Linear shower drains

Think free. Shower free.

We believe in a barrier-free world, a place of no restrictions. Our Easy Drain linear shower drain is the culmination of that dream. There is an Easy Drain linear shower drain for every type of bathroom project, you can find it here.

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100% Waterproof
10-year warranty
Easy installation
Easy to clean

The most important steps

1
Choose location & size

Choose location & size

You can place your linear shower drain against the wall or free-in-the-floor. We recommend an against the wall installation that has one-sided sloping, meaning; less tile cutting, clean lines and high drainage capacity.

2
Determine type of flooring

Determine type of flooring

There are specific models for different types of flooring. Also, keep in mind that in a renovation project you might need a drain with low installation depth.

3
Pick your grate finish

Pick your grate finish

Find the grate that matches your bathroom's design best. You can choose from a wide range of materials and designs.

Why choose a linear drain?

Create the bathroom of your dreams

Unlike a traditional shower drain, which requires a four-sided slope and is only applicable if you have small tiles, a linear shower drain, if placed against the wall only needs a one-sided slope and can be used with large format tiles. Thanks to the invention of the linear shower drain, you have maximum freedom in designing your barrier free bathroom. A drainage system can be installed in different ways – find out what the best linear shower drain is for your project.

Benefits

Appearance – Linear drains have a sleek and slim appearance, a subtle eye-catcher that fits in a large variety of shower floors.

Maintenance – Linear drains offer easy maintenance and efficient water drainage. Who doesn’t love an easy-to-clean shower drain?

Flexibility – Linear drains can be placed almost anywhere in your barrier-free bathroom. Giving you the flexibility to create the perfect bathroom layout.  

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Future-proof bathroom for generations

Compared to traditional shower trays and drains, linear drains are far safer as they remove obstacles. A barrier-free walk-in shower is at the same level as the bathroom floor. This creates a creates a wheelchair- and senior friendly bathroom that can be enjoyed for many generations. 

Create more space

You easily create more space in the bathroom by removing all thresholds and let your bathroom floor tiles continue into the shower. Barrier-free showering starts with a linear shower drain.

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Why choose an Easy Drain?

Suitable for any bathroom project – We offer a wide range of Easy Drain linear shower drains that are suitable for any type of bathroom and installation situation, whether it’s renovation or new build.

Lengths up to 2 meters – Easy Drain linear shower drains are available in lengths from 200 mm up to 2000 mm and are equipped with our patented technologies.

Low maintenance and easy-to-clean – All our drains are made of high-quality stainless steel and therefore require little maintenance. Our drains are easy to clean thanks to the easy removable siphon and hair catcher.

10-year warranty – We believe in our high-quality shower drains. That’s why we offer you a 10-year warranty on all of our products.

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Freedom in design

Our Easy Drain series provides you with the opportunity to design your bathroom exactly as you want. The Easy Drain program offers unique design grates that are perfect for small and large-sized shower floors with various finishes such as:

Easy waterproofing

Whether it’s a renovation or new construction project, waterproofing is necessary for any type of bathroom or wet area. With our Easy Seal sets, we offer a guaranteed safe and 100% watertight waterproofing system, in combination with one of our Easy Drains. As a result, leaking of faulty installation due to unfavorable conditions is eliminated.

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Easy installation

Easy Drain shower drains are supplied as a complete set and have just a few parts which enables a quick and easy installation. By using our comprehensive installation manuals and videos, assembling an Easy Drain is completed in a matter of seconds.

Frequently asked questions

Where can I buy an ESS product?

ESS products can be found at showrooms and wholesalers around the world. You can easily find a dealer in your area using the dealer locator. If you are a wholesaler and/or retailer with an interest in our products, please contact us.

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Are there specific solutions for large projects?

Yes, we offer special solutions for any type of project, whether it’s hospitality, residential or health care projects. Have a look at our referencesPlease contact us when you have specific requirements for your project.

Note: To achieve the best possible result, please carefully read the installation guide, as the exact instructions depend on the type of shower drain. We recommend that the shower drain installation should only be done by trained professionals in compliance with local building regulations.

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I have lost the installation manual

The installation manual can be found in our Support section.

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Can Easy Drain shower drains be placed near the swimming pool?

Yes, we recommend using stainless steel 316 for your shower drain when comes into contact with chloride solutions (e.g. pools) or is placed outside in saline environments (e.g. the coast). Contact us for more information. In addition to standard shower drains, the Pool line is specially developed for drainage of pools and spas.

