Having a dip in a bathtub after a long day is very relaxing indeed. If you have been thinking of having one for quite a while now, then this is your sign to have a bathtub at home.
Or if you already have one, and you are getting quite tired of it, you could consider getting a new one.
Here are five (5) types of bathtubs to get for your house on your next remodel.
These bathtubs are sure to be durable, are comfortable, and will definitely give you the much-need "me time" that you've always wanted. Now you may start buying wine or champagne, bath bombs, and scents, for a wonderful bathtub experience.
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First, you could have a generic bathtub built which is a bathtub that is deep enough to soak your body but not your head. It is great if you have pets or little children so that they would also enjoy your tub.
If you think that this generic bathtub lacks something, you could actually have a shower above it for an enhanced experience.
In contrast to the generic bathtub is the soaking bathtub which is perfect for people who like a more immersive bathing experience. With this soaking bathtub, you can get a bathtub filled with water that is deeper. You can now enjoy your "me time" with music in the background as you drink your favorite beverage and eat cheese soaked in this tub.
Usually, these kinds of tubs are clawfoot tubs or freestanding tubs. But there are also soaking bathtubs that come in alcove styles.
If you find it difficult to enter and exit a regular tub, you would appreciate a walk-in tub. This kind of tub enables you to walk inside your bathtub instead of having to step over it. This is great if you have children in the house who would also like to use the bathtub. They are also perfect for those who have mobility issues.
It will be safer to have this kind of tub. It has a different kind of door that has a seal to hold the water in. Thus, you do not have to worry about spills.
Japanese tubs are deep round tubs that are great if you have smaller bathrooms. However, unlike the other tubs that you can use while lying down, with a Japanese bathtub, you will be seated upright.
They are still great for soaking and relaxation, and they still look luxurious and premium in your bathroom.
You could also have jetted bathtubs which are perfect if you always find yourself with sore muscles or back pains. Jetted bathtubs are usually seen on corner bathtubs or drop-in bathtubs.
The jets can be adjusted to hit the areas of your body that you want to soothe. These kinds of bathtubs provide a different level of hydrotherapy.
These are just five of the various types of bathtubs. After figuring out the kind of bathtub that you like, you will then have to decide where to put it, on the material to be used such as cast iron, fiberglass, and acrylic, the size of your bathtub, and others. If you want to assure you bathtub choosing for remodeling, please consider to ask an expert.
Just know that you should get a bathtub that suits your needs and your liking because at the end of the day, it is your home where it will be placed, and you who will use it.