Tubs for the disabled and the elderly

Bathtubs with door for the disabled and elderly

Bathtubs with doors are designed for the elderly with walking difficulties and for the disabled.

They allow you to perform personal hygiene in total safety, allowing maximum autonomy and ease of use.

Bathtubs with showers and accessories for assisted bathrooms

As we age some movements become difficult and functions related to its own personal hygiene they become a source of stress and psychological discomfort. However, the moment of personal hygiene must be fulfilled daily, but getting in and out of the bath or shower can become difficult and risky. It is therefore necessary to equip the bathroom with aids such as the bathtub with door, i grab bars, i raised sanitary ware, etc..

The bath aids assisted are of great help, both for the user with mobility difficulties, and for the caregivers who assist, such as family members or carers.

By transforming the bathroom in a suitable way, the daily moment of personal hygiene will once again be a pleasant appointment, which you do not want to give up.

A proper personal hygiene it is of fundamental importance in staying healthy, reducing the risk of contracting diseases due to viruses and bacteria and keeping the body in a state of well-being.

Assisted bathing aids must have specific characteristics to ensure safety and ease of use, for example in tubs with doors the opening must be outwards and large (70 to 85 cm), with fixed and inclined seat.

The tub SAMOA from Ocean Line thanks to the fully visible seat allows access directly from the wheelchair. The safety of this bathtub is maximized by the possibility of sitting and standing up while always keeping both feet on the ground, without any architectural barrier.
The visible seat allows you to sit and stand up comfortably and safely All Linea Oceano bathtubs with doors are Italian products, made in stratified fiberglass, worked entirely by hand, without color additions, that is, they come out of the mold already shiny and the color is an integral part of the stratification, furthermore the supporting frame is in stainless steel (AISI 304). They are very design products Elegant and particularly suited to meet the needs of one reduced space.

Linea Oceano produces and sells all sanitary aids for assisted bathing, dedicated to the elderly and disabled. The showroom is located in Barlassina and it is possible to visit it by appointment.
Instead, at these links it is possible to consult online the catalogs of bathtubs for the disabled by Linea Oceano
and of aids and accessories for bathtubs by Linea Oceano whether poisons are This Page

For information, you can also call toll-free number 800 913 111

Bathtubs for the elderly and disabled: technical characteristics

The installation of the bathtub with door involves less than a day and the discomfort in the house is very minimal. The installers will protect the rooms properly and leave the rooms clean and tidy, after having carried out the testing and all the necessary checks.

The minimum dimensions of a bathtub with a door are 100 x 69 cm and all models can be customized according to needs. The door can be of one of your types: it can be opened outwards, or it can be removed from the top (for very small rooms).

Small bathtub with door
The indoor seat it is integrated and in the same material as the tub, or in shaped fiberglass, and is 53 cm wide and high, to give greater comfort and safety to those with mobility problems. Furthermore, the particular seat inclination it prevents the person from sliding forward, due to the floating of the legs, once the tub is filled.

The seat is provided with a central niche to facilitate operations relating to intimate hygiene while remaining comfortably seated.
Finally, thanks to an exclusive system, the Linea Oceano tub with door allows you to empty the water in just 2 minutes.

Additional options and bathtub accessories

Linea Oceano bathtubs with door offer the possibility of integrating the basic model of the bathtub with numerous options:

  • L’hydromassage air-air works with indirect air supplied by 12 well-positioned nozzles (3 lumbar, 3 at the calves, 6 at the feet), in order to avoid the swirl of the air-water mixture, therefore also suitable for people with capillary fragility; It can be used even just as a foot bath. L’hydromassage has positive effects on those suffering from arthritis and rheumatism, helps to dispose of excess weight and stimulates circulation, the effects on the body are varied and suitable for all ages.
  • Between benefits we can mention the decrease in blood sugar, recommended for those suffering from type 2 diabetes. A good hydromassage also tones the skin, relaxes and purifies it, immediately giving it a better appearance.
  • The chromotherapy to make bath time more engaging: a light source radiated by 2 LEDs emits warm colors like red, yellow and orange for one energizing effect e stimulating; Cold colours like blue, purple and green are instead soothing e relaxing, significantly influencing emotions and psychophysical well-being;

Chromotherapy in the tub

  • It heated backrest, to make entering the tub really comfortable: the mechanism delivers a temperature of about 27 °
  • Filling e emptying rapid (more than 50 liters of ready-to-use hot water allow the person to immediately have feet and legs immersed in a hot bath. In less than 2 minutes the tub is empty and you can go out.)
  • Thermostatic mixer (with safety lock for hot water temperature, hand shower and sliding rail, hand shower use valve, integrated spout, tank filling valve)
  • Door safety (mechanism that avoids the accidental opening of the tub full of water by those who eventually help the person during the bath)

Tub for the disabled and elderly with door Rodi
Finally, if time is short and you want to hurry, thanks to the special curtain holder with curtain, the bathtub with door can be transformed into a comfortable shower if necessary: ​​while sitting comfortably, you can only use the hand shower, even if only for a foot bath.

Nettuno: the new bathtub for the elderly and disabled that can be used as a shower

The system bathtub-shower model Nettuno it consists of a tub base with door opening and an upper covering system similar to a shower cabin, which can be made entirely of glass or glass with the aid of a curtain, in this way, the tub can be used by all members of the family, both for bath and shower use.

For the dimensions of the Nettuno shower tub with door, the depth is fixed and is equal to 64 cm, while the length varies from a minimum of 100 cm to a maximum of 130 cm, even when installed inside the room. bathroom can be of three types, wall, corner and niche.

The frame is made with elements in anodized aluminum with folding door, the glass is in tempered glass with a thickness of 3mm, the bottom is of the non-slip type and the high seat is of the reclined type.

As for the taps and internal accessories, the upper shower head can be both round and square. The control panel is equipped with both a hand shower and a bathtub filling jet and a thermostatic mixer. Nettuno is available in multiple colors just choose the one that best suits the nuances of your bathroom.

Bathtubs with door, prices and tax breaks

The disbursement of regional contributions is regulated by the Law 13/89 for the construction of works designed to eliminate architectural barriers in their homes, thus favoring daily activities and the mobility of disabled people.

The concessions can reach the fiscal detraction of 50% and recovery of the 19% per health costs.

The company Ocean Line offers services of free advice to request the contributions of the law: from the compilation of the requested forms, to the bureaucratic procedure of the application, up to its conclusion, remaining available even afterwards for any clarifications and contacts with the bodies in charge.

In addition to possible regional contributions, the company offers one Discount further than € 500.00 andfree installation to those who request a quote through the portal Lavorincasa.it

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For a quote or purchase of a bathtub with door for the elderly and disabled, who to contact?

Ocean LineTo get all the information and a quote for a tub for the disabled or a tub for the elderly, simply fill out the form on the quote request page and immediately have a personalized online quote.

Bathtubs for the disabled and the elderly: Ocean Line
Phone. 800 913 111 – Fax 0362 557577

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