 

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Are Easy Drain shower drains EN 1253 certified?

Yes, Easy Drain shower drains with a 50 mm water seal are certified according to the European Standard EN 1253, the highest functionality testing standard.  

EN 1253
Requirements for shower drains in buildings are written down in standard NEN EN 1253. This European Standard gives guidance for places of installation and specifies requirements for the construction, design, performance and marking as well as test methods. 

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Are Easy Drain shower drains ETAG-022 certified?

Requirements for sealing walls and floors in wet rooms are set in the European standard ETAG 022.
All Easy Drain drain systems with Water Protection System (pre-assembled sealing membrane) meet this standard.

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Can a shower drain be installed in a concrete subfloor or substrate?

Yes, all Easy Drain shower drains are suitable for placement in a concrete (sub)floor. 

Concrete is a very durable and smooth subflooring which can be directly tiled after drying. Another great advantage is that it can carry considerable weight and the finishing floor can be removed without damaging the concrete.

Note: A subfloor is a thick and flat structural surface that is the foundation for all of the above layers of flooring. All houses have subfloors.

Note: To achieve the best possible result, please carefully read the installation guide because the exact instructions depend on the type of shower drain. We recommend that the shower drain installation should only be done by trained professionals in compliance with local building regulations.

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Can a shower drain be placed in a wooden subfloor?

Yes, despite the fact that concrete is the most common subflooring material, many bathrooms are still being built on a wooden subfloor. In some countries, it is even more common to use wood as an underlay for wet rooms than concrete. Easy Drain shower drains can be installed in a wooden floor, but there are specific Easy Drain models that make installation easier:

Take the following into consideration when installing a shower drain in a wooden subfloor:

  • Flooring must be able to support the weight of the above layers
  • Waterproofing the entire wet area is recommended
  • Make sure that the drain has a watertight connection with the drainage pipe

Note: A subfloor is a thick and flat structural surface that is the foundation for all of the above layers of flooring. All houses have subfloors.

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Can I use a shower drain system in combination with underfloor heating?

Yes, an Easy Drain shower drain can be used in combination with underfloor heating, provided that the underfloor heating is placed at least 30 cm from the drain.

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How do I find out how much water is produced by my shower?

Renovation project
Place a bucket in the shower with a litre indication. Then count the number of litres that the shower head produces per minute.

New construction project
The amount of water that the shower produces depends on:

  • Flow rate and water pressure of the boiler
  • Flow rate of the shower head

We recommend to always consult a specialist when determining flow rates and water produced by the shower.

Note: To achieve the best possible result, please carefully read the installation guide because the exact instructions depend on the type of shower drain. We recommend that the shower drain installation should only be done by trained professionals in compliance with local building regulations.

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Should there be a slope in the drain pipe?

Before you connect the shower drain to the drainage pipe, make sure that there is sufficient slope in the piping and as few bends as possible. This way, the water runs away easily.

Note: To achieve the best possible result, please carefully read the installation guide because the exact instructions depend on the type of shower drain. We recommend that the shower drain installation should only be done by trained professionals in compliance with local building regulations.

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Do I have to ground my shower drain?

We recommend that all our shower drains are properly grounded with the supplied grounding clip.

Note: To achieve the best possible result, please carefully read the installation guide because the exact instructions depend on the type of shower drain. We recommend that the shower drain installation should only be done by trained professionals in compliance with local building regulations.

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What is the Water Protection System (WPS)?

Easy Drain’s innovative Water Protection System (WPS) provides an easy-to-install and safe-to-assemble sealing system for linear shower- and floor drains. This WPS-system consists of a flexible waterproofing
membrane which is connected to the linear drain’s stainless steel flanges or the floor drain’s special cuff. This way, leaking as a result of faulty installation due to unfavourable conditions is eliminated.

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What is Tile Adjustable Frame (TAF)?

A subtle stainless steel frame is paired with multiple patented technologies to ensure a beautifully smooth and secure installation. The innovative TAF (Tile Adjustable Frame) is fully adjustable at the time of tiling. TAF eliminates guesswork, creates a finished edge, and ensures a perfect fit with any thickness of floor material. The frame can be fitted with multiple length end spacers for a perfect fit against the wall, and is available in standard (7-18 mm) a high version (17-28 mm) for use with extra thick tiles and low version (3-13 mm) for thin flooring.

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What is secondary drainage?

