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October 18, 2016 23:06

How to close the space under the bath

How can I close the bottom of the bath.

Very often you can face the fact that making repairs in the bathroom, many people, for various reasons, left unchanged the old cast iron bath.Some people like it, that such a bath retains longer the water temperature, some just not possible, because the replacement of the bath, the occupation is not cheap.In any case, the question arises, how to beat the beautiful space under the bathroom?

I do not see much of a problem, as the options to address this issue really is.And this can be very profitable even arrange the entire bathroom design that not only solve the problem than to close the bottom of the bath, but also surprise your friends a beautiful decor.We will tell you some finishes.

indoor bath bottom

enclosed space under the bathroom

The close below the bath.

easiest and most inexpensive way is to close the bottom of the bath curtain.

This can be done by yourself, measure the space that needs to be closed.Buy ready-made, or sew yourself blind.It is best suited polyethylene or polyester, so that th

e shutter does not get wet.Pull the string under the bath, attach the ring and put on them blind.If you pick up the good stuff, which will then be combined with the basic design, your bathroom will look rejuvenated and fresh.

The next option is to close the bottom of the screen with a special plastic.Sold ready-made, of different colors, transparent and opaque, solid and lattice, as we can see in the photo below.One can easily select a tone on the floor tiles.With this option, if not more skills, too, can cope on their own.To do this you will need:

  • screwdriver;
  • hammer;
  • electric.

enclosed space under the bathroom

And, you can buy a screen with sliding doors, which will greatly enhance the functionality of the bathroom, because the doors for extra storage space.

most time consuming is facing the bath tiles.It will take more time, energy and finance.And it would still need professional help.For laying need more materials and tools:

  • Electric drill;
  • dowels;
  • tiles;
  • tile adhesive;
  • crosses to form a tile joints;
  • grout.

First need to build a framework for it to fix a sheet of drywall, which is already and will be gluing the tiles.

Whichever method you choose, remember that it is desirable to leave a niche for feet, it will be much more comfortable.

indoor bath bottom

How close the risers in the bathroom.

Another problem for the bathroom is risers and all communications.How can you deal with it, because the open pipes are not so attractive.And besides, if you need to repair or replace, then break the expensive materials would not really want to.But this problem can be easily solved, nothing hurting interior.The ideal embodiment will shutters behind which will hide not only communications, but possibly water meters, thus providing access to the tubes at any time.But you can not give up the opportunity to use lighter materials for the cladding: gypsum plasterboard and plastic panels.In this case it is necessary to leave the door to allow access to the tubes.

indoor riser

should not forget that before you start work, you should carefully inspect all communications, if necessary, repair or replace, so as not to have to do that after all the pipe in zashet box.