I am an electric wheelchair user. I have glass slider doors from my kitchen to a small deck with stairs.
I would very much like to be able to exit by these doors and sit on this mini deck and be able to water plants in containers there. This would mean replacing the sliders with a type of one that I saw at someone's house where the doors have no raised track but somehow sink into a depressed one when in place.
I have been unable to locate this type anywhere on the internet - do you know of such a type of slider ?
I read an earler message, and understand the issue of "one step down" and moisture/snow.
How large of an overhang are we talking about ? Do I need to have the mini deck at a slope ? How steep a grade or slope?
Thoughts ? and thanx
low-threshold sliding glass doors still have thresholds of around 1.25". In order to create no threshold, the finish of both the deck and the interior has to line up with the top of the threshold via a combination of material thickness and/or sinking the threshold door by depressing the subfloor at that location.
Replacing Sliding doors
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painted doors with natural trim
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