A standardized drain diameter for a bathtub drain is around 1 and a half inches. Non-standard drain diameters such as antique bathtubs and vintage bathtubs will typically have slightly smaller drains measuring 1 ⅜ inch but you can use a reducer washer to fit the 1.5-inch pipework.
If you move into a home without a shower curtain, or you’ve had your bathroom renovated and the curtain rail removed, then you face the task of installing a new curtain rail and deciding how high you should hang a shower curtain.
Once you have established that you need a new toilet flapper, you will discover that there are two sizes available. These are the 2-inch toilet flapper and the 3-inch toilet flapper.
When you look at the majority of grout and tile color combinations in bathrooms and kitchens, you’d be forgiven to think that they only come in neutral colors.
If you’re trying to decide between colored or white bath towels for your bathroom, here you’ll find some useful tips for choosing the best color towels for your space. We will weigh the pros and cons of both white and colored towels so you can have a relaxing bubble bath with the right towel color.
Whether you’re about to remodel your bathroom or just looking for a new shower curtain for your stall shower, this task can often be overlooked. Compact or narrow bathrooms don’t have full size tubs, so it makes sense to opt for a stall shower instead. Such stalls save space and best of all, they are convenient to use.
Here we will break down the different parts of a bathroom sink and explain what purpose they have and how they work. You can also find this awesome 3D diagram of the major bathroom sink parts below.
Shower rods come in three standard sizes. These are 41 inches, 60 inches, and 72 inches. To find out which size you need in your bathroom, measure in a straight line from one side wall in your bathroom to the opposite parallel wall.
Doorless showers were once a symbol of a luxury home, but they have now become more affordable and so are working their way into more mainstream bathroom design. Find the specific size for a doorless walk-in shower door below.
A shower niche is also known as a shower cubby or a shower recess. It is a hollowed-out area of the shower wall which is waterproofed and typically tiled over, creating a perfect shelf and storage nook for you to house your soap, shampoo, and razor. Learn below the specific sizes of a shower niche.
The rough-in plumbing cost for the whole bathroom is about between $2000 to $5000. Factors that may affect the cost include the bathroom size, fixture numbers, your location, the reputation and experience of your plumber.
Drilling a well is typically a big expense, with the national average cost of drilling a well coming out at around $9000. However, assuming your well provides you with potable water, then you will have free water for many decades.