With our patented TAF-system (Tile Adjustable Frame) we offer a unique option to apply secondary drainage in a barrier-free installation. This way, any water leaking under the tiles due to porous sealant or cracks can flow back into the shower drain.

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In which situations is a vertical outlet applied?

In most installation situations a horizontal outlet is suitable, but it may happen that a vertical outlet is necessary because there are obstacles in the way (for example with wooden floors). In this case, it is possible to order a shower drain with an optional vertical outlet.

Note: To achieve the best possible result, please carefully read the installation guide because the exact instructions depend on the type of shower drain. We recommend that the shower drain installation should only be done by trained professionals in compliance with local building regulations.

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How much gradient is needed in the tile floor?

When tiling the floor, make sure that you create a slope of at least 2% towards the shower drain. The requirements with regard to the floor gradient may be different for walk-in showers with glass walls. Please consult your supplier in this regard. Also, the tiles should be laid level or 1 mm higher than the top edge of the tile frame to ensure good drainage toward the shower drain.

Note: To achieve the best possible result, please carefully read the installation guide, as installation of the product may differ depending on the model. We recommend that the shower drain installation should only be done by trained professionals in compliance with local building regulations.

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What is a linear shower drain?

A linear shower drain is an elongated shower drain (including siphon) that ensures that the water is drained as efficiently and hygienically as possible. Thanks to the linear shower drain it is easier to use large sized tiles as your shower floor. Since its invention, it has unleashed a revolution in bathrooms worldwide and transformed them into today’s trendy barrier-free bathrooms. The advantages of a linear shower drain in comparison to a traditional shower drain are numerous.

  • One-sided sloping (Wall installation)
  • Applicable with large size tiles
  • Easy cleaning
  • High drainage capacity
  • Less tile cutting
  • Clean lines
  • More design options

Note: To achieve the best possible result, please carefully read the installation guide, as the exact instructions depend on the type of shower drain. We recommend that the shower drain installation should only be done by trained professionals in compliance with local building regulations.

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What is a barrier-free shower or walk-in shower?

Unlike a traditional shower tray, a barrier-free shower or walk-in shower is completely level with the floor. In this case, the floor is sloped towards the drain, so all the water will drain efficient and a tray is not necessary.  With this type of shower, you can continue your bathroom tiles into your shower and have complete freedom in designing the bathroom of your dreams. Another great plus of a walk-in shower or barrier-free shower is that it is future-proof, meaning that it makes effective use of space and does not contain obstructive barriers or steps (barrier-free).

Note: To achieve the best possible result, please carefully read the installation guide, as the exact instructions depend on the type of shower drain. We recommend that the shower drain installation should only be done by trained professionals in compliance with local building regulations.

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Which grate options are possible?

Easy Drain shower drains are available with the following grate options. Click on the grate finish to find the matching shower drain.

Note: To achieve the best possible result, please carefully read the installation guide, as the exact instructions depend on the type of shower drain. We recommend that the shower drain installation should only be done by trained professionals in compliance with local building regulations.

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Can I use my own bathroom tile as a grate?

Easy Drain has a wide range of shower drains, specially developed for fitting your own bathroom tile (invisible look). In addition, our Zero-Tile models feature a reversible grid for both tile and stainless steel look.

Note: To achieve the best possible result, please carefully read the installation guide, as the exact instructions depend on the type of shower drain. We recommend that the shower drain installation should only be done by trained professionals in compliance with local building regulations.

 

 

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Are Easy Drain shower drains supplied as a complete set?

Most Easy Drain shower drains are supplied as a complete set. A complete set consists of a design set (grate/frame) and built-in set (the part that goes into the floor). The complete set also contains all necessary accessories for installation and maintenance such as height-adjustable feet, grate removal tool, tile installation aid etc.

Note: To achieve the best possible result, please carefully read the installation guide, as the exact instructions depend on the type of shower drain. We recommend that the shower drain installation should only be done by trained professionals in compliance with local building regulations.

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Which shower drains are suitable for a wheelchair users?

All grates (design sets) are suitable for wheelchair users, with the exception of glass grates.

Note: To achieve the best possible result, please carefully read the installation guide, as the exact instructions depend on the type of shower drain. We recommend that the shower drain installation should only be done by trained professionals in compliance with local building regulations.

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What materials are used to make Easy Drain shower drains?

Easy Drain products are made of high-quality stainless steel (304 or 316), very durable antibacterial ABS plastic and Polypropylene (PP) to ensure that it will last a lifetime in your bathroom.

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