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Renovating a Shower

Updating a bathroom can start at the shower, by replacing a new P-Trap and sprucing up the shower floor with pebble tiles.

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  • Price Range

  • Easy/Moderate

    Moderate to Hard

This shower gets an update by getting the shower drain replaced and setting a new concrete base. The renovation is completed with the installation of 1,200 pounds of granite on the walls and puzzle-like tile on the floor.

Update a shower by replacing the P-Trap and installing an elegant pebble tile floor:

  • Time

    Under Half Day

  • Price Range

    $100 - $250

  • Easy/Moderate


How to Install a P-Trap

When renovating a bathroom and replacing a shower floor, it's a good idea to replace the P-trap. Use these step-by-step instructions and install one in no time.

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  • Price Range

    $1,000 - $2,500

  • Easy/Moderate

    Moderate to Hard

How to Tile a Shower Floor with Pebble Tiles

Tiling a shower floor with pebble tiles gives a rustic, customized look to any remodeled shower and is no more difficult to do than installing standard tile.





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