Reasons Stainless Steel is the Best Material For Outdoor Shower Columns

  • By Kate Williams

There’s no denying that outdoor showers have become a very popular addition to households. No longer is it just for beach houses or holiday homes, outdoor showers provide that extra bit of luxury that homeowners now want to experience every day! Outdoor showers come in all shapes and sizes, so if you are looking for this luxurious addition to your home, there is a very important decision to make.

While you’ll find outdoor showers are made of many different materials, if you are looking for the best of the best, you simply cannot go past stainless steel. There are so many different benefits of installing an outdoor shower column made of stainless steel, so let’s explore some of the top reasons below:

1. Low Maintenance

While some outdoor shower columns will require a lot of maintenance and general TLC, this is certainly not the case with those made from stainless steel. The low maintenance required with this material make it a very popular choice as all you’ll need to do is the occasional cleaning in order to maintain that lovely shine as well as the prevention of dirt and grime build up.

Even at the mercy of the elements, our marine grade stainless steel passes the test of time. It's sturdy, elegant and keeps its quality for years! In this photo: a close-up of Cometa. 

2. Corrosion Resistance

Leading on from the first point, stainless steel outdoor shower columns are low maintenance and therefore corrosion resistant. This means your fixture is more likely to stand the test of time, no matter what the elements throw at it. The best weather-resistant showers are usually made from stainless steel due to the reason it is corrosion resistant. Your outdoor shower column will look as good as it did when it was first installed!

We know how important it is to keep a clean and hygienic space, especially when it comes to the area we use to cleanse ourselves. Our AISI 316L, marine grade, stainless steel is made to endure all weather and thrive in humid spaces. In this photo: a close-up of Mercurio.

3. Aesthetic Appeal

It wouldn’t be an article about the benefits of stainless steel outdoor shower columns if we didn’t mention their beauty! If you are going for a sleek, modern aesthetic in your outdoor space, you simply cannot go past stainless steel as a material. It really provides a stunning timeless look and will ensure your outdoor shower column remains a lovely focal point year after year.


A collection of shower columns made of marine grade stainless steel in different finishes
All of our shower columns are made of marine grade, AISI 316L, stainless steel. Choose your favorite model and your preferred finish! From left to right: Atena, Aphrodite, Atlas, Cometa, Mercurio, Stella.

4. Eco-Friendly Choice

The awareness of using eco-friendly options has increased dramatically in the last few years. There are many eco-friendly choices we can make to ensure our footprint on the environment is as small as possible, and the good news is that stainless steel is a very sustainable and eco-friendly choice. This is because the material is completely recyclable, and therefore aligns with the sustainable living trend.

A solar shower column in a terrace with a pool
To add to our commitment with the environment, we too have solar showers in our catalogue. Also made of marine grade stainless steel, these are the ultimate statement of our eco-friendly approach. In this photo: Solaris.

In Summary

It’s clear to see just why stainless steel is a very popular material choice these days when it comes to outdoor shower columns. Stainless steel provides so many benefits, and that’s why you’ll see only the best of the best outdoor shower columns using this material. If you want something that is low maintenance, but also has the look, you really can’t go past a stainless steel option. Not only that, but it also has eco-friendly attributes, so you know you are doing your bit for the environment as well.