From stylish walk-in showers to space saving quadrants and bi-fold doors, showers enclosures are available in so many designs and sizes to suit any bathroom space. But this can make it difficult to choose the best one.
Types of Shower Enclosures
Before choosing a shower enclosure, make sure you’ve decided on the best possible position and accurately measure the space. Remember to think about the location of the doors, as well as any obstructions, as these factors can also determine your choice of shower enclosure. Shower enclosures feature toughened safety glass in range of thickness. The thicker the glass, the more you can expect to pay for your enclosure.
Shower Enclosure Shapes
Quadrant – A quadrant shower enclosures features a curved front and is designed to fit into the corner of the bathroom to save space. They can feature sliding or hinged doors.
Offset Quadrant –Offset quadrant enclosure are almost identical to a quadrant shower enclosure, but feature more showering space and one side longer than the other. They come in various sizes. If choosing an offset quadrant, you will need to pick a left or right handed shower tray.
Square –A square shower enclosures takes up little space and gives you more options when it comes to the style of door and frame. A square enclosure is a modern option and uses a hinged, pivot or bi-fold door.
Rectangle –If you are looking for a shower enclosure that offers plenty of space, then a rectangular enclosure makes the perfect option. These usually feature a sliding door or a single glass screen fitted to a slim line shower tray.