Shower curtains can add a lot to a bathroom decor. While selecting a shower curtain, one should make sure that it goes well with the color of the bathroom tiles and other accessories. In addition, to make sure that the curtain lasts long, it is important to take good care of it.
A Dremel or Roto Zip tool. If your guys are handy around the house they may appreciate one of these tools. They can be used on a wide range of projects from taking out old grout from your azulejos baño to cutting and sanding. These are really cool tools, but you better have a deep pocket book if your buying these. They start around $100 dollars.
The material of the tiles should be your top priority. Different floor tiles are made from different types of material and not all materials are suitable for high moisture which is prevalent in the bathroom. It is therefore important that you get the material that does not wear off with the moist, one which is not sensitive to moisture. However, as much as you need high humidity resistant strips, the laminated flooring is not suitable for this area. This is because when wet, the laminated tiles tend to be very slippery and can lead to accidents. The most recommended strips are the porcelain, natural stones and the ceramics ones. Their characteristics make them very suitable for this use.
I usually find several stores and discuss with them all details of the items they sell. This would be much easier and faster, than searching in the web. Secondly, the floor should be heated, so consider this feature in your list of requirement.
Molds can often be found in the shower and the bathtub. Grime from the body oils and soap residue wash off the shower or bathtub create a food source for mold. And of course there is plenty of water sources for mold in the flowing water and steam generated.
Another material that has been used is Dyneema SB-61. This material was original invented in 1979. However, some recent upgrades to it made it stronger and more durable than ever before. Dyneema is actually made up of polyethylene. In its lesser forms, it is used to make common household products like laundry baskets and milk jugs. Just like Kevlar it is woven into a fabric that is overlapped in order to make body armor panels. This fabric is used in many of the vests that have been worn by police officers over the years.
Finally, oxygen bleach which is, like we said, a lot safer than chlorine bleach, is a fantastic grout cleaner, even for dirty grout, and is safe to use on the tiles that surround it. It is also great for removing mold and can even be used to clean moldy ceilings.