This video covers the home installation of a four piece sterling modular shower. I am a little scared to continue.
Before the tub was set we took some tile grout and spread a bit on the floor.
Sterling ensemble tub to shower conversion. New tub drains needed to be installed. Who makes sterling bathtubs. There s a big difference in the cost to install a shower compared to the cost to install a tub.
It sits in a sand filled hole. A tub will cost you anywhere from 1 100 to 1 800. I convert a simple bathtub into a stand up shower using a lowe s sterling ensemble shower kit.
Shop sterling ensemble white 4 piece bathtub shower kit common. The plumbing portion of the job was done by a professional but everything e. Here s the link fo.
Biggest surprise was the drain. A tub will be dropped over this and then the trim installed. The sterling ensemble shower receptor is a base that fits into a standard 5 foot bath alcove space and it comes in both left and right drain configurations.
If you want to convert an existing room into a new bathroom or add new fixtures in place the costs for installing a shower average between 815 and 930. Much easier project than you might imagine. Old school delta 600 shower valves with the crystal knob.
As you see here there was a tub to the left and a left hand drain shower on the right. Sterling ensemble curve shower wall and base kit buy on home depot anyone who shares a bathroom be it with a roommate partner or children will benefit from this shower wall with plenty of built in shelving there s even a shaving ledge footrest for balance. After removing some of the sand to expose the pipe i came across a black cable which i think may be an electrical line.
A bathroom remodel with a walk in shower is barrier free and ideal for anyone with limited mobility kids even bathing a large dog so there s many good reasons for converting a tub to a shower. Cost to replace a bathtub with a shower tub to shower conversion bathtub to shower conversion bathroom remodeling new shower existing tub. Ensemble 7218 60 x 32 right hand shower base 72181120 0 394 50 quick view ensemble 7218 60 x 32 right hand shower base 72181120 0.
Also the tub was to small for the alcove space so the walls at the lower 2 feet had been mortared out at 45 degrees.