A popular bathroom remodeling project that can add value, and is relatively hassle free, is a tub to shower conversion. When the design and work are done well, it can be an effective way to improve overall satisfaction with your home.
A tub to shower conversion usually involves replacing an existing bathtub with a new shower, usually a walk-in shower. It allows you to take full advantage of the space in a smaller bathroom. It is also a good option for those who are elderly, disabled or have mobility issues.
Bathroom remodel before and after
A client recently contacted Modern Blu to complete a tub to shower conversion. The Jack and Jill bathroom was 20 years old and, recently, the family’s teenage son slipped and fell while taking a shower. During the incident, he hit his head on the wall leaving a hole in the tile and in the wall behind the shower.
The client decided that it was time to remodel the bathroom, complete with a tub to shower conversion, new tile flooring, a new vanity and a new toilet. The process began by gutting the bathroom interior which was able to be completed in just a couple of days.
Installing the new shower, bathroom floor, vanity and toilet was a straightforward process that only took a short period of time. Depending on materials and availability of workers, many small bathroom remodels can be completed in a week.
Bathroom shower transformation
The end result was a more aesthetically pleasing bathroom and a shower that was much safer for the client. Below are the before and after pictures of the bath to shower conversion.
Safe, accessible shower area
A tub to shower conversion can provide a much safer area for showering, especially for those with mobility issues. Stepping over the side of a bathtub and onto a slippery surface can pose a safety hazard even for those without disability or mobility issues. A walk-in shower can be designed to meet ADA standards. Customizations may include low seating, grab bars and other features.
Modern Blu, a Flower Mound remodeling company, can assist with planning, designing, and installing your new tub-to-shower conversion. Modern Blu provides a wide range of shower products in different colors, patterns, and textures. Our team of bathroom experts work closely each customer to find the best option for each home, taking into account the existing layout, size and space of the area.
Bathroom remodeling resources
For more information regarding bathroom remodeling projects, make sure and check out the resources below.
Everything you need to know about remodeling a bathroom:
12 Types of bathroom flooring:
Bathroom remodeling services
Are you ready to install the shower of your dreams? Contact us to learn more about any of our home remodeling services, including shower conversions, bath conversions, walk-in tub installation, bath liners, wall surrounds, fixture replacements and more.
Call us at 469-546-7636 or contact us online to schedule an appointment if you are in the Flower Mound, Highland Village, Southlake, Lewisville or Coppell areas.