Enjoy the comfort, convenience and privacy of your RV's shower instead of running to the campground shower house. Fold-out shower rod gives you up to 30% more elbow room for a comfortable shower. Just flip it back inside the shower stall when you're finished. Also serves as a place to drip dry laundry or bathing suits over your shower pan. Designed for use in trailer and 5th wheel showers. When not in use it folds out of the way with no tools required. Pivots into your shower stall when not needed. Can be used to drip dry laundry over your shower basin.
Im a pretty big guy. 6' 1" 255 lbs. my orignal shower curtain keep sticking to my body as I showered. Since then with this rod. ...I have plenty of room. plus it folds inside the shower to make room in the bathroom. Its very well made. Easy to put up. Easy to use. I love this thing.
This product is definitely worth the money... the added space for taking a shower in our cramped RV shower is wonderful... I wish ...that we had found this product when we first purchased our RV, then, we would have had more comfortable showers from the beginning. Even tho our shower was 3 inches smaller than the thirty-five inch size for the smallest opening that it was suitable for, I easily modified the rod buy cutting five inches off of the center rod, re-drilling one hole and re-assembling the unit. It then worked perfectly in our RV.... If you have a cramped shower in your RV, I highly recommend this product!!!
This is a must have for any camper shower! It gives you the extra room you need so you
don't feel so cramped. It's super easy ...to install and looks great. A bonus idea is when
it is folded inward for the 'stored position' it makes a great place to hang wet bathing
suits, towels etc so they can drip dry right into the tub! We bought a shower curtain that
had lots of mesh storage pockets (you see them alot around back to school time) and
that's yet another great space saving tip!
This made a world of difference in our shower. It was so
easy to install (5 minutes) with a cordless drill or you can
even use a... screwdriver. I will probably buy another for my
parents. Put it in my 25' travel trailer......Great product
Works great and gives you alot more room in shower; especially if you have a small area to shower in. Installed this in my Class ...B camper that has a wet bath. Very tight room to shower, but with this extension it is much better and keeps the curtain away from you. My curtain was plenty long enough and works well. Installed myself in about 45 minutes.
This shower rod is fantastic, especially for tight spaces. I
installed it on a shower stall at home - very easy
installation. Th...e finish seems to be very robust and doesn't
seem to be affected by metal shower curtain hooks sliding
across it. We love the way it pushes back into the shower
when not in use - otherwise our bathroom door would strike it.
Another one in the RV is next!
Great way to add room in the shower.It is very easy to instal by one person. At least it was for me. Folds back into the shower fo...r plenty of room outside if your bathroom is a little on the small side. Works great and easy to use and I would say to anyone to buy this because you can not go wrong if you are tired of the shower curtain clinging to you while you get clean. Well made to hold up for a long time.
As advertised, this rod makes a world of difference in extra elbow room if your space is small like my 32 in. shower. It is made f...or 35-42 in. but can be trimmed to fit smaller showers. Though the instructions on the package were useless, I just cut 3 in. off the
middle bar with a hacksaw and hoped for the best. Well, sure enough, that did it and it mounted in a flash. I strongly recommend using the plate against the wall for added support but mine worked okay with wall anchors. When collapsed, it takes the whole curtain away from the edge where you pass by. I haven't hung a lot of things off it to dry yet, but depending on how you anchored it to the wall, will determine how well it holds
up. So far, it was worth the investment and is a nice luxury for showering in a VERY small shower.
We quickly installed this expandable shower rod in our 28 ft camper. It gives us plenty of room while in the shower, and gives us... more room when using our toilet because it folds
into the tub when it is not in use. If you are like me, you don't like rubbing up against a shower curtain when showering, and this rod gives keeps that from happening. I
would also like to mention that this rod seems to be very well made. I would definitely recommend it.
This product worked exactly as advertised and was easy to install. It gives a big person that little extra shoulder room needed an...d I would recommend it to others. The original
shower curtian worked fine and the longer one was not needed.
I was not real happy at first going from a glass shower door in my travel trailer to a shower curtain in my new 5th wheel
so I bo...ught one of these and have to say it is wonderful! I always wanted a drying bar in my trailer shower like this.
Nice to be able to hang wet clothes on it and have them drip only in the shower. When I shower, it pulls out and keeps
the curtain far away from me. Just love it!
