Walk In Tubs


Let's face it, there is going to come a day where we are all going to be older and not be able to do things like we use to, like climb in and out of our bath tubs. This is where a walk-in tub or shower will come in handy. But you may wonder, that's to expensive or will that really be worth it?

Truth of the matter is, yes their costs can be anywhere from $500 all the way up to $1,500 and that is not including the possible problems that could arise while replacing your tub. But the benefits make the cost so worth it. Think about this, you might not have had a fall in the tub or shower but you probably know someone who has, do you really thing that they would have fallen if they could have just simply opened a door and stepped in?

Most people do not get walk in tubs or showers after they have already experienced a nasty accident. These tubs and showers are made with the customers safety in mind. Not only do they give you your freedom back, but most even have a lifetime warranty on the entire projects. Every time a tub is made the companies do a rigorous 14 point quality control inspection on every part of the tub to make sure it has been tested to the fullest extent and meets the industry- leading standards.

These walk in showers and tubs even have some therapeutic benefits. Its simple really, you tend to live better when you simply feel better. Some of the walk in bath tubs or showers offer things like arthritis relief, relief from muscle pain, help with skin problems and so much more. This is because the tubs are equipt with a dual hydrotherapy system that can help relieve aches and pains while nourishing your skin and helping you get back to feeling like your old self again.

Now that you know all the benefits, you might have realized there are a lot of different walk in tubs out there so how do you know you are getting the best. Well to be classified as the "best walk in tubs" there are a few things that need to be taken into consideration.

Mainly no matter what the costs you need to make sure that the tub is going to be safe for whom ever is going to be using it. The premier walk in bathtub and shower provider for the United States is a company called Safe Step. This is because they go the extra mile every time to make sure that their tubs are as safe as they can possibly be by doing a through safety check. They are one of the companies that add the bathroom, plumbing, and electrical work into their prices when they quote you.

Another good provider is Kohler. They have walk in bathtubs that come in several different colors and textures and they have a wide range of comfort and safety features.