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Shower Pan Membrane's Waterproofing Role

Knowing The Shower Pan Membrane’s Role In Waterproofing

In this article we discuss a few facts that will help you understand weatherproofing a shower pan and the role a show pan membrane holds.
Prefab Shower Pan Liner From Lowe's and Home Depot (Cheap & Generic)

What Are Prefab Shower Pans (Definition & Uses)

In this blog, we discuss prefab shower pans, their use, pros, cons, and what to expect when using them for your bathroom remodel.
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What Is The Importance Of A Shower Pan? Is It Necessary?

In this blog, we discuss the importance of a shower pan and why it is necessary to have one installed properly.
Hot Mopping vs. Vinyl Sheet Goods For Waterproofing Showers

Hot Mopping vs. Vinyl Sheet Goods For Waterproofing Showers

With all the options available for waterproofing your shower pan we are going to compare hot mopping to vinyl sheet applications.
Cold Liquid Applied Membranes For Shower Waterproofing

Hot Mopping vs. Cold Applied Liquid Membranes For Showers

Number two in this series of blogs on the pros and cons of the different systems that are available to you to waterproof your shower pan.
Types of Shower Benches For Hot Mop Shower Pans

The Different Types of Shower Pan Benches

Here we will discuss the different types of shower pan benches for consideration when you are in the planning stages of your new shower.
Shower Drain Bodies For Hot Mopped Shower Pans

Hot Mopped Shower Pan Drain Bodies: Making the Right Choice

in this article, Jonny Gautney explains what factors to consider when choosing the best drain body for a hot mopped shower pan.
What is a shower drain flange?

What Is A Shower Drain Flange? (Definition & Installation)

The term flange is often misused when it pertains to the shower pan industry. In this blog we will set the wording and application or What is a flange on a shower drain?
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The Hot Mopping Process: The Proper Way To Hop Mop A Shower Pan

Watch video of the hot mopping process. See what our installers go through to install the ultimate waterproof protection for your shower pan.
Types of Shower Wall Tile and Shower Floor Tile Options For Your Bathroom Remodel

4 Types of Shower Wall & Floor Tile Options For Your Bathroom

Learn which types of shower wall and floor tile materials are most commonly used for a bathroom remodel. Find which options may be best for you.
The Types Of Shower Drain You Will Find In Your BathroomDK Shower Pans

The Types Of Shower Drains You Will Find In Your Bathroom

In this video, we go over the most common types of drains used in a hot mop application of your shower pan. Includes placement, wall requirements, and more.
5 Types Of Shower Pan Liner Systems (Definitions & Uses)DK Shower Pans

5 Types Of Shower Pan Liner Systems (Definitions & Uses)

Five common types of shower pans. Includes: Hot Mopping, Pre-Fabricated Shower Pans, Vinyl Sheet, Elastomeric, Kerdi Shower Systems.
Hot Mop Shower Pan Ready for TileDK Shower Pans

What Is A Shower Pan? Why Is It Important?

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In this blog we will answer a few of the questions concerning, what exactly is the shower pan and what makes it so important?
Hot Mopping Pros & Cons: Are Hot Mop Fumes Dangerous?DK Shower Pans

Hot Mopping Pros & Cons: Are Hot Mop Fumes Dangerous?

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Hot mopping a shower pan to prepare for tile installation has many pros and cons. In this article, we will cover just a few and address concerns about hot mop fumes.
Framing Your Shower Floor Before Hot Mopping and Installing A Shower PanDK Shower Pans

What You Need To Know About Framing When Prepping For A Hot Mop Shower Pan

In this video, we take a look at the framing of your new shower in preparation for your shower pan. In this video, we take a look at the framing of your new shower in preparation for your shower pan. Learn about common mistakes.
How To Clean Shower Drain Weep Holes - DK Shower PansDK Shower Pans

How to Clean Shower Drain Weep Holes

In this article, you will learn how to find and properly clean your weep holes before tile installation. Contact us today!
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What Are Weep Holes? (Definition, Types, & Importance)

Weep holes serve an important purpose in shower drains. A weep hole is a passageway for water to escape a building envelope.
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The Advantages of Hot Mopping Your Shower Pan! (Part 3)

Choosing the right company to do your shower pan,and do it right is important. We always have stressed quality with no short cuts.
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The Advantages of Hot Mopping Your Shower Pan! (Part 2)

Discover more about the advantages of hot mopping your shower pan for your bathroom remodel in part two of this series.
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Advantages of Hot Mopping: Shower Pan vs Shower Pan Liner!

In this article, Jonny Gautney from DK Shower Pans discusses the difference between a hot mop shower pan versus a shower pan liner.
Shower Bench Framing and Drain Installation In Preparation For Hot MopDK Shower Pans

Be ready for your Hot Mop! The Holidays are Upon Us!

Find out how you can avoid delays with the construction of your new bathroom before and during the holidays.
The Different Types of Shower Pan BenchesDK Shower Pans

How To Prep For a Walk-In Hot Mopped Shower Pan Part 1

Learn how to prepare your bathroom remodeling area for a walk-in shower that requires hot mopping the base floor of the shower pan.
5 Types Of Shower Pan Liner Systems (Definitions & Uses)DK Shower Pans
Hot Mopping Pros & Cons: Are Hot Mop Fumes Dangerous?DK Shower Pans

Remodeling Your Bathroom and Hot Mopping Your Shower Pan

Discover why DK Shower Pans has been the leading service provider for installing a watertight hot mop shower pan for bathroom remodels.
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Still More About Drains and Hot Mopping

Here again are the basics that have to be followed with any standard drain application that is going to be Hot Mopped.
Hot Mop Shower Pan Ready for TileDK Shower Pans

Hot Mopping your Shower Pan…Done Right…by DKShowerPans

DK Shower Pans is the leading installer of hot mop shower pans in Southern California and is known to get the job done right.
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Hot Mop my Shower Pan. Who should I use?

Our staff will guide you through the process of making your shower pan ready, quote you a price, give you the earliest install date.
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Copper Trough DrainDK Shower Pans

More About Drains and Hot Mopping

Learn more important facts about drains and hot mopping before you decide which shower installer to trust for your bathroom remodel.
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Orange County’s “Go-To” For Hot Mopped Shower Pans

Hot mopped shower pans is a process through which asphalt and tar paper are used to create a full certain waterproof impermeable layer.