Sentrel Shower & Tub Wall Panels – the Look of Natural Stone at ½ the Cost & No Maintenance
If you’re looking for natural stone, marble or granite wall panels for a bathtub or shower but think you can’t afford it – think again. With the development of a new scratch resistant composite bathroom wall surround system called Sentrel you can get the look of natural stone without the big cost or grout challenges sometimes associated with marble and granite. Outlined below are the frequently answered questions about this system.
What is the Sentrel System? – Sentrel is a composite material that won’t attract mold or bacteria that incorporates a high resolution pigment and a digital imaging process to create the look of real stone, marble or granite walls.
Where can this material be used? – The most popular uses include shower wall panels, tubs & tub decks, bathroom walls, corner and bench seats and kitchen backslashes – basically anyplace you’re looking to create a stylish surface which may come into contact with water.
What kind of product options are available? – Sentrel is available in over 2 dozen natural stone patterns. The most popular ones include Mocha Travertine, Petrafini, Calcutta Gold, Golden Beaches and Breshia Paradiso. To add function and style there is also a large selection of trim moldings, accent strips, and shampoo and soap dishes to compliment this decorative shower wall and tub line.
Can this system be installed over old tile? Can it be installed over fiberglass one piece tub/shower units? Yes – Sentrel can be installed over old tile walls (to save the cost and mess of having to remove old tiles) as long as the existing walls are not wet, spongy or bowed. This material cannot be installed existing fiberglass one piece units (in these cases the one piece system is torn out and wall backer will be installed before putting up the Sentel walls.
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If you’re looking for more information or an estimate to install the decorative Sentrel shower or tub wall panels contact The Bath Doctor of Cleveland (216-531-6085) or Columbus (614-252-7294).For nationwide direct product sales call Innovate Building Solutions (877-668-5888). For complete bathroom remodeling contact Cleveland Design & Remodeling (216-658-1270).