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Stainless Steel Safety Grab Bars & Commercial Restroom Grab Bars

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Sustainable Supply offers a huge selection of steel grab bars at wholesale prices, for all your commercial building needs. Take advantage of the best values on top brands like Bradley, Bobrick, and ASI! Find a variety of bathroom grab bars that meet the ADA Accessibility Guidelines, and complete your bathroom accessory, commercial building, or green building needs.

Sustainable building is easy with Bradley stainless steel grab bars, which are are made from an average of 60% recycled steel (25% post-consumer and 35% pre-consumer recycled steel). Bobrick stainless steel bathroom grab bars average 50-70% pre-consumer recycled steel content also. Find all the bathroom hardware you need in the brands you trust in one easy location. Bathtub grab bars and Bradley safety grip grab bars are quality products, designed for commercial restroom applications.

Also available for commercial building or building in restrooms, homes, and retirement homes are swing-up grab bars. These stainless steel flip-up grab bars are manually lowered to horizontal position for support and raised for departure. Select Sustainable Supply as your source for these bathroom accessories, and other bathroom hardware like waste receptacles, low-flow faucets, and paper towel dispensers.

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) established commercial facility requirements for accessibility and usability by people with disabilities. The 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design require some of each type of fixture or feature, and location, within the commercial restroom.

Included below are some important measurements to consider when purchasing the grab bars for your facility. Be sure to verify all accessibility requirements of your local codes, which are often more strict than national codes, before you make your final purchase.    

Grab Bars in Toilet Stall Requirements 

Side Wall
• Grab bar must be 42” long minimum
• Located 12” maximum from rear wall
• Must extend 54” minimum from rear wall 


Rear Wall
• Grab bar must be 36” long minimum
• Must extend from centerline of toilet 12” minimum on one side and 24” minimum on the other side
• Exception: If rear wall width does not permit a 36” bar, a 24” wide minimum, centered on toilet, may be used 

Grab Bars in Shower Stall Requirements 

Transfer Type Compartment
• L-shaped shower seat shall be 18” above floor
• L-shaped grab bar shall be located along full depth of control wall and halfway along back wall
• Grab bar must be 33-36” above shower floor


Roll-In Compartment
• If a seat is not provided, grab bars shall be provided on three walls, installed a maximum of 6” from adjacent walls
• If seat is provided, bars shall be provided on back wall and side wall opposite seat
• Bars shall be 33-36” above shower floor 

Grab Bars in Tub Requirements 

Bathtubs with Permanent Seat
• Two grab bars to be installed on back wall
• One bar to be 8-10” above the rim of the tub
• Second bar to be 33-36” above bathroom floor
• Each bar to be 24” long minimum
• Each bar to be 24” maximum from head end wall and 12” maximum from control end wall
• Control end wall to have one bar 24” minimum 


Bathtubs without Permanent Seat
• Two grab bars to be installed on back wall
• One bar to be 8-10” above the rim of the tub
• Second bar to be 33-36” above bathroom floor
• Each bar to be 24” long minimum
• Each bar to be 24” maximum from head end wall and 12” maximum from control end wall
• Control end wall to have one bar 24” minimum and head end wall to have one bar 12” minimum