Bathrooms and Laundry
new shower cost
for a 900*900, or 1200*900 shower base, the price is around $180. Shower base saves you the cost of water proofing.
The shower itself, a good quality semi frameless front…
Aug 21, 2019 10:05 pm
New house - Grout falling out
I had something similar and had a shower sealing company come out. They replace the grout and use some specialty sealant and it fixed all my problems. Wasn't too expensive…
The tiling in my shower is looking in poor condition and I'm