GET A FREE QUOTE NOW








    By clicking the “Submit" button above, I hereby expressly consent to be contact by email, telephone calls, and/or SMS messages via automated technology from or on behalf of Safe Step Walk-In Tub, LLC at the telephone number I provided, including my cellular number, even if I am on the corporate, State, or Federal Do-Not-Call list. If I wish to not be contacted, I may unsubscribe from any emails or ask to be removed from their contact lists at any time.

    Prefer to speak to someone? Call (888) 746-1715

    Take a Stand Against Mobility Issues with a Walk-In Tub or Shower

    Walk In Bathtubs For Seniors

    Written By: Brandi Vun

    April 12, 2021

    Reduced mobility due to age or injury can be challenging to cope with. It can feel like you’re no longer the person you used to be, unable to complete even the simplest of daily tasks. Your mobility can limit even your ability to tend to your personal hygiene, and in some cases, the problems are bad enough that you might consider giving up your home. But that doesn’t have to be the case. Your reduced mobility doesn’t have to define or control you. Keep reading to learn how a walk-in tub can help you take a stand against limited mobility.

    Reclaim Independence while Bathing

    For those with reduced mobility, surrendering their private bathing time is one of the most difficult things to face. It’s an invasion of your privacy and can feel incredibly embarrassing, even if you only need help getting in and out of the tub. A walk-in tub gives you back that independence and privacy you so desperately crave.

    With a lower entry step, high seat, easily accessible controls, and handheld shower wand, you can comfortably bathe yourself again. You don’t have to worry about climbing over a tub wall or being able to pull yourself up from a low, reclined position. In a walk-in tub, you’re safe without having to give up any privacy.

    Stay in Your Home

    When mobility declines, many people assume that the next logical step is to move to a care facility. But this doesn’t have to happen. Many senior citizens are finding ways to make their homes more accessible so that they can age in place, right in the comfort of their own homes. A walk-in tub is a key component of this, making bathrooms safer and more accessible. But you may also want to look at other home upgrades, like stairlifts and outdoor ramps, to further improve your ability to age in place.

    Ease Aches and Pains

    A large portion of senior citizens with reduced mobility also suffer from aches and pains throughout their bodies. These pains may be caused by arthritis or another medical condition, but whatever their cause, they can further contribute to your mobility troubles, making it more challenging to get around your own home. Our walk-in tubs come standard with hydrotherapy jets to help massage away those aches and pains, relieve joint stiffness and swelling, and improve blood circulation to not only help you feel more like yourself but to help you move more like yourself too.

    If you feel like your mobility issues are controlling your life, it’s time to take a stand. Reclaim your independence with a walk-in tub, walk-in shower, or walk-in tub with shower attachment. We offer all these options and more so that you can once again feel comfortable and capable in your own home. Give us a call today to learn more about our accessible bathing products.

    You may also like…

    Best Walk-In Tubs Features

    Best Walk-In Tubs Features

    A walk-in tub is only as good as its features! But what features should you be looking for when choosing your walk-in tub? From features for accessibility to luxury upgrades, here are the top 5 features you should look for: Low Entry Step – The low step to enter your...

    Ultimate Guide to the Best Walk-in Tubs

    Ultimate Guide to the Best Walk-in Tubs

    These days, shopping for a walk-in tub can feel a lot like shopping for a new car. There are so many different manufacturers out there, and each manufacturer offers several models with numerous add-on features to choose from. How can you decide what the best choice is...

    Walk-In Tub Buyer’s Guide

    Walk-In Tub Buyer’s Guide

    As with any large purchase, you must do your research before buying a walk-in bathtub. While a thorough investigation into the product itself is important, the tub isn’t the only thing you should be looking for. Here are all the various factors you should be...