Bathroom & Kitchen Guide

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Tips on Choosing the Right Bathtub

As there are hundreds of different styles of bathtubs on the current market, selecting the right bathtub style for your bathroom will not be an easy task. For instance, you will have to choose the right color and design for your bathtub in order to match the rest of your bathroom décor. Here are the main aspects to be considered when looking for the ideal bathtub.

 

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Bathtub by Aquamass

 

First, you will have to consider the functionality of your bathtub and look for the features that will add extra functionality to your regular bathing. For instance, you can go for a whirlpool bathtub that comes with relaxing and soothing jet massage options. So, make sure that you are perfectly clear on each of your needs and select a bathtub that can fulfill them.

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Bathtub by Kohler

On the other hand, cast iron bathtubs are designed to last for a long period of time but they are pricey as well. However, nothing seems to beat marble and wood bathtubs even if these bathtubs are difficult to keep clean and maintain. You will have to consider your topmost priorities such as looks, costs, strength and durability in order to choose a material accordingly. Acrylic bathtubs can provide you with various shapes and styles that can help you meet all the needs of your bathroom remodel. Also, they are pretty light and you can go for larger designs as well without worrying that you are placing too much pressure and strain on your bathroom floor.

 

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Bathtub by Mastella

 

The main advantages provided by acrylic bathtubs include a higher gloss in addition to their lighter weight. Also, you can have an acrylic bathtub incorporated into your bathroom design as such a bathtub can be found in a wide range of colors and shapes. Next, you will have to choose the type of your bathtub: standard or soaking. For instance, a standard bathtub is the perfect choice for regular bathing but if you are looking for a quality bathtub for a therapeutic purpose, you should definitely go for a soaking bathtub.

 

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Bathtub by Gruppotres

 

This type of bathtub will allow you to immerse your whole body into hot water thus providing relief to achy and tired muscles. Stress and high blood pressure will be reduced as well. If handicapped or aged people will use the bathtub as well, you should consider their special needs and go for ADA compliant bathtubs that are designed in a special manner that allows handicapped and aged people enter and exit them without experiencing any difficulty.     



 
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