19 Gorgeous Showers Without Doors

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    Why Design A Shower Without Doors?

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    Derek Swalwell

    Showers without doors, also known as walk-in showers, have plenty of benefits. First, no glass door to keep clean! Shower glass is one of the most cleaning-intensive features of a bathroom because any soap scum or mineral deposit shows right away. Using an open, doorless style saves you all that cleaning trouble.

    Walk-in showers also have a wide range of design options. You can go wet-room style, with a tub and even sometimes the toilet in the showering area. You use an enclosure style, with...MORE three walls, or corridor-style, with two walls facing each other and openings on both sides. Some doorless showers even have no walls at all!

    However, these showers tend to have more expensive design and construction costs because they don't come in "standard" sizes and frames, like typical showers you can buy at your local home hardware store. They are usually customized for each bathroom.

    But with a little budget, some creativity, and inspiration from this gallery, you can design and install the doorless shower of your dreams.

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    Colorful Mosaic Tile Walk-In Shower

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    Sharon Risedorph

    Glass mosaic tile brings lots of color to this doorless shower. Notice how the deep blue countertop recalls the bits of blue tile in the mosaic. This design by John Lum Architecture, via Houzz, is an example of a classic, low-cost, beautiful walk-in shower.

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    Eclectic Marble Shower Without Door

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    Lisa Luby Ryan

    The marble tile in this walk-in shower adds elegance to a very personal, eclectic bathroom design featuring an oil painting and a skirted cabinet. This design by Lisa Luby Ryan is a beautiful example of how you can combine classic decor and personal touches.

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    Honeycomb Tile Walk-In Shower

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    Martina Gemmola

    Black doesn't mean boring in this wonderful matte honeycomb tile. This bathroom design by GIA Renovations feature plenty of natural light, a neutral color palette that works for both him and her, and two super modern square-shaped rain shower heads and fixtures in, you guessed it, black.

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    Half-Wall Marble Shower

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    Jenni Leasia Design

    When light and openness are more important than privacy, this half-wall walk-in shower style is perfect for keeping the bathroom spacious and bright. This bathroom by Jenni Leasia Design, via Houzz, uses classic marble and dark tile for a contemporary, minimalist style.

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    Wet Room-Style Walk-in Shower

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    Kelly Stoneburgh Interiors

    Combine your tub and shower areas with a design like this wet room-style bathroom. Travertine tile instead of marble gives a different, more old-world look, and designer Kelly Stoneburgh balanced the feminine touches with more masculine straight lines and brown colors.

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    Private And Bright Walk-In Shower

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    Holland and Knapp Construction

    If you prefer more privacy, this nook-style walk-in shower will give you just that. This design by Holland & Knapp Construction, via Houzz, features a bright yellow and orange color scheme to keep the room light and spacious. No dark corner in this bathroom!

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    Walk-In Shower With Multiple Sprays

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    Rock Paper Hammer

    Shower from every angle with this walk-through design from Rock Paper Hammer. Multiple shower heads and wall sprays provide maximum relaxation. The classic marble tile also makes this design timeless.

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    Vault-Style Walk-Through Shower

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    GNB Builders

    When you have the luxury of space, you can feature showers like this one. Rounded at the end of the room, the vault-style area also defines the space for the drop-in tub. In this custom home by GNB Builders, there's enough space for two... or more.

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    Shower Without Door For Small Spaces

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    Harell Remodeling

    This homey shower design by Harrell Remodeling, via Houzz, also has universal accessibility features for a multi-generational, aging-friendly bathroom. The muted green and blonde wood accents make this shower design-conscious but not pretentious, and its size is perfect for smaller spaces.

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    Minimalist Shower Without Door

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    Sarah Bartholomew Design

    This white marble tile shower by Sarah Bartholomew Design will please lovers of minimalism. The all-over white gives this space a minimalist profile, and the pared-down space with a small alcove for products foregoes distractions.

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    White Walk-In Shower With Accented Subway Tiles

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    Fox Group Construction

    You can avoid a boring white look by adding accent tile, as in this walk-in shower by Fox Group Construction. The lines of dark marble bring visual interest and movement to white subway tile, and the same dark marble is used in the hex tile floor. A great study in contrast!

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    Double Benched Walk-In Shower

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    Atlantic Interiors

    The double-sided bench in this bathroom design by Atlantic Interiors perfectly defines the space and brings beautiful colors via its glass mosaic tile. Note the accessibility features and hand-held shower head, as well as the modern rain shower head. 

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    Walk-In Shower With A Touch Of The 80s

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    Dave Adams

    Glass blocks are definitely an 80s thing, but it works perfectly well in this contemporary bathroom by Shasta Smith, via Houzz. The soft, muted neutral palette brings this 80s staple into the 21st century, and the fogged glass provide privacy AND transparency.

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    Doorless Shower With Glossy Tile

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    RW Anderson Homes

    Would you dare this glossy, reflective tile in your walk-in shower? This design by RW Anderson Homes makes it work by providing plenty of light and contrasting the silver glossiness with a matte white marble floor and matte fixtures.

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    Classic Walk-In Shower

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    Stonebridge Development Group

    This classic, no-fuss, neutral-colored bathroom by Stonebridge Development Group, via Houzz, features a large walk-in shower with great lighting. The ceiling window provides needed extra light in a space with only another frosted window, and the neutral palette makes it perfect for seasonal color changes. 

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    Corner Walk-In Shower With Bench

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    PLD Homes

    Marble is a great all-around luxurious material for walk-in showers, and this one is no exception. This great corner shower featuring several body sprays and a corner bench, by PLD Custom Homes, has everything you will ever want in a showering space, AND a luxury design that will add value to your home.

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    Craftsman-Style Bathroom With Walk-In Shower

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    Norman Building and Design

    This beautiful bathroom features a modern take on the craftsman style. The design by Norman Building and Design, via Houzz, is classic with a twist of contemporary: the light fixture and the sinks are especially cutting-edge. But you'll notice how the clever walk-in shower design maintains your privacy even when someone walks in and takes a bath!

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    Modern Walk-in Shower And Tub Combo

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    Jackson Paige Interiors

    The cowhide/marble juxtaposition in this bathroom makes it visually interesting and full of character. The space, designed by Jackson Paige Interiors, also saves room by putting together the shower and the tub, wet room-style.

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    Walk-In Shower With A View

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    zaher architects

    What makes this walk-in shower so special isn't its size or its design; it's pretty big, and has a great minimalist, neutral design, thanks to zaher architects via Houzz. No, it's the view. Imagine walking out of this shower to watch the sunrise (or sunset) on this gorgeous ledge. What a way to use your location at its best.