the shower valve is the work horse of the shower, then the
head is the peacock. Here design is king and you can let your
imagination run free.
While fixed head showers
recessed into the wall undoubtedly create the most luxurious
and streamlined look, there are practical considerations to
take into account as well.
Do you have a separate bath with a bath
shower mixer that can be used for washing your hair? If
not, perhaps you need a supplementary shower head on an adjustable
riser or to substitute
your fixed shower head
for an adjustable head.
Water delivery is another important factor. If you want a
shower that falls like summer rain then a larger shower rose
is the ideal choice. Remember though, this type of shower
can discharge a large volume of water, so make sure your water
system can cope with it. There is a perception that with shower
heads, the bigger the better. A bigger head does not necessarily
mean a more powerful shower, this is governed by the shower
Perhaps you want a shower head that can be adjusted for different
types of water delivery to suit your mood. For this you will
need a multi-mode shower head as opposed to a single mode
shower head. A champagne flow is ideal for a relaxing, luxurious
shower, but to have the option to switch to a pulse motion
to massage away your tension is often important.
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Finally consider the practicalities. Everyone hates cleaning
so look for shower heads that have a rub
clean finish. This will help prevent the build up of unsightly
limescale. Simply run the shower head under the tap and it
It is often ignored that the shower hose can actually
effect the shower's performance.
Click shower hoses for
Fixed head showers provide a stylish and slick look to
your bathroom. Click fixed
shower head for more information.
In addition to the customary shower
head, body jets may also be fitted to vary the direction
of water spray in your shower. Click shower
bodyjets for more information.
The style of shower handset can really compliment the
overall feel of your bathroom and
provides the versatility of being either hand held or
mounted in a cradle. Click shower
handsets for more information.
If you cannot find what you are looking
for or need further assistance, please contact
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suppliers for a list of your nearest local suppliers
of quality shower and shower accessories throughout