Category Archives: Walk In Tub News, Articles & Videos

Informative Walk-in bathtub articles and videos from Ella’s Bubbles.

Skin Disease & How Bathing Affects It

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Skin problems are often the first visible signs of diabetes, according to the American Diabetes Association (ADA). Type 2 diabetes can make existing skin problems worse, and also cause new ones. Take control of your diabetes and use our microbubble therapy bathtubs. Listed below are five ways our patented microbubble technology has improved those who [...]

Commercial Walk In Showers

Walk In Bathtub Accessories - Shower Combo - Shower Column Kit - 600
Information for Assisted Living, Commercial Builders, and Architects Accessibility Professionals offers you assistance in designing your bathrooms to meet standards for accessibility. Ella ADA Showers are a complete line of roll in and transfer showers that meet ADA bathroom accessibility and safety guidelines for commercial facilities. These ADA bathroom solutions adhere to national, state and [...]

Do you find it difficult to bathe with eczema?

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Imagine bathing while exfoliating - skin disease that causes dry skin requires more moisture daily then regular skin. bathing with eczema If bathing irritates your skin, You're Not Alone! Why does your skin itch after bathing? The most common cause for itching to occur after a shower is dryness of the skin. Dry air, soaps, hot water, can deplete [...]

Eczema and Dry Skin

Do you find it difficult to bathe with eczema?

What Is Eczema? Eczema and dry skin Atopic eczema is an inflammation of the skin, which tends to flare up from time to time. It usually starts in early childhood and the severity can range from mild to severe. Eczema is also called dermatitis. Most types cause dry, itchy skin and rashes on the face, inside […]

Affordable Walk-In Bathtubs

Lounger Outward Swing Door Walk-In Tub – 27″W x 60″L (69cm x 152cm)
For seniors who struggle with slippery surfaces and find it difficult to step over traditional tub walls, walk-in bathtubs are a great and safe bathing alternative. With their anti-slip and textured surfaces, low step-in thresholds, molded seats, and grab bars, these tubs are far more physically accessible than traditional bathtubs. However, sometimes the pricing for [...]

Walk-In Tub and Shower Combo

Walk-In Tub and Shower Combo
Ella’s Bubbles was Voted the Top Walk-In Tub Brand of 2021 As more individuals express great desire to age in place, the concept of making a home more accessible to all who live in it, has taken center stage. A great way to make your home more accessible, safe, and comfortable is with the installation [...]

How to Choose a Walk-In Tub Brand – Best Choice

How to Choose a Walk-In Tub Brand – Best Choice
The walk-in tub industry has evolved into a competitive web of ads and promotions, and it can be a daunting process to choose a walk-in tub brand that best fits you or your loved one. Several key factors are consistent throughout, and that should be observed very closely when making your final decision on how [...]

Walk In Tubs Illinois – Chicago, IL Safe Step In Bathtubs

Walk In Bathtub Showroom – Safe Step In Tub Facility Tour
Ella’s Bubbles was Voted the Top Walk In Tub Brand of 2021   Illinois Walk In Bathtubs - Chicago, IL Warehouse Choosing your Walk In Bathtub Company is no easy venture! You might be asking yourself, "Should I buy my Walk In Tub local", "Should I purchase my Walk In Tub from a popular Brand [...]

Walk In Bathtub Showroom – Safe Step In Tub Facility Tour

Walk In Bathtub Showroom – Safe Step In Tub Facility Tour
Ella's Bubbles was Voted the Top Walk In Tub Brand of 2021 Walk In Bathtub Showroom, in every State! We get it, searching for a Walk In Bathtub is not an easy venture - and discovering the reassurance you need can take countless hours before commitment. This might include reaching out to several Walk In [...]

Best Walk In Tubs 2022 – Safe Step In Bathtubs

Best Walk In Tubs 2022 – Safe Step In Bathtubs
Ella's Bubbles was Voted the Top Walk In Tub Brand of 2021   No More Searching! Are you in the midst of a search for 2022's Best Walk In Bathtub? You might find yourself drowning in options, consistently entering your information for prices that you don't receive, and confused on which company to trust. What [...]

All You Need To Know About Wheelchair Accessible Walk-In Tubs

Here is How a Walk-In Bathtub Can Benefit You
Whether you are handicapped, elderly, or an individual with limited mobility - craving a soothing bath with maximum convenience - our team at Ella's Bubbles has good news for you. We understand how depending on others for routine tasks can feel tedious and inconvenient. Therefore, we have manufactured a product that can restore your independence. [...]

Walk-in Bathtubs, a Therapeutic Bathing Experience

Walk-in Bathtubs, a Therapeutic Bathing Experience
Whether your muscles are feeling tight and sore or you're feeling emotionally drained, there's little a warm therapeutical bath can't fix. Save yourself a trip to the spa, and get the most therapeutic bathing experience at home that will leave you feeling energetic, relaxed, and independent at the same time. The bathtubs at Ella's Bubbles [...]

Here is How a Walk-In Bathtub Can Benefit You

Aegis 4-Fold 3MM Tempered Glass Shower Screen for Walk-In Tubs
Do you ever wake up in the morning feeling a little lethargic, dreaming of a long, warm shower that can soothe your muscles and get you ready for the day? We totally understand that feeling, and we also get that the dangers of stepping into a traditional bathtub might scare you. But don’t worry, we [...]

Walk-in Bathtubs in Condos, To Be or Not To Be?

Walk-in Bathtubs in Condos, To Be or Not To Be?

Living in condos presents both unique advantages and challenges in all aspects of life, including having renovations completed. When shopping for safety and accessibility solutions, there are no limitations to your selection of choices. Any walk-in bathtub on the market will fit in your condo the same as it will in a single-family residential property. […]

5 Ways Microbubble Walk In Tubs Help Eczema

Eczema & Bathing: Skin problems are often the first visible signs of diabetes, according to the American Diabetes Association (ADA). Type 2 diabetes can make existing skin problems worse, and also cause new ones. Take control of your diabetes and use our microbubble therapy bathtubs. Listed below are five ways our patented microbubble technology has [...]