Works great. Now, we have more room while taking a shower,folds back when not in use. I did put some seal around themounting heads... so water wouldn't get in the walls. Gives you
plenty of extra room in the tiny camper showers. I was afraid our shower curtain wouldn't be long enough with the
new shower rod but that's not an issue either. Easy installation.
This shower rod is without a doubt the single most useful, cost effective and worthwhile
addition we ever made to our camper. We... have a tub/shower and this makes taking a
shower much more pleasant by moving the shower curtain far enough out that is isn't
laying on you constantly. My advice, unless you have glass doors, if you don't have one,
you NEED one.
WAS WORRIED WHEN I GOT THE EXTEND A SHOWER BAR, BECAUSE IT
WAS TO LARGE FOR MY SHOWER STALL.
BUT I FOLLOWED THE INSTRUCTIONS ON... HOW TO ADAPT THE UNIT TO
MY SIZESHOWER STALL. IT WAS NOT VERY HARD TO RE-SIZE THE UNIT.
I NOW HAVE MORE ELBOW ROOM, WHICH IS JUST WHAT I WAS LOOKING
FOR.I WOULD RECOMMEND THIS SHOWER BAR.
Extend a Shower will make you want to extend your shower. My wife and I used it for the first time this weekend, what a
differenc...e it makes. No more touching that curtain by accident while showering, also, the curtain now goes outside
of the light in our ceiling so its brighter inside the shower. We love it.
We own a Fleetwood Storm and the shower space is not great. I saw this Extend-A-Shower and we decided we would give it a
try. Eas...y installation and it adds a lot more room to the showering area. The only hitch was I had to buy a longer shower curtain because where the rod folds out it raise the
curtain out of the shower pan. Bought one and hemmed it and problem solved. Rod also works as a towel bar when not in use.
This rod works great. Installed it myself in about 45 minutes. Easy to work, it gives
extra room in the shower when bathing and ...extra room in the bathroom when not using the shower. I would highly recommend this. We took a six week trip this fall and this really helped as the trailer can get a little small when living in it for that long.
Works better then expected. Gives you plenty of extra room in the tiny camper showers.
I was afraid our shower curtain wouldn't ...be long enough with the new shower rod but
thats not an issue either. Easy installation.
This was one the best investments we made for our shower, it not only opened up giving us more room in the shower, but, it also op...ened up the toilet area when shower wasnt in use. This is a must have item.
This seems like a great idea, however it wouldn't work in our trailer. It comes out several
inches and was too close to our vani...ty mirror, but it would definitely give you more room in
the shower, disappointed it wouldn't work with our set-up.
Easy install for me, Jayco 32bhs. One stud on inside wall easy to find, one side no stud
but I hung it as we don't have kids to ...pull hard on it. Works great, no more curtain sticking to your back in the shower! moves out easily and tucks away OK but that wasn't a problem as the curtain opened anyway to make room. Its when your IN the shower! I would recommend!
Love it! It worked great and does just what we wanted keeping the curtan off of me as I
shower. I was also impressed with the qu...ality of the medal and paint. We are very satisfied
with this purchase.
LOVE IT! It was exactly the size I needed, so no adjusting. It took 2 minutes to change it out, (including finding my screw driver...). My husband was surprised and very pleased, as was I, with all the room that it gave us in the tub. It seemed roomier than the glass
enclosed showers that we thought we just had to have when we were shopping for an RV. AND...I couldn't beat the price anywhere! I looked at over a dozen websites and Camping World had the best price. It arrived within 5 days. Like I said...LOVE IT and LOVE Camping World! The fact that it folds back in to the shower is really great also.
We removed the sliding/tracked shower curtain and installed this shower rod. It adds more room and light in the shower, and when f...olded in, it allows air to circulate around the shower curtain. Very heavy duty and easy to install. Highly recommended!!
The rod works just as advertised and it really does make more room in our travel trailer's shower. However, I expected a very simp...le straightforward installation, based on the pictures, but it was a bit more difficult. As it came from the factory, I could not get both mounting brackets to be vertical on the wall; one of the brackets was twisted out of plumb. Finally removed one of the screws attaching the rod to the bracket to let the rod rotate on the bracket. Then I attached the bracket to the wall and inserted a self-tapping screw in place of the original-machine thread screw and it was perfect - square and plumb. The rod works
great. I Recommend plastic shower curtain rings on the white rod.
