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Walk in bathtubs are an amazing product that can help to increase the independence of people that are mobility impaired. The price of walk in bathtubs varies greatly even though the cost to manufacture them is about the same across the board. Many companies make small tweaks to the original design that may make them better but can also make them worse. Some these include specialized drainage apparatuses, fill spouts, larger water lines just to name a few. Companies that make these special designs typically charge a premium for them costing the end user $8000-$10,000 before installation. Finding walk in … Continue reading
When walk in bathtubs first hit the market they easily would cost 18k-20k or even more installed. Thankfully in recent years many manufacturers like Ariel have created very affordable walk and reliable walk in bathing solutions that cost under $2000. Although Walk in bathtubs are not fully covered under medicare because they are not considered medical equipment, you can potentially get a partial reimbursement with a doctors prescription. Therapeutic massage jets especially air jets have been found to significantly help certain diseases like arthritis. They help to increase blood flow and reduce pain naturally. They are also often prescribed for … Continue reading
Walk in bathtubs are somewhat of a miracle product. They give the mobility impaired the ability of being independent, which is very important for morale. If you have a loved one who is aging or has mobility issues a walk in bathtub can help return some of their freedom. With a giant population of aging baby boomers approaching the age of retirement many manufacturers have taken it upon themselves to add their own variations and unique attributes to what was once a fairly dull product. Walk in tubs started to be advertised in the mid to late 90′s but the … Continue reading
The first step in any walk-in bathtub installation is prepping your bathroom to receive the unit. The first step in this process would be to set the floor drain in to correct place using the manufacturers cut sheet. Once the drain is set you want to level and finish off the floor, walk in bathtubs are a free standing bathroom appliance this is why it is installed on a finished floor. The next step would be to install your water connection. The best way to do this is to recess the connections into the wall behind where the walk in … Continue reading
Purchasing a walk in bathtub online is a great way for Canadian residents to save thousands of dollars when compared to traditional options. It is important however to know what you are looking for so you can tell a good deal when you see one. Walk in bathtubs in Canada need to have two important certifications a UL or ETL certification for the pumps and a CSA certification for the drain assembly. These certifications are important for two reasons one without them your walk in bathtub will not pass the building inspectors inspection and will have to be removed. The … Continue reading
Bathroomgetaways.com is pleased to announce they now carry their very own line of walk in tubs. The OS line of walk in tubs is manufactured by Ariel and come in a wide variety of sizes with several tub models available in each size. The OS tubs are unlike other cheap walk in bathtubs you will find; the OS tubs are “affordable” not cheap. All our tub kits come with UPC drains and ETL certified pumps. This means they comply with building standards in the United States and Canada. Unlike cheap walk in bathtubs the OS walk in bathtub kits our … Continue reading
Walk in bathtubs are a relatively new product on the market and have only been around for the last 20 years or so. With companies like Premier Walk in Tubs™ throwing massive national advertising campaigns over the last 10 years it has become a product that is familiar to the average American. What many people do not know about walk in tubs is they can be extremely affordable to purchase and install if you know where to look. Large national companies who sell walk in tubs typically include the installation in the cost of the bathtub. It is not uncommon … Continue reading
We’re proud to announce a 2-week long sale on all Walk-In Bathtub Models starting today through February 28th (midnight). We have taken an additional $300 off our already incredibly low prices on all Walk-In Tub’s.
BathroomGetaways.com is proud to announce we will now be carrying the full line of AquaEze Walk-In Bathtubs. Whether you are in need of a walk-in bathtub with air jets, water jets, air and water, or a basic soaking tub, the AquaEze line of walk-in tubs can provide you with a safe, comfortable bathtub for just about anyone.