Showers
Shower Pipe Sizes
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If you are looking to replace your shower head, then you will need to know the size of your shower pipe to ensure the new head you choose is going to be compatible with it. Here we look at standard shower pipe size and correlating standard shower thread size.

How High Do You Hang a Shower Curtain
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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.

9 Stall Size Shower Curtains for a More Enjoyable Showering Experience
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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.

Standard Shower Rod Size
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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 Walk In Shower Dimensions
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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.

Shower Niche Dimensions
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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.

What Color Shower Curtain with Blue Walls: 7 Great Options
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Blue is a color that emits a soothing and calming effect. When utilized for the bathroom walls, you can create a relaxing atmosphere. But the question is, what color shower curtain goes with blue walls?

Shower Pan Sizes
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The shower pan does the important job of directing all water from the shower down the bathroom drain. For this reason, during installation, shower pans are slightly tilted so that they are on a slope. This way, all excess water from the shower easily rolls off it and right into the drain. It functions just the way a funnel would, in channeling water in the right direction.

Shower Curb Height
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A lot of homeowners opt for a standalone shower in their bathroom. The good news is that there are several ways to create one in your bathroom. However, it is vital that you understand the several parts of a shower area, including the shower curb.

Zero Entry Showers
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If you are thinking of a cost-effective way to renovate your bathroom, then you should consider zero-entry showers. Most people are perplexed by the term “zero-entry showers” because they start wondering how to enter the shower if it has zero entries. However, these showers are also known as curb-less showers or low-threshold showers.  From these names, one can deduce that showers without any elevated entry points are called Zero Entry Showers. These do not require stepping over any walls or barriers.

Shower Handle Height
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When installing a shower, it is best to follow the recommended shower handle height. Remember, a shower valve and spout that is too low can be uncomfortable. On the other hand, if you place them at a higher spot, some users may not be able to reach them properly. So, what is the standard shower handle height?

Cast Iron VS Acrylic Shower Pans
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A lot of homeowners opt for pre-made shower bases, like shower pans, instead of installing tiles because of the benefits they provide. Aside from being inexpensive, they are also easy to install. Plus, you can pick from a variety of materials such as cast iron and acrylic.