 | Categories: About National Ramp , Ramp Selection ,

The Ultimate Wheelchair Ramp Buying Guide: How to Choose the Best

Rehabmart.com, a provider of medical supplies, rehabilitation products, and healthcare technologies, recently posted a buying guide for wheelchair ramp purchasers. They urge consumers to first think about the handicap ramp’s user, their location and their mobility device before selecting a handicap ramp, detailing how these variables can influence which type of handicap ramp is needed. For example, […]

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Door at a Residential Home of a Disabled Person
September 25, 2018 | Categories: About National Ramp , Disabled Youth , Ramp Selection , Senior Citizens , Spinal Cord Injuries , Veterans ,

7 Questions to Ask Before Choosing a Wheelchair Ramp for Stairs on Your Home

What to Ask Before Selecting a Wheelchair Ramp for Stairs for Your House More than 3.5 million Americans over the age of 15 use a wheelchair. If you or one of your loved ones are one of these Americans, you know how important a ramp is for getting around and accomplishing everyday tasks. There are tons of […]

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