Glossary

Your guide to understanding our part numbering system and key product terms.
PREFIXES  
   
A Premium Acrylic
AB Premium Acrylic Base
ABC Premium Acrylic Base Center Drain
CHA Choose Home Premium Acrylic
CHG Choose Home AcrylX
CHM Choose Home Millennia
G AcrylX
H Premium Acrylic Non ADA
M Millennia
MP Multi-Piece
MPB Multi-Piece Base
QSI Quick Ship Inventory
RN Contractor Advantage
S Premium Acrylic ADA
STN Solid Surface Select
   
   
SUFFIXES  
   
AP Access Panel
C Center Handed
CD Center Drain
DI Drop In
FB Flat Back
GT Garden Tub
HT High Top
IBS Barrier Free
L Left Handed
NA Neo Angle
NS No Seat
OT Open Top
OV Oval
R Right Handed
RS Removable Skirt
SH Shower
TO Tub Only
TS Tub Shower
WP Whirlpool
WS With Step
2P Two Piece
3P Three Piece
4P Four Piece
5P Five Piece
1S One Seat
2S Two Seats
   
   
TERMS    
     
Armor Shield or P3   Protective Coating
Bariatric   Relating to the treatment of obesity
BF Threshold   Barrier free or curb-less
CC   Comfort Care grab bars
Center Point   Measurement starting point in 36” ID Transfer Showers
Dam   Apron on tub or curb on shower
Flangeless grab bar   Grab bar with integral flange
Grommet style   Pass-through shower rod with seal
HDPE   High density polyethylene
HS kit   Hand-held shower kit
HUD   Housing and Urban Development code
ID   Interior Dimensions
L-Bar   “L” shaped grab bar
Mudset   Installation requirement to support floor of unit
No recess   Minimal threshold height
OD   Outer Dimensions
RAD   Radius
Recessed receiver flange   Recess for drywall
S-Bar   Straight grab bar
SS   Stainless Steel
U-Bar   “U” shaped grab bar
WTD   Heavy tape weighted curtain
XLT   Extended lead time
ADA   Americans with Disabilities Act
MAS   Massachusetts Accessibility Standard
TAS   Texas Accessibility Standard
CA/Title 24   California Accessibility Standard