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Green and Clean: Ecofriendly Tub and Shower Surrounds
Keep your bathroom beautiful and your footprint green with long-lasting, ecofriendly surface materials
"your bathroom beautiful and your footprint green with long-lasting, ecofriendly... bathing or showering should be special, taking place in a pleasurable and healthy environment... architecture and design we love transmit and communicate our work with groups and people... to seal and protect the plaster and all have their pros and cons. If sealed with a... takes time and expertise to apply, but is very practical when it comes to upkeep and longevity..."
How to Design an Accessible Shower
"safer and easier with universal design features in the shower and bathroom... so a shower space should be generously sized and include room to enter with an extra... designing a shower for someone in his or her golden years, remember that this person may... 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..."
8 Stunning and Soothing Shower Designs
Step into these brave bathroom designs, from Roman inspired to supermodern, and let the ideas wash over you
"brave bathroom designs, from Roman inspired to supermodern, and let the ideas wash... for the shower such as rain heads, body jets, steam showers and hand wands allow you... soothing and meditative shower, to a Roman bathhouse-inspired space — to see how designers... special shower base under the tile. Bathroom floor and shower floor seem to be the... a wall shower, and a light overhead. The shower is about 4'x6' and completely tiled..."
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... chosen and tile and grout picked for your new shower, you can start planning its... build a shower. Which one is right for your new bathroom? Of course, local planning... office and see what the requirements are for building a shower in your town. Don't... Terrazzo Tile and Marble Association of Canada's guidelines for shower planning...."
Convert Your Tub Space Into a Shower — the Tiling and Grouting Phase
Step 3 in swapping your tub for a sleek new shower: Pick the right tile and test it out, then choose your grout color and type
"sleek new shower: Pick the right tile and test it out, then choose your grout color and... beautiful showers and learn more about how to get tile, grout and edging details right... waterproof and tile your shower can help you can ask the right questions when interviewing... about your shower project before selecting a grout. Tiling and grouting are hard to... every shower build. What kind of tile should you choose? Where should you get it..."
Dream Spaces: Spa-Worthy Showers to Refresh the Senses
In these fantasy baths, open designs let in natural light and views, and intriguing materials create drama
"light and views, and intriguing materials create drama... fantastic showers are a different animal — in many of them, solid walls and opaque barriers... term “shower stall” often conjures a utilitarian, single-person spot meant for one... light and views, making an everyday wash an exhilarating experience. Take a look... cleaning. and dusting, and cleaning, and rubbing, and cleaning, and waxing, and cleaning..."
3 Shower Sound Systems That Beat Your Clunky Old Radio
Stream music, radio and podcasts — and even take phone calls — right in your shower, with wireless and water-resistant sound systems
"radio and podcasts — and even take phone calls — right in your shower, with wireless... music and radio in the shower have been around for decades. First came waterproof... quality of shower-based programming, and for several reasons. First, you can listen to... calls.) And finally, there’s the continuation factor — the shower sound can be a c... before and after your shower. The great thing about Bluetooth is that any Bluetoo..."
Why to Put Your Tub in the Shower
Save space, cleanup time and maybe even a little money with a shower-bathtub combo. These examples show how to do it right
"cleanup time and maybe even a little money with a shower-bathtub combo. These examples show... in the shower may be an unexpected idea, but it's a solid one and a growing trend... your new bathroom? Take a look at these examples and learn what questions to ask your... trend in bathroom design. Sure, it looks great, but what does it mean from a practical... kids (and grown-ups) can splash all they want in the tub without having to worry..."
Designer Trick: Take Your Shower Tile to the Ceiling
"in your shower to give your bath a light and lofty feel... make your bathroom feel larger. Most of us don't have the grand bathrooms shown to us... size of bathroom. Whether large or small, taking your shower tile entirely to the... space and make it feel larger. I believe there are no rules in design, so there... I use and have been happy with the outcome. In some instances it works; for others... install a shower that works best visually for them...."
What to Use for the Shower Floor
"Underfoot: Shower Tiles, Mosaics, Teak Slats and Pebbles... slope and slip resistance. Let's take a look at some Houzz showers to see how they... for the shower floor? This surface is an important detail that shouldn't be overlooked... steam shower walls and ceiling, and matte porcelain tile for the shower floor. For... floor and shower walls. Non-porous, easy to clean and maintenance-free. We are... walls and the floor. We love it and would like to duplicate it. Thanks in advance..."
How to Choose Tile for a Steam Shower
In steamy quarters, tile needs to stand up to all that water and vapor in style. Here's how to get it right the first time
"water and vapor in style. Here's how to get it right the first time... generator and control pad. Building a steam shower requires a new and complete system... steam shower requires more care to construct than the average shower. There is much... steam showers, no special inspections on vapor management and no safety net for the end... skilled shower builder and following the recommendations from the Tile Council of North..."
Accent Tile Stands Out in the Shower
"palette in a bathroom can be downright overwhelming. Also, it can be downright bank-breaking... is in a shower stall. The rest of your tile needs can be met with something less expensive... stripes Bath shower Accent tiles can help give your shower some style and personality. Another... lovely bathrooms - after seeing these and a couple episodes of "Holmes on Homes" last... out my bathrooms and redo them! I love the idea of using tile to create a 'painting'..."
Bathroom Ideas: Shower Curtain or Shower Doors?
Is glass or a curtain the perfect partner for your shower-bath combo? Here are 5 good reasons for each bathroom solution
"for your shower-bath combo? Here are 5 good reasons for each bathroom solution... separate shower enclosure and bath, you’ve probably decided on a combined shower-bath... with a shower curtain or glass shower doors to enclose it? Some of us might gravitate... each of shower curtains and glass doors.... the type and angle of the shower head, and put the shower controls on the opposite (open)... of the shower curtain! Yay! I want to get in and out of the shower and throw the curtain..."
Bathroom Remodel Insight: A Houzz Survey Reveals Homeowners’ Plans
Tub or shower? What finish for your fixtures? Find out what bathroom features are popular — and the differences by age group
"ub or shower? What finish for your fixtures? Find out what bathroom features are... popular — and the differences by age group... planning a bathroom remodel or already in the process of one about their needs and desires... Older and younger generations often have widely differing viewpoints. But who knew... knew bathrooms could be so divisive? In a recent Houzz survey, we asked homeowners... young and old homeowners tended to fall into two clear groups...."
Light-Happy Changes Upgrade a Small Bathroom
Glass block windows, Starphire glass shower panes and bright white and blue tile make for a bright new bathroom design
"glass shower panes and bright white and blue tile make for a bright new bathroom... plaguing this bathroom when a mother and her 9-year-old daughter moved into their home. For... disaster, and the electrical system was old and potentially dangerous. Needless to... beautiful and functional bathroom. Local builder Bill Fry tackled the project, with help... color. Bathroom at a Glance Who lives here: A mother and her daughter, who's in fourth..."