Made to measure shower enclosures FAQ's
Simple answers to some frequently asked questions relating to made to measure shower enclosures, doors and screens from Room H2o.
Can the glass be cut on a standard shower enclosure to suit my requirements?
NO - Shower enclosures are manufactured using toughened safety glass, which cannot be cut, and therefore it is not possible to modify a standard shower enclosure.
Can my shower enclosure be manufactured with increased or reduced width or height?
YES – Made to measure shower enclosures and bath screens in increased or reduced heights and widths are available from a number of shower brands. We will help you to select the product most suited to your requirements, taste and budget.
Can an angled shower enclosure be manufactured for my loft conversion?
YES – It is possible to have an angled shower enclosure custom made for your loft conversion. Semi-frameless and frameless shower enclosures are particularly suited for use in loft conversions due to their minimal framework.
For more information and images please view the made to measure loft shower enclosures page
Can a made to measure shower enclosure be manufactured to replace my bath?
YES – It is possible to custom manufacture a shower enclosure with either a sliding or inline shower door to match the footprint dimensions of a bath. Replacing a bath with a made to measure shower is a popular choice in a second bathroom or for people with impaired mobility.
Can a made to measure shower enclosure be manufactured to fit the space at the end of my bath?
YES – It is possible to custom manufacture a shower enclosure, comprising of a shower door and reduced height return panel, to fit the space between the open end of the bath and the adjacent wall.
For more information and images please view the made to measure end of bath shower enclosures page
The width of the shower enclosure I require is only slightly wider than a standard product. Will I require a made to measure shower enclosure?
NOT NECESSARILY- Some manufacturers do offer extension profiles that are designed to increase the overall width of your shower enclosure by 20-30mm. It is not, however, possible to reduce the width of a standard shower enclosure and a made to measure product will be required.
Is it possible to buy a made to measure curved shower enclosure?
Due to the cost and complexity of manufacturing curved glass made to measure curved shower doors are not generally available from mainstream shower brands. However, a specialist bespoke frameless shower specialist should be able to manufacture a custom made curved shower enclosure although this will be expensive.
How long will it take to manufacture my made to measure shower enclosure?
Made to measure shower enclosures are made to order and manufacturing lead times can vary from as little as 3 weeks to more than 12 weeks and it is advisable to build this time into your bathroom project.
Can Room H2O measure and install my made to measure shower enclosure?
YES – Room H2o’s shower experts can visit your home to carry out a measurement survey and, once your shower has been manufactured, they will return to install your made to measure shower enclosure.
For more information and images please view the made to measure shower enclosure survey and installation page.
Please do contact us if you have any further questions relating to made to measure shower screens, doors or enclosures.