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FAQs for Walk-in Tubs

Frequently Asked Questions for Walkin Tubs

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All our handicapped bathtub prices include a quality Roman Tub faucet with hand spray and hose, a waste an overflow drain, built in grab bar and extension kit. All handicap tubs also include free shipping in 48 states and ship to you in 5-7 days.Learn more.
Choose from a choice of 16 different models of handicapped bathtubs. We offer 2 wheelchair accessible handicap bathtubs & 2 deep soaking choices in addition to front entry and large out-swing door bathtubs for handicapped users. Included in our options are 2 front access out-swing doors and 2 extra deep soak tubs of 46”. Each model is also available with all our most popular options listed below. See Survey Form.

In addition to our deep soaking tubs all our EZ Access models are offered with water or air jets & a combination of both. Chromatherapy (light) & Aromatherapy (scent), ozone sterilizer, grab bar on top of the tub, adjustable slide bar, custom shower rod and curtain, an inline heater and a 4-piece faucet set with a hand held spray & hose are all available. A heated seat and 2” rapid drain are also available. An extension kit is included at no charge with appropriate units. Even with added options we are still able to offer some of the best walk in bathtub prices in the industry.
Our Hydro jet system on our EZ Access walk in tubs for seniors provide a deep soaking tub with (8)-360 degree directional and fully adjustable water jets and an inline heater that maintains a consistent water temperature.
Our Air jet system provides (20) warm air bubble massage jets, adjustable up to three speeds with a self-cleaning feature and an internal heater.

Our Dual jet system provides a combined hydro and air system consisting of 28 finger-tip adjustable jets for the ultimate in bathing experience.
Yes our Topaz 2645 and Emerald 2653 handicap tubs are both only 26” wide and designed for doors less than 30” wide.See Topax hereSee Emerald here.

The door on this design swings out rather than in and is much larger than on a standard walk in tub model. When the door is open fully the entire side of the interior is exposed and accessible. The seat height is close to a standard wheelchair height which may allow a disabled user to access this model more easily.
Yes we offer 3 models that are 60” long for people seeking a larger model. We also have two wheelchair accessible units with large out-swing doors. Given that they provide a wider opening to access the tub, they may be the favored choice for users seeking larger access.Jump to see these models here.

Yes our Serpentine 3060L is just like a regular tub and includes a side in-swing door for those who want to lie down bathing and not have to step over a high side to get in and out of the bathing zone.See Serpentine Model here.

Most of our models only require between 50 & 70 gallons of water to operate effectively and even our largest tubs only require 115 gallons of water. Hot and cold water are mixed for personal preference so in most cases a hot water heater of 50-60 gallons will be adequate to operate the majority of our offering. We do recommend verifying with your plumbing professional before beginning the installation.
Both our air and water jet systems include a heater which will help maintain the temperature of the water while the jets are operating. It will not heat cold water. While normally not necessary, a separate inline heater is also available as an upgrade.
Yes free shipping is included in 48 US States. Hawaii and Alaska qualify for discounted shipping.
A lifetime warranty is offered on the door seal and a 10 year warranty is included on the tub itself.
They are manufactured in Temecula CA by Therapy Tubs.
Most orders ship out of the factory in 5-7 days and may ship as soon as 3 days. Adding your choice of jet system adds a day or two to our shortest production time. We goal it ship your order as quickly as we can so that you can start enjoying your bathing experience as soon as possible.
FAQS for Best Bath Wakin Tubs

We offer 4 different models. The slide-in called the ADL spa is great for seniors and for those who need a handicap bathtub. The Big E is our gigantic model designed for bariatric users and those who need a wide door entry and large access in the bathing zone. The Liberty model is only 26” wide and is best for homes when a doorway is less than 30” wide.See the different models here.
The Best Bath walkins include a heated seat, waste and overflow drain & built in grab bar. The ADL Spa sliding door tub does not include a heated seat but includes other options Take a look here.
Best Bath models are offered with water or air jets & a combination of both, ozone sanitation system, adjustable slide bar, custom shower rod and curtain, a 4-piece faucet set with a hand held spray & hose, 2 and 3 piece matching wall surrounds and a deck extension.
In addition to white, biscuit, almond and ivory 253 other colors are also available which is very unique in the walk in tub industry. We can even build a custom color bathtub for you if you are unable to find your perfect color within the 257 colors already available. The optional wall surrounds have a real tile pattern and allow for custom accenting on the tile pattern of any color.
These are all model specific. Our Hydro jet system on our Best Bath walk in tubs for seniors includes between 6 & 8 fully adjustable water jets attached to a heat recycling Syllent pump, the quietest most efficient pump in the industry.
The Air jet system, also model specific provides between 15 & 22 warm air bubble massage jets, adjustable up to three speeds with a self-cleaning feature and an inline heater.
Our Dual jet system provides a combined hydro and air system for the ultimate in bathing experience. The quantity of combined jets are all model specific.
Yes our Liberty model is only 26” wide and designed for doors less than 30” wide.See the Liberty walkin model for a narrow doorway here.
This is a term commonly used to describe a unit where the door design swings out rather than in and is much larger than a standard walk in tubs. When the door is open fully the entire side of the interior is exposed and accessible. The seat height is close to a standard wheelchair height which may allow a disabled user to access this model more easily.Skip over to the EZ Access brand walkins to find a wheelchair access tub.
Our Big E at 60x35 is the largest in the industry and designed for bariatric users and larger users. Not only is the bathing zone much more spacious but the entry door is also much larger at 24” wide. Due to its very large bathing zone it requires around 130 gallons to operate.Here is a shortcut to the Big E .
The ADL Spa is a unique sliding door handicap bathtub that sits on a raised section of storage cabinetry and permits the user to enter the bathing zone at about seat height. It’s a full size zone so one bathes by lying down as in a conventional tub although it’s both wider and deeper. Another unique aspect of this model is the access space in the cabinet below which allow for the extended legs of a Hoyer Lift or Molift Smart Lift to extend under the bathtub. This permits a user dependent on lifting equipment to access the bathing zone and benefit from the advantages of being submerged in warm, jetted water.Here is the specification sheet for the Safety Plus Series Sliding Door Bathtub ADLS6035.
The operating capacity of our tubs is model specific and ranges from as little as 60 gallons to as much as 130 gallons for the Big E handicap bathtub. In general a 50-60 gallon efficient water heater should suffice for most of them as hot and cold water are mixed for personal preference. To be absolutely certain we recommend you consult with a professional plumber to advise you if your hot water heater will be enough.
Our air and water jet systems include a heater which will help maintain the temperature of the water while the jets are operating. It will not heat cold water.
We offer Free Shipping in 48 States on all our walk in tubs. There is a nominal charge of $35 if a lift gate delivery is required which will likely be the case anywhere that a dock or forklift are not available to off load the order.
A lifetime warranty is offered on the entire tub and not just the door seal. Best Bath Systems have been in business in excess of 40 years so this warranty has value.
Best Bath manufactures all there products in Boise Idaho; 100% US Made.
Other than custom colors all orders are shipped out of our factory in a working week. Custom colors may add a couple of days. Once your order leaves our factory it will take between 1-6 days by freight liner to reach your destination based on where you live