One drain or more in shower

Discussion in 'Shower & Bathtub Forum & Blog' started by RonR, Aug 21, 2014.

  1. RonR

    RonR New Member

    Joined:
    Aug 21, 2014
    Designing a walk in shower – L shaped – main area (long side of the “L”) 60 inches x 40 inches with small area of the “L” as the entry about 28 inches x 28 inches. How many drains would be appropriate to cover this much area? There will be two shower heads as in picture attached - one rain shower head and one hand held. Not sure if one would be enough for this amount of area.
     

    Attached Files:

    Last edited: Aug 21, 2014
  2. johnfrwhipple

    johnfrwhipple BATHROOM DESIGN & BUILD for both Canada & the US

    Joined:
    Jul 20, 2009
    Occupation:
    Design Work World Wide: Bathrooms Vancouver Area
    Location:
    North Vancouver, BC
    Nice sized shower.

    Do you have any negative framing (a drop down created)?

    You are about to get into a high degree of difficulty shower build. Most of my online clients I till them this is a 2-5 hour discussion.
     
  3. Sponsor

    Sponsor Paid Advertisement

     
  4. johnfrwhipple

    johnfrwhipple BATHROOM DESIGN & BUILD for both Canada & the US

    Joined:
    Jul 20, 2009
    Occupation:
    Design Work World Wide: Bathrooms Vancouver Area
    Location:
    North Vancouver, BC
    [​IMG]

    This photo is from a blog post of mine on Hobless Shower Planning. The photo shows the advanced planning needed to pull off many barrier free shower builds.

    There are countless ways to build your shower. You need to pick the one that will work best. It will be very hard for you to get advice online from men who have done this. Built a curbless shower before. Try and find someone that has built more than one. Try and find someone that does them all the time.

    Finding the right installer for the waterproofing is a great starting point. I'd be looking for installers NobleSeal CIS experience for the size of the shower you have.
     
Similar Threads: drain more
Forum Title Date
Shower & Bathtub Forum & Blog No more Lift Arm's for the Sink Stopper: World's First pop Down Drain May 20, 2014
Shower & Bathtub Forum & Blog Need MORE help on my tub drain please Feb 18, 2005
Shower & Bathtub Forum & Blog Claw Foot Tub: Direct Drain Tuesday at 8:34 PM
Shower & Bathtub Forum & Blog Double vanity install with drain in floor Monday at 10:13 AM
Shower & Bathtub Forum & Blog Shower drain in condo with no slab penetration. Mar 15, 2015

Share This Page