People that remodel always have the fun option to pick out there own personal whirlpool. When make such a decision and take your time. If you feel pressured into such a long and expensive decision your making the wrong choice. Listen to your inner ear when shopping. Some key point about going forth with buying a whirlpool type bathtub instead of a normal bathtub. One, make sure once you find a style to get the specs and have a plumber over to see if this tub will fit. it needs to be plumbing friendly or its the wrong tub. Second, make sure the floor can hold the tub. Heavy whirlpool tubs need a reinforcement floor added. Third, Have fun shopping and good luck.