Walk In Tubs are the Perfect Hearing Aid Companion

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Robert’s hearing started to go about ten years ago. I first noticed it when he kept asking me to talk louder. But in the last couple of years, his hearing progressively deteriorated to the point where I had to shout or repeat everything I said. I was struggling to have a basic conversation with him, […]

5 Reasons Why Walk-in Tubs Aren’t Just for the Elderly

5 Reasons Why Walk-in Tubs Aren’t Just for the Elderly
You typically hear about walk-in bathtubs for seniors. However, walk-in tubs aren’t just for the elderly – they can make a great addition to any home, regardless of a person’s age or mobility. Here’s why! Why Walk-in Tubs are For Everybody Accessibility   Conventional bathtubs with a high entry threshold are known for causing falls in [...]

How A Walk-in Tub Reduces Muscle Pain

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Muscle pain is something that affects all of us at one point in our lives. However, as we age, we’ll experience more aches and pains all over our body. Whether you have arthritis or another condition, a walk-in bathtub can help reduce muscle pain and make your life more enjoyable. In this article, we’ll discuss the [...]

Here Are Some Signs It’s Time for a Walk-In Tub

Ellas Bubbles Wheelchair Accessible Walk In Tubs for Eldery and Handicap Easy Access Door
Have you recently noticed that it's getting a lot harder to step into and out of your bathtub? Did you once enjoy taking long and relaxing baths, but no longer can due to not being able to get comfortable? An Ella walk-in tub is a great solution for these needs and much more! As time [...]

Nursing Homes & Senior Housing

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Where Are Walk-in Bathtubs Commonly Used? Walk in bathtubs are ideal in a variety of settings where easy and safe access to bathing is a priority. In recent years, the baby boomer generation has begun reaching retirement in record numbers and the demand for safe bathing solutions has increased tremendously. From simple additions like installing [...]

Therapeutic Microbubble Dog Washing & Grooming Station for Treatment of Common Skin Problems

therapeutic microbubble dog washing grooming station for treatment of common skin problems
Microbubble Dog Cleaning & Grooming Station Helps Prevent Common Skin Problems We love to take care of our skin - every day we use different skin products to keep our skin happy and healthy. But what about our pets, should we think about their skin? The answer to this question is simple - Yes! Data [...]

Microbubble Dog Cleaning & Grooming Station Helps Prevent Common Skin Problems

microbubble dog cleaning grooming station helps prevent common skin problems

When pet health and pet care are discussed, we always consider extreme changes in climatic conditions as they have ways of telling on the skin conditions of our dogs. As if the extreme seasons do not give us enough to worry about concerning our pet health, we still deal with different kinds of skin allergies, […]

Bathtub Cut Outs

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Bathtub Cut Out or a Walk-in Tub For those with limited mobility, a traditional bathtub can often be a challenge or even a safety hazard. There are solutions for those who want to be able to take a hot bath but cannot because a standard tub is no longer a safe option. These solutions include […]

Can I Use Bath Bombs, Epsom Salt or Lotion in My Ella Walk in Tub?

can i use bath bombs epsom salt or lotion in my ella walk in tub

A question we often get asked is: “Can I Use Bath Bombs, Epsom Salt or Lotions in My Ella Walk in Tub?”. The answer depends on the type of walk-in tub that you own. Soaking tubs do not have any air or hydro jets, so using bath bombs in this type of walk-in tub would […]

Self Install Walk-in Tub

Self Install Walk-in Tub

Can I Install an Ella Walk-in Tub Myself? If you are a skilled handyman or have experience doing basic plumbing and electrical work, then installing an Ella walk-in tub yourself shouldn’t be a problem. Moving your Ella Walk in Bath Remove all four (4) access panels before moving the tub Take off the screw caps […]

Older Adults May Benefit from 4 Home Modifications for Aging-in-place

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Your needs can change in various ways as you get older. Not only are your nutritional needs different, but so are the ways you move around your house. Nobody wants to give up their familiar home, and they shouldn’t have to. Aging-in-place is the phrase used to describe “choosing to remain at home instead of moving […]

Assisted Living Facilities, Nursing Homes and Care Givers

Assisted Living Facilities, Nursing Homes and Care Givers
Assisted Living Facilities, Nursing Homes & Care Givers use Walk-in Bathtubs for Safer Bathing with Increased Independence. Assisted Living Facilities Assisted Living Facilities Utilize Walk-in Tubs for Residents for Increased Safety and Independence While Bathing. For seniors living in assisted living facilities, bathing in a traditional bathtub can be difficult. Walk-in tubs make bathing easier [...]

4 Ways a Walk-in Tub Helps Rejuvenate Mental and Physical Well-Being in Seniors

Transfer26 Outward Swing Door Wheelchair Accessible Acrylic Walk-In Bathtub – 26″W x 52″L (66cm x 132cm)

Learn how walk-in tubs are designed to improve your mental and physical well-being? Read how walk-in tubs can help seniors keep their mind and body healthy as they age? Ella Walk-In tubs have four major features that support mental and physical wellness, They can also make the bathroom safer which helps allows someone to age in […]

Choosing Between a Walk-in Tub and a Roll-in Shower

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The Key Differences Between a Walk-In Tub, Walk-In Shower, and Roll-In Shower When it comes to coziness, there is no such thing as a one size fits all tub or shower. This is especially true for the elderly and people with mobility limitations. The bathroom is definitely the most utilized space in the home. After […]

How To Make a Bathtub Safe for The Elderly?

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How To Make A Bathtub Safe For The Elderly? We are a walk-in tub manufacturer. We believe the best way to ensure that your bathing experience is the safest when you use an Ella walk-in bathtub. The following are additional bathroom safety tips that can help prevent injuries while taking a bath in your home. […]

What size water heater do I need for a walk-in tub?

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What size water heater do I need for a walk-in tub? You just installed your new walk-in tub and are ready to take a hot bath but it is halfway full and the hot water is gone. If this has this happened to you, It is because your hot water heater is too small. Making […]

Are Walk in Tubs Dangerous?

