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5 Reasons You Should Choose Frameless Shower Enclosures

Freddie Kuhn

If you are considering a bathroom remodel, you may want to consider redoing your shower with frameless shower glass. In terms of modern bathroom design, frameless doors are an essential feature. Plus, there are many benefits for frameless shower enclosures. Prior to finalizing your bathroom design plans, consider the benefits of this particular shower style.

Easy to Clean

Since there are no crevices in frameless glass designs, you don't have to worry about dirt and grime collecting in hard-to-reach corners or cracks, making the shower glass easy to clean. A squeegee can be used to wipe the walls down and prevent unsightly water spots, a process that takes a minute or two.

Makes the Space Look Larger

Glass has the ability to make any room look more open and spacious than it is. A framed shower enclosure will shrink the space because of the visual effect of boundaries in the room. With no edges on frameless glass shower enclosures, there appears to be additional space visually. This is ideal if you are already dealing with limited bathroom space.

Enhances Natural Lighting

Glass encasing the shower is great for enhancing the natural light in the bathroom. Regardless of whether you have skylights installed the bathroom or you are just allowing light to come in from wall windows, the glass permits the natural light to penetrate the entire bathroom space. This allows the room to feel brighter and livelier. Since most people enjoy their bathroom feeling like a spa or relaxing oasis, the enhanced natural lighting is perfect for this.

Shows Off the Shower Tiles

If you have taken the time to purchase beautiful tiles for your shower, you want to ensure that they can be seen. With a frameless glass shower design, anyone that steps into the bathroom will be able to see through the frameless glass door and hone in on the beautiful tiles that you have had installed.

Timeless Design

You can spend hours on end choosing the perfect frame for your shower door, but chances are that it is still only going to match a few design schemes. If you decide to redecorate your bathroom in the future, there is the risk that the frame won't match. With a frameless shower, though, you can rest assured that it will always fit in thanks to its timeless and sophisticated elegance.

If you would like to learn more about frameless shower enclosures, reach out to a supplier or contractor near you today.