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Unread 12-15-2020, 07:30 AM   #11
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While I'll be among the first to endorse the installation of a curbless shower, Steve, there are some "gotcha's". Among the largest is if a frameless door will be needed and/or wanted.

If the shower foot print is such that a frameless door is required to contain the splashing water then that door will almost certainly require a sweep and, to be effective, that sweep will need to be within about 1/16th of the floor. Trouble with that is it leaves no room for a bath mat outside the shower because the door must swing outwards. A sliding door might solve that problem but only if the shower foot print can accommodate one.
If I recall correctly my memory is excellent, but my ability to access it is intermittent.
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