Better Living Design (BLD)
Better Living Design is a sensible design approach to improve how homes are designed, built and remodeled in America. The BLD Institute promotes, educates and encourages wide adoption of Better Living Design practices.

Services Provided
design consulting

Areas Served
Contact: Richard Duncan
Location: 1854 A Hendersonville Rd.
Asheville, NC 28704
Typical Job Costs: $5,000 - 1 million
Commented: Shower Leaks: Curbed vs Curbless It is entirely possible to create leak-free showers of any type, including curbless showers (which are our favorite - very classy with great utility). Whether you use a single circular drain or a tren...
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Commented: Do I replace the shower pan if I am retiling a shower? I agree that taking out old (even if not leaking) tile or pans back to the studs and flooring is the best plan. Then install all new, modern, plumbing, fixtures, etc. No way to cheap out on that witho...
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Commented: Any problems with water leaking out with curbless shower? size of the shower and direction of the shower head are two primary factors in splashing. Linear drains will keep water from running out, but then a good, single, circular drain is also just fine. Jus...
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Better Living Design (BLD) commented on a story: Baby Boomers Are Making Remodeling Changes With Aging in Mind