Enjoying the Benefits of an Open-Concept Shower
More Space, More Freedom
Another great benefit of an open-concept shower is that it requires very little maintenance. With traditional showers, water can get stuck in corners and crevices which can lead to mold growth if not regularly cleaned and treated properly.
As there are no walls or doors in an open-concept shower, all the water that splashes onto the floor drains away easily and there are fewer nooks and crannies where water can accumulate. This makes cleaning much easier and faster too!
A Sense of Luxury
The Drawbacks of an Open-Concept Shower
One of the biggest issues with open-concept showers is that they do not contain moisture as well as traditional showers do. This means that the entire bathroom will be prone to condensation and even mold growth if not properly maintained.
Additionally, this can cause damage to walls, paint, and flooring in the long run. To combat this issue, make sure your bathroom is properly ventilated and keep a squeegee or towel handy after every shower in order to wipe down tiles, windowsills, etc.
Open-concept showers require more maintenance than traditional enclosed showers due to their lack of walls or curtains keeping out dirt and debris from entering your shower space.
You will need to clean both your inside and outside your shower on a regular basis in order to keep mold or mildew at bay, especially if you live in an area with high humidity levels.
Additionally, you may need to use special cleaning products designed specifically for glass surfaces in order to avoid damaging them while maintaining their appearance over time.
Installing an open-concept shower requires more labor than installing a traditional one due to the fact that all four walls must be removed prior to installation. This can add significantly to the overall cost of the project when compared with installing a traditional shower in its place.
Furthermore, replacing glass doors or panels can also be costly depending on their size and thickness—which adds up quickly if you ever need replacements over time due to wear or breakage.
A curbless shower can be a great option for anyone looking to add a touch of luxury to their bathroom. Not only are they safer and more accessible, but they also give your bathroom an elegant, spa-like feel. If you’re thinking about adding a curbless shower to your home and need help with your bathroom remodeling project, contact us today—we’ll be happy to assist you in creating the perfect oasis for your home.