Houses with accessibility
Construction of toilet with ceramic
A movable wooden toilet chair has to be
placed ideally at the squatting pan to
enable the user to sit. Non-slippery tiles
should be used for the floor. A hand rail
fixed to the wall around the toilet as
shown in figure 11 is necessary to help
the user move comfortably.
Moveable wooden toilet chair
Figure 11: Bathroom
Construction of doorways
Figure 12 shows how to fix a wash basin
with hand rails at the height of 2’ -6”.
The figure also shows how the door is
fixed, so that it can be opened to
Door size 3’-0”x 6’-0” high to open at
outside of the toilet.
Figure 12: Doorway
around the wash
Construction of an economical toilet for
use by persons with disabilities
The toilet shown in figure 13.1 is
designed with hand rails for support and
safety purposes of the users. A barrel of
water is kept by the side of the movable
wooden chair in areas where there is no
access to pipe water.
Figure 13.1: Economical toilet