Tag Archives : shower

Is your home accessible for everyone?

With the baby boom generation aging, Universal Design is becoming very popular, and not just for the boomers. Everyone enjoys an easily accessible shower, and the peace of mind that if anyone in the read more...
Is your home accessible for everyone?

Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about shower heads

OK, to start with, there is the question of how much water is coming out of that shower head? Do you know? It costs money to provide and to heat it, so let's get a little info to start. Shower read more...
Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about shower heads

How to remodel your bath with the perfect shower

No matter what time of year it is, we all take showers, pretty much every day. So it's important to have a shower that puts us in a good mood for the day, or has a calming effect at the end of read more...
How to remodel your bath with the perfect shower

Bathroom remodel ideas

Bathrooms tend to be cookie-cutter layouts during an era; efficient, but boring utilitarian rooms. When fixtures start to wear out, and perhaps there is concern of some leakage, due to the age of read more...
Bathroom remodel ideas

What every walk-in shower needs

We all need a place to put the shampoo and any other items we use in the shower; this can be done with a built-in wall niche in the shower. Tiling the little alcove for waterproofing and style will read more...
What every walk-in shower needs

Bathroom need work?

Of course it does! The hardest working room in the house is the bathroom. Moisture, mildew, and germs combine to make it a difficult room to keep properly clean, and that moisture gets everywhere, read more...
Bathroom need work?

How to have a great shower experience!

Have you kept up with the latest shower head technology? Shower heads have evolved way past the traditional spray head attached to the wall. Kohler has a new, advanced rain shower head that actually read more...
How to have a great shower experience!

Small bathroom, but need a shower?

No problem! There are many options, but here is one you might not have seen, unless you have  friend already with a tiny bathroom. It's a corner shower. These are a great solution for that guest read more...
Small bathroom, but need a shower?

Really cool showerheads

Showers are comprised of shower pans, waterproof backerboard, tile, mortar, and the piping, including a drain, valves and shower head. It's fun to pick out tile for the shower, and stylish drains read more...
Really cool showerheads

When it’s time for a bathroom upgrade

Sometimes we want to just replace a broken toilet tank cover or a leaking faucet; but you go into the store, and oh no! They don't make that model anymore! This happen to you? It happens to me a lot, read more...
When it’s time for a bathroom upgrade

Update your home, increase it’s value

All the studies tell us that the upgrade with the number one return on investment, is the kitchen. Since we all spend so much time in the kitchen, this totally makes sense. It also is oftentimes one read more...
Update your home, increase it’s value

One element of your shower you have not thought of

When designing your shower for the bath remodel, there are so many elements to select, there is one that hardly anyone thinks of; the drain, of course! The cause may be that you don't think read more...
One element of your shower you have not thought of

Luxurious showers are replacing soaking tubs

  For many reasons it has become popular to replace tubs with large showers. For one thing, tubs use more water than a shower (usually!), and a tub bath requires more time. With a shower you read more...
Luxurious showers are replacing soaking tubs

Custom showers make a “ho-hum” bath, a dream bathroom

The shower is becoming the focal point of the bathroom; some homes are even foregoing a bath with a tub. The shower has shown itself to be a more versatile bathing unit than the tub! Homeowners read more...

How much do you know about showers?

Today's shower is fast becoming the center piece of the bathroom. Homeowners like the idea of an individualized bath with a style that reflects their personality. Multiple outlets in the read more...

What you need to know about curbless showers

So, you are chomping at the bit, longing for a glamorous curbless shower, like the one at the spa you visited on your last vacation? But maybe you are a thoughtful person, and are wondering how they read more...

Five awesome upgrades to your bathroom experience

One of the most frequently used fixtures in your bathroom, is the shower, so you should have a shower that you enjoy. Do you? Here are some ideas to improve your master bath: If you have a read more...

What is the best material for shower walls?

Shower walls can be made from many different materials, including Fiberglass, Acrylic, Corian, cultured marble or solid surface sheets, ceramic or porcelain tile, and marble and natural stone tile. read more...

Everything you always wanted to know about shower glass

All shower glass is tempered, which means that it is four to five times stronger than standard glass, and does not break into sharp points when it does break. If it were to break, it would shatter read more...

Whatcom County Steam Showers

Rising awareness of water conservation and new laws that limit water consumption mean that some people are moving away from multiple-body sprays in showers and jetted tubs. Steam and sauna are read more...

Replace that bath tub with a luxurious shower

For many reasons it has become popular to replace tubs with large showers. Taking a tub bath usually uses more water than a shower, and takes more time. After all, if in a hurry you can jump in, take read more...

10 Design Trends for 2013 (or maybe 8?)

Well we've done the research for you, combing through thousands (just kidding - maybe hundreds; uh make that maybe tens) of websites and blogs, noted what our clients have requested lately, and the read more...

Bathrooms and Showers

These photos are from a recently completed bathroom we remodeled. I love this shower! We all spend more time than we like to admit in the bathroom. No, I don't mean using the porcelain spring, I read more...