In one of the previous notes we brought up the subject of replacing shower enclosures. We said that it is not such a piece of cake as it may seem and that normally it requires a lot of consideration. And, what is more, it should not be done single-handedly. Now, I suppose it is time that we discuss the basic dos of a shower replacement operation.
What you need to do in the…
What you need to do in the first place is make sure that the shower enclosure which you buy for the replacement is identical in size to the old one that you are replacing. Now, you need to know that if the shower stall that you have is a fixed size, you will not be able to increase the dimensions. This, basically, amounts to saying that you will have to work with what you have. Also, be very careful when you remove the existing shower enclosure as you do not know what you will find behind it. You need to make sure that you remove the enclosure slowly and in a step by step procedure since it very often happens so that hasty removal of a shower enclosure results in removing half of the wall that it was attached to as well.
And we certainly wouldn’ t want…
And we certainly wouldn’ t want that, would we?.