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TashPaul
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21 February
Bathroom layout ideasBathroom layout ideas

Another option - enclose the window as you have said. Leave the shower where it is, but make it bigger, ie 1 x 1 or 1.2m and have the door opening towards the door into…

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TashPaul
Feb 21, 2017 11:55 am
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Berek
20 February
Toilets. Not sure which is the best bowl shapeToilets. Not sure which is the best bowl shape

I think it'd be a case of having a "sit and think" :lol: Everyones butt is different.

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Berek
Feb 20, 2017 9:36 pm
aloenyx
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19 February
SHOWER BASESHOWER BASE

I think the most common trend these days is to tile your shower base.

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aloenyx
Feb 19, 2017 6:35 pm
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Southies
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17 February
What Do You Use to Clean Your ShowersWhat Do You Use to Clean Your Showers

just had my old showers replaced and the installer suggested 100% metho, not mixed with water. maybe to prevent streaking ???

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Southies
Feb 17, 2017 6:45 pm
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paulis
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17 February
Toilet clogging helpToilet clogging help

Hi, I am here for a help. My son’s toilet has been clogging since 2 days. I don’t know whether he has put something into the toilet and flushed, though he denies. My…

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paulis
Feb 17, 2017 3:48 pm
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sharonreams
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15 February
How to remove old shower head to install a new shower panel?How to remove old shower head to install a new shower panel?

I watched some video tutorial for removing shower head but those were totally refused by my old shower head. I have the installation guide but not the removing steps. I…

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sharonreams
Feb 15, 2017 11:23 pm
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aussiebadger
9 February
Bathroom and Toilet - Help me!!Bathroom and Toilet - Help me!!

First time poster, but I have referenced this forum extensively for tips and information on my renovation over the last 3 years. Thank you all :) I'm interested in…

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aussiebadger
Feb 09, 2017 11:12 pm
Kagan1042
9 February
SpaPanel / Laminate Sheeting / AquaPanels to Entire BathroomSpaPanel / Laminate Sheeting / AquaPanels to Entire Bathroom

We're in the process of looking at products to use in our new build in the bathrooms, and someone at my work suggested laminate sheeting for the bathroom/shower stall…

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Kagan1042
Feb 09, 2017 9:11 pm
lozza81
2 February
Off-the-shelf shower cleanersOff-the-shelf shower cleaners

From what I have read online, you can't go wrong with a spray bottle filled with 1/2 hot water, 1/2 white vinegar and a squirt of dishwashing liquid. This is what I'm…

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lozza81
Feb 02, 2017 9:55 pm
Saint Mike
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28 January
Toilet Closers ?Toilet Closers ?

But - my new one works well. $15.

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Saint Mike
Jan 28, 2017 7:12 am
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bonnie55
27 January
Converting to laundryConverting to laundry

Hi all, I currently have 2 store rooms near my kitchen. I need to convert one of them into a laundry room. I don’t know how could this be done and I have already talked…

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bonnie55
Jan 27, 2017 10:42 pm
mack042
16 January
Bathroom sink overflow drainBathroom sink overflow drain

I can advise this British brand for plumbing: houseofenki.com

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mack042
Jan 16, 2017 3:04 pm
sandman55
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10 January
What is this under shower tile adhesive?What is this under shower tile adhesive?

Hi James that sounds like a good Idea. I haven't got a lot done today, I have been chasing around getting gear. I have decided the villaboard at the bottom has had it. I…

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sandman55
Jan 10, 2017 11:26 pm
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wildlyharmony
Jan 10, 2017 2:24 am
tr35ka
5 January
Recess floors to all wet areasRecess floors to all wet areas

Hi Abi! Our builder included this at no charge for our place - it is worth noting though that I actually think it is going to end up a step down into our wet areas once we…

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tr35ka
Jan 05, 2017 9:28 am
sandman55
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3 January
Removing tiles from Villa Board in showerRemoving tiles from Villa Board in shower

Hi I'm still going with some interruptions but as you said the first tile was the hardest when that was off I was able to use a small bolster and get the tile out in one…

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sandman55
Jan 03, 2017 6:32 pm
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aloenyx
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2 January
Bathroom tile size - help neededBathroom tile size - help needed

I used 600x600 for floor tiles throughout, and 200x400 for the walls. My builder did mention it would be harder to lay larger tiles in the bathroom, but never made any…

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aloenyx
Jan 02, 2017 9:28 am
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aloenyx
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2 January
Tile placement in bathroom, please help!Tile placement in bathroom, please help!

I didn't quite understand the problem... (too early in the morning), but I do think it looks nice just like it is :)

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aloenyx
Jan 02, 2017 9:27 am
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Our Build123
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1 January
first time reno vathroom for parents.first time reno vathroom for parents.

My advice would be to project manage it yourself and engage licenced contractors for the professional work. Try your hand at the demolition but leave it to about that. You…

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Our Build123
Jan 01, 2017 7:12 pm
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vrill10
24 December 2016
Laundry conversion tapLaundry conversion tap

Look at this site: https://houseofenki.com/ May be here you can find something for yourself.

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vrill10
Dec 24, 2016 4:19 am
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arodc
Dec 19, 2016 4:16 pm
Craigasaurus
18 December 2016
Toliet water inlet pipe is rather highToliet water inlet pipe is rather high

Yes I was quite happy to hear that the taps are in the cistern.

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Craigasaurus
Dec 18, 2016 11:16 am
aaronaaronaaron
13 December 2016
Narrow BathroomNarrow Bathroom

you can make your wall 70mm instead of 200mm if that helps.

