articles

Free ramp plans are available at XtremeSkater.com, DIYSkate.com and RampPlans.org, as of 2015. Xtreme Skater has ramp plans for a mini ramp, half-pipe, quarter-pipe and vert half-pipe. It also has grind box plans and fun... More »

www.reference.com Home & Garden Home Maintenance Carpentry

Some organizations that offer free ramps for the disabled are the Corporation for National & Community Service, Texas Ramp Project, and the Center for Independent Living. Ramps.org provides a list of other ramp-building ... More »

www.reference.com Government & Politics Social Services

Instructions for building a handicap ramp on DIYNetwork.com are relatively easy. Similar instructions from HowStuffWorks.com and FamilyHandyMan.com are also easy to follow, with instructions also available for building a... More »

www.reference.com Home & Garden Home Maintenance Carpentry
similar articles

To build a handicap ramp, build a frame for the landing from pressure-treated wood, and secure the frame to the house. Once the landing is installed, measure, cut and install the supports for the ramp. Then, add deck pla... More »

www.reference.com Home & Garden Home Maintenance Carpentry

To build a wheelchair ramp, research local building codes, create a design, purchase the materials and construct the ramp. The point of entry, intended user, climate and aesthetics are all important factors to consider w... More »

www.reference.com Home & Garden Home Maintenance Carpentry

The minimum recommended slope of a handicap ramp is 1:12 because it is the threshold for the strength required of a handicapped person to move unaccompanied up or down the ramp. Construction of a handicap ramp uses the r... More »

www.reference.com Home & Garden Home Maintenance Carpentry

Instructions for building a handicap ramp on DIYNetwork.com are relatively easy. Similar instructions from HowStuffWorks.com and FamilyHandyMan.com are also easy to follow, with instructions also available for building a... More »

www.reference.com Home & Garden Home Maintenance Carpentry