Is there a gadget to help open or close doors?

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from: Longevity Explorers | Eskaton Village Carmichael

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Explorer Ray introduces the problem of how disabled persons or persons in wheelchairs can close doors as they leave a room, or open the door when they arrive. The group discusses various conditions that make it a problem, with some examples from life experience, and then offer mechanical and electronic solutions.

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from the Eskaton Village, Carmichael circle discussion January 19th, 2017.

 

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Automatic door opener, door closer, home modifications