Walk-In Shower Design Ideas

Walk-in showers can be a room within a room or can occupy a corner space of a bathroom. They can be equipped with a traditional showerhead, a hand-held spray, multiple showerheads and body sprays. Many homeowners replace traditional bath and shower units with a walk-in shower because they're easy to maintain, attractive and accessible.

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  • In this award winning master bathroom, a curved block wall separates the walk-in shower from the rest of the bathroom. The custom painted vanity continues the
    In this award winning master bathroom, a curved block wall separates the walk-in shower from the rest of the bathroom. The custom painted vanity continues the "curved" theme.
  • This walk-in shower without doors has a glass surround with a kneewall. The window is diamond cut glass set on a smooth plane within the shower so that water will not accumulate on the framing. A custom Onyx shower base with a low threshold and Onyx shower wall panels with a stone tile gloss finish (Slate Stone 12-by-12 inch tile design in “Spanish Moss”) were used for the shower. The shower includes a wall niche, a shower seat, a wall-mounted rainfall showerhead, a handheld showerhead and a sealed can light in the ceiling.
    This walk-in shower without doors has a glass surround with a kneewall. The window is diamond cut glass set on a smooth plane within the shower so that water will not accumulate on the framing. A custom Onyx shower base with a low threshold and Onyx shower wall panels with a stone tile gloss finish (Slate Stone 12-by-12 inch tile design in “Spanish Moss”) were used for the shower. The shower includes a wall niche, a shower seat, a wall-mounted rainfall showerhead, a handheld showerhead and a sealed can light in the ceiling.
  • A spa-like feel provides privacy and relaxation in this bathroom, achieved by designing a glass block wall to separate a custom tile shower and a tub with granite Jacuzzi deck.
    A spa-like feel provides privacy and relaxation in this bathroom, achieved by designing a glass block wall to separate a custom tile shower and a tub with granite Jacuzzi deck.
  • Both vibrant and calming colors help you relax and recharge. A neo-angle shower with tile walls, claw foot tub, built-in linen cabinet and two separate sink areas deliver good looks. The efficient design makes the most out of all the space in this bathroom.
    Both vibrant and calming colors help you relax and recharge. A neo-angle shower with tile walls, claw foot tub, built-in linen cabinet and two separate sink areas deliver good looks. The efficient design makes the most out of all the space in this bathroom.
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    This is a "Wow-Factor" bath. A hand-made 250-gallon sunken whirlpool tub with glass tile and granite trim could be considered the focal point, but the shower with granite tile and glass surround that has genuine tree branches embossed in the glass competes for attention. A glass block wall provides light and privacy. The cherry cabinetry dual vanity with curved granite counter adds another point of elegance to the room. The arched ceiling with recessed lighting is another unique architectural element.
  • Multiple showerheads and granite tile with a seating area add to the luxury of this walk-in shower.
    Multiple showerheads and granite tile with a seating area add to the luxury of this walk-in shower.
  • The large walk-in shower is a “room within a room”. Stunning details include the river rock floor tile that provides a non-slip surface for users. Matte finish marble tiles were selected for the interior. The border is 3-by-6 inch tile and listello accent tile. Carrera marble tops the wall and creates the lower edge of the wall niche.
    The large walk-in shower is a “room within a room”. Stunning details include the river rock floor tile that provides a non-slip surface for users. Matte finish marble tiles were selected for the interior. The border is 3-by-6 inch tile and listello accent tile. Carrera marble tops the wall and creates the lower edge of the wall niche.
  • This custom mud set shower features ceramic tile floor and walls in a classic color palate. The glass surround provides an open feel to the space. A custom niche was created in the wall to hold soaps and shampoo. The seating area complements the soaking tub. The hand-held shower and wall mount rainfall showerhead and fixtures are brushed nickel.
    This custom mud set shower features ceramic tile floor and walls in a classic color palate. The glass surround provides an open feel to the space. A custom niche was created in the wall to hold soaps and shampoo. The seating area complements the soaking tub. The hand-held shower and wall mount rainfall showerhead and fixtures are brushed nickel.
  • This walk-in shower has a glass block window that brings natural light into the space. The art glass mosaic accent tile has a pinwheel pattern. Universal design features include two showerheads, a grab bar and lever handle faucet fixture.
    This walk-in shower has a glass block window that brings natural light into the space. The art glass mosaic accent tile has a pinwheel pattern. Universal design features include two showerheads, a grab bar and lever handle faucet fixture.
  • Design elements of this custom walk-in shower include an arched entryway and granite trim at the threshold. Moisture resistant sheetrock was used for both sides of the arched header. Framed embossed glass panels with a centered door provide easy access and privacy. There is a corner shower seat and both a wall mounted showerhead and handheld spray. Mosaic tile was used for the shower base. The shower enclosure tile is a natural stone wall set in a diagonal pattern.
    Design elements of this custom walk-in shower include an arched entryway and granite trim at the threshold. Moisture resistant sheetrock was used for both sides of the arched header. Framed embossed glass panels with a centered door provide easy access and privacy. There is a corner shower seat and both a wall mounted showerhead and handheld spray. Mosaic tile was used for the shower base. The shower enclosure tile is a natural stone wall set in a diagonal pattern.
  • The custom tile base for this walk-in shower was designed to be integrated with a shower seat. Note the length and height of the threshold. Universal Design features include grab bars, lever-handle faucets, a large seating area and a hand-held showerhead with faucet mounted to be controlled while seated.
    The custom tile base for this walk-in shower was designed to be integrated with a shower seat. Note the length and height of the threshold. Universal Design features include grab bars, lever-handle faucets, a large seating area and a hand-held showerhead with faucet mounted to be controlled while seated.
  • This doorless shower in the master bathroom is equipped with a handheld showerhead, lowered controls and a shower bench.
    This doorless shower in the master bathroom is equipped with a handheld showerhead, lowered controls and a shower bench.
  • A low threshold and custom onyx floor are installed in the tile walk-in shower. A custom-fitted shower seat was built into a corner and a towel bar was installed on the far left of the stall.
    A low threshold and custom onyx floor are installed in the tile walk-in shower. A custom-fitted shower seat was built into a corner and a towel bar was installed on the far left of the stall.
  • Walk-in shower with glass enclosure.
    Walk-in shower with glass enclosure.
  • The new shower in this bath is completely tiled and the configuration results in an opening that has no door or step, which makes it very accessible. The fixed glass panel creates a more open feel to the shower and allows in some of the natural light from the window.
    The new shower in this bath is completely tiled and the configuration results in an opening that has no door or step, which makes it very accessible. The fixed glass panel creates a more open feel to the shower and allows in some of the natural light from the window.
  • French doors in the bedroom serve as an entryway to the master bathroom and walk-in shower.
    French doors in the bedroom serve as an entryway to the master bathroom and walk-in shower.