Bathtubs add a great balance of form and function. While all bathtub materials are great, tin bathtubs are even better. They give a modern and contemporary feel and because of their unique material, they are a statement in themselves. They are also a more practical option as compared to other bathtubs. For starters, tin bathtubs are sturdier so they last longer. They are also much cheaper than other bathtubs and are a more economical choice, but they add value to your home if you ever decide to sell it.
9 types of Tin Bathtubs
Here are 9 types of tin bathtubs that you can get for your home.
1. Rustic Charmer Tin Bathtub
Get the old school vibe with your tin bathtub. Maybe you can add a canopy around it to give it that rustic feel. So, you can simply choose a bathtub with a less finished look. Make sure that the surroundings add to its rustic aura. For instance, you could make your bathroom wall out of brick or stone. It will go perfectly with it! You can even place it outdoors for a more authentic feel.
2. Timeless Tin Bathtub
While we all love a classic, a smarter option would be to invest in a timeless tub that never goes out of style. All you need to do is maybe remodel your existing one to make it look more stylish. Don’t make it too edgy though because you might want to change it after some time. It should be simple and classy.
3. Painted Tin Bathtub
If you want to go a step further, then you may want to paint your tin bathtub. It will be fun and playful. Be experimental in your choice of colors. You can paint it a bright color if you wish to liven up the space.
However, if you want to a classy, look go for a white. It’ll give your tub a smooth finish. Pair it with wooden flooring and you’re good to go!
4. Angled Tin Bathtub
Make a statement with your tin bathtub by getting an angled one. It’ll give your space that edge. The best part about angled tin bathtubs is that they are super flexible when it comes to style. They go with practically any flooring and accessories. These kind of tubs also look a lot more fun as compared to the ordinary shape. They definitely add character to any space.
5. Outdoor Tin Bathtub
These ones are our personal favorite! There’s something fairytale-ish about outdoor tin bathtubs, especially if they are made of tin! Put it in the backyard with a canopy for privacy or just let it be out in the open. Your bathtub will look even more charming when placed in a natural scenic environment and tin just seems to do the trick!
6. Modern Tin Bathtub
Modern tin tubs are simple and classy. There is no fuss about them. The tub is plain and has no added embellishments. Its simplicity is a statement in itself. This kind of bathtub will look great in a modern setting. If that’s the vibe you want to go for, then this bathtub is ideal for you.
7. Elevated Tin Bathtub
For a dramatic feel, give your tin bathtub some elevation. You can use any material to elevate it, whether it’s wood or some other one. Not only will this make getting into the bathtub a lot easier for you, but it also gives it a more complete and finished look. You won’t have to do much else to the space because this will be a bold look in itself.
8. Round Tin Bathtub
Picture a round tin bathtub. Doesn’t it give you an industrial feel? We’ve got to admit, round tin bathtubs have a vibe of their own. They also have other benefits such as more space and a more fun look. It will give you a feel of the olden times and you can always pair it with a net canopy for an even more old school look.
9. Pedestal Tin Bathtub
The pedestal tin bathtub is a style of a standing tub. It consists of tiny raised legs on which the metal tub sits. Not only does this give the tub extra height, but it also adds a vintage look to it. This tub is practical if you prefer tubs, which are covered from the sides.
The Bottom Line
Each of these 9 tin bathtubs is chic and trendy and will up your décor game. Choose one that’s most in line with your space and go for it! Finally, you’ll have a rustic bathroom to call your own.
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