Bathroom / September 4, 2018 / Romina Doran
On the side or both sides, depending on the layout of the toilet, in the shower or tub, and when getting out of the shower or tub are good places for these bars. Sinks and vanity areas are not as common, but rails can be used anywhere they are needed. There are small bars that can fit into tight spaces, and much larger bars that are designed to be used in showers and next to toilets when there is plenty of wall space available.
Lifting your foot up and over the tub edge, and the balance required to do that, can become difficult in later years. But some people still want a step in tub for a number of reasons. Others may prefer a stand alone shower that does not have a tub attached to it. Then there are curbless shower options no lip on the edge of them, so you can roll a walker, wheelchair, or transfer chair right across the edge.Continue Reading