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Model #NCHS1216

12 in. x 16 in. x 3.5 in. Shower Niche with Modular Shelf in Gray

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Product Overview

Polyniche is a lightweight shower niche, consisting of an eps core with a liquid applied waterproof membrane, then coated with an acrylic polymer . It is ready to tile right out of the box and installs in minutes, saving you time and money over conventional shower niche construction methods. Polyniche shower niche is designed to act as an in-wall recessed shower accessory, used in both commercial and residential shower or tub stalls. Polyniche is made from high density eps, and is designed to fit between conventional 16 in. On center studs, without modification to existing studs. Polyniche requires the use of polymer modified thin set during tile installation.
  • 100% waterproof
  • Used in residential and commercial shower stall and tub applications
  • Lightweight and installs in minutes
  • Acrylic polymer coating ensures maximum strength bond with polymer modified thin set
  • Interior dimensions 12 in. x 16 in. x 3-1/2 in. D
  • Exterior dimensions 16 in. x 20 in. x 4 in. D
  • Designed with a 1/2 in. T x 2 in. W flange on all sides for installation on studs
  • Includes a separate prefabricated modular shelf which can be installed at any height to create separate compartments within the shower niche if desired
  • PolyNiche can be installed horizontally or vertically

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MaterialHigh-Impact Polystyrene (HIPS)FoamPolystyreneFoam
Number of Shower Pieces1 Piece1 Piece2 Pieces2 Pieces
FeaturesShelves,Tile ReadyTile ReadyAdjustable ShelfTile Ready
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Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)
3.5 in
Product Height (in.)
16 in
Product Width (in.)
12 in

Details

Color Family
Gray
Color/Finish
Gray
Features
Adjustable Shelf
Material
Polystyrene
Number of Shower Pieces
2 Pieces
Product Weight (lb.)
3 lb

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
No Certifications or Listings
Manufacturer Warranty
5 years

Questions & Answers

4Questions4Answers

Can this unit be painted instead of tiled?

Asked by Bath February 1, 2021
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Answer

This product is designed to be tiled along with the walls it is installed on. Any installation method other than tile is not recommended.

What type material is this made of. I am looking for something I can install in a walk in shower ...

Asked by Grammie August 29, 2020
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Answer

Hi Grammie, thank you for your recent inquiry with The Home Depot. Upon further research I was able to find out that the item material is Polystyrene and would work perfect for your project. I hope this information helps. We appreciate your business and look forward to serving you in the future.

Can I tile over this Niche

Asked by Linda July 3, 2020
1
Answer

Yes, PolyNiche is intended to be tiled over

can this niche be installed in a shower that is not tiled? in a fiberglass shower?

Asked by Donna March 1, 2019
1
Answer

PolyNiche is meant to be installed in a traditional tiled shower enclosure, not a fiberglass shower enclosure.

Customer Reviews

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by HomeDepotCustomer
I can't speak to anything regarding installation, because my plumber...
I can't speak to anything regarding installation, because my plumber put it in and tiled around it, but it looks great and will be perfect for holding shampoo bottles.
by HomeDepotCustomer
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by HomeDepotCustomer
Worked out perfectly! Why pay $20-30 more for the expensive...
Worked out perfectly! Why pay $20-30 more for the expensive brand that does the same thing?Very satisfied. Only wish Home Depot would stock them - they would sell a lot more. Having said that, my online order came in ahead of schedule. Delivered to my home. Excellent rating.
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by HomeDepotCustomer
Easy installation and very easy to tile over ...
Easy installation and very easy to tile over
by HomeDepotCustomer
1 person found this helpful
Not quite what I expected. It is pretty much Styrofoam with a water proof coating on it. For th...
Not quite what I expected. It is pretty much Styrofoam with a water proof coating on it. For the price, I expected a little better design.
by Red
3 people found this helpful
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