Choosing a bathtub or a shower is a matter of lifestyle, budget and personal preference. Young families with children may need a bathtub for bathing. The elderly or disabled may require a tub for a soaking therapy. Adding a standard sized bathtub may be expensive and require extensive design and plumbing modifications. However, options for those who want the benefit of a tub but have the space of a shower stall are available.
Superior Walk-In Tubs: ELITE Model
Superior Walk-In Tubs provides bathtubs for those who need the therapeutic benefits of hot water immersion and the massaging action of spa jets. All models have a handheld shower, shower rod and curtain available. The ELITE model is compact and fits into the space of an existing shower stall or small bathtub. It comes with 16 spa jets and an anti-slip seat and floor. It also has an easy access front door that opens outward for maximum bathing space. Customers can order online or by phone and shipments take five to seven days. Superior Walk-In Tubs provides specialists who can answer questions or concerns, including recommendations for installation.
Independent Home: Celebrity Model
Independent Home provides several types of walk-in bathtubs that are ADA compliant and can fit existing bathroom layouts without requiring expensive remodeling. The Celebrity model is available in six sizes and can fit into the space of an existing shower stall or bathtub. It comes with a handheld shower head, and the 17-inch chair height allows for a deep soak. Customers can choose to mount the wide doors from the right or left. Customers can contact Independent Home by phone or complete an online form. Customers can also visit showrooms throughout the U.S. The "View Dealer Locator" link from the Contact Us page provides a list of dealers by state.
Independent Living USA: Front Door Compact Model
The Independent Living USA online showroom offers a variety of walk-in bathtubs. The Front Door Compact Model fits in the space of an existing shower and other small spaces. Features include 16 ports for hydrotherapy — a noninvasive application of warm air churning through warm water. This model also provides a foot and leg massager, a low threshold for safe access and a slip-resistant seat and floor. Customers can contact Independent Living USA through email or a toll free number. Operators assist with questions and provide installation information. Customers receive the tubs directly from the factory.