If you have just started remodeling your bathroom, one of the cheapest investments you should make is buying a shower head. They are cheap and there’s no excuse why you shouldn’t buy a new one.
Today there is a large selection of rain shower heads to choose from. Weather you are interested in a classic look, or want a more sophisticated design for your bathroom. There are a many different models, shapes, sizes of rain shower heads to choose from, there are even a few modern designs, for those of us that like a more exotic look.
As with anything these days your decision on the type and style of rain shower head will primarily be determined by price. You can either keep it on the cheap, but still get that quality spa like experience. Or if money is no object you can get yourself a more innovative rain shower head that is actually integrated into the ceiling of your shower, for a high end minimalist look.
What ever you are looking for in a new rain shower head please use what we have found on the vast world wide web to get informed and make an educated desion. Enjoy and happy hunting.
The Traditional Rain Shower Head
The most “classic” and traditional style of rain shower heads is the round chrome rain shower head. This beautifully styled model offers a clean old world look, and if you find one with Cast nozzles, will deliver precise water stream control and even pressure, as opposed to a “hole punched” design. You should also look for this type of rain shower head to be constructed out of solid brass, as this would indicate the unit is of the highest quality and craftsmanship.
This classic head can usually be found in sizes of 10 inch, 8 inch, and 5 1/2 inch. All of which give a very impressive look to you bathroom and also give that awesome, gentle, rain shower feel.
Another traditionally styled rain shower head would be that of the porcelain variety.
This elegant look combines chrome plated brass with durable porcelain for a graceful high end design. These heads usually just come in 6 inch size due to the weight of solid porcelain
The Designer Rain Shower Head
A designer styled rain shower head is more geared towards giving that unique, attractive look and feel. A “Two Tone” head accomplishes this by seamlessly melding chrome bodies with polished brass nozzles and delivering a beautiful show peace style of a rain shower head.
Another model that would fit into the designer class would be one that is a bit of a chameleon. You see it is designed to look like a standard shower head but performs like a rain shower head. This unit is a larger than the it’s old school inspiration, which allows room for more nozzles, and more nozzles equals outstanding rain shower feel.
An added bonus to this type of rain shower head is it can easily be mounted on you existing shower arms which in turn will save you money.
The Modern Rain Shower Head
Contemporary styling and exotic looks round out this category of rain shower heads. There are a few impressive heads to choose from all of which will give your bathroom a bold new look, and attention grabbing refinement.
These modern rain shower heads come in many different shapes, finishes, and features, all of which can be installed easily. You should have no problem finding that perfect and unique rain shower head for your contemporary bathroom renovation.
A special thanks to Melanie Wilson from Pick my Shower for contributing to our community with her article! You can expect more articles about shower heads in the near future!