Jul 27, 2013, 11:38 AMlemmysaso
bath glass enclosure
My contractor installed a 3/8 tempered glass enclosure in my bath. After every shower I noticed a small pool of water on the outside floor. I told him about it and he suggested we adjust the shower door hinges, but it did not fix the issue. Upon further assessment I noticed one of the glass panels was installed on a slant. So my question is, "Is it safe to remove the glass without it shattering?"
Jul 27, 2013, 12:07 PMnona
it is safe to remove, if you're careful and know what you're doing. But, why not get the contractor to fix his mistake?
Jul 27, 2013, 12:54 PMJaybee
It could also be a difficult problem to fix. It's very rare to have perfectly plumb walls - trying to mate up to that with a perfectly square glass panel will often leave a tapered gap. You may have to resort to use additional trim or clear caulk to fill any gaps that cause leakage.
Jul 29, 2013, 11:26 AMhandylock
Yes, take advice from an expert in this field. Be careful while removing the glass, otherwise you may damage it.