Don’t Build A House Without Bathtubs

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As an architect, of course I have strong feelings about elements that should never be left out of any home building project.

For example, I believe that no home should be built without bathtubs.

I know, bathtubs sounds like a strange thing to be so concerned about, but it is true.

I always advise my clients, regardless of their age or the kind of home they are building, to not even consider building a home without bathtubs.

When they ask me why I can usually give a pretty strong defense of bathtubs.

Bathtubs do something for a bathroom and for a home that ordinary showers without bathtubs cannot do.

Bathtubs give the people of a home the ability to have a quiet place of refuge to relax and unwind at the end of a hard day or week.

Think about how great it feels to take a hot shower at the end of a long and cold day.

Now think about how much nicer it would be to soak in a hot bathtub for thirty minutes instead.

Sounds nice right?

I’m convinced about bathtubs in every home because I am convinced that we are far too busy and far too stressed out as a society.

I am convinced that we could all, men, women and children alike, use a little bit of space and quiet away from the rest of the world.

I’ll admit that I hadn’t utilized the pleasures of bathtubs until just a few years ago when my family and I moved into a new house and my wife insisted upon bathtubs in every room of the house for our kids.

I agreed during the building process and within weeks after moving in I was trying out the bathtubs for myself and realizing how truly amazing they were.

In all my years of living I had yet to find something as relaxing and truly peaceful as spending time in water filled bathtubs.

So if you are thinking about building a home or just of buying an already built home, do so with caution.

Do not let yourself buy or build a home without bathtubs.

You have no idea what you’re missing if you don’t have them.

I guarentee you, bathtubs are a necessary element for every house.

They add a special space for people to get away, relax and unwind.

So don’t even think about owning a home without one or more bathtubs.