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No More Worrying Over the Ones You Love

You can worry about your nearest and dearest safety by reducing the odds of falling and sliding in the restroom. No more wondering if they are satisfactory, or have fallen and can not get up. You can rest easier, knowing they aren’t in risk by adding mobility gear.

Make Daily Life More Dignified

Bathing is something every single day that most folks do. By making the day-to-day cleaning of yourself easier, you can make your own life much more dignified, and much more enjoyable understanding you can take good care of yourself, without the need of external help or nurses to do.

Remain in the Home You Love Significantly Longer and with More Independence

Everyone wants to be able to live alone, and have the capacity to look after themselves for so long as possible. With a fresh tub, you can add another year or two to being able to reside in your home, take good care of yourself, and be free to determine when you wish to bathe, not when you are scheduled to.

Would a slip and fall set you behind years of mobility and exercise?

Here at Cain’s Mobility CA , we’re proud to put in bathtubs and showers that have doors making bathing and showering not significantly more difficult for the elderly residents of San Jose.

Make Living Independently in California Safe and Fun Once More!

For a lot of citizens that are aging, having the ability to live in their own home for so long as possible is the very best way to maintain dignity and pride in their lives.

As individuals age, parts of their bodies start to break down, and it becomes dangerous to dwell alone without additional help in the rare case that something happens.

For many aged individuals, this means eventually needing to move away from the San Jose house they have lived in for decades and love, and into a California retirement or care facility that is sterile, unfamiliar and not almost the same as their own home in San Jose.

By preventing tumbles and slips in the restroom with a brand new walk in bath, elderly folks will probably have the ability to stay within their own home for more, and revel in the life they’ve lived for years.

Raise your San Jose Home’s Resale Value to a Growing Baby Boomer Population.

As more and more of the baby boomer population in California are becoming older, freedom gear will become a bigger and larger selling point for the purchase of San Jose houses.

By installing a walk in bathtub in your San Jose house, you will not only make daily living easier but would set your house up to be more valuable in the future.

Every walk in bathtub can considerably raise your California attractiveness and house’s resale to aging populations.

Give our San Jose team a call to discover exactly how much your home’s resale value would climb from a new installation.

Stop Worrying about Slipping and Falling in the Restroom, and Get Stability and Balance.

Are you really worried about your loved one getting in or out of the shower by themselves or yourself?

Among the biggest worries for elderly individuals living alone in San Jose is the danger of falling and slipping when getting in or out of the shower. With slippery surfaces, and excess water everywhere, it may be difficult to maintain equilibrium well enough to get in or out.

With a walk in bathtub, you can stop worrying about that chance, as the bathing process will probably be safe and easy once more.

Now you have significantly more equilibrium and equilibrium, and can get in and out much simpler, without needing to step out over the side.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Walk-In Bathtubs

Why are these tubs so much more expensive than normal tubs?

Mostly you're paying for a listing of safety features that are unavailable on a regular tub. These safety features are built into walk-in tubs for persons with limited freedom to lower the chance of falling down. Model wall heights are generally 37 to 47 inches tall and contain a built-in shower seat, textured flooring, grab bars, anti-scald valves, in-line heater, temperature controls, as well as a water-tight door. An important feature of walk in tubs is that there is a low step threshold to permit a user to readily enter into the tub unconcerned about the normal high wall of a regular bathtub. The walk-in baths also generally include enhanced drain choices, jet therapy, and a cleaning function. Furthermore, one of the reasons why the price changes among the walk-in tubs is that the baths are custom made depending on an individual 's needs rather than factory replicated, so you can discover a bathtub that's specially made for somebody who needs wheelchair access, a tub that fits a larger person, or a soaker tub with jets.

Do Walk-In Bathtubs Leak?

Yes, they can leak. Another common criticism from people who purchased an inferior quality tub and attempted to save money stems from door leaks. When buying a walk in bath, be sure you buy a lifetime warranty, because as soon as the door leaks, the tub can't be used by you, until you fix the seal. Ensure the walk-in bathtub is powerful and inflexible to avoid any flex that inhibits a water tight door. Mishandling and additionally during hauling any damage that may have occurred can loosen appointments and cause leakage. Before utilizing the walk in tub, it's important that the installer analyze the bathtub correctly according to the instruction manual. The water may have trouble emptying properly and might cause the door to leak, if the bathtub isn't installed level with the supporting attributes provided. Eventually, make sure you comprehend the dangers related to the positioning of your walk in tub, particularly alcoves, because they have particular requirements to prevent leaking.

What are some of the benefits of getting one?

The most crucial benefit is the fact that it eases your head in case you have mobility issues, because depending on your own circumstances, you have trouble getting into the tub with no low step threshold or can slip on a normal bathtub. By making bathing easier, the plan of a walk-in tub may also make it a lot more suitable for people who you depend on in your own life and help you live more independently. Sliding shower doors can present a danger to elders or people that have mobility problems along with the door for a walk-in tub is conveniently made for ease of use. Besides the advantages of security and accessibility, living independently in San Jose is a real problem for individuals suffering from mobility problems. Other benefits include enhanced comfort given all the attributes that are available to you. It relieves the distress related to ailments that are common. This is a popular choice for individuals who need autonomy, enjoy taking baths and need to feel safe and worry-free unimpeded by their freedom dilemma.

Can I make one of these myself?

