Apartments never have the rule that they should be occupied by the normal people. There are equal chances for the special person to take these apartments at rent or to purchase them. Therefore, it is a need of the day to build special kinds of apartments for the special people. Another thing is to make some kinds of modifications in the apartments to make them suitable for the special people. Special people cannot live the life as normally as we can. So, they need some support or help by changing the design of apartments and their accessories.
Handicapped people are also a part of our society, and they need suitable accommodations too. Therefore, some common kind of modification will be given in this article so that they can turn out to be useful for the handicapped ones. The person at wheelchair because of backbone injury, incapability to walk, surgery of any kind or absence of a single r both legs need some special kind of modifications. As he have to move at wheelchair therefore the doors should be widened enough to allow the entrance of the easy movement of the wheelchair? The average width of doors at apartments is sometimes less than the width of the wheelchairs. Therefore, the doors should be widened enough for the special person at wheelchair to pass easily. There should e ramp for the wheelchairs to go upstairs or downstairs easily rather than the traditional staircases. Finally, elevators also help them out as easily as the ramp do.
Similarly, there cane some other kind o special person have some other kinds of problems so to manage their problems there is the need of making proper modifications. Some people have the difficulty while standing up when they are sitting. In bathrooms, they need the essential modifications of grab bars that can help them to stand and sit easily. Some people want to have the bathrooms attached instead of an outdoor one. Some people cannot manage to live in enclosed rooms and want to have windows or outdoor terraces for their convenient living. There is also need of removing walls and some parts of the roofs in such cases. So, such kinds of modifications are although tough to make but are necessary for the ease of special person.
It is the responsibility of the owner to make the compensations or modifications for these kinds of modifications. Tenants should give an application for the modification and reason behind modifications to the landlords. It is the right of the disabled resident to have the modification as law supports them for the modifications. The responsibility of the landlord is to make such kinds of modifications. However, they can manage the expense later on in the rent paid by the tenant or seething else. In case of denial or refusal, tenants can seek help from legal agencies also. It is against the law not to help them in any way.