How to qualify for a sales tax exemption for durable medical equipment and

How to Save Money with a Sales Tax Exemption for Home Medical Equipment

Armando Carillo Blog, Education

Because home accessibility is so important to healthy living, many states provide a sales tax exemption for durable medical equipment including stair lifts, wheelchair ramps, wheelchair lifts, overhead ceiling lifts and many other useful equipment. This can save you money if you understand how it works. Sales tax for many states is between 5% and 12% based on where you …

Wheelchair Lift vs Modular Wheelchair Ramp: What’s Right for You?

Armando Carillo Blog, Education

Both a vertical platform lift (VPL) and a modular wheelchair ramp are ideal solutions that grant a user home accessibility. There are various factors to consider between these two durable medical equipment options. This side-by-side comparison should help steer you in the right direction. Factors VPL Modular Wheelchair Ramp This comparison serves as a guide and Accessible Systems highly recommends …

A Bruno straight stair lift installed at Accessible System's Denver, Colorado showroom

Do Stair Lifts Damage Stairs or the Wall?

Armando Carillo Blog, Articles

Many people with physical disabilities or mobility challenges hesitate installing a stair lift because they think stair lifts damage stairs or the wall in their home. There is a myth that stair lifts are attached to the wall and that when it comes time to remove them, they damage the wall. The truth is that a stair lift does not …

Colorado's Best TV show logo, on which Accessible Systems was featured

Home Safety Tips for Seniors Aging in Place

Armando Carillo Education

Accessible Systems was featured on Colorado’s Best TV show, alongside SeniorCareKelly, to discuss how to make a home safe for today’s seniors. They also discussed the trend that more seniors are choosing to age in place longer, and provided some home safety tips and solutions.  TRANSCRIPT Colorado’s Best TV Show Host: Joana Canals SeniorCareKelly Founder: Kelly O’Connor Accessible Systems …

Happy parents and their child with special needs pose after their barrier free shower bathroom remodel

Barrier Free Shower for a Child with Special Needs

Armando Carillo Projects, Handicap Bathroom and Showers

Barrier Free Shower for a Child with Special Needs City: Castle Rock State: CO, Colorado Project Type: Barrier Free Shower Steve and Nadia moved from Texas to Colorado to take advantage of the access to legal cannabis for their son who is 11 years-old and has a rare form of epilepsy. Nadia also went through CNA training so she can …

Residential elevator custom installed in a a home by Accessible Systems of Denver

Residential Elevators Cost and 5 Other Factors to Consider

Nathan Colburn Education, Newsletter

Residential elevators can be a perfect solution, if accessibility and mobility in your home is a challenge. As the footprint of a residential elevator has decreased over the years, more seniors, elders and homeowners that are handicap or have a physical disability are considering adding a home elevator as a viable option to make moving between levels in a home easier …

Accessible bathroom remodel with a barrier free no threshold euro shower being shown off by an older couple with 2 thumbs up

Accessible Bathroom Remodel – No Threshold Shower in Denver, CO

Armando Carillo Projects, Euro Style Bathroom and Showers

Accessible Bathroom Remodel – No Threshold Shower in Denver, CO City: Denver State: CO, Colorado Project Type: Accessible Bathroom Remodel, No Threshold Shower This charming couple needed a bathroom that was easy to move around in, with no barriers, and one that they could show off a little. Why not, right? See more about the design process and how they …