Except for having to mount it slightly off center because of the need for a wall stud it installed easily and makes a huge differe...nce. Sometimes these types of things are just a good sales pitch and a waste of time but this thing really is, as my wife says, "The Berries".
This rod has made a small cramped shower into a much more pleasant shower. Now I
can at least turn around, and move without hitt...ing the curtain, splashing water out all
over the place. Great addition to our RV.
It is nice and sturdy, well-built and only took my husband a few minutes to install. It makes our tiny bathroom seem bigger, too.... I purchased a standard-sized shower curtain, and trimmed a few inches off the bottom. I would recommend the Extend-a-Shower to all of my RV friends!!!
This is a great product. I'm over 6 feet and around 240 pounds and I never had room in the shower. Now with this, I
just wish, I ...hadn't taken so long to put it in. You might need wall anchors to do this job, depending on your trailer. In my trailer, I had to use one anchor out of 4 screws.
Fantastic Idea. Gives you room IN the shower and OUT of the shower. Push it in when you're using other functions of the bathroom a...nd you gain so much room. Everyone with a shower curtain on a rod should own this.
Love this item and bought it knowing it would probably be too long. I cut the rod to fit my shower and it works perfectly. Mount...ed high enough it works with the medicine cabinet mounted next to the back wall of the shower. My only suggestion is that they offer it in a smaller size.
Should have bought this sooner. Makes a 36" wide shower much easier to use. Now I don't dread taking a shower in our travel trai...ler. My wife laughed at me when I bought this, now she is thanking me.
You need to find a sturdy place to mount this to the wall. It comes with four screws to mount it, that's it.
Bought this near the end of last season.Works great with shower curtain that came with camper. Our medicine cabinet is also close ...to the shower, so we push in the opposite side of the bar first, then push in the one near the cabinet, Best thing we have purchased so far.
This is a great product and was very excited to recieve it. The only problem was that I didn't measure my shower before I ordered ...it, and of course it was too short. So my son now has a new Extend-A-Shower for his travel trailer. Just wish they had Extend-A-Shower for longer showers, This would be an easy fix, just need to put two different length center rods in the package
This rod give us more room in our shower than the door we replaced but we need to
work on the placement as the bathroom door tha...t opens out to close off the shower from
the living area will not let it fully extend at that end and we can not open the door to get
from the bedroom to the living area when the other person is in the shower. Check your
placement in your RV carefully before getting this.
We have a tiny bathroom in an older motor home and it has always felt like you were taking a shower in a phone booth. This extend-...a-shower expanding rod works great. It was easy
to install with the hardware included. It swings back and away easily, stays in position while in use and travels down
the road well too. No bath water puddling on the floor and a more comfortable bathing experience all around. It is an exceptional value.
Our camper came with the pleated shower door. It was awful making shaving your legs impossible. This is a wonderful addition. We r...emoved the pleated door and its frame, and had this installed in about 20 minutes. It also allowed me to pick a standard shower curtain making my bathroom more attractive. The way it swings in while not in use is so wonderful! Also, don't worry if you have a cabinet next to the shower. It has no bearing on that. Do it! You won't be sorry.
Easy to install, and makes your shower seem so much bigger. We left the original rod (aluminum strip attached to the ceiling) in ...place with the small hooks so that we can hang our bathing suits from them and they will drip on the inside of the shower curtain (when not hanging on the awning). When not in use, it simply folds in and you have more room in the bathroom to move around.
Both my husband and I are big and tall and the extend a rod has made showering in our camper as easy as showering at home. Our med...icine cabinet is really close but the extend-a-shower clears it just fine. The extra elbow room it
gives the bathroom when the shower is not in use is also a huge plus. We've recommended the extend-a-shower to several friends and they've all purchased one for their campers.
My wife and I tired of having the shower curtain sucked against us when we showered. This rod cures all of that. Swing the rod o...ut and it doubles the space inside the shower. Swing the rod in, and it stores inside the shower, could not be simpler. Construction seems very heavy duty. I can't wait for the first trip of the year!
The one that folds is nice, but there is an optimum space that it accommodates: longer than that and the extra space decreases, sh...orter than that and it won’t fold inside the tub area. In any configuration it doesn’t provide as much extra space as the offset shower curtain rod by C.i.i. RV Specialties. The best approach is to determine whether your most important consideration is more space or more flexibility.
