FAQs

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How long does it take to install the typical bath surround?
The installation is quick and easy. The average time for a full installation is about 2 hours.

How many designs are available?
We currently offer seven standard designs but we offer you the ability to create and design a pattern suited to your project. You are only limited by your imagination.

How heavy are the panels?
Dekōmurō panels weigh 1.4 pounds per square foot. The panel is approximately 3' x 8.5' and weighs a little over 35 pounds.

What if my existing walls are uneven?
Our patented installation system uses a 1/8" double-sided foam tape to adjust the panels to the required tolerances.

What if my corner walls are out-of-square?
Our patented two-part molding is 100% watertight and is designed to correct and conform to out-of-square walls.

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Are the panels difficult to cut?
Any type of saw equipped with a "finish" blade works well. A utility knife with a sharp blade can be used to score the material before splitting.

Will I have to account for much waste?
Because of the flexibility and nature of the panels, there is little or no waste.

Do I have to be concerned with particulate?
While we always advise the use of standard safety equipment, there is no respirable particulate from our panels.

How fragile are the panels?
The panels are impact resistant and highly flexible. They are designed to allow access to tight spaces.

Is there a warranty?
Yes - 20 years.