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Outdoor shower

As part of the new pool, we'd like to have an outdoor shower.

There's some great designs for outdoor showers - Pinterest is an inspirational source of ideas.

Bamboo screen and plants for privacy
Stone wall adds character but are
difficult and expensive to build

We'll have plenty of space between the pool and the backfence, over the top of the easement - and that's where we have a problem. As far as we know, we can't lay water pipes (or electrical wires) across a sewage easement.

The simplest way to avoid this is to have our plumber install a tap at the end of the easement, and run a hose to the base of the shower. In looking for an outdoor shower that would enable this, I came across a solar heated shower in Bunnings, made by Poolscape.



It's quite reasonably priced, at $199, so if we can create a nice looking screen and still allow sunlight on to the shower itself to warm the water, this looks like a simple solution.


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