Still Hanging On To Those Old Shower Doors? Why You Need New Ones Right Away

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If you're looking for a way to jazz up your bathroom, now's the perfect time to install shower doors. You might not think of shower doors when you're thinking about jazzing up your bathroom, but you should. Shower doors are the perfect way to give your bathroom a whole new look. In fact, they're like giving your bathroom an instant makeover. If you're still not convinced that you need new shower doors, here are four additional reasons for you to consider.

They're Better than a Shower Curtain

If you have a shower curtain in your bathroom, it's time to toss it in the trash. Shower curtains may have served their purpose at one point, which was to keep some of the water off the bathroom floor. However, shower curtains don't do that job as well as shower doors will. Shower curtains can still allow a nice amount of water to soak through to the floor, which creates a soppy mess for you to clean up – and slip in – later. Not only that, but shower curtains attract mold growth. The last thing you want is a mold-covered shower curtain on your bathtub while you're trying to take a shower. Install shower doors and say goodbye to mold and water messes.

They're Easier to Keep Clean

If you've still got those old frosted glass shower doors in your bathroom, you know how hard it is to keep them clean. Hard water spots and soap scum get stuck in the ridges of the frosted texture, making it nearly impossible to get them clean. You're left with a frosted glass shower door that's coated in soap scum and spots. That's where new shower doors come in handy. The clear glass texture of new shower doors will make it easier to keep them clean. You'll just need to squeegee them off after each shower.

They're More Attractive

If your current shower doors are starting to age-out, you're probably looking at a frame that's coated in years of muck and a design that's several decades old. You don't want your bathroom to look like it was designed in the 70s. You need new shower doors. Installing new shower doors will make your bathroom look fresher, newer, and more attractive.

They're Easy to Install

If you've still got your old shower doors because you're worried about installation time, you should know that new shower doors are easy to install. In fact, they can usually be installed in a single day. You'll just need to make sure that you have the materials you need and another bathroom for your family to use while you're taking care of the installation. Better yet, hire a contractor from a company like California Reflections Inc to take care of the installation for you, and the job will get done even quicker.

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