Accessable Home & Property Services Ltd. is a home adaptation and consulting company that serves regions across the Metro Vancouver area including:
Vancouver, Richmond, Ladner, Delta, Burnaby, New Westminster, Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Pitt Meadows, Maple Ridge, Mission, Surrey, Langley, Aldergrove, Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Fraser Valley East.
Accessable is a company focused on helping those with mobility issues remain as independent as possible so they can stay in their home of choice longer, safer and more comfortably. If the old adage ‘A man’s home is his castle’, why should those who are mobility challenged be any different. Our homes are the place where we should feel most comfortable, safe from intruders, and with more accessible areas for our needs. When we decide to stay in our existing home, we want to live there without barriers and with the utmost enjoyment!
We are a fully licensed general contractor and specialize in areas such as home renovations, grab bar placement and grab bar installations, wheelchair ramps and handrails, senior care and independent living support.
AssiStep Safe Mobility Stair Walker
We are an authorized installer for the AssiStep! Perfect for those who have limited or restricted mobility and difficulty climbing stairs, the AssiStep is a safe and secure stair walker that can be used with confidence. Easily navigate going up and down your stairs, without worrying about tripping or falling.
Who is the AssiStep for?
- Independent Living
- Elderly or those Aging-In-Place
- Users of canes, walkers, or crutches
- People with limited walking ability
- People with bone fractures or who have had recent surgery
- and more!
Bath & Shower
We offer complete bathroom adaptations and remodelling, including low and zero threshold shower enclosures, tub to shower conversions, walk-in tubs and bathtub inserts.
Kitchen & Home
Our focus on accessible living extends beyond your kitchen and bathroom, and into your entire home with custom home adaptations. We are Certified Aging-in-Place Specialists.
Ramps & Lifts
We build custom wheelchair ramps and offer door widening services, as well as offset hinges. We also have porch lifts, chair lifts, patient lifts as well as other elevating devices available.
Safety & Comfort
We care about your safety and comfort and work hard to provide you with the latest in products to help your daily activities. We’ve got you covered with installations of grab bars, shower chairs, toilet safety rails, floor-to-ceiling poles, as well as comfort height and custom height toilets and roll-under vanities.
Whether you are considering a downsizing move or trying to anticipate whether your existing home will be able to be easily modified as your mobility declines in future years, we can help.
Accessibility Construction Management
Accessable Homes works together with tradespeople in a Construction Manager capacity to ensure the end result is what you need. We can help your team execute the accessible design elements and can manage these customizations on site as construction is under way. We can also help to identify things that weren’t considered during the design phase.
“Dear Owen, thank you very much for getting together an extensive home modification and recommendation report. I gave you a very tight time line for an incredibly complicated case that required a high level of accessibility and construction knowledge to complete. I am very impressed with the level of detail you provided me. This was exactly what I was looking for and needed to complete my life care plan! I would not hesitate to recommend your consultation services in the future.”
Simone Szarkiewicz, Consultant Occupational Therapist
Home Reno Services
Our services include accessibility consulting, accessibility construction, and custom home adaptations to create an accessible space for your changing needs.
We are very passionate about what we do and work hard to deliver the utmost in quality customer service for every project – big and small! See why our clients trust us with their needs.
Our portfolio includes grab bar installations, toilet safety rails, shower chairs, walk-in tubs, wheelchair ramps, door widening, elevating devices, patient lifts, handrails & more!
Let us help you get connected to senior, family, caregiver, and community resources so that you can make informed decisions for you and your loved ones.
Accessible Home Modifications
Gain the independence you deserve.
Following Universal Design principles, the team at Accessable will provide complimentary home assessments, then put a plan into action that will modify your home with accessible updates to achieve the independence and happiness that you want and deserve. Whatever needs to be completed in your home, the team at Accessable Home & Property Services will make it happen.
Owen Barclay is the founder of Accessable, and his 20 years of experience working and helping people with disabilities led him to found the company in 2009. Since then, Owen and his team have listened to what clients want, working diligently with Therapists and various funding agencies, while enlisting the necessary professional trades people and general contractors to complete projects on time, on budget, and with the client’s complete satisfaction.
Are you living in your home with the most independence possible? Do you want to stay in your home but are struggling with keeping it up to your standards? Contact us today and start living again. Life is difficult. Life is beautiful.
4 Steps to an Accessible Bathroom
Function or Fashion? Big budget or small? Done now or soon? Each of these decisions has an enormous impact on how we approach your inquiry and what solutions we suggest. To simplify things, Accessable Homes has developed a simple and easy to follow process called “4 Steps To An Accessible Bathroom’ to make it easier to choose which step might be the right one for you.
Samples of our Work
We believe in building accessible areas that are welcoming and useable. We take pride in helping you design your space, and work together with your therapists to complete a plan that is functional and practical, yet beautiful.
“We have used Accessable for the installation of grab bars and a bathtub to shower conversion to make it wheelchair accessible. Owen and Uriel were reliable, knowledgeable, professional and honest throughout the whole process. The shower conversion works well and looks great! I would highly recommend Owen and Accessable if you are struggling to figure out the type of equipment or conversion you need.”
– Dennis and Janet Compton, Surrey BC
“We were in need of a high quality grab-bar installation for all bathrooms in our residence and Owen and his team did not disappoint! Not only did Owen provide us with a top quality product and installation, he was a wealth of information in other ways we can make our residences a safer and more accessible place for our residents. We’ll definitely be working with Owen again in the future and would highly recommend Accessable Home & Property Services for anyone in need of home modifications.”
– Lifemark Residences, Surrey BC