When it comes to taking a relaxing shower, there is always a small detail that is always overlook. And that is the uk drain shower system, the one small detail that actually counts a lot. Nobody likes the smell of stale water, especially when all you want is to have a nice shower and get in the bet. Nobody likes to be late at work because, during the morning shower, the water flooded the entire bathroom.
The drain system is, thus, as essential as choosing the right shower faucet. Just like you have a preferred setting for the faucet and you don’t want somebody to tamper with it, in the same way you don’t want to wash and feel uncomfortable because of either then rancid smell or either the water overflowing. But, when it comes to improving (or changing) your drain system, you can rest assured: we have the perfect designer solutions for your shower drain.
Thus, nowadays, the trend of the linear drains has taken over. The linear drains are inconspicuous and they can be placed wherever you want near the walls of the shower floor. Furthermore, besides looking rather stylish and modern, they are actually pretty easy to install, if you want to do it yourself and don’t want to appeal to the services of our professional plumbers.
Of course, for the linear drains as well as for the other models, you need some certain preparation. You don’t want to buy them and see that they don’t actually fit. So you need to take into consideration the type of shower floor that you have or that you want to install. In the same way, you need to know beforehand the type of material the shower floor will be made of.
Only afterwards you can proceed with choosing the linear drains that you want to install. After placing the shower floor with a certain degree of inclination where the drains will be settled, you can choose either corner drains, tiler drains, wall drains, and so on. During their installation, you also need to take into account some other factors too.
And when changing your shower drain, whether it is a linear or a traditional one, you need to take into account the opening of the drains. In this way, you need to be certain that the water will not overflow (with the opening too narrow), while also maintaining the chic design of the shower floor (so don’t let the opening be too big).
In the cases of the linear drains, an opening of just 2.48 square inches will do just fine. Sure enough, a smaller opening will look better overall – however, keep in mind that there is the drains won’t be so effective if the volume of the water flowing is bigger.
Of course, in the case of the linear drains as well as of the other types, maintenance is needed. About once a week, make sure to take out all the impurities that may have gathered in the drains, to reduce the risk of clogging.
If you keep these things in mind, you won’t have any problems with your new shower drain system. Whether it will be before or after work, taking a shower will be one of the most relaxing moments of the day.