Raised basin bathtubs: For those that prefer drama & decorative styling in the bathroom, opt for a raised tub. Claw feet tubs, are gorgeous and dramatic. Raised basin bathtubs look best in bathrooms that have plenty of space around them. If choosing this type of tub, consider the safety of getting in and out of the tub. Often time’s people will use a step stool to get in and out, especially if young children will utilize the tub as well.