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dharmadm

I wanted an open shower, and got one without the term wet all over. We designed a shower stall with one glass backsplash which separates the shower and toilet, it has a 4-6 inch "step over" into the shower, drain in center and a small splash guard in the corner. The door was getting wet and I was concerned about swelling, so we purchased one of those corner glass shelves turned it sideways and voila. (That's was my brilliant idea One of many) House is small 1940 bungalow type so bathroom is approx 8x7 at the most

It works great, no ugly or even pretty shower curtain necessary.

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Done AndGone

I have a small bathroom and I need to turn it into a caregiver bathroom. To open up more space between the sink and the tub, I replaced the medicine cabinet with a flat mirror and I ordered a sink like #6. Should be installed within the next week! :)

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qchomekeeper

I stayed at a lovely bed in breakfast in Quebec that had what seems to be what is being described as a "wet bath" -- fully tiled bathroom with an open shower, etc. But it wasn't wet at all. It was so simple and convenient that I decided I'd like the same at home. I was searching for design ideas when I stumbled on this article and was surprised by the complaints.

Like other commenters have said, I think it depends on the layout/design and the size/shape you have to work with. The bathroom that I used had a showerhead that was at the far end of the shower entrance area and a tiled wall separated it from the toilet. The floor was heated and slightly sloped toward the drain - which was not near the toilet. The toilet, towels, toilet paper everything was as dry as in any other bathroom with a steamy shower. I believe there was a ventilation fan as well. I think the shower was the walk right-in type but perhaps there was a small curb, but I don't think so. If I find a photo, I will post it.

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