If you’ve recently purchased the Edge 3 Stretto® Power Wheelchair or are in the process of researching and obtaining a new narrow motorized wheelchair, you probably have lots of questions. Check out this helpful guide of lifestyle articles and important information on how the Stretto can help improve your independence at home.
Accessible Homes and Narrow Wheelchairs
If you are in the process of looking for a new place to live, this article is perfect for you! Get tips on how to search for your perfect apartment, condo or house. Plus, discover the benefits of owning the Stretto when your dream home isn’t exactly wheelchair accessible. Among all the wheelchairs for narrow doorways, the Stretto is the clear choice. Click to read about accessible homes and narrow wheelchairs.
Types of Ramps for a Narrow Wheelchair
If you need to make your home more wheelchair accessible, there are a wide range of ramps available. From suitcase ramps that are extremely portable to permanent ramps that can be built to lead into your home, there are plenty of options to suit your accessibility needs. There are many wheelchairs for narrow doorways on the market, and you’ll want to find the right wheelchair ramp that is compatible.
Vehicle Lifts for Narrow Power Wheelchairs
If you are beginning the process of purchasing a new power wheelchair, you should also consider purchasing a wheelchair lift for your vehicle. If you don’t own an accessible van and love to travel, a vehicle lift is a great choice. You can get more information on how to choose a compatible lift for your
Narrow Wheelchair Drive Wheel Configurations
Choosing the right drive-wheel configuration is an important part of the power wheelchair selection process. The three most common types of drive-wheel configurations are rear-wheel, front-wheel and mid-wheel drive. Discover the differences between each one and learn more about the process of choosing the appropriate narrow wheelchair drive-wheel configuration.
How to Clean a Narrow Wheelchair
If you already own the Stretto, you understand the importance of routine maintenance to keep your power chair running smoothly. Get some great tips on how to keep your narrow power wheelchair clean, what cleaning products to use and NOT to use and how often you should examine your power chair for issues. Click to learn how to clean a narrow wheelchair.