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aaronaaronaaron
Dec 13, 2016 1:09 pm
Adam.M
13 December 2016
Leaking shower screenLeaking shower screen

Hi. I had a similar issue with water leaking out the side of the shower. It was a relatively easy fix by using clear silicone along the inner and outter edges of where the…

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Adam.M
Dec 13, 2016 10:59 am
mynameisjonas
8 December 2016
new toilet and basin plumbing installation costnew toilet and basin plumbing installation cost

Thanks so much, managed to find one through hi pages... 3 quotes, 1 was $500, 1 was $2750 and the one we went through was $1000.. WE went through the $1000 one. Did…

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mynameisjonas
Dec 08, 2016 11:46 pm
meeks
8 December 2016
Installing a mirrorInstalling a mirror

Yes ofcourse "where ti drill?" does matters. I too don't find gluing as a good option.

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meeks
Dec 08, 2016 8:58 pm

We are trying to decide on a tile for the floor of a shower in an ensuite. The floor of the ensuite will have the same grayish wood-grain vinyl planks that we have in the…

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peter35
Dec 02, 2016 10:19 pm
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shakey55
Dec 02, 2016 6:39 am
Lee54
1 December 2016
Any metal-working designers out there?Any metal-working designers out there?

It has occurred to me when doing my design research that grab bars in bathrooms are incredibly ugly. If a bath or shower niche could have something decent on the bottom…

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Lee54
Dec 01, 2016 7:20 pm
mack042
23 November 2016
Double shower - mixer tap location?Double shower - mixer tap location?

Each to their own, but I am a big fan of having things look uniform. I would have the mixer for the left shower where the bottom cross is and have the right side shower on…

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mack042
Nov 23, 2016 8:46 pm
Our Build123
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20 November 2016
External Cladding used in Bathroom Wet Area, problems?External Cladding used in Bathroom Wet Area, problems?

Have any areas of the bathroom been waterproofed? The blue board does not act as a Waterproofing, even when sheeted on the exterior of a home it still requires sealing…

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Our Build123
Nov 20, 2016 9:43 pm
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themakeovergroup
15 November 2016
What does it cost to Renovate a Bathroom?What does it cost to Renovate a Bathroom?
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Good discussion here on the cost of bathroom renovation. If you're still in the planning stage, this might be useful: http://themakeovergroup.com.au/bathroom ...…

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themakeovergroup
Nov 15, 2016 7:00 pm
Irina
9 November 2016
My favourite bathroom trendsMy favourite bathroom trends

You can find a lot of interesting things for your bathroom here: https://houseofenki.com/baths.html

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Irina
Nov 09, 2016 4:22 am
Kazza170
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7 November 2016
Tile colour choiceTile colour choice

Anyone used Atlantis Antracite tile ?

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Kazza170
Nov 07, 2016 8:07 pm
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Brad A
3 November 2016
Shower panels?Shower panels?

Hi all Thanks for having me I am trying to find out about something a friend told me about & showed me one. I am thinking of getting one. Think they look fantastic &…

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Brad A
Nov 03, 2016 5:12 pm
Dani_J
2 November 2016
Need convincing - Shower Rail only in EnsuiteNeed convincing - Shower Rail only in Ensuite

No worries. I think it's just a fad to be honest. Trying to make bathrooms looks fancy but not the most practical of things! Good luck with it all

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Dani_J
Nov 02, 2016 10:39 pm
mack042
31 October 2016
Grohe Inwall Cistern Install HelpGrohe Inwall Cistern Install Help

It does look like it would be hard with the valve that has been used but surely there would be a suitable valve that you could find that would work. If he put that valve…

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mack042
Oct 31, 2016 8:08 pm
Dave_66
30 October 2016
Laundry to bathroom conversionLaundry to bathroom conversion

Thanks you, that`s really helps

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Dave_66
Oct 30, 2016 10:08 am
Dave_66
30 October 2016
Bathroom layoutBathroom layout

Totally Agree with you. ♥

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Dave_66
Oct 30, 2016 9:54 am
brownbag
23 October 2016
Long-nosed shifter, or alternativeLong-nosed shifter, or alternative

found a solution. Take the taps off and remove the copper pipe in the way. Then screw it in, then put the taps back on. All solved. Cheers.

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brownbag
Oct 23, 2016 5:41 pm
MrsJM
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22 October 2016
Grout lines impact fall?Grout lines impact fall?

Our tiler is trying to tell us that for a 600x300 floor tile, is he does a 3mm grout line, he won't need to cut into tiles to create the diamond pattern to get fall to the…

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MrsJM
Oct 22, 2016 12:46 am
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Dani_J
20 October 2016
Light Blue 300mm x 600mm tiles?Light Blue 300mm x 600mm tiles?

Hi Megan, what did you end up going with in the end? I love the infinity range, seen a lot of them used in Porter Davis homes of late but of course very $$$.

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Dani_J
Oct 20, 2016 10:49 pm
Our Build123
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20 October 2016
Laundry relocation waterproofing/drainage requirementsLaundry relocation waterproofing/drainage requirements

Hi Ben, you should be fine as long as there is a bit of fall to the rear door. Even if there wasn't I'm sure you will be fine for a few years if you plan on upgrading…

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Our Build123
Oct 20, 2016 2:28 pm
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ms_prez
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18 October 2016
Ross North - Own Tiler?Ross North - Own Tiler?

Hi Jas2016, my sister in law is planning on building with Ross North and I know they are doing their own tiling in the living areas after handover. Not sure with regards…

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ms_prez
Oct 18, 2016 5:20 pm
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