Photo of an accessible basement door in Milwaukee Idea Home
Essential Description (Caption):
This photo focuses on a door which features a lever door handle that has been installed on a basement door. The lever door handle is large and designed to be universally accessible. The purpose of this handle is to be easily manipulated and to not require a lot of fine motor control. It can be turned with various body parts, assistive devices, or objects, in addition to a hand or fingers. The purpose of the photo is to represent examples of home modifications for the Senior Home Assessment and Repair Project.