You may want to think about shopping for a bathtub with a shower enclosure or to build an enclosure over an active bathtub you have. With this, you can opt to have either a steam bath or a shower whenever you please. However, with a bathtub, you want to be even more vigilant while selecting the kind of roof, walls and door that could possibly constitute the rest of the enclosure. Such feature is vital in a steam shower because it needs to keep steam inside the enclosure. An incorrect practice will permit too much steam to get away and it can easily damage the interior spaces of one's bathroom. A damp bathroom is not a great thing as mildew and mold will undoubtedly thrive. Furthermore, if you have an interior or cabinets crafted from timber then that too might begin to corrode. One More thing which should be noted is the slope on which one is going to fix the roof. A straight roof is going to keep the water dripping on top of you. One could choose to have it in a dome shape or one which is developed at an angle to prevent this. It's definitely a perfect idea to keep a storage shelf or unit in the area as its going to turn out to be a really practical feature. A storage shelf could be used to store a ton of things that are necessary for the shower or steam bathing like towels, wraps, scrubs, remote control, soaps and shower gels etc. One could even find storage units that easily fit in the steam shower to preserve space. If you prefer luxurious objects added to your steam shower like a songs system, shower jets etc. then one needs to decide this before initiating the project. If you happen to have a shower enclosure currently in your bathroom then your task is 50% already. All you need to do now is to introduce some improvements to it to make it a completely functioning steam shower enclosure. Once you have made a decision about the dimensions and the type, then you can shop for the various models available in the market. There are tons of glass and door styles one can pick from in the market. One could even have them personalized to match if nothing takes your desire.