Traditionally solid surface shower pan is a part of any shower stall or enclosure. It is also the shower base. Naturally, when you install high quality solid surface shower base, you are interested: how long it will serve you with no cracks and damages? The lifespan of custom shower pans solid surface depends on the material it is made of, the brand and the skills of the master installing the unit.
The last one is especially important, when you make the installation of solid surface showers in old houses, where the floor and the walls have defects. In this case any master making the shower pan and shower stall installation, should prepare the floor and the walls surfaces, making them even. The material of a solid base of a shower can vary from natural stone and marble to contemporary Corian.
Hand-made shower pans feature concrete bases and tiles installed over the base as a pan. If installing your shower in a bathroom, you find the floor space to fit the pan into it differs by its dimensions from standard ones, find the store where the masters can provide you the unique custom solid surface shower pan, which will match your floor space, left for the shower.