Bathrooms and Laundry
No floor water trap in Bathroom?
Further investigations by who? Might just be a filthy waste, stick your arm in and see what you can pull out.
Better yet, call a plumber and have them check.
Not sure of the specifics. Just took the old valve off and took it to Reece...and they showed me a replacement. $3.50 and was near closing time...fingers crossed it all settles OK.
Waterproofing shower/bath combo wet area?
Thanks Chippy! That's really helpful!
I've spoken to my waterproofer and plumber, but neither were very helpful and feel like I'm being bounced between trades. Plumber…
Bathroom CAD Drawing Program
Just wondering what CAD drawing programs people are using for Plans with Dimensions for Bathrooms ?
Older shower caddy
Hi all, I have an older shower caddy made of wire . It has fallen off and I don’t know how to reattach it. It has a wall mounted plate with three fixing screws . There…
Jan 12, 2021 8:12 pm
I have an upper (above bench) laundry cabinet into which to insert a vented dryer. The brackets are there and the venting pipe installed. There is a small hole on one side…
hariline crack in acrylic shower base tray
Hi over the past couple year l has noticed slight creaking noise on acrylic shower base , l guess there was slight movement, today l noticed a 10cm hairline crack . Can l…
Clothes line - no cover!?
Looking at installing the clothesline (folding type) on the side of the house.
Unfortunately, there is no shade anywhere.
I looked at the following product,…
Are these corner bathtubs suitable for shower bath combo? Are they fixed to the wall via just a line of silicone (for waterproofing as well)? If…
50mm bath waste connector...
Digging up an old thread - had a couple of guys interested in the 40mm to 50mm waste connector.
Thought I would post link in case any one is looking for the same.
Dec 04, 2020 6:20 am
Opinion on Laundry
Where is the flat? Will the user have access to a main laundry? How is it going to be used? Is the weather suitable for drying? Is there outdoor space?
Sink installed incorrectly
Hi Wendle. I know I given you some tips before about your plans for the laundry.
Unfortunately there definitely should have been a scribe panel against the wall. You don't…
300x300 tiles on walls
Just wondering if anyone has any pics or has used 300x300 tiles on the walls?
I know how amazing the large format tiles look in bathrooms but this build we are sticking…
Nov 19, 2020 9:45 pm
Shower Issues - 5 Year old Home
Hi thanks for that, realised the sealant around edges was wear and tear, didn't think the grout disappearing between tiles was though
Line of mould
I had a bathroom renovation recently and am now noticing that the lower grout line is getting mouldier as time goes on. I have sprayed every possible mould killer and…
Small bathroom renovation
I don’t know your design, but you could put the lights on either side on the walls, or they even have options to put strips lights in the mirrors themselves.
Thank you all for your advice. We canvassed many people and finally went for this:
Integrated toilet sink
It is but I rather have a sink still for hygienic purposes.
I’m still trying to figure out how to do it though. I have asked Caroma and didnt get a response. It’s…
Quick question guys; planning on renovating the bathroom, and going for a hobless shower with frameless shower screen. Looking at the JH guide, and…
Leaking shower head and unsure how to safely open and replace the washer etc due to the unique type of shower taps.
I'm a bit worried about forcing off the tap…
bathroom reno floor
As per what Splashers says above.
I hear of lots of people doing a cheap job by just going over the top of what is already there and basically covering up any possible…
I ended up getting a and from Bunnings.
Sydney Bathroom Renovation
I work for a video production company and we are looking for a bathroom in Sydney that is in need of a small renovation for an…
Bath and shower in sedate rooms
could you post a plan of the house showing existing rooms showing plumbing, doors, windows and dimensions with a wish list of what you want to achieve?
Lights in shower
These top 50 lighting ideas can make all the difference between a forgettable daily routine and celebratory ritual. From…
We are planning a bathroom/laundry renno in our 1975 brick veneer home. We would like the wet area floors to be below our other house levels for obvious reasons as at…
The spindle will just slide (or should) out.
Some spindles have little tabs on them that stop them sliding right through and with those you need to slide it one way. Most…
we need to be able to see the adjoining rooms and all windows and doors..can you post a plan of the whole house..you can usually renovate an existing bathroom without…
Old toilet seats
Good luck trying to remove them without damaging the toilet. They look like a bolt held by a steel locking nut which has rusted. Some WD40 applied twice a day for a week…
Freezer in bathroom/ laundry
Can't see why not. Lots of people put them in their garages which are generally subject to greater temperature variations so a bathroom/laundry should be fine.
Drying room design
Thanks arcadelt, good point. My son did ask to be put in a bubble yesterday!
I think I will leave it without a window, our build costs are pretty much at budget already.
Should shelves match Cabinet Depth
I think I have a mental picture of what you are trying to do and I think you could achieve floating shelves with an unconventional approach and some effect.
If you could…