Installing Handicapped-Accessible Door Hardware

Project: Accessible Home, Episode 12, Part 2

Carpenter Bob Ryley demonstrates the installation process for specially-designed lock sets. Bob and Bob Ryley also install an energy-efficient side-by-side washer and dryer.
Part 1: Discussing the Northern White Cedar Picket Fence
Part 2: Installing Handicapped-Accessible Door Hardware
Bob and carpenter Bob Ryley install a Schlage interior-lever lockset. Lever locks are easier for differently-abled folks to operate.
Part 3: Energy-Efficient Washer and Dryer Set Installed
This project follows an urban renewal story, involving grass-roots activism and affordable housing. Bob Vila reports on nine newly built three-bedroom homes, including one with accessibility for people with disabilities.

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