Capri Outward Swing Acrylic Door Walk-In Bathtub

Walk-In Tubs: Are They Safe To Use If you are looking for a new tub for your bathroom, then you might have come across a type of tub known as a walk-in tub. What is a walk-in tub? Walk-in tubs, also called accessible or step-in tubs, are a new style of baths that are typically […]

Why do the elderly not want to bathe?

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What do you do when an elderly person refuses to bathe or shower? Older people sometimes become reluctant to bathe or take a shower. This is just something that many people who work in aged care have learned to deal with in many ways. Even those who were once very conscious of their appearance can become lax [...]

Ella Shower Wall Panels Enclosure

Our new cultured marble shower panel enclosure is specialized for home bathroom showers. They are made of high quality cultured marble and have three walls that wrap around your shower area. The shower wall panels are available to fit on top of a shower base, walk-in tub or standard bathtub. Most enclosures are placed in [...]

Are There Walk-in Tubs With Showers?

Aegis 4-Fold 3MM Tempered Glass Shower Screen for Walk-In Tubs
Do you need a walk-in tub but don't want to give up your shower? No problem. Ella's Bubbles offers a new walk-in tub shower combo. Ella Walk-in Tub Shower Combo Ella walk-in tub shower kits are installed in addition to your your existing bathtub faucet. They have a long shower column that attaches to the [...]

Walk-in tubs for mobile homes

Mobile Outward Swing Door Walk In Tub – 26″ x 45″ (66cm x 114cm)
Many seniors across the United States live in mobile homes these days. These home are compact and efficient but can still have the latest amenities and features like a walk-in bathtub. We’ve noticed an increase in web searches for "Walk-in tubs for mobile homes" and the trend of seniors moving into mobile and modular homes over [...]

Are walk in tubs worth it?

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Ella's Bubbles Offers Unrivaled Luxury in The Walk-In Tub Market The company is looking to serve the $7 trillion Baby Boomer market looking to age in place, in comfort and luxury. Ella's Bubbles is reimagining the walk-in tub as a multisensory therapeutic bathing experience. They integrate leading technologies — such as Infusion® Microbubble Therapy, foot massage, [...]

How often should an elderly person bathe?

how often should an elderly person bathe

A common struggle between seniors and caregivers is often bathing. Many family caregivers struggle with getting an older adult to bathe. Not bathing can cause skin or urinary tract infections. Itchy or strong body odor my develop in seniors that have not bathed often enough. How often do seniors need to bathe to prevent health problems? Seniors may […]

How long does it take to fill a walk-in tub?

how long does it take to fill a walk in tub

How long does a walk in tub take to fill? It only takes about 10 minutes to fill an Ella Walk in Bathtub to a level where it is safe to use the hydro jets (1-2″ above the highest hydro jets) and about 6 minutes more to reach the overflow.  The fill time will vary […]

How Much Does It Cost To Install A Walk-in Tub?

Walk-in tubs are gaining more and more popularity these days due to their numerous advantages over traditional bathtubs. Out of all the reasons, the biggest reason to install a walk-in tub at your home is to reduce the chances of falls and injuries among the elderly that are mostly caused by traditional bathtubs. You'll be [...]

How much does it cost to remove a walk-in tub?

A bath is a beautiful and relaxing experience and is an excellent way to end your day. You can enjoy a hydro massage while reading a good book or sipping a glass of your favorite wine. If you have joint or aches pain, it can help relieve them. It is therefore essential that older adults [...]

Does A Walk-in Tub Add Value To A House?

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Confused about whether or not to add a walk-in tub to your house? As a responsible homeowner, selecting the best style bathtub for your bathroom while staying practical and keeping in mind safety and comfort is very important. This is especially true when it comes to your bathtub and shower. After talking to the leading [...]

Laminate Shower Panels

Capri Dual Massage Walk In Tub with Cultured Marble Shower Walls Panels
Waterproof Laminate DIY Shower & Bathroom Wall Panels & Kits Eliminate the hassle of cleaning tile grout joints. Waterproof laminate bathroom and shower wall panels not only come in a variety of styles like transitional, contemporary or modern but are simple for a DIY homeowner or contractor to install. Even one who has never worked [...]

Acrylic Shower Wall Panels

Travertine Sandstone Matte - Cultured Marble 8PC Panel Shower Wall Surround Pkg 3 - 50% OFF
What are acrylic shower walls? Grout free shower wall panels made of acrylic are available for residential or commercial bathrooms. These wall panels are 3/8” thick, not difficult to cut and come in smooth, subway tile and stone tile looks for the appearance of real tile – without grout joint maintenance. Are acrylic shower panels [...]

PVC Shower Panels

Travertine Sandstone Matte – Cultured Marble 8PC Panel Shower Wall Surround
Are PVC Shower Panels Any Good? PVC shower panels are a durable material, PVC is softer than many other materials used for wall cladding. Compared to cultured marble, ceramic, brick, or stone, PVC can sustain damage or scratch easily. UPVC (Unplasticized Polyvinyl Chloride) is an option for high-quality PVC wall panels. Are PVC Wall Panels [...]

Mobility Products

A walk-in tub can be beneficial to owners of the following mobility assistance products. When You're in The Market for a Wheelchair Ramp, Consider a Walk-in Tub Consumers of wheelchair ramps should also consider a walk in tub because they address similar mobility issues shared by those with limited mobility. If you have trouble getting [...]

Dry Itchy Skin After Bathing

What causes itchy skin after bathing? The most common cause for itching to occur after a shower is dryness of the skin. Dry air, soaps, hot water, can deplete the skin of essential oils and nutrients, making it dry. This makes the nerves more sensitive, causing one to feel itchy. If your skin feels tight and itchy after bathing, you are not the only one experiencing […]

Safety Grab Bars

Our goal is to offer the best accessible bathroom products on the market. To enhance your bathing experience, we offer accessories to provide more comfort or convenience. These walk in tub accessories are designed to fit into most of our walk in tubs or showers. Ella Grab Bars come in polished and brushed in various [...]

