Bathtubs are great for something that you cannot get in a shower; soaking. In today’s fast-paced world ask yourself how often this happens, most people much prefer a refreshing shower to sitting in dirty water. Tub to shower conversions in San Antonio is a great way to update your existing bathroom, you will be delighted with the comfort, enjoyment, and ease of use.
Walk-in showers are becoming very popular, recent surveys indicate that in the last three years alone the number of homeowners that prefer and want a walk in shower has increased by a full ten percent. When you complete a tub to shower conversion your home value increases along with the enjoyment you will get.
What type of shower will work best?
There are a few different styles of showers to be considered:
* Shower stall: A shower stall is perfect if you simply want to make use of the tub space. Most prefabricated shower stalls include built-in seating and shelves. A shower stall will typically have a lip or curb to ensure the water does not escape from the enclosure. You have the option of installing a shower curtain or one of a number of different types of doors.
* Tiled showers: A prefabricated shower stall is complete with walls, curb, and floor; this is not the case with tiled showers. When making a tiled tub to shower conversion you have the opportunity to coordinate the design throughout the room using tiles and accessories of your choice.
* Showers without a curb: If a tub to shower conversion is being done with an elderly person in mind; curbless entry makes it easier. Under any circumstances, curbless showers have a very modern look to them; it allows the same flooring to be used throughout the room.
Tub to shower conversions in San Antonio take careful planning to ensure that the plumbing and drains are correct. When you hire a professional you can rest assured that the work will be done correctly.
Tub to shower conversions in San Antonio is very popular. To discuss what work has to be done and what style shower is most suitable you are invited to contact Shaw Company Remodeling or visit www.shawcoremodeling.com.