Clever Design Ideas: The ‘Bath Tub in the Shower’


Here's an innovative design idea we're seeing more of: the ‘bath tub in the shower'. If you’re considering swapping your bath for a shower then have a look at this first. You might be able to combine the two by creating your very own tub in the shower area. This is not only a great space saving idea, it’s also easy to keep clean.

This combination is ideal for the family bathroom. The kids can now splash about without you having to worry about the mess and on the floor. Like a wet roomthe surrounding area should be fully tanked (waterproofed). Although this idea is modern, the beauty of this concept is that it works in both modern and traditional bathroom settings and can add a real sense of luxury to your home and is sure to be appealing to potential buyers.




Traditional Bathroom Setting

This modern concept can make just as much of an impact in a traditional bathroom setting. After all, a traditional bathroom would not be ‘traditional’ without a freestanding or roll top bath in toe.

The Victorian style roll top bath been, not only aesthetically pleasing but also a much desired household luxury dating as far back as the late 19th century, is a statement piece of furniture sure to be the focal point of your bathroom. Why not compliment your traditional freestanding bath with beautiful freestanding taps, and match your shower fittings and basin taps in the coordinating range.

A traditional style bath accompanied by Victorian inspired furniture gives a timeless and enduring touch of elegance. Drench offer an extensive range of traditional style bathroom fittings and furniture from freestanding, roll top and clawfoot bath tubs to complete traditional bathroom suites packages, offering a promise of timeless styling, with a standard of quality that will defy the years.



Modern Bathroom Setting

Iconic in design the tub in the shower notion works very well within the modern bathroom setting. Minimalism is of an essence when it comes to modern bathroom design, which is just one reason why this idea works particularly well, you’ll be amazed at how much space you’d save.

A freestanding bath complimented by neutral decor, chrome taps and modern furniture fittings creates a spa inspired look. The freestanding bath having undergone a modern makeover is now available in a range of contemporary designs.

Drench offer a stunning range of contemporary freestanding baths available in a variety of designs and sizes including the Clearwater Formoso Bath, available in a petite size, ideal for creating the tub in the shower look where space is of an essence.

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Creating the Look

Drench have an extensive range of modern and traditional freestanding baths to choose from with hundreds of coordinating bathroom taps that include matching freestanding bath taps so that you can coordinate your entire bathroom.

To enclose your tub in the shower we offer an extensive range of glass panels from 8mm to 10mm thick. The Simpsons Design Walk in Panel collection offers style and opulence. Featuring 10mm toughened glass, coated with Clearshield Glass Protection to make cleaning simpler. Available in a range of 6 sizes ideal for wide wet room settings, backed by the Simpsons lifetime guarantee.

Also available are a contemporary range of drainage systems from leading brands such as Balterley and Simpsons ideal for the wet room setting backed by quality assurance.

Don’t forget you’ll need good ventilation, because the area is enclosed you should expect more moisture to accumulate. Poor ventilation can lead to problems with mould, damp and could even harm your health. Drench offer stylish and contemporary bathroom ventilation products, the perfect solution at low prices.

Because you are creating an enclosure you may wish to add a little extra lighting to the area, so why not have a couple of shower lights installed to create a relaxing ambient environment. If you have the space, add a bench to your shower bath or an internal shelf for somewhere to put your bathroom paraphernalia.



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