Ella Companion Walk In Tub Customer Experience

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It has been 8 months since I replaced my traditional tub with a companion walk-in tub from Ella’s Bubbles, and I’m extremely happy with the results so far. Our bathing experience has been on a whole new level with a rejuvenating spa-like experience. The decision to make the switch came after my husband, 78, slipped […]

Ella’s Bubbles Walk-In Tubs For The Aging Population

Front Entry Outward Swing Door Walk-In Tub – 32″ x 40″ (81cm x 107cm)

A well-designed bathroom with a great tub can be a sort of comfort and pleasure for many homeowners. But, a traditional tub isn’t always the best idea for seniors with disabilities. Anyone with mobility issues or poor balance risks slipping and falling when stepping into a bathtub or shower. Also, a standard tub you lie […]

Walk-in Bathtubs for Seniors

Ultimate Air+Hydro+Independent Foot Massage Walk-In Tub – 30″W x 60″L (76cm x 152cm)

It was about 3 years ago that my dad, Edward, started showing signs of Alzheimer’s Disease. They were subtle at first. He would forget his keys in his car, for example, and then look all over the house to try and find them. He had trouble figuring out how to make his DVD player work […]

Make Bathrooms Safe for Seniors

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How to Make Bathrooms Safe for Seniors We may not like to admit it but, as we get older, the slippery surface of our bathtub becomes more and more of a hazard: according to the National Institute on Aging, out of the one-third of seniors who fall yearly, 80% had their accident in the bathroom. […]

Three Things You Need to Know About the Cost of a Walk-In Tub

Ultimate Air+Hydro+Independent Foot Massage Walk-In Tub – 30″W x 60″L (76cm x 152cm)
There are many factors to consider if you're looking at buying a walk-in tub, but the cost is almost always a primary factor. Many people are ill-informed about the various pricing levels for these tubs, which often results in an unnecessary and unpleasant experience with "sticker shock." It doesn't have to be that way, though. [...]

What Makes Walk-In Bathtubs Safer Than Traditional Tubs?

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Walk-in tubs have become incredibly popular among people with mobility issues, thanks to the high level of safety features they offer than traditional bathtubs. But what aspects make Ella walk-in tubs to be considered safer? Well, below we explore some of the main differentiating safety aspects. Bathtub height The first thing that compromises the safety […]

3 Reasons Why Elderly Parents Need an Ella Walk-in Tub

3 Reasons Why Elderly Parents Need an Ella Walk-in Tub
Caring adult children are well aware that proper in-home care is essential to their elderly parents' well-being. Here’s one such example:  "We (DYI) installed the Ultimate - Inward Swing Door Walk-in Bathtub during a complete bathroom remodel this past January - February 2020. We also installed a curb-less walk-in shower during the same project. The [...]

Removable Stainless Steel & Glass Door

Removable Stainless Steel & Glass Door

Ella bathtubs are designed to maximize relaxation for the bather but we also think convenience is important too. That is why every Ella Acrylic Walk In Bathtub comes with a Removable Stainless Steel & Glass Door. Don’t spend extra time trying to clean hard to reach places, just lift the door off its hinges and […]

2 Person Bathtub

Companion Two Seat Tub, Air + Hydro + Independent Foot Massage 32″x60″ (81cm x 152cm)
2 Person Bathtub: Health benefits and all you need to know There’s nothing more soothing than a warm evening bath with your partner after a very long day. Not only will you get to ease off the stress, but you also get to spend some quality time with the one person you love. Ella’s bubbles [...]

Walk In Shower Base & Kits

Shower Bases walk-in shower bases and kits Ella’s Bubbles offers many types of shower bases to fit your bathroom needs. Furthermore, all our shower bases are pre-leveled (no mudset required) to save installation time and the shower floors include an anti-slip texture to help reduce slippage. Also, our bases come in all different sizes to [...]

Comparison Charts – Gel Coat Walk In Tubs

Important Dimensions Gel Coat Walk-In Tubs Comparison Charts Bariatric 33 Bariatric 35 Deep Front Entry Lay Down Long Low Narrow Short Small Wheelchair Access Dimensions of Tub WxLxH 33x55x41 35x55x41 30x55x46 38x33x40 30x60x22 32x60x38 30x51x41 26x53x40 28x48x40 26x45x40 32x52x41 Dimensions of Crate WxLxH 36x56x42 36x56x42 31x56x48 34x39x41 31x61x24 33x61x40 31x52x42 27x54x42 29x49x43 27x46x43 34x54x49 Extension [...]

Walk-In Bathtub Loans, Insurance, Deductions & Financing

Ella's Bubbles Now Offers Low APR Financing, View our Financing Options and get Approved Today! Featuring the Most Affordable Luxury Walk In Tubs in the Industry Walk-in Bathtubs can be a costly expense, the following are various sources of both government and private financing options available to you depending on your financial situation and location. [...]

Bathing With Dry Skin: Psoriasis

  Psoriasis Overview   How psoriasis develops Psoriasis Overview “Psoriasis is a common skin condition that speeds up the life cycle of skin cells. It causes cells to build up rapidly on the surface of the skin. The extra skin cells form scales and red patches that are itchy and sometimes painful. Psoriasis Overview Psoriasis […]

Is There Financing Available for a Walk-In Tub?

According to statistics, over 375 Americans suffer mild to severe injuries in an attempt to stabilize themselves on various fixtures in their bathrooms every year. Specifically designed to support people with disabilities and the elderly, top-quality acrylic walk-in bathtubs. Ella’s Bubbles walk-in baths come with standard safety and therapeutic features as well as many optional ones and provide bathers with numerous benefits.

Getting the Best Price on a Walk-In Bathtub

Getting the Best Price on a Walk-In Bathtub

Chicago based manufacturer of acrylic walk-in bathtubs Ella’s Bubbles is proud to announce the availability of an incredible array of best-in-class walk-in tubs at the most competitive prices in the nation. Budget-minded homeowners are now given the opportunity to make it easier for their family members, including their aging parents to enjoy a more comfortable, therapeutic, and safer bathing experiences in the comfort of their own home.

