A number of manufacturers have released information about shower enclosures and other items designed to complement the bathroom. News of the industry and a sampling of these products follow.
Alumax Bath Enclosures of Magnolia, AR, offers the 1040 frameless heavy glass bath enclosure and the frameless heavy glass shower enclosure. Both enclosures feature 3/8-inch heavy glass with clear acrylic bars, but the 1050 also includes sealed ball-bearing rollers and pocketed wall jambs.
Contractors Warehouse of Valencia, CA, says it offers shower and tub enclosures for a variety of budgets. The #100 series framed sliding tub enclosure features heavy wall 6063-T5 aluminum extrusions in gold sheen, silver sheen or white finish. The #200 series frameless sliding tub and shower enclosures feature polished interior and exterior exposed surfaces in bright gold or bright clear anodized, while the #6000 hinged shower enclosure features the CW® rotary gear hinge.
Southeastern Aluminum Products of Jacksonville, FL, has introduced the Atelier system hardware secures, which function through holes in 3/8-inch tempered glass. According to the company, the Atelier allow for adjustment to perfect the final fit, and have spring loaded hinges with adjustable tension and hinges in chrome-plated or solid brass.
Pecora Corporation of Harleysville, PA, offers the 898 silicone sealant for use around shower enclosures. According to the company, the sealant is permanently flexible at all temperatures, mold and mildew resistant and non-corrosive to copper, brass and zinc.
Cardinal Shower Enclosures of Louisville, KY, provides a number of framed and frameless shower door enclosures. The company offers stall shower, tub sliders, shower sliders, euro enclosures and a variety of hardware and finish options.
Arizona Shower Doors of Phoenix, AZ, offers framed and frameless shower doors in traditional and European designs. The Arizona enclosures feature bright, anodized, plated and powder-coated finishes, precision engineered components, tempered safety glass and options such as steam rooms.
Coastal Industries Inc. of Jacksonville, FL, offers the Renaissance Series of shower enclosures, which feature acrylic block and aluminum construction. According to the company, the acrylic block panels are preassembled and caulked for a leak-free installation.
Work Right Circle of Lakeport, CA, offers the 1600 prestige series shower doors. The series features dual roller brackets, solid metal hardware and a 3/8-inch glass upgrade option.
Wesaunard Inc. of Spotsylvania, VA, offers a line of hand-crafted towelwarmers imported from Birmingham, England. The company offers Design-A-Rail towelwarmers in styles to fit any decor, with finishes in chrome, brass and gold plate that do not tarnish. Custom colors are also available.
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