Sealed joints. When installing a window in a tiled shower enclosure, make sure the joint between the jamb and the cementboard is sufficiently sealed with silicone caulk and a waterproofing membrane. The membrane bridging the two materials creates a stable substrate for the tile.

Sealed joints. When installing a window in a tiled shower enclosure, make sure the joint between the jamb and the cementboard is sufficiently sealed with silicone caulk and a waterproofing membrane. The membrane bridging the two materials creates a stable substrate for the tile.

shower window--this is what I was originally thinking, with the translucent window on the bottom for light and the transom up top.

shower window--this is what I was originally thinking, with the translucent window on the bottom for light and the transom up top.

bathrooms - cafe au lait, cafe au lait bathroom walls, frameless glass front shower, seamless glass front shower, shower pony wall, pony wal...

bathrooms - cafe au lait, cafe au lait bathroom walls, frameless glass front shower, seamless glass front shower, shower pony wall, pony wal...

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What to do if you have a window in your shower.....  Install a vinyl window with privacy glass and wrap it with vinyl trim.  Caulk the seams to make it waterproof.  Amazing!  So much more affordable than glass block!

What to do if you have a window in your shower..... Install a vinyl window with privacy glass and wrap it with vinyl trim. Caulk the seams to make it waterproof. Amazing! So much more affordable than glass block!

Narrow bathroom benefits from shower window to break up the space and provide fresh air.

22 Small Bathroom Design Ideas Blending Functionality and Style

Narrow bathroom benefits from shower window to break up the space and provide fresh air.

I like this idea to accommodate two things in one.  Window plus shower niche.

The Case for Saving the Shower Window

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