Is a Walk-In Tub a Deductible Medical Expense?

A high-quality, jetted and professionally installed walk-in tub is one’s best bet for a rejuvenating and therapeutic spa-like bathing experience in your own home, on a daily basis. For seniors, people with disabilities or mobility issues, a walk-in bathtub becomes an absolute medical necessity, significantly improving their independence, comfort, and well-being in the bathroom.

Will My Insurance Pay For a Walk-In Tub?

The question of whether your insurance will pay for a walk-in tub is not a simple one; rather, it greatly depends on how you approach the issue and the measures you take. A walk-in tub is a helpful and instrumental piece of equipment, which makes bath-time easier, especially for elderly persons with medical conditions. Adults with aging parents will find a walk-in tub highly valuable because of its health and physical benefits. Walk-in tubs are quite expensive, and that is why you should consider seeking the services of your insurance company to cover the costs. An insurance company can come in handy to relieve you of the financial burden associated with purchasing a walk-in tub, but you need to be prepared with the necessary information and details to justify your claim.

Will Medicaid Pay For a Walk-In Tub?

Transfer26 Outward Swing Door Wheelchair Accessible Acrylic Walk-In Bathtub – 26″W x 52″L (66cm x 132cm)

Customers of Ella’s Bubbles frequently ask if Medicaid will pay for a walk-in bathtub. Committed to excellent customer service, Ella’s Bubbles seeks to provide consumers with accurate information about all the avenues of financial assistance available for the acquisition of a world-class therapeutic tub.

What Veterans Benefits Can Be Used on Walk-in Bathtubs?

What Veterans Benefits Can Be Used on Walk-in Bathtubs?

According to statistics corroborated by National Institute on Aging studies, more than a third of people over the age of 65 suffer injuries due to slips and falls each year, and an alarming 81% of these accidents occur during showering and bathing. A top-quality, professionally installed walk-in tub is one of the best preventative measures that can be taken against injuries in the bathroom, which have been found to drastically increase with age.

This specialized and durable home medical equipment is indispensable to aging veterans, with or without disabilities, but may not be affordable for everyone who depends on it for their safety when bathing. Aging and/or disabled veterans as well as their surviving spouses can benefit from financial assistance from the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for the purchase and installation of a walk-in bathtub. Lets take a closer look at what Veterans Benefits can be used on a walk-in tub.

Does a Walk-In Bathtub Qualify for Any Income Tax Deductions?

Ella’s Bubbles strives to provide customers with strategies to make the purchase of a top-of-the-line walk-in bathtub more affordable. Deducting purchase and installation expenses from your taxes can be a key component of such a strategy.

Will Medicare Pay for a Walk-In Bathtub?

Ultimate Air+Hydro+Independent Foot Massage Walk-In Tub – 30″W x 60″L (76cm x 152cm)

  Will Medicare Cover Any of the Cost of a Walk-In Bathtub? Drawing upon vast industry experience, Ella’s Bubbles seeks to educate Medicare recipients about the financial assistance available for the purchase of one of our state-of-the-art walk-in bathtubs. The advantages of a walk-in bathtub for the health and safety of most senior citizens begs […]

A Walk-in Tub is an Accessible Bathing Option for Older Adults

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  Ella’s Bubbles announces Ella Walk-In Bathtubs, the perfect solution for senior Accessibility. The National Institute on Aging (NIA) reports that one in three American seniors fall each year. Moreover, eighty percent of these slip and fall accidents involving seniors happen in the bathroom, the most hazardous room in the home for older people. Installing […]

What is the Best Massage Option on a Walk-In Bathtub – Air, Hydro or Both?

  Ella’s Bubbles offers several different massage jet configurations in our top-of-the-line walk-in bathtubs. Customers may find themselves having to choose, “Do I want air jets or a hydro jets?” What is the difference, anyway? Hydro jets, also known as water jets or whirlpools, are the better-recognized option, found in residential hot tubs and physical […]

New Features Make Your Walk-In Bathtub Safer Than Ever Before

New Features Make Your Walk-In Bathtub Safer Than Ever Before
Ella's Bubbles announces new safety features on Ella Walk-In Bathtubs, making them even better for seniors, handicapped individuals, and everyone. For most people, including seniors, a low threshold entry into a walk in bathtub will work just fine and Ella Walk-In Bathtubs include this important safety feature by design. However, for people with more limited [...]

360° Swivel Tray

Elite Walk-In Tub – 30″ x 52″ (76cm x 132cm)
What is a 360° Swivel Tray? The purpose of a 360° swivel tray is to increase the convenience of your favorite bath time activities. Bring along a cup of your favorite beverage or catch up on that book you’ve been reading as the swivel tray offers the luxury of a place to put them without even [...]

Selecting the Right Size Walk In Tub

How to Choose a Walk In Bathtub
Another big decision you’ll have to make is the size of your walk in bathtub. We offer a variety of sizes to tailor to your specific needs. When picking a size you’ll need to take into account your body type, the water usage of that walk in bathtub, and whether or not you can fit [...]

Ella Walk In Tub Door Shape

Different Types of Doors & Door Selection Options Picking the correct door type is an important detail that you don’t want to overlook. There are ‘U’ shaped doors that sport a modern design, and they’re perfect for the common bather. ‘L’ shaped doors are great for those with mobility issues as they allow for easy [...]

