The latest trend in shower attachments is the shower column or panel. Folks looking to upgrade their bathrooms in the Mississauga or Greater Toronto Area might consider this option as a fun and functional alternative to the stationary or corded shower head and fixtures that have been commonplace for so many years. Should you find yourself in the area, the certified staff member at Kitchen and Bath would love to walk you through the showroom and answer any questions you might have about these new age products. Another nice thing about these neat new fixtures is that they can perform multiple tasks that include the traditional cascade-style shower while giving you other options like a handheld feature as well. Below we will identify some of the fun options you can expect to get with you shower panel or column.
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Common shower columns styles and shapes:
Hand shower – Most all shower panels come with a hand shower attachment for hard to reach places and they are usually connected with a metallic length of hose. These come in hand for cleaning and bathing. Some are actually built on a vertical brace that extends from panel to allow the hand shower to slide up and down to increase its reach with utilizing additional hose.
Shelving – It is always nice to have a couple of extra shelves in your shower to hold various soaps and beauty products. If your shower was built without those amenities, you might consider a new shower column that comes with some nice shelves built in that do not require any extra work from your contractor to install.
LED lighting – Moving into the realm of pure aesthetics, many shower panels can have LED lighting included that will set a mood or help to elevate your shower to a nice soothing sanctuary where you can rejuvenate. Many of the shower columns and panels on the market today offer lights that change colour, pulse or dim depending on your preference.
Multiple handles – Having a shower column or panel does not mean you have just one handle for all of your water functions. You can easily find products that have handles for both hot and cold water like more traditional fixtures and there are panels that also have handles for a faucet in case you want to fill the tub or a vessel quickly.
Various styles – You can typically find a shower column that will fit seamlessly into whatever your bathroom style might be. This would include various metals and plastics and you can customize them however you like to fit many different colour schemes.
Overhead options and sprays– The portion of many of these shower columns and panels that extends overheard can be customized to whatever style you would like, whether it is a gentle rain or a vigorous pounding blast. Many also offer horizontal jets that are designed to help you clean the areas you need most.
As you can see shower panels can provide a multitude of features that will take your ordinary shower and make it into an oasis for relaxation and comfort. Homeowners living in the Mississauga or Toronto area might find that a nice shower column is an easy way to start the remodeling process of an outdated bathroom and the folks at Kitchen and Bath are more than willing to show you tons of options.