Yes, but most folks do not start from scratch, they start with a bathtub conversion kit. There are instructions available on how to convert your existing bathtub into a walk in bath. We advise that you just understand the best way to make use of the appropriate tools in order that you don't end up with a non-working tub. There are companies that understand the way to turn your house as well as your tub more disability reachable for less of an investment than other options. As California installers, we understand just how to direct you in the correct direction, so please ask us for a consultation so we are able to assist you to make your house fulfill your current wants, especially if you've recently become disabled or are providing an elderly individual care-giving in their house or your residence.

How much do walk-in bathtubs cost in San Jose?

A walk-in bathtub in San Jose typically ranges in price from $1,700 to over $30,000. The price also varies depending on whether you pick acrylic or fiberglass bathtubs. Everybody is different and making sure that a walk in tub works for a person's unique circumstances is extremely critical as it is typically replacing a bathtub or washing assembly that's not meeting their needs. A superb walk in tub runs between $8, $3,000 000 installed. Some providers provide a cash bonus or monthly obligations.

Will a tub like this add to my San Jose home’s resale value?

In case you reside in a San Jose retirement community, installing a walk in bathroom may increase the value of your own home. Otherwise, it probably won't increase the value of your dwelling. Since modifications to your bathroom do not normally increase the value of your home, the cost can qualify for the medical expense deduction for tax purposes both federally and in California if the principal objective of the enhancements will be to adapt a home to the incapacity of the citizen, their spouse or dependent living there.

Is there a way to re-sell the tub once we are done with it?

You can re-sell or locate used walk-in tubs being sold online. Nevertheless, many people normally desire to make sure that they're purchasing a walk in tub that personally matches their needs for the long-term. They are less likely to choose a big risk by paying all of the costs associated with shipping as well as the removal of their existing bathtub without assurance and a bit more investment in quality along with the condition of their purchase. There's not actually a big market for plumbing fixtures that are used. In case you are uncertain how long you are definitely going to be at your San Jose dwelling and can't warrant a long-term care alternative of a major walkin tub setup, then there are easy measure retrofits that give you the ability to return the bathroom to an unmodified bathroom to avoid turning potential buyers away who do not desire to pay for a big removal. Eventually, if you do think you could try and resell your walk in tub, the following buyer might want to understand if the lifetime warranty is extended to other owners too or if they're going to have to cover the costs associated with a door seal or other component damages that will occur with use.

Will AARP cover the cost of equipment and installation?

AARP is not a provider of insurance, but contracts with insurance companies to make coverage available to AARP members. AARP does not make people health plan recommendations and doesn't cover the price of walk-in bathtubs or some health needs. AARP does provide coverage like other health plans and Medicare Supplement Insurance and access to healthcare tools to members as a resource, but member benefits are given by third parties. Check with the plans that are listed under AARP's membership services in California.

Do these tubs use more water than conventional tubs?

Yes. A walk-in tub is normally taller than an average bath tub, which comprises about 2 1/2 feet of water on average. Some manufacturers say if a regular shower is 7 minutes that you simply use the same amount of water as a shower that is typical and also you use 7 gallons of water a minute. Most of the walk-in baths available on the market have a 40-80 gallon capacity. Actually, many manufacturers advise that you've got a hot water tank that accommodates at least 50 gallons, although some tubs will work effectively if you fill them with 40-60 gallons.

How do walk-in tubs drain?

Some systems apply a gravitation simply drainage system, while other makers offer power assisted drainage systems. Generally, the drainage system in a walk in bathtub is attached to the standard bath drain, which is threaded into a flat conduit called a waste shoe. The shoe is sealed under its flange using a foam washer or putty. Some features may cost you more, so it is almost always a good idea to ask. Finally, get to know the difference between frameless tubs since frameless baths often empty quicker than framed tubs, because they do not alter the drain height of your existing tub and framed tubs. Framed baths are assembled on a steel framework as well as the base of the tub is hung off the ground. Frameless tubs are designed with an extra-strength form that doesn't necessitate a steel framework and the bottom of the tub is not suspended in the air.

Are these tubs as easy to clean as normal tubs?

They are not difficult to clean, but unlike regular tubs, it is a good idea to keep a daily cleaning habit with a walk-in bathtub following manufacturer's recommendations and utilizing the products that are correct. You would like to actually make sure with a walk in bath that you remove scum and spots to secure the surface. Depending on whether you have well water, soft water, or hard water, you'll see several types of deposits and spots on your tub. Get into the practice of wiping down the wet surfaces after each use to help avoid the build up scum, which will need more scrubbing later. Weekly, use cleansers to clean your walk in bathtub. Products that address your specific water stain and deposits should be considered in addition to any signs that these products may ruin the finish in your bath. Since tubs are generally either fiberglass or acrylic, you want to get familiar with the very best cleaning methods for your kind of tub. Fiberglass is porous and fragile and can readily dull and blot. Acrylic is non porous and simple to wash. Do not use abrasive cleansers you might dull the finish and scratch on the tub. Also, if the weather allows, air the room out so that it doesn't remain humid all day. Some manufacturers recommend that you open your own bathroom window for an hour every day to let moisture escape.

Can the shower be used still with a walk-in bathtub?

Yes. There are walk-in bath installments that offer you a large standing place for stand up showers. You can shower standing up or sitting down. Make sure you get the appropriate dimensions for the walk-in bath so that you don't feel cramped during a stand up shower. Also, another thing to keep in mind is to ask about the faucet location, because if your faucet is not right against a wall, it's considerably more difficult to tap into your existing shower should you wish to maintain your standing shower.

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