Making Sure Mom and Dad Can Age in Their Own Space

  Ella’s Bubbles takes pride in helping senior citizens achieve the dream of enjoying their golden years in their own home. More than any other age group, seniors enjoy and benefit from the relaxing and restorative properties of hot baths, but traditional bathtubs pose a major hazard for people with limited mobility. Bathroom falls are […]

Upgrade Your Bathtub with an Ella Exclusive Microbubble Therapy Kit

Microbubble Therapy

Chicago, IL-based OEM manufacturer of acrylic walk-in bathtubs Ella’s Bubbles is pleased to provide discerning, health-conscious homeowners with the opportunity to upgrade their bathtub with the cutting-edge Infusion™ Microbubble Therapy universal installation kit, available exclusively through Ella’s Bubbles. Offering a personal spa experience, the Infusion™ Microbubble Therapy kit incorporates a US patented film device that […]

The Benefits of Ella Walk-in Bathtubs for Companion Bathing

Big4Two Two-Seat Outward Swing Door Acrylic Walk-In Bathtub

  Some older couples may not remember the last time that they ran a bath for two. Many modern walk-in bathtubs simply aren’t built for such an experience. This is a shame because seniors can gain so much joy and relaxation from companion bathing. The good news is that Ella’s Bubbles have specially designed bathtubs […]

The New Avant-Garde Therapeutic Bathing Technology – Infusion Microbubble Therapy

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Infusion Microbubble Therapy Walk-In Bathtubs Now Available Online from Ella’s Bubbles

Ellas Bubbles Microbubble Therapy Features for Walk In Tubs with Door and Seat

Ella’s Bubbles is pleased to announce the exclusive online availability of their industry-leading Infusion™ Microbubble walk-in bathtubs featuring Infusion Microbubble Therapy, the patented technology poised to revolutionize the bathing industry. Infusion MicroBubble Therapy, a process which introduces billions of microscopic bubbles into the bath water, increases oxygen content by up to 50% and envelops the […]

Therapeutic Microbubble Baths First Used for Pet Care Gain Popularity in Human Bathing

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Infusion MicroBubble Therapy by Ella's Bubbles Brings a New Wave of Health Benefits to Taking a Bath Microbubble Therapy, a form of bathing which first gained popularity in pet care, has been growing immensely in the home bathing industry in recent years. This is due in large part to the development and promotion of the [...]

Getting the Most for Your Money When Purchasing a Walk-In Tub

Ella's Bubbles offers tips on how to find the walk-in tub that fits your needs best and provides the most value Shopping for a walk-in bathtub can seem like a difficult and stressful task, especially without knowing where and what to look for when trying to find the model with the right features for the [...]

Shower to Walk-In Bathtub Conversion

  New Ella Elite Walk-In Bathtub Installation in Middletown Maryland   Ella Dealer Just Baths, LLC showcases a  finished shower conversion to an Ella Elite Walk-In Bathtub for a happy customer in Middletown, MD 21769. This walk-in tub was professionally installed in December 2018 by Joe Leonard. The installation included removing the old shower stall and replacing it with [...]

Ella’s Bubbles Makes Buying a Walk-In Bathtub Easier with New Comprehensive Purchase Guide

Capri Outward Swing Acrylic Door Walk-In Bathtub
Shopping for a walk-in tub can be a difficult and confusing process with all of the options available and unique bathroom requirements. Making upgrades and renovations at home can be difficult enough without having to worry about all of the different appliance options and their unique specifications. This is especially true when it comes to [...]

10 Tips to Help Make Bathing Safer

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Ella’s Bubbles offers tips and recommendations for increasing bathing safety for those affected by mobility difficulties.

A Perfect Walk-In Tub for Small Spaces

Front Entry Outward Swing Door Walk-In Tub – 32″ x 40″ (81cm x 107cm)
The Ella Front Entry Walk In Tub is a slimmer sized outward swing door walk in bathtub. It’s the perfect size for the averaged sized bather with a smaller bathroom; and has the option of multiple packages. The unique Front Entry Walk In Tub can fit in a narrow space a conventional tub or shower [...]

Scott Matthews & Featured Dealer Landmark Bath Installs a New Ella Elite Walk In Tub

Elite Walk-In Tub – 30″ x 52″ (76cm x 132cm)

]<span data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”display: inline-block; width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height: 0;” class=”mce_SELRES_start”></span> In this video Scott explains some of the features that make Ella Walk-In Tubs unique. Scott demonstrates the Hand Sprayer, Dual Massage Jets, LED Chromatherapy, Ozone Sterilization, Patented 360 Swivel tray, Grab Bars, Thermostatic Temperatures Control. Removable Back rest and more. See why Ella Walk-In Tubs are […]

Investing in Fall Prevention at Home Could Save Seniors the Burden of Large Medical Costs Down the Road

Investing in Fall Prevention at Home Could Save Seniors the Burden of Large Medical Costs Down the Road
  Injuries as a result of falls at home can result in unbearable costs for senior citizens, but with the proper changes at home, such as adding an Ella walk-in tub, the risks can be greatly decreased When it comes to fall related injuries for seniors the statistics are startling, with more than one in [...]

Walk-in Bathtubs From Ella’s Bubbles Offer Cleaner and More Private Home Spa Experience

Lounger Outward Swing Door Walk-In Tub – 27″W x 60″L (69cm x 152cm)

  Owning a walk-in tub brings the benefits of a spa to the home, with added benefits like having more privacy, cleaner bathing, and more control Frequent visits to the spa can have many physical and mental benefits to one’s health. The therapeutic effects of soaking in a warm jetted tub or getting a massage […]

Ella’s Bubbles Offers Home Accessibility Advice to Aging Senior Population

Transfer30 Wheelchair Accessible Walk-In Bathtub – 30″W x 52″L (76cm x 132cm)

  Planning for the future by preparing the home is key to staying healthy and safe, while making a smooth transition into older age, when mobility loss can get in the way of daily life The senior population in the U.S. is rapidly growing. With over 46 million Americans already over the age of 65, […]

Ella’s Bubbles is Debunking Common Walk-In Tub Myths

Elite Walk-In Tub – 30″ x 52″ (76cm x 132cm)
  With the increasing popularity of walk-in tubs, there is a lot of information out there, presenting both the pros and cons of installing one. As more aging seniors and people with mobility loss consider walk-in tubs, they're taking to the internet to research the best and safest ways to continue bathing in the comfort [...]

Handicap Accessible Walk In Bathtubs – Wheelchair

Handicap Accessible Walk In Bathtubs – Wheelchair
Handicapped individuals can live a more independent lifestyle by installing an accessible bathtub in their home. It can also help, enhance bathroom safety and convenience. Handicapped bathtubs come with a wide range of features available today. They are designed with style and accessibility options to accommodate the needs of individuals with physical disabilities or those who [...]

