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    How to install a wet room?

    Bathroom Specialists

    The current ensuite is 8’6” x 4’10” with a tiled shower cubicle, WC, pedestal sink and a radiator. What is involved with converting the room into a wet room? I’m guessing the biggest job is removing the floor to replace with waterproof flooring and adding a drain. I’d like to put the rest of the suite back in after to save money. How much money should I be putting aside for this sort of job?

    Asked by kashif on 15th Apr 2020
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    A&C Properties

    "It depends on many things you really need someone to take a look and advise"

    Answered on 15th Apr 2020 - Member since Apr 2019 - report
    Spinnaker Interiors

    "Hi.
    Your main issue may be getting the waste fitted as a wet room puts everything below floor level. This may not be possible due to factors such as joists.
    Price wise you need to have an idea of standard of fittings and tiles etc.
    These can vary from <£10m2 to >£150m2."

    Answered on 27th May 2020 - Member since Jul 2019 - report
    Fronton Construction Ltd

    "hi no need to change the whole floor needs special insulation that smears on the surface of the floor as well as the wall such work would cost somewhere around 5000"

    Answered on 15th Apr 2020 - Member since Dec 2019 - report
    JPC Tiles, Bathrooms & Swimming pools

    "Hello there

    The biggest job is removing the existing shower cubicle and tray then once out lowering the waste pipes into the floor and installing a preformed wet room shower tray, After this you can bring the remaining floor height up to meet said preformed shower tray tank the room to ensure no leaks at all, Tile where required and reinstall the existing suite.

    Relatively easy job for any wet room specialist and a budget of 1500 to 2000 thousand including materials should be plenty ."

    Answered on 15th Apr 2020 - Member since Jan 2017 - report
    Wd bathrooms

    "Hi there
    You would be looking at around £2500 to remove existing suite make the room fully tanked into a wet room and to re fit existing suite
    Many thanks
    Dean & Wayne
    WD Bathrooms"

    Answered on 27th May 2020 - Member since May 2020 - report

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