How to install a steel bath in your bathroom?

steel baths

The bath installation process can differ greatly depending upon its shape and material. The most common material used for bath construction is acrylic and steel where steel baths are stronger and more durable compared to the acrylic ones. Bette steel bath are one of the finest baths you can choose from in terms of design, finish, and durability if you are considering getting a steel bath. 

Installing a bath is not as easy as it may seem, as you would be handling a heavy large tub in a confined place. If you are not confident about doing it, it is a better idea to hire a professional plumber to do his job. For an easy step-by-step installation of a Bette bath, you can follow our steel bath installation guide.

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Recommended tools and materials

  • Tape measure
  • Hacksaw
  • Hammer
  • Drywall screw
  • Drain assembly
  • Screwdriver
  • Pipe wrench 
  • Silicone sealant
  • Spirit level
  • Teflon tape

Attach Steel bath legs

Bette baths are delivered with both legs. After unboxing the bath place, it upside down leaving the packaging in place to protect it against scratches. Position the bath legs on the bath and hang the bath feet from the lugs. Now take the screwdriver and tighten them until they reach the defined breaking point. Fix the second leg the same way to the other side of the tub. Use a tape measure to pre-set the height of the feet and then secured them so they stay in position. Use the spirit level to ensure the legs are at a horizontal level.

Fit tap

If your bath has pre-cut tap holes, just fix the taps into the rim holes and tight using. Otherwise, drill tap holes after taking careful measurements.

Fix the bath at the desired position

After fixing the tap and other fittings,  turn up the bath and place it in the desired position. Using its adjustable bolts, you can easily adjust the bath level. Use the spirit level to check the bath level. If you are looking at Bette Ranges at affordable prices then you must contact Nexus.