Warm Water Baths in Ella’s Bubbles Walk-In Tubs Can Help Aid in Injury Recovery and Pain Management

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Not only do walk-in tubs help make bathing safer, they also offer benefits such as the therapeutic effects that warm water provides for muscle relaxation, recovery from certain injuries, and helping manage conditions like chronic back pain and arthritis. Whether someone is suffering from temporary or permanent mobility loss due to an injury or aging, [...]

Innovative New Product By Ella’s Bubbles Makes Walk-In Tub Shower Combo Easier Than Ever

Aegis 4-Fold 3MM Tempered Glass Shower Screen for Walk-In Tubs

  This brand new Tempered Glass Walk-In Tub Screen is a superior alternative to regular shower curtains Bathing in a walk-in tub provides a safer, more comfortable bathing experience than traditional tubs, especially for those suffering from mobility issues. Designed with features like inward or outward swinging doors, wheelchair accessible doors, slip resistant materials, and […]

Why the Pros Outweigh the Cons When it Comes to Buying a Walk-in Bathtub

Walk-in tubs from Ella’s Bubbles help make the decision to install a walk-in tub an easy choice.

Another Big4Two Walk In Tub Installed

Big4Two Two-Seat Outward Swing Door Acrylic Walk-In Bathtub
Our new customers in Alaska will be enjoying hot baths in their new Big4Two Walk In Tub exclusively from Ella's Bubbles. We offer several walk in tubs that have two seats so couples can enjoy a relaxing bath together. You will be hard pressed to find these types of walk in tubs for two anywhere [...]

Help Loved Ones Age in Place in a Safer Space With a Walk-in Bathtub from Ella’s Bubbles

How to Choose a Walk In Bathtub

Children with aging parents are choosing Age in Place remodeling to prevent injuries at home.

Ella’s Bubbles Offers Luxurious New Bath Amenities for the Home

Lay Down Inward Swing Door Acrylic Walk-In Tub – 32″W x 72″L (81cm x 182cm)
Ella’s Bubbles is excited to provide shoppers with brand-new bathroom fixtures featuring modern shower doors, and unique and innovative Infusion™ Microbubble therapy and air massage acrylic bathtubs. With hundreds of thousands of users searching and shopping online every day for bath products, industry trendsetting bathroom fixture company Ella’s Bubbles has expanded their offering with new [...]

Aging Safely and Gracefully in the Comfort of Your Own Home With Ella’s Bubbles Walk-In Bathtubs

Growing into old age can be difficult. Tasks that once seemed simple and didn’t get a second thought can start to feel surprisingly challenging and sometimes even impossible to do on one's own. To help seniors ensure they can live where they choose for as long as they can there are strategies for modifying homes [...]

Infusion™ MicroBubble Therapy by Ella’s Bubbles: Elevating the Benefits of Home Spa Bathing to New Levels of Effectiveness, Elegance and Comfort

Infusion™ MicroBubble Therapy by Ella's Bubbles: Elevating the Benefits of Home Spa Bathing to New Levels of Effectiveness, Elegance and Comfort
  Soaking in a warm soothing bath filled with millions of tiny bubbles, smaller than one hundredth of a millimeter in diameter can provide many benefits. Bathing in a regular bath is usually a mundane and tedious task that people feel obligated to do each day, with varying levels of effectiveness. Time spent washing, products [...]

Benefits of Bathing With Your Partner in a Two-Seat Walk-In Bathtub from Ella’s Bubbles

Big4Two Two-Seat Outward Swing Door Acrylic Walk-In Bathtub
In the busy world we live in today, most people tend to consider bathing a chore. However, such an ordinary task can easily be turned into a pleasurable experience when you include your loved one. Life is hectic and filled with all sorts of monotonous tasks, so most people tend to consider bathing a chore. [...]

Ella Elite Hydro+MicroBubble Walk In Bathtub

Ella Elite Hydro+MicroBubble Walk in Bathtub with Heated seat and back, Huntington Brass Fast Fill Faucet was Installed by Hawkins Walkins in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Accessibility Remodeling

Handicap Accessible Walk In Bathtubs – Wheelchair

Baby Boomers are aging and need not just assistive products like walk in tubs with grab bars, but often remodeling services to install them.

Safety Bathtubs For Seniors

Companion Two Seat Tub, Air + Hydro + Independent Foot Massage 32″x60″ (81cm x 152cm)

When you wake up in the morning and want to clean yourself, are you afraid of falling or having an accident in the shower? Have you tried to use store bought shower chairs that are flimsy and unstable? Have you fallen while bathing in the past leaving you in fear that it could happen again? Does the bating process leave you feeling exhausted instead of refreshed? Hand rails are helpful but they don’t come close to solving the problems of people with difficulties using traditional bathing methods. Most common injuries occur in the bathroom for our elder population. Bathing is important for your health and good hygiene. It should not be a difficult event. If you are looking to remain independent as long as possible, you must be able to bathe in a safe and secure manner.

6 Benefits of Walk In Baths

Walk In Tub Reviews, Testimonials, & Feedback

Walk-in baths are a perfect comfort item for seniors and disabled. Bathing is much more than just getting clean for most people. It is a time to spend relaxing and rejuvenating in peace at your home. Comfort and convenience have become the most sought after features in terms of bathing experience. For older people bathing with dignity is very important. That is where walk in baths come into play.

What is the difference between Ella Acrylic and Ella Gel Coat Walk In Bathtubs?

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  What is the difference between Ella Acrylic and Ella Gel Coat Walk in Bathtubs? Acrylic gloss finish is an easy to clean, non porous material vs. gel coat fiberglass tubs which are a spray on gel coat surface.  Ella’s Bubbles offers Acrylic and Gel Coat Walk in Bathtubs, it is important to understand the [...]

Walk In Bathtubs for Disabled

New Features Make Your Walk-In Bathtub Safer Than Ever Before
  Walk In Bathtubs for Disabled and the Aging Population The Baby Boomer generation has started to reach retirement age. With each passing year this generation is aging. Those, born between 1946 and 1964 account for 76 million babies that were born during this time. Over the next 18 years this large segment of our population will [...]

