How To Prepare for Ordering a Glass Shower Enclosure

A frameless shower enclosure in a modern bathroom offers a clean and unobstructed aesthetic that looks great. Frameless enclosures, unlike shower curtains, give an open, airy atmosphere while also allowing you to showcase expensive custom tile work and fixtures. It doesn’t make sense to hide the details of your remodel behind a curtain.

Here are just some of the things to consider when ordering a glass shower enclosure for your home. By taking all these factors into account, you can be sure to choose the perfect glass shower door for your needs and budget. Keep reading.


What Is A Glass Shower Enclosure?

A shower enclosure, sometimes known as a shower cubicle, is used to separate your shower from the rest of your bathroom. A shower enclosure usually has one or more glass panels and a door, which can be a slide, pivot, or fold-open design. It may also be created by including a walk-in shower enclosure with no door.

Now that you know what you need, here are some essentials before making your glass shower door installation:


#1 – Which Shower Door is Suitable for Your Bathroom?

Evaluate how you want your shower door to function when deciding the type of door you want to install. Check out your available shower space, how and where the bathtub is laid, what the supporting wall is made of, the maximum weight it can support, etc.

Your shower door should make your space appear larger and more functional. You can choose different materials such as custom frameless shower doors, custom glass shower doors, swinging doors, or around doors.


#2 The Space in Your Bathroom Is Key

Depending on the design of your bathroom – whether it’s a makeshift, a master bath, or a separate shower room – the style of shower enclosure you choose may vary. However, it is feasible to incorporate a shower in a small space and make life simpler for yourself with some forethought.


#3 The Shower Tray

If you want an all-in-one solution, a shower tray made specifically for your enclosure is a good idea. Because the tray is designed to fit that particular enclosure, this is often the case with walk-in shower enclosures that come with a matching drainage aid.

When you have just installed a new bathroom suite, having an ill-fitting shower enclosure and tray increases the chance of water seepage – which isn’t something you want when you’ve just completed the remodeling.

It can be difficult to choose which shower enclosure to purchase, especially when there are numerous types of shower enclosures on the market, each with its own set of benefits. The decision is entirely yours and depends on your bathroom’s layout as well as your personal preferences. Hiring a professional is always the best first choice to make. Hence, your bathroom ends with the perfect glass shower enclosure.


Choose C&C Glass For Your Glass Shower Door Installation

C&C Glass provides the products and expertise you need to build a truly custom shower door that fits your bathroom’s style, size, and budget. All shower door glass products are made in the USA and come with a lifetime warranty. Get a free in-home estimate for your installation TODAY.


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