If you want to learn more about walk in tubs, to start with, you need to be aware that it is not an easy job. There are so many models and brand available nowadays, that to choose one is really difficult.
But, we are here to help you with all doubts and questions you might have about walk in tubs. Before buying a walk in tub you need to figure out what is good, what is bad, what is that people complain about and which technology is the best on the market and which one is the best for you!
Let´s start talking about the main aspect when it comes to walk in tubs; the door.
The door is placed in the front of the side or on its side for whoever is going to use it gets in and out. But, a few customers have been complaining about what happens to the door according to the time that they use it.
They say that the door tends to shift, move and flex, which could make the door crack. But keep in mind that this doesn´t happen to every single walk in tub, it is just a customer´s observation.
Make sure to look for a walk in tub which has a frame that has a strong foundational design, one that is structurally framed around wood is generally a sound choice.
And don´t forget to check the air system installed in the tub, because it means that it has a jet system that will keep your tub clean and free from bacteria.
One of the most important things is that is tub´s design must keep water from getting into or behind the frame; a few designs have tile barriers on, and around the boarder of the tub.
If you’re looking for a walk in the tub, you’ve probably found that the price isn’t very friendly. And it’s because these bathtubs are really special compared to regular bathtubs. So if your budget doesn’t support paying for these bathtubs, be sure to check Medicare as depending on your situation they will pay a set percentage for them