5 Reasons You Need a Walk-in Tub in Your Home

Tuesday, March 29th, 2022 by Team Arrow

The decision to add a walk-in tub can be easy to consider for some. While others need to adapt certain elements of their life to mirror age or health concerns, it can a difficult decision to make.


But whatever your reasons for contemplating a walk-in tub, we can assure you won’t look back after your installation.


So, if you’re feeling uncertain, here are five reasons to add a walk-in tub into your bathroom space.


American Standard Walk-in Tub


1. They’ll simply make your life easier

It doesn’t matter how old you are, we can all struggle to get in and out of the bath safely. A walk-in tub takes away the worries of accessing the tub so that you can enjoy a relaxing soak with ease.


With easy-locking, watertight doors, entering and exiting is easy for everyone, with no need to ‘step’ into the tub, or lift your leg over the side. No matter your age, sometimes we’re unable to do the things we used to, including getting in and out of the bath.


So, if you’ve always loved a bubbly soak, opting for a walk-in tub is about to make your favorite time of day even more relaxing.


2. There are numerous health benefits to a walk-in tub

If you’re suffering from sore joints, tension, swelling, or aching muscles, there’s not quite like the powerful jets of a walk-in tub. The force of the water helps to improve blood circulation, promoting overall better health and healing.


We all love that feeling of soaking in the bath after a long, tiring day. With a walk-in tub, it’ll do more than soak your aching muscles, its jets will help to soothe aches and pains!


3. A walk-in tub is luxurious

A walk-in tub can come with a variety of additional features you wouldn’t experience with your ordinary bathtub. Whether it’s hydrotherapy options, a heated seat, and backrest, or even LED lights, a walk-in tub is both practical and luxurious.


Believe me, when you enjoy the features of a walk-in tub, you’ll wonder why you didn’t swap out your boring old tub years ago.

4. They will enhance your quality of life

As we age, our health can change quite quickly. No matter what life throws at us, though, we can adapt our homes (and our lives) to ensure we maintain our independence.


Getting older or becoming unwell can be incredibly frustrating, especially when it comes to bathing. Every year, people slip into bathtubs and showers, but a walk-in tub eradicates those fears, with safety grab rails, door seals, and safe seating.


Overall, a walk-in tub provides peace of mind for you, and your loved ones, allowing you to bathe with confidence. If you’re struggling to get in and out of a traditional bathtub, it may be time for a walk-in tub!


5. A walk-in tub doesn’t compromise on style

When you’ve worked hard on the look and feel of your home, it’s not uncommon to be concerned that a walk-in tub means compromising on style.


When in fact, there are so many different options available, making your walk-in tub a natural part of your bathroom space. While its appearance won’t stand out (for the wrong reasons!), you’ll certainly love the new benefits it brings.

Are you ready for a walk-in tub?

If you’re fed up with the stresses of getting in and out of an ordinary bathtub, it may be time to consider adding a walk-in tub to your bathroom.


Here at Arrow Renovation, we provide safe and convenient walk-in tubs with whirlpool jets, easy-to-reach controls, grab bars, and more for the most comfortable bathing experience possible.


Everyone will love our Dream Spa, making your end-of-day soak the most relaxing, luxurious bathing session ever. Ready to take the plunge? Our experts are on hand to offer free estimates on all of our bathroom remodeling services, across Leawood, Prairie Village, Lansing, Overland Park, Olathe, Less Summit, Lenexa, Raymore, Kansas City, Shawnee, and throughout the surrounding areas.


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