If you recently have become handicapped or you are taking care of a loved one with mobility impairments and you need professional help from plumbers in Arlington, Texas to help you install handicap friendly plumbing fixtures in your home then give Ben Franklin Plumbing in Arlington, TX a call. With the installation of handicap plumbing fixtures in the home, it will provide safer conditions for you and / or your loved one(s) that need could use the assistance provided by them.
Requirements and Options
Handicap plumbing must adhere to specific requirements that are set for by the Americans Disabilities Act or ADA for short. Specifications for handicapped toilets for example are also required to be designed in accordance to the guidelines set for by the ADA. An example being that a handicapped toilet must have a height of anywhere between 17 to 19 inches, which is the height of most wheelchairs. Ben Franklin plumbers in Arlington, Texas can provide handicap toilet installation for you.
Another example is that faucets that must not require more than five pounds of pressure in order to operate. There is of course modern plumbing options that will offer alternatives in the bathroom, such as, touch or motion activated faucets that will allow hands free operation. If you are on a limited budget, a lever style faucet may be an option that is more attractive. Benjamin Franklin plumbers in Arlington, Texas can install the faucet of your choice.
The above options are not the only ones that are available in the marketplace. There are other options one can choose from, such as, handheld showerheads which will provide easy cleanup and rising while in the shower. Those who have difficulty using their hands may want to consider the size of the showerhead before purchasing one, as a bulky showerhead may be difficult to handle.
You could also think about purchasing a zero lip shower, these provide access without a step over for getting in and out of the shower. Zero lip showers; provide ease of access without the need to step up to get you in and out of the shower. This type of access is much safer for people who have mobility issues and it is also the best alternative for people who must use a shower chair. Showers can also provide built in seating for the best convenience for anyone with mobility problems. Benjamin Franklin Plumbing’s plumbers in Arlington, Texas can assist you with shower installation needs.
Do not forget to consider the floors whenever remodeling your bathroom for handicap persons. Whenever the floors are wet, they can become slippery, especially in showers. Whenever you remodel your bathroom or are planning on a new home build, insist to have non-slip tiles installed in all of your bathrooms. Even if there is no need for handicap remedies in your home, you should still consider having non-slip tiles installed in all bathrooms. Grab bars are also an additional feature that should be considered for getting in and out of bathtubs, showers and toilets. Benjamin Franklin Plumbing’s professional plumbers in Arlington, Texas can assist you in installing these items.
Next up, are wheelchair accessible sinks, this is an additional option that will enable you or other household members with mobility problems to be able to provide their own grooming and self-care. There are numerous options and products that are available in the marketplace to facilitate bathrooms for persons with impaired mobility. Best of all, ADA approved bathroom fixtures do not have to be merely functional; they can also be attractive and complement the style of your bathroom.
Benjamin Franklin plumbers in Arlington, Texas can provide many plumbing services that you will need. Additionally, you can rely on our professional and courteous plumbers to be up-to-date with plumbing codes and technology, ensuring your plumbing upgrades will pass the inspections, and perform reliably and safely for years on end. If you or someone you love is in need of help with ADA approved fixture installation to get their bathroom up to par with code, do not hesitate to give Benjamin Franklin Plumbing in Arlington, Texas a call today. Our professional and licensed plumbers will be more than happy to assist you and get the bathroom in peak shape to ensure the safety and reliability for the person or persons in need. Give us a call today to learn how Benjamin Franklin Plumbing can assist you with all of your bathroom remodeling needs and other plumbing needs.
About Benjamin Franklin Plumbing in Arlington, Texas
Benjamin Franklin Plumbing in Arlington, TX has professional plumbers in Arlington, Texas servicing Fort Worth and surrounding areas. Our experienced, courteous and friendly plumbers provide on time plumbing related services to not only Arlington but surrounding areas also. If you are in need of a professional plumber that you can count on for plumbing repairs, maintenance and / or installation then you can count on us at Benjamin Franklin Plumbing in Arlington, Texas.
Ben Franklin Plumbing is a leader in the field for plumbing related repairs. We are also one of the most trusted plumbing service brands in the industry with high standards of service that you can rely on. When you contact us you can rest assured knowing that you are receiving the best plumbers in Arlington, Texas. Our commitment to service and excellence is reflected in our stone solid A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau. If you have a plumbing related problem in your home or business and you need help, do not hesitate to contact us today. Our professional, courteous and friendly plumbers in Arlington, Texas will be more than happy to assist you and answer any of your questions and schedule an appointment with you to assess the plumbing related problem and resolve it at your earliest convenience. Give Benjamin Franklin Plumbing in Arlington, Texas a call today if you are looking for professional plumbers in Arlington, Texas. If there’s any delay, it’s you we pay®