Recent Bathtubs & Showers Articles


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Bathroom Remodel to Suit Your Unique Personality

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jun 16, 2016

Amazing how different we inhabitants of Planet Earth can be. We have a whole range of strengths and weaknesses, likes and dislikes, in relation to just about anything … even...


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Household Plumbing Questions You Always Wanted to Ask

Posted by Laura Firszt | Feb 23, 2016

Q. Do I need a permit to upgrade my plumbing? A. When in doubt, check it out. Even an apparently minor plumbing upgrade like water heater replacement may require a permit, and every...


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Remodel Your Only Bathroom: Maximum Gain, Minimum Pain

Posted by Laura Firszt | Feb 16, 2016

Remodeling any part of your house has a well-deserved reputation as ... shall we say ... one of life's more stressful experiences. This is especially true of a bathroom remodel, which...


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Watch out for these Sneaky Signs of Water Damage

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jan 10, 2016

Water damage is one of a homeowner's worst nightmares. Even the smallest plumbing or roof leak may wreak incredible havoc over the course of time. Not only can it damage your furniture...


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Special Shower Features and What They Do for You

Posted by Laura Firszt | Dec 08, 2015

28,000! That's how many showers experts forecast that you'll take over the course of your lifetime. Even if you're a speedy sort who zips in and out of the shower stall in five minutes...


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Separate Tub and Shower: A Trend that's Here to Stay?

Posted by Laura Firszt | Oct 14, 2015

Yes, it's true. Decor trends tend to come and go … often, it seems, in the blink of an eye. However, there are some home design fashions that start out as "flavor of the month"...


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Fabulous Faucets for Kitchen or Bath: A Guide

Posted by Laura Firszt | Sep 03, 2015

What will they think of next? It used to be that the faucets for your sink came in two basic styles -- hot and cold, with knobs on top to turn them on or off. But ever since the amazingly...


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Trendy Tubs Add Brio to the Bathroom

Posted by Laura Firszt | Aug 12, 2015

Bathtubs are back! (Not that they ever really left.) While it's true that many folks enjoy the ease of hopping into a shower stall for their morning ablutions, you are still likely...