When you want all the essential components for building a bathroom shower, then you need to read this post that has the links to give you all the required information! Here is where you will find what it will take to build a shower. You will be taken through the process and given access to everything you will need to know to do your custom shower.
Build Bathroom Shower
When it comes to creating a shower you have many different options:
- Looking at Building Custom Shower.
- Have a Schluter Shower Installation.
- Do a Ceramic Tile Shower Installation.
- What about Building Shower Niche.
- Consider Building a Shower Base.
Looking at Building a Custom Shower
This post will take you step by step to understand why you need to know your budget limit to create that unique custom shower that you want to create. The type of shower that you want by its shape and location in the bathroom that you would be designing. I will talk about whether you need to remove or add new walls to accommodate for the custom shower that your planning on having and what would be required to make it happen. The actual shower designs you can or would consider building give you exactly what you are expecting. Another consideration is the type of door system you wish to use the custom shower that you design. Features such as a totally custom door that you may need or want to the advantages of using pre-existing shower door systems that exist at your local stores for a much lower cost to you.
Have a Schluter Shower Installation
Whenever you use the Schluter system for a shower install, there are a few things you should know. In this post for Schluter shower installation, you will get the proper breakdown of how to do it without creating mistakes that could lead you to major problems down the road with leakage. I have also included a Schluter installation video showing you the steps of applying the kerdi to the walls. You will have the explanation of the proper thin-sets to use and how to use them. Having a step by step pictures will make your installation so much easier to get your shower ready for the tiling stage of your project.
In this post, you will learn what you need to know to prep and cement your tiles to the walls and floor to receive a proper installation. You will see how to prepare your walls before you start. How to pick your wall tiles and border tiles for the shower you are about to do. The best order in which to lay the tiles to make the job easier and better for overall appearance before you start to tile the shower. If your wall and border tiles are not of the same thickness, you will get useful tips to get them all even on the wall with no lip edge.
You will go through the steps of how to tile the walls to get that professional finish. Setting up with how to tile the shower floor to get the best look all the way where you’ll go through the procedure of how to tile the ceiling in your shower.
What about Building Shower Niche
When you want to add a niche to your shower, there are a few things you need to know which I’ll cover by a two-part post on how to build a niche from scratch. You will look at what it takes to have a niche using pre-existing wall structures to deal with to create one. On the second part, you will learn all about the wall preparation required to get started just before you move into the waterproofing stage. I’ll explain the waterproofing step under typical conditions, and then you will learn the tips on how to rectify the waterproofing for when a tile change or pattern is introduced to alter the job. That means you will see first hand how to change the niche to fit the new tile layout to get to the stage where all the walls will be finally all tiled and grouted.
Consider Building a Shower Base
Another great topic to discuss and covered in a separate post is the shower base itself. Here you will look at some of the different types and why the method you use is so important. The kind of system used can make all the difference in the world when it comes to having a proper job done. If you make a mistake here, your entire custom shower is useless, and this post will explain to you why. You will be given types and examples to where the problems can exist and which types are best to use and why.
Each one of these posts explains part of the build bathroom shower sequence to give you the knowledge you require to make yourself a great custom shower that will be unique that nobody else will have. To have a full video breakdown on handling your entire bathroom will at least help you understand everything that is happening in your renovation project. The video will give you everything you need to know to do a custom bathroom of your dreams and possibly save thousands in the long run.