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Schluter Systems

Fantastic information, we're very proud to produce a range of drainage systems to suit many applications. http://www.schluter.co.uk/drains-and-shower-systems.aspx including the very popular KERDI-LINE-D invsible linear drain.


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VIM Products, Inc. - Level Entry Shower System™

We recommend a 4-way pitch to a center drain. Most showers incorporating linear drains require that the entire wet floor area be tilted in one direction, toward the drain. This one-way pitch makes it difficult to achieve a level entry at the threshold, especially if the drain is to the left or right hand side of the shower area. In the case of linear drains, if the drain is placed at the front threshold the drain is being counted upon to catch all of the shower water otherwise there will be water into the bathroom. If the linear drain is placed on the back wall of the shower the contractor, in most cases, will be required to cut or notch the structural floor supports and/or elevate the entire bathroom floor. There are also stability and safety issues to be considered with a one-way pitched shower floor. We strongly feel that an even pitch to a center drain is better structurally and for safety reasons.

Check out the Level Entry Shower System™ from VIM Products to learn more! We offer 8 stylish Drain Designs in 5 durable finishes!


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primal4321

flooring idea with curved tile

   

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