Outside shower for summer residences - construction and design, cost-effective way buildings

By Admin | Garden And Buildings / Landscape Design
11 May 2016

Not every resident of the metropolis in the country can spend more than three days.For many citizens lack the usual soul - a real disaster.With showering many starts and ends work on the plot.For those people who live year-round in the country, of course, fit more than usual bathroom, equipped in the house.But in the warm time people prefer to use an outside shower to testify, they like the idea.


Shower- way to cool off in the heat ↑

Outside shower excellent saves from the heat in the summer.Steam treatments outdoors possible to obtain very different feelings that can not be compared to taking a bath in the apartment.But in the absence of running water in the coun

try is considered to be similar to the construction of a necessity.

Shower in the garden - salvation from the heat
Shower in the garden - salvation from the heat

In different ways you can build a summer garden shower!This is the simplest version with shutters and the tub, fully furnished and stationary heated showers and other delights.But heating in most cases is not required.An exception will be only in the cases of adverse weather conditions or the owner desires to bathe in the early morning or late evening, when the water has not yet warmed up or cooled down already.

Priority space for a shower ↑

began construction of a garden shower should be a choice of place for him.The area should not be heavily purged, so the construction of a better place away from drafts.If the water will be heated only by the sun, the cottage outside shower should be build on a sunny open.The subject should be right next to a residential house, as too distant location complicate the run after bath procedures.

Shower in the garden - it is important to choose a sunny place
is important to choose a sunny place

shower for a country house should be set on a hill, so that the water flowed by itself in the right place.For normal operation of the soul is to organize a good heat and quick disposal of waste water.To do this, make a drain hole near the volume 2 cubic meters.In summer, the load will grow significantly in the shower.But on the draining properties of the soil heat is absolutely not affected.Therefore, if the water will drain badly, it will provoke unpleasant odors and insects.

Development project booths ↑

Before you start building the soul, is to make it a project.The booth should be comfortable that the person had the opportunity to bathe at any time.Space garden shower should be at least 100 by 100 centimeters, so that you can without any problems to raise their hands up and bend down.

should also organize a place protected from the water, where it is planned to leave the towel and his clothes.For the dressing rooms will be sufficient to 60 centimeters.It turns out that the internal dimensions of the cabins garden shower is 160 by 100 centimeters.

The booth is made of wood
booth made of wood, based on the foundation slab

however be more convenient outdoor shower in the garden with the size of 190 by 140 centimeters.A given wall thickness, leaves 200 and 150 centimeters.Moreover, such a solution - it is best for the standard size of the board.

From what we can do the foundation?↑

Before the construction of the summer is the soul level the ground, pour it with sand.Now, build an outside shower at the cottage!A base, for example, can serve Used sleepers.Use the spirit level to check the levelness of the foundation is necessary.To tie being moved between them is desirable to connect the straps.

If the first embodiment of the foundation does not suit you, type in a search engine "outside shower at the cottage photo."After reviewing the proposed options, you can stay on the decision of building the foundations of the pillars.

Building a framework for a garden shower ↑

For building shower stall suit different material - a transparent film, a solid slate or wood.For summer shower only need three sheets of slate, as the fourth side is the door.For framework can take iron pipes.After the frame is set, the apertures better concreted.And once the cement has dried, you can begin the installation of slate sheets.

Wooden frame for the holiday soul
wooden frame for the holiday soul

Alternatively, you can assemble the frame of wood, construction cementing long bolts.But in any case, the framework must be strong to be subsequently installed on the roof of the water tank of approximately 200 liters.

Features roof ↑

roof summer soul shall be pent.Its slope is on the sunny side, so that in the future may want to purchase a solar radiator in which the water circulates to heat.

Lathing of boards
Crate of boards

roof covers may serve as a flexible corrugated sheet, which should be laid on the crate from the boards.The roof should initially be durable to withstand heavy loads, which are calculated on the weight of the water tank.

Paul tray and shower door for summer ↑

The garden shower floor can be made in different ways.It is possible to put the board, leaving a gap therebetween through which water will come out.But a similar gap is not rare in the room gets cold air and creates discomfort.Therefore it is better in the washing compartment on top of the floor pan set.

The wooden floor in the summer shower in the country
wooden floor in the summer at the cottage soul

Dimensions pan of water must comply with the room size, you need to use galvanized sheet with a thickness of 0.8 millimeters.

bend the edges of the sheet should be 70 -100 mm, and in the place of discharge - cutting down the hole.The floor in this very spot and cut a hole, which has a slightly larger diameter.

The pallet in a summer shower
tray in a summer shower - a device for comfortable and safe receiving water treatments

between the tray and the floor is desirable to lay waterproofing, using roofing felt.The tray should be slightly tilted to the center for quick and easy water flow and fasten it to the wall with screws.If draining is done through a hose, then do waterproof layer is not necessary.

Outside shower with no door
standard door can be successfully replaced by a curtain of waterproof material

door for the summer shower is not necessary, the original space can hang a curtain.But if no door can not do, it can be made from the boards.

water tank ↑

as the budget option made using a simple barrel on whether 200 tonnes ditch.Moreover, the capacity of a material is heated by the sun quickly enough.Before lifting the barrel top is to make drainage and install faucet with the respective attachment.And you can fix the tank on the roof of the structure.For the liner is to take water composition pipe or buy a pump.

Tank summer shower
Industrial tank summer shower

Outside shower - tips ↑

If booth conceived lighting, is paving the wiring for lighting, it is worth remembering the rules wiring.Summer wooden shower to testify - is the place of increased humidity, so you need to be careful with electricity.Get out of the situation can be done in the window to the wall of light that can be closed by a light wrap or glass.

To make it convenient to use the shower and did not have to stand on a metal tray, it is advisable to put plastic ladders, under which the water does not stagnate and there is normal air circulation.

In the summer shower is important not to plant moisture, for this purpose in the ceiling for better ventilation is necessary to make an opening and close it with decorative lattice.Additionally, you can establish a mirror and a small sink.

To protect the exterior walls from the weather they can be wooden clapboard sheathing or vinyl siding or paint Weatherproof paint.The approach to the soul it is recommended to pave walkways made of planks or stone.It all depends on the financial capacity and taste.

To ensure that bathing the entire season, you can holiday outside shower warm, using expanded polystyrene.The space frame for that is filled with this material and upholstered using a stapler with plastic wrap.Also it is necessary to install a water heater - wood or electric.The heat exchanger is made of plain old battery.

Video: shower facility one day ↑

That's it!You know that in the construction of a summer shower is nothing unbearable.And you can safely proceed to construction.