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The No-Threshold Shower: Accessibility With Style
"bath and shower for an elegant addition to any home... zero-threshold showers are now stylish additions to any home. Adding a curbless shower is... into the shower without stepping over a threshold or tripping over a sill? Once considered... zero-threshold shower can improve accessibility and your quality of life, especially if someone... Sv650kd - No, there's no requirement in California for a curb or a dropped floor. We..."
Learn the Lingo of Drapery Rods and Accessories
Understanding these drapery hardware options is essential to window treatments that hang properly and look polished
"favorite rod is the return rod. xo xo I need help. I am using a normal curtain in my... of that rod hung over the wall bracket for the main curtain rod. The blackout curtains... put your rods at different heights. @jsmith2: By no stretch of the imagination do... simple rod, where can I purchase?? help Bed Bath and Beyond has a return rod much... window rods have come a long way, what I have been looking for is a decorative rod..."
7 Reasons Why Your Shower Floor Squeaks
No one wants to deal with a squeaky fiberglass shower floor. Here's what might be happening and how to fix it
"No one wants to deal with a squeaky fiberglass shower floor. Here's what might be... squeaking shower floor. Because there are so many reasons your floor could be squeaking... acrylic shower base from ever getting started. Here's what to watch out for.... need a shower pan. Why not just continue the tile into the shower. Much easier for... hundreds of shower pans and close to 50 schulter showers and I don't work for Schluter..."
Designer Trick: Take Your Shower Tile to the Ceiling
"in your shower to give your bath a light and lofty feel... there are no rules in design, so there is no right or wrong way in laying your tile in... taking your shower tile entirely to the ceiling will lift your space and make it feel larger... install a shower that works best visually for them.... Down with shower curtains and rods. drnd - not me :) I love crescent rods & being able... things. No towelbars (and who wants to drill into marble!). Shower leaks when 2 of..."
18 Knockout Ideas for Wooden Floor Showers
Look to an often-forgotten material choice for shower floors that radiate beauty in almost any style bathroom
"choice for shower floors that radiate beauty in almost any style bathroom... probably the shower floor. After all, the idea that our feet should stand on tile or fiberglass... we're showering is so ingrained in us — why would anyone assume they have more options... floor shower. It's an elegant upgrade to the materials of yore, and much more versatile... of the shower and cleaning it. No more than 10 minutes every week or two though, depending..."
Convert Your Tub Space Into a Shower — Choosing Accessories
Step 5 in swapping your tub for a sleek new shower: Pick the right niches, benches and bars for the best showering experience
"sleek new shower: Pick the right niches, benches and bars for the best showering experience... make your shower safer or more enjoyable. You should consider storage for shower necessities... touches on a shower. Extra care is needed in these last steps — you don't want to undo all... making your shower completely waterproof. Depending on the type of wall tile or stone used... precise drilling may be needed to anchor wall supports for benches or shelves. Before..."
Doorless Showers Open a World of Possibilities
Universal design and an open bathroom feel are just two benefits of doorless showers. Here's how to make the most of these design darlings
"doorless showers. Here's how to make the most of these design darlings... tub, no door, no curtain, no threshold. The entire time I was there, I never mastered... in the shower, which was just a handheld faucet and a grate in the floor — no tub... an open shower. On a French-class trip to Paris at the innocent age of 14, I arrived... Doorless showers have become a design darling in recent years. Not only do they create..."
Finishing Touches: Pro Tricks for Installing Fixtures in Your Tile
Cracked tile, broken drill bits and sloppy-looking fixture installations? Not when you follow these pro tips
"broken drill bits and sloppy-looking fixture installations? Not when you follow these... A shower's tile layout can depend on how your fixtures and lights meet the tile.... technique, drill bit and blade for every type of material. Whether you're working with... that shower trim if the shower trim has no seal gasket around it. Much of my advise... to test drill a hole or two before drilling the final tile. Practice on scrap tile..."
10 Stylish Options for Shower Enclosures
One look at these showers with glass block, frameless glass, tile and more, and you may never settle for a basic brass frame again
"these showers with glass block, frameless glass, tile and more, and you may never... surround your shower. Whether you go for framed or frameless, or with no enclosure at all... A shower is one of the first things you notice when you step into a bathroom, so... brighter, a shower curtain can look good. I did a tiled shower with a curtain rod large... about #8 - no enclosure. I think I would be cold with no door at all, so is it possible..."
How to Build a Better Shower Curb
Work with your contractors and installers to ensure a safe, stylish curb that keeps the water where it belongs
"for a shower — and might save you thousands of dollars down the road. A shower curb... ing a shower without soaking the entire bathroom floor comes down to the ever-important... build a shower curb and what products to use can get complicated. But getting the curb... should be no higher than any stair riser in your home. It should be low enough to step... that the shower curb is at least two inches higher than the drain, but these measurements..."
How to Settle on a Shower Bench
We help a Houzz user ask all the right questions for designing a stylish, practical and safe shower bench
"double shower, you may want your bench to seat two. If you have a tiny shower, sometimes... walk-in shower asks, "Is there any guidance out there regarding placement of shower... The shower's footprint and how the bench will be used often provide the best answer... bathrooms and showers as well as shower niches, shower-benches, bathtub surroundings and... watertight Showers, bathtub surrounds Shower benches, Shower niches and many things more..."
How to Design an Accessible Shower
"designing a shower for someone in his or her golden years, remember that this person may... so a shower space should be generously sized and include room to enter with an extra... accessible shower does not need to lack in style, as these examples show. Being proactive... your next shower renovation means you can include some or all of these features, even... proper shower construction - you most likely have no business building the shower..."
Convert Your Tub Space to a Shower — the Planning Phase
"sleek new shower: Get all the remodel details down on paper... dream shower can often become a reality only if it fits into the footprint of a dated... walk in shower, but no room. I did get a hand-held shower head plus a rain shower.... they have no business waterproofing showers in my opinion. When all showers require... clear shower glass. We built a shower in the basement with 6x8" tile on the walls... and tiny shower. Soon: large glass-faced, curbless shower with a beautiful view of..."
Convert Your Tub Space to a Shower — the Fixtures-Shopping Phase
Step 2 in swapping your tub for a sleek new shower: Determine your mechanical needs and buy quality fixtures
"sleek new shower: Determine your mechanical needs and buy quality fixtures... shop for shower fixtures, it's important to understand the basics of shower controls... of the shower fixture and is usually made of brass. The fitting will get hooked up... into the shower, but you can work this out by test fitting ahead of time.... pieces (shower head, shower head holder and shower handle) were plastic with a chrome... 1) The shower rough-in valve leaked upon first test of the shower hot mop pan. When..."
Convert Your Tub Space Into a Shower — Waterproofing and Drainage
Step 4 in swapping your tub for a sleek new shower: Pick your waterproofing materials and drain, and don't forget to test
"sleek new shower: Pick your waterproofing materials and drain, and don't forget to test... your new shower, you can start planning its construction — the bones of the job. There... build a shower. Which one is right for your new bathroom? Of course, local planning... building a shower in your town. Don't stop there, though. Look up the Tile Council of... under your shower's waterproofing system. After a flood test the shower floor should..."