Well like everyone else on here has stated, this thing is great. I installed it in about 5
minutes with a cordless drill and us...ed it this weekend for the first time. I was worried
about my cabinet being in the way of its function, but it works well even if you have a cabinet close to the shower. It actually helps in the fact that when the rod is in the
unused position you can open your cabinet door another foot or so more. I would definitely recommend this to everyone.
Finally got a chance to install the new shower rod. Worked exactly as described. It took two
to install. Since we have a shower ...stall I used a regular shower curtain with some
modification. Added a weighted hem to the shower curtain which helps keep the curtain on
the inside and some Velcro on the sides. Plenty of room now. Love it.
It replaced a shower door. There is more room now. Our shower is a little narrower than the spec. for the folding rod. Easily cut ...it to the length needed. It is a robust shower rod, heavy duty pipe and joints.
I bought this because I hate having the shower curtain rub on my arms when washing my hair, etc. I delayed installing it for about... a month. I finally decided to "tackle" the job. It was so easy. I don't know why I waited. It took me about 20 minutes. I only had to drill one hole on each bracket because I used the existing hole on the top from the old shower rod. Once I drilled the second holes, it went together very quickly. I am pretty short so I could not get the center rod screwed in from the top. No problem, I just put the screws in from the bottom. Works beautifully. I'm amazed at the room it adds. I also love that the bathing suits can now drip into the tub and not down the side and on the floor. I am a woman, but I do know how to use a drill. SIMPLE. Can't believe I delayed. Paralysis from Analysis. Just do it.
Love this rod, makes showering great. Heavy rod, easy to install, and looks great. The problem lies in the screws that came with i...t. First screw head snapped off the other nearly bent out of the wall. They were not heavy duty enough to support the weight of this rod. Easy to fix tho. Other than that, great product.
Pros: Attractive appearance, Adds space, Easy to install
If there is one item that is a must have, this is it; not only does it add a lot of room in the shower, if fold over the tub when ...not in use creating more room in the bathroom. You can also hang swimsuits in it when folded in and the will drip into the tub.
Pros: Attractive appearance, Adds space, Easy to install, Performs as advertised
This is designed for use in trailer and 5th wheel showers.
by Camping World – September 23, 2015
Is it adaptable?
by Ginger – May 29, 2015
May 29, 2015
Could this shower rod be installed on the inside of a rounded, or corner glass shower enclosure in my small motor home?
Why? Because our shower stall is not in the bathroom. Being glass, there is no privacy when taking children or other adults with us.There is wall space above the glass enclosure to fasten it. I think I would need the dimension of the bar. There is no room for anything on the outside of the stall.We have a glass door that opens out. After stepping in, you could slide the curtain around you.
This shower rod just may work with your stall. There are two primary factors with the use of the 'Extend-A-Shower', opening size of 35"-42" or 54" to 60"(can be purchased from Stromberg Carlson) for the geometry to work properly, and at least somewhat opposing walls for mounting. Here is a blog post where the 'Extend-A-Shower' was installed in a non-traditional shower stall.
by Camping World – October 15, 2015
I have a 36" shower rod now will this work for me?
If referring to the shower curtain when the rod is expanded. A long curtain will have to be used so the curtain can stay within the shower pan/tub. Either having factory sewn weights or adding weights to the bottom hem of the curtain is helpful in keeping the curtain in place.
by Camping World – October 01, 2015
Will it work if there is a small cabinet right next to the shower?
by Donna – May 06, 2015
May 06, 2015
There's no way to avoid this cabinet. Is it possible for the flexible part to flex out only part-way way on that one end and just stop where it meets the cabinet??
These can be used on showers with opening 35" to 42" wide and has outward clearance for the expansion. While they may be designed with 5th wheel and trailers in mind, it will work on any shower with the correct size opening.
by Camping World – September 30, 2013
When rod is swung into the shower, does it have to pivot overhead or can it swing down and into shower?
by Anonymous – July 03, 2013
July 03, 2013
The camper ceiling is too low to pivot overhead and don't want to mount the bar lower than it is now.
Shower curtains are sold separately (not included).
by Camping World – February 04, 2013
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