How do American Standard walk in tubs and its Safety Tubs® brand compare to the competition?

For more than 140 years America Standard has led the way in developing innovative bathing solutions that have set and re-set the standards for living healthy, living responsibly and living beautifully. It is a proud legacy that has made American Standard one of the most trusted brands in the industry. Our products stand and by far exceed the market standards.
Our own Safety Tubs® brand is the inventor of the acrylic walk-in bathtubs and manufactures both acrylic and gelcoat models. Safety Tubs®. Here are the indisputable benefits of the acrylic:

  • It is the material of choice for leading manufacturers and trade professionals around the world.
  • Germ and stain resistant surfaces, high-gloss finish and long-lasting durability are just a few of the many benefits gelcoat tubs offer.
  • As for the Safety Tubs® gelcoat models, benefits include lightweight, beautiful, durable and cost-effective option.
  • Other unique features include Safety Tubs® offers many features and options unique only to Safety Tubs®, including the patented T5™ Door System, the patent pending Minute Drain™ Water Removal System, Aromatherapy and Chromatherapy Systems, and Deluxe Back and The Legs Only Massage Systems.

How does the watertight door work?

Our Watertight door system forms a hydrostatic seal when compressed by latching the door. Additionally, the weight of water inside the tub further compresses the door seal making it completely leak proof. Learn more about our patented door technology.

What warranties are offered with American Standard Safety Tubs®?

Every Tub is 100% factory tested with water prior to leaving the manufacturing facility. Each and every tub comes with a comprehensive, quality assurance warranty, a nationwide network of service agents and a customer service department ready to help you with any aspect of your purchase. The tub door comes with a lifetime guarantee on the door seal. If your tub door leaks at any time, Safety Tubs® will repair or replace it with no cost to you.

How much do an American Standard or Safety Tub® cost?

The price is dependent on the model and options chosen, as well as the scope of work involved in completing the expert installation. American Standard and Safety Tubs® own revolutionary manufacturing techniques allow you to enjoy all the premium qualities a full featured walk in tub with Quick Drain® safety option but at an extremely affordable price! Our prices are much lower than those walk in tubs advertised on TV, that do not offer all the safety features or comprehensive warranty.

How do I order an American Standard or Safety Tub®?

American Standard Safety Tubs® models can be purchased direct from The Walk in Tub Company inc, by calling localy: 416-569-4261, toll free:1-866-458-8208 or by emailing us at

Can walk in tub users also take showers?

YES! All Safety Tubs® from The Walkin Tub Company Inc. come with a premium American Standard faucet set that includes a hand-held shower. A hand safety glide bar is provided to mount the hand held shower for standing up or sitting shower capabilities.

How are Safety Tubs® installed?

The expert installation of an American Standard or Safety Tub® is provided by The Walkin Tub Company Inc. Because Safety Tub® walk in bathtubs fit regular tub spaces, no major remodeling is needed. All Safety Tubs® come in both right-hand and left-hand versions, and with adjustable extenders to ensure a perfect fit. If the work only requires basic installation, it is usually finished in 1 day.