Pivot Shower Doors


Postby jody05 » Mon Feb 06, 2012 10:51 am

Hi,

I am looking to purchase a couple of new pivot shower doors wondering what the best way is for installing them to avoid any leaks etc?

Cheers!
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Postby Leo1981 » Tue Feb 14, 2012 1:38 pm

well when installing the shower door itself will not leak if installed as guided in the instructions or if done by a professional, pivot shower doors usually have a magnetic seal on the door and small lips to stop leakage when showering.

your tiling around the shower tray consider a tray with tiling upstands, so that it creates a water tite seal between the tiles and the tray, if you already have a tray without tiling upstands there is a product called flexi fix which is a rubber seal that acts as a tiling upstand creating a water tight seal between the tiles and tray.

Hope this helps you :)

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Postby jody05 » Wed Feb 29, 2012 11:53 am

Thanks Leo, that really helped!

after your advice, I purchased new shower doors and installed them perfectly, looks fab :-)
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