Among senior citizens in the United States, falls are the leading cause of both fatal and non-fatal injuries. The place where most of these falls occur is in the bathroom, specifically in or near the shower or bathtub. Are you getting ready to remodel a bathroom for...
Top Reasons for a Walk In Tub
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April 21, 2019
Fear of Falling
The fear of falling is real. Many have issues walking over the entrance of a traditional bathtub. A standard bathtub has a 17-19 inch rim that can pose a challenge for elderly, disabled or others with limitations. We offer a wide variety of walk in tubs, complete with tile, attachments and of course same-as-cash financing if needed.
Lose of Ability to Bathe
Some of our clients have lost the ability to bathe themselves. That means they require another person to bathe them and a walk in tub, makes it much easier than a traditional bathtub.
Many walk in tubs come with hydrotherapy options. Combining heat, massage and buoyancy, hydrotherapy gently massages the body. From arthritis, circulation challenges, fibromyalgia, diabetes and other common health issues, hydrotherapy can provide a better quality of life and lessen pain.
Whatever the reason, a walk in tub is a wise decision for many seasoned individuals. While there are other reasons to purchase a walk in tub, these are the top reasons for a walk in tub that we’ve seen.