American Standard Walk-in Tub

Last updated date: April 30, 2019

DWYM Score
8.6

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Overall Take

In our analysis of 42 expert reviews, the American Standard American Standard Walk-in Tub placed 9th when we looked at the top 9 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

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Expert Summarized Score
9.2
4 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
7.3
5 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
It has a spa system which provides revitalizing massage. This features a Whirlpool massage system and in-line heater to moderate the water’s heat. Additionally, it also offers the newest in safety and warranty on its components and features.
- Pool Advisors
This tub uses a single-speed heated blower to promote better circulation. It comes with a contoured, watertight door for easy entry and the Whirlpool Massage system has an in-line heater and 6 water jets for a soothing experience.
- Pool Cleaner Blog
October 1, 2018 | Full review
The tub has a full-size, contoured door that has a watertight seal. The low threshold allows for partial transfer. It has easy-touch control buttons and is constructed of fiberglass with a high-gloss gel coat. It also features the same quick-fill faucet and quick drain that pumps out water in two minutes or less. The tub measures 52×30”x40” and the seat is 22” wide. The tub has standard safety features such as the low threshold and watertight seal. It also has a grab bar and a textured, slip-proof floor. The seat within the tub is also contoured in order to make it easier and safer to sit down and stand out, as well as making it more comfortable to sit on while bathing.
- Walk In Tub Report
March 22, 2019 | Full review
What experts didn't like
The seat in the tub is not heated.
- Pool Advisors
It costs a little more than similar products by other brands.
- Pool Cleaner Blog
October 1, 2018 | Full review
One downside is that the owner’s manual isn’t as thorough as it could be. It can take some tinkering around to figure out the adjustable door latch and all of the control knobs, as these aren’t well explained in the manual.
- Walk In Tub Report
March 22, 2019 | Full review

From The Manufacturer

Gelcoat Value Series 30 in. x 52 in. Outward Opening Door Walk-In Tub with Combination Air Spa and Whirlpool Massage Systems fits in smaller spaces and uses less water-the included Tub Extender Kit makes it easy to retrofit in a standard-size bath space — fully equipped, it offers all the latest in safety and comfort features wtih the most advanced therapeutic options

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Expert Reviews: 2
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Overall Score: 9.3
Expert Reviews: 4
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Overall Score: 9.2
Expert Reviews: 8
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Overall Score: 9.1
Expert Reviews: 2
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Overall Score: 8.9
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9. American Standard Walk-in Tub
Overall Score: 8.6
Expert Reviews: 4

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