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Trending Walk-in Showers

Curbless/barrier-free walk-in showers are becoming more and more popular. There are virtually no limitations as to how one can be built. There is always a technical solution regardless of whether you have screed or concrete floors. Showers can also be built onto wooden floors, even if they are upstairs despite common misconception.  Ways to design a curbless walk-in shower Option 1: Use a shower former tray with falls Shower former trays have built-in falls and a drain. Pros: Cheapest option Straightforward and quick installation Easy to cut tray to specific size Ready to tile when installed onto the floor Can be used with underfloor heating Good option for average size bathrooms Fully waterproof Option 2: Use a tileable flat shower tray  Tiles lay over the tray...

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Why Bathrooms Must Be Waterproofed Before Tiling

Two major reasons contribute to the failure of bathrooms: Older bathrooms often require complete refurbishment, primarily due to inadequate or entirely absent waterproofing beneath the tiles. Newly tiled bathrooms may start to leak if the waterproofing is faulty or missing.    Necessary Preparation before installing Waterproofing Materials In older bathrooms, it's crucial to remove and replace all materials damaged by water, such as rot or swelling, in both the floor and walls. Any remaining structures should be carefully repaired and reinforced as necessary.  Similarly, for newer bathrooms, a thorough examination is required to detect and rectify any potential structural faults before the waterproofing process begins.    Advantages of Sheet Waterproofing Membranes: Uniproof’s Tiling Team recommends using sheet waterproofing membranes as...

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Advantages of Electric Underfloor Heating and Choosing the Right Thermostat for You

In the pursuit of creating a warm, comfortable, and energy-efficient living space, homeowners are constantly seeking innovative solutions. One such revolutionary advancement in home heating is electric underfloor heating, a technology that promises to transform the way we experience warmth in our homes. Imagine stepping onto a comfortably heated floor on a chilly morning, without the need for clunky radiators. Our electric underfloor heating mats, coupled with our top-quality UNIPROOF backerboards, offer a comprehensive solution that not only keeps you cozy but also brings numerous benefits to your home.   Advantages of our Electric Underfloor Heating System Efficient Heating, Lower Energy Consumption Radiators have long been the go-to solution for home heating, but they often come with their own set...

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