Walk In Shower Doors Shower Door Enclosures Angle Shower Tub Enclosures Glass Shower Surround Glass Shower Walls
For many bathrooms it is better to choose a shower curtain. Shower curtains are recommended if you tend have your shower in a bathtub and not in a separate shower stall. If you use a shower enclosure however a shower door should be your preference. Generally speaking shower doors look more elegant and are often a worthy addition to your bathroom while shower curtains often look improvised and a bit dilapidated. Do You Even Want Glass? Many people are afraid that glass might be harmful if they have a slip. They believe that glass can break fairly easily and the fragments might hurt them. However that is not true for modern glass.
Most doors are made from safety glass which will most likely not break and even if it does it will break into pieces that are not sharp enough to hurt you. Glass has however a fair amount of advantages. Its look is unmatched and the effort necessary to keep it clean is tiny compared to all the other materials. The only downside glass has compared to plastic or similar materials is its price which is like 30%-50% above the price of plastic shower doors. Clear Or Frosted Glass? This is more or less a matter of taste. There are a couple of things to consider.
Once you have decided on the shape you can move on to the color or tint you like the best. You can choose from about eight different styles of glass a clear bronze or gray tint glass or one of several different types on textured glass. Next you can choose your color and style of hardware. Most color brands available offer color choices in polished chrome brushed nickel rubbed bronze brass and white. The style of hardware you want to choose depends on the accessories you pick. You can choose from different styles of knobs like a cylinder style door knobs traditional style or bow-tie style.