ARE YOU THINKING of
A Steam Shower Installation?
We make it easy!
Take advantage of our FREE ONLINE ESTIMATES Just give us a call or send an email describing your steam shower project and we will do the rest.
We'll return your call and have a realistic estimate for you to plan your budget.
Colorado Springs Steam Shower
Action Shower Pan & Steam Shower Company is a Tile Contractor that specializes in steam shower installation. We will custom build your new steam shower according to your specifications.
We remodel showers and convert tubs into walk-in showers with or without shower curbs.
Here's the process:
DEMO WORK - We will demo your existing shower or bathtub down to the studs and sub-floor.
FRAMING - Next, we will do the framing necessary to enlarge your new shower to accommodate a shower bench and a pitched ceiling.
INSULATION - We will insulate (if necessary) the walls and ceiling to make sure that your new shower will retain the heat.
PLUMBING - ELECTRICAL The next steps to be taken. The steam unit must have a dedicated line to power the unit and an exhaust fan will need to be installed and vented outside. The new shower drain most often needs to be moved to compensate for the shower bench. The shower valves and plumbing are installed.
WALLBOARD - SHOWER PAN INSTALLATION All of the shower pans that we install are cement poured.
WATERPROOFING - This step is the most critical aspect of a steam shower installation project. We only install the most reliable and tested membranes on the market today. Like Laticrete Hydro Ban and Schluter-Kerdi.
TILE INSTALLATION - Most tiles sold today can be used in a steam shower however your best choice would be a non-porous tile such as Porcelain, Ceramic, or Glass tiles.
GLASS DOORS - We don't install but we know a lot who do!
FAQ's ABOUT A STEAM SHOWER INSTALLATION
SOME THINGS TO KEEP IN MIND -
With all of the stress that each and every one of us faces nowadays coming home to a relaxing session of steam and bliss is a very good source of stress relief. More and more people are making it a point to budget for a steam shower installation.
WHAT STEAM UNIT SHOULD I PURCHASE? - When selecting your steam unit do the research. Some who have invested their money for a bathroom renovation have made the mistake of purchasing a lower-end steam unit only to not be able to use the steam shower until the unit can be fixed. If it can be fixed. And finding the right people to service your unit is a subject in itself. Some Steam Generator Options to consider - THERMASOL - KOHLER - STEAMIST
WILL A WINDOW WORK IN A STEAM SHOWER? - Yes, it is possible. As long as your window is a double-pane window. Most newer homes do have double pane. No heat out and no cold in.
IS INSULATION OF THE STEAM SHOWER NECESSARY? - Yes, especially when the walls or ceiling is an exterior wall. Insulation ensures that the heat remains in the shower and doesn't escape outside and guards against a cold chill coming in.
WHAT ABOUT A SMALL SHOWER, CAN A BENCH BE BUILT? - That's a tough one. After all, you need to sit down to relax while in the steamer. One option is to build a corner seat in the shower. Or buying a folding seat to save space.