Tuesday, January 31, 2023
Beauty & Health

How to Choose a Walk-In Tub

senior woman laying and relaxing in walk-in tub

A walk-in tub is a great solution for the seniors in your family that face mobility issues. Walk-in tubs are easier to use than traditional tubs, and seniors can be autonomous when they use them. Nowadays, there are so many options available, which make choosing a walk-in tub a challenging ordeal. Fortunately, we have assembled the best tips for choosing the right one for your family to provide safety and comfort.

What to consider when choosing a walk-in tub

A walk-in tub has a watertight door in the side of the tub, allowing people will mobility problems to easily get in and out. In addition, most walk-in tubs come with anti-slip floors, a low threshold for going in and out of the tub and a built-in seat. With this setup, safety is not an issue anymore, and some models even feature heated seats and spa and massage functions.

Top Brands for walk-in tubs


Jacuzzi is a brand that is famous for its hydrotherapy spas and the Jacuzzi Finestra Spa tub is their top model. The Finestra tub features hydromassage jets, offering a full body spa experience. Furthermore, Jacuzzi tubs allow you to use Epsom Salts and other aromatherapy options safely. Finally, Jacuzzi offers one of the best warranties in the market, making it a safe purchase for years to come.


Safesteptub is another brand that is famous for their top quality walk-in tubs and showers. They have recently introduced the hybrid tub to the market which is a combination of a shower and a walk-in tub that can offer a luxurious spa-like experience. Their MicroSoothe® Air Therapy System is a not-to-be-missed spa experience with millions of tiny, oxygen-enriched bubbles circulating through your tub, stimulating and nourishing your skin.