Best Electric Showers: A Round Up of The Top Buys Available

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In order to choose the best electric shower for your needs, it is vital to get to know the differences between the various types of showers you will see on offer. Understanding a little bit about how they work, alongside their plumbing and fitting requirements, will help you to make a fully informed decision and ensure you get the very most out of your new shower. 

Wondering how electric showers work? Let us explain. They take cold water, pass it over an electric heating element in the unit, then mix it back in with a little cold water in order to reach your set temperature. 

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Natasha Brinsmead

Natasha is Homebuilding & Renovating’s Associate Content Editor and has been a member of the team for over two decades. An experienced journalist and renovation expert, she has written for a number of homes titles. Over the years Natasha has renovated and carried out a side extension to a Victorian terrace. She is currently living in the rural Edwardian cottage she renovated and extended on a largely DIY basis, living on site for the duration of the project. She is now looking for her next project — something which is proving far harder than she thought it would be.