Unlike a conventional shower, a digital shower is controlled remotely. This has many advantages, not least easy installation. In fact, a digital shower is one of the very best options for replacing a shower.
There is a wide range of digital shower designs and manufacturers to choose from and there are digital bath fillers too that will even stop filling the bath when it gets to a set level. Digital showers are ideal for all bathrooms, you just need to make sure you choose the right model for your particular plumbing system. Digital showers offer lots of other clever options too, including wireless remote controls to operate your digital shower from outside the bathroom.
Get help, with our digital showers FAQ
Q. What is a digital shower?
A. A digital shower is controlled using a digital processor, rather than a thermostatic cartridge or manually mixing the water. Unlike conventional showers digital showers can be controlled remotely.
Q. Why should I choose a digital shower?
A. A digital shower is the latest in showering technology. With some ranges offering features such as pre-sets - where you can set your preferred temperature and for bath filler sets, set the fill level. Other features can include wireless remote, where you can control the shower from outside of the bathroom.
Q. What style should I go for?
A. Digital showers tend to all be very modern looking at the moment due to the fact that they are one of the latest innovations in bathroom technology. If you are looking for a traditional style, digital showers probably aren't going to give you that feel, however unless you are trying to recreate an authentic old fashioned bathroom, there's nothing to say that you can't have a traditional bath, basin etc and then a digital shower.
Q. Will I need anything else to go with my digital shower?
A. Within the digital showers category some will complete as complete sets or 'packs' but others will just feature the processing unit etc, so always check the advert carefully to ensure you are clear on what is included.
Q. Are digital showers suitable for use in a cloakroom bathroom?
A. This will probably be a no as to be small enough to be classed as a cloakroom bathroom there wouldn't be enough space to install a bath or shower enclosure so there would be no use for a shower.