Without a shadow of a doubt the bathroom and more specifically the shower have changed vastly during the last 100 years. Prior to Victorian times when the bath and toilet were separate rooms whilst in the present time you will find that the smallest but often the most used room in the home has merged together to meet the sanitary needs of modern society.
During Victorian times the bathtub was often placed in the same room as the toilet for reasons of cost (so that all the plumbing was located in one common area of the home), and as bathing become more popular and the medical society advocated that bathing daily was important, then having a shower become even the more efficient way of accomplishing this requirement.
The choice of bathroom showers range is very diverse from the standalone to walk inversions. Then there are the more traditional styles of combination bath and shower and the choices available can fit any lifestyle or budget.
For those of a more economical mind where purchasing a new shower for the bathroom a simple plastic shower stall with both tap and shower head is the obvious choice and they will fit virtually any style of bathroom. However, for those who want to spend a little more than a glass-enclosed shower for your bathroom with tiles would add elegance to any design they have in mind.
Whilst it is normal to have a single shower head fixture, you can also get multiple shower head fixtures which come with a variety of controls for temperature and massage features as well. Now with the advances in technology, there is also a feature called an anti-scald and you may even find a shower that has been designed for those with physical impairments.
Due to the large selection of fixtures and designs that are now available, it is usually best to visit a shop that specializes in bathroom designs and they should be able to assist you with personalizing the shower for your bathroom. Why not use a computer in order to plan and view designs for your bathroom in 3-dimensional view so you can see exactly what you can do to improve your bathroom just at the click of a button.
As you will soon discover the bathroom shower has changed over the last few years from a simple hose like a system to ones with a large range of fixtures and features included. Now just imagine what it would be like to be the center of a warm gently pulsing spray of water flowing around your body and helping you to relax after a long hard day of work or play.