For the purposes of this article, we feature here the many options on shower and bath stools that is available in the market.
The bathtub stool makes bathing easier especially for those with limited mobility. There are various options of the tub stool. Like the Medline Bath Bench without back support, gray colored. Its easy to put together, has a weight capacity of up to 250 lbs. Its got aluminum legs with suction cup feet for stability. Colored gray purposely so that it can be seen against a white tub. It sells currently at $23.50 apiece and sold by Eva Medical Groups LLC via Amazon.com.
At CSNStores.com, they also have a wide array of collection of bath and shower stools. One of them is the Drive Medical Deluxe Bath Bench with back support. Priced at $55. Available in white, blue, teal and yellow, this bath bench has an easy snap together assembly, and a seat that is blow molded that is both strong and comfortable. Has a weight capacity of 350 lbs.
Another tub stool type is one such as the Invacare Transfer Bench. The seat is ergonomically shaped, with the backrest reversible that can be assembled without any tools required. It has a weight capacity of 400 lbs. The Invacare Transfer Bench helps getting in and out of the tub easier and safer. Sold by Medical For You through Amazon.com as well at the sale price of $59.98.
From Brookstone, there is the Corner Bath Stool. A teak shower stool that takes up very little space in the shower. It has a vented seat so that soap and water does not build up. An added feature is the storage basket for shampoos, soaps, and other bath stuff. Priced at $200 at Brookstone online.
Gaiam.com has to offer also a teak bath stool that is water resistant. Imported from Indonesia, it is made from teak wood, with a hand-sanded seat and to last a long time, was rubbed with an oil finish.
It has a weight capacity of 250 lbs. Priced at $149.
Also available are swivel seats like the Rotating Round Shower Stool by Maddak Inc. It has a swivel seat that rotates 360° both ways that provides freedom of movement in the shower. It is a no-tools assembly, that’s quite easy to put together. Has a non-slip feet for stability, and can carry weight up to 300 lbs. Sold by OJ Medical at $58.95.
From the UK, the Home Shopping Selections, have the household and bathroom stool, offers quality seating comfort with storage underneath the seat. Priced at £79.95 with shipping charges from 6-10 depending destination location. Home Shopping Selections deliver within the whole of UK and all destinations within the EU.
With all the many options available online, you will find that all are made with security and safety in the bathroom in mind.
Makes our lives easier.