DIY Solar Outdoor Shower

Do you like the idea of outdoor showering? Then you will love this DIY shower.

A simple, efficient and inexpensive outdoor bathroom
A simple, efficient and inexpensive outdoor bathroom

In some places, water heaters are outdoor bathrooms are considered more as luxury than a necessity. But that shouldn’t stop anyone from enjoying a warm shower!

This outdoor shower runs completely on solar energy, providing free hot water and lighting during the night. Reflective insulation and clear roofing are used to collect and store the heat from the sun. To improve hot water reserve, you can add a dual pane thermal glass cover.

This clever project definitely says that warm showers do not necessarily have to mean higher electricity bill! Could you use one in your yard?

Materials:

  • Cedar Wood Panels/Boards
  • Cement Foundation Blocks
  • Plywood
  • Water Tank
  • Fiberglass Batting
  • Bricks
  • Shower Fixtures
  • Solar Lighting
  • Reflective Insulation
  • UV Resistant Poly-type Clear Roofing
  • Deck Screws
  • Door Hinges
  • Hooks
  • Water Piping
  • Steel Support for solar box

Tools:

  • Table Saw
  • Hand Saw
  • Drill
  • Trowel
  • Shovel
  • Hammer

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Thanks to Homesteadingtoday for this great project. Get the step-by-step instructions here….

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