Walk In Tub for Seniors

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  Walk In Tub for Seniors to Remain Living Independently The bathtub is one of the main reasons seniors are forced into assisted living or nursing homes.  You can hire someone to come in and clean the house. You can get services to deliver food. But when it comes to helping seniors in and out [...]

Another Successful Installation of Ella’s Big4Two

Big4Two Two-Seat Outward Swing Door Acrylic Walk-In Bathtub

Before and After Photos of a Walk In Tub Installation by Bobby Harris in Lexington, Kentucky July, 2018.

Ozone Sterilization Technology

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  Ever worry about how to clean out all of the hard to reach places in your walk in bathtub? With Ozone Sterilization your worries will be washed away along with the bacteria and grime that builds up in a bathtub. Ozone is a naturally occurring oxidative that is widely known as a cleaning agent […]

Walk In Bathtub Installation

Ella’s Bubbles Walk-In Bathtubs Are you looking for a more pleasant and hassle-free bathing experience in your home? At Ella’s Bubbles, our walk in bath installer network can help local homeowners upgrade their bathrooms—and their comfort—with professional walk in bath installation services. Our nation wide authorized resellers and professional installer network can work with any bath [...]

Safe Bathing in Style

A walk in tub is an important safety investment. Falling is the leading cause of injury or death among people aged 65 or older. More falls occur as people get in and out of the bathtub or shower than anywhere else in the home. The most dangerous place for older people with disabilities is the bathroom. Hip fractures among older adults are most often caused by falls. At least one person every day dies from falling in the bathtub or shower. These deaths could have been prevented by having a walk in tub installed in the home.

Cheap Walk in Baths

Capri Dual Massage Walk In Tub with Cultured Marble Shower Walls Panels

Cheap walk in baths may not be your best option when it comes to getting a quality product installed correctly in your home. Walk in bathtub prices very greatly from manufacturer to models and features offered.

Bathtub for Disabled Person

Transfer30 Wheelchair Accessible Walk-In Bathtub – 30″W x 52″L (76cm x 132cm)

The most amazing walk in tub is now available with exciting new high tech advancements featuring MicroBubbles. An advancement that is a breakthrough in modern bathing technology. It oxygenates, softens and helps exfoliate the skin through billions of tiny air bubbles. This creates a luxurious spa like experience right in your own home.

Dual Drain Walk-In Bathtubs

Walk In Bathtub – Dual Drain Technology
  At Ella Bubbles, we focus on creating the best bath experience possible. That means taking care of all the inconveniences that come with a traditional bathtub. That is why almost all of our Ella Walk In Bathtubs are equipped with Dual Drain Technology except for mobile and front entry models. Draining the tub has [...]

Walk In Bath Tub Safety Benefits

A walk in bathtub by Ella’s Bubbles, can make bathing enjoyable again for those who have mobility issues due to disability or aging.  Ella’s Bubbles has been improving the quality and convenience of independent seniors or those with accessibility issues with their luxurious walk in tubs since 2005.

Best Walk In Tubs for Seniors

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Are you interested in installing a walk in tub in the bathroom of your home? At Ella’s Bubbles, we can help with your tub selection, making your bath more accessible and convenient. A complete bathroom remodel may not be necessary and we can recommend the best solution for your needs. A walk in tub can often be installed in the same footprint as your existing tub or shower.

Accessible Bathtubs for Handicapped Persons

Transfer26 Outward Swing Door Wheelchair Accessible Acrylic Walk-In Bathtub – 26″W x 52″L (66cm x 132cm)

Mobility challenged individuals can live a more independent lifestyle by installing an accessible bathtub in their home. It can also help, enhance convenience and bathroom safety. Handicapped bathtubs come in a wide range of features on the market today. They are designed with style and accessibility options to accommodate the needs of individuals with physical disabilities or those who are just looking for a soothing way to relax and unwind.

Discount Walk in Tubs

To help seniors avoid slipping or falling issues, one of the best additions you can make to the bathroom is a walk in tub. Walk in tubs are bath tubs that make is easy to enter without stepping over the side by way of a water tight door that is easy to open, close and maneuver through. These convenient bathroom add-ons can allow someone to stay in their home longer, be self sufficient, and enjoy their lives, without needing someone to assist them as often. Accessible or walk in tubs also provide comforting relief from muscle or joint aches and pains, and can be relatively easy to add to an existing bathroom.

2 Person Bath

Big4Two Two-Seat Outward Swing Door Acrylic Walk-In Bathtub

2 person bath is a bathtub that is larger to hold two people simultaneously.

Walk In Bathtubs for Seniors Prices

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Walk In Bathtubs for Seniors Prices Can Vary Depending on a Number of Options and Variables. On average, homeowners pay a wide range of prices for professionally installed walk-in bathtubs depending on the installation variables and the features included with the tub. Benefits of Installing a Walk-In Tub for Seniors & Handicap: Accessibility, especially for [...]

Accessible Bathroom

New Features Make Your Walk-In Bathtub Safer Than Ever Before
Ella’s Bubbles has been manufacturing walk in tubs since 2005. Our tubs are made from the highest quality materials. All of our tubs are assembled and completely jetted in the USA using UL Certified parts from our close partners in California. We have Walk in Tubs to fit all applications, and it is our guarantee [...]

Walk-in Tub Prices

  How Much Does It Cost To Install a Walk In Bathtub? Walk in tub prices can vary greatly. Read the following article to learn what you need to look for when making a decision on a walk in tub for your home. Many things do not come as easily to do as we age. […]

Ella Ultimate Acrylic Walk-In Spa Bath with Foot Massage

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The Ella Ultimate Acrylic Walk-In Spa Bath with Foot Massage is equipped with a special foot massage feature that helps to rejuvenate tired leg muscles and aching feet. Removable patented 360° swivel tray for holding drinks or other items, Hydro and Air massage features to relax sore muscles, Heated Seat provides soothing comfort, and Chromatherapy [...]