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Handshower *without* a slide bar

Posted by jbmiles (My Page) on
Tue, Jun 11, 13 at 7:17

We're in the middle of a small bathroom renovation in NYC. We're having a tough time finding an affordable handshower that does not have to be affixed to a slide bar. Ideally, we want to have one fixed shower head for 99% of our showering, but then want the separate handshower to use only for cleaning and washing the dog. Since the shower stall is small, we'd rather not have a slidebar. We've seen some online, but haven't found any in a showroom in NYC that we like. Any recommendations? Does the handshower need to be the same brand as the rest of the shower assembly?


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RE: Handshower *without* a slide bar

Have you tried Simon's Hardware? It's on 29th and Third, I believe. They have always had a really good selection but I haven't been there in a long time. Also, what about Home Depot or Gracious Home? In my last bathrooms, I had handshowers without the slide bars. I think they were Grohe. They were nice but what's out there now is even nicer.


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RE: Handshower *without* a slide bar

You need/want one that attaches to a regular shower arm.

Something like any of these in this search.

(I used this company just because, but this is what you are looking for, I believe)

Here is a link that might be useful: handshower shower arm search


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RE: Handshower *without* a slide bar

Have you looked at this 2 in 1 by Delta?

http://ahelicoptermom.com/delta-in2ition-two-in-one-shower-hand-held-shower

It looks like it would take care of what you need perfectly.


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