Chicagoland, NW Indiana & SE Wisconsin
EHLS is Chicagoland’s Accessibility Leader for Home Elevators, Wheelchair Lifts, Stair Lifts and Accessible Bathrooms! We have been making homes and public buildings in the Chicagoland area easier to navigate since 1991. We are friendly, knowledgeable professionals who understand the importance of independence and we will take the time to Get it Right for You! Give us a call for a free consultation.

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Extended Home Living Services has the Expertise and the Equipment to Solve Your Home Accessibility Problems

Today EHLS is the number one source for accessibility modifications – serving Northeastern Illinois, Southeastern Wisconsin and Northwestern Indiana. EHLS offers a complete line of accessibility equipment – including Stair Lifts, Wheelchair Lifts, Home Elevators and Patient Lifts. In addition, we will modify your home or bathroom to create the access and space you need including beautiful and accessible bathrooms with roll-in wheelchair accessible showers. We are a licensed contractor and licensed elevator contractor as well.

Please browse our website and find out more about the many solutions we offer for a wide range of accessibility problems. You may also contact our office @ (847) 215-9490 and speak with one of our knowledgeable accessibility specialists. We will be more than happy to schedule a free, no obligation home assessment. After the visit we'll prepare a written proposal detailing the ways we can help you attain the freedom and access you desire.

We have organized the following to link to solutions for your accessibility needs. Look over the list, click on the links and learn more about how we can help you or call us to talk with one of our accessibility specialists about your specific needs.

Getting In and Out of the House

Residential and Home Elevators
Wheelchair Lifts, Porch Lifts and Vertical Platform Lifts
Outdoor Stair Lifts
Ramps - Wood, Concrete, Aluminum
Automatic power door opener
Keyless entry locks

Going Up and Down the Stairs

Residential and Home Elevators
Straight Stair Lifts, Curved Stair Lifts
Wheelchair Lifts and Vertical Platform Lifts
Inclined Platform Lifts

Bathroom Accessibility

Learn about Accessible Bathrooms
Roll-In & Barrier Free Showers
Walk-In Tubs
Bath-tub Access and Lifts for an existing bathtub
Toilet Access and Raising the Toilet
Roll-under Sinks and Lavatories for a Wheelchair user
Install grab bars, Superpole, or other support device
Patient Lifts and Ceiling Mounted Lifts for tub and toilet access

Access in the Bedroom

Install ceiling mounted lift to facilitate transfers between bed and wheelchair
Adjust bed height
Modify closet doors and access
Lower closet shelves, poles and pull out baskets
Door activated closet light switches
Remote control shades/blinds/drapery hardware
Bedside compact refrigerator for fluids or medications

Accessible Kitchens

Pull out shelves/storage baskets/pot and pan holder racks
"C" shaped cabinet door handles and drawer pulls
Touch latches
Electronic cabinets
Lever handle faucet controls
Roll under countertops, sinks, cook tops
Modify kitchen work stations, e.g. tilted mirror above stovetop
Multi-level work stations allowing you to sit while you cook
Spray attachment at sink

Throughout the House

Widen doorways or install Swing-Clear hinges to accommodate wheelchair
Lower light switches
Rocker light switches
Raise outlets




The ramp looks great! We're very happy with it. We even decked it out with balloons and streamers to welcome my Dad home from the hospital on Friday! Thank you all so much for your help and timeliness.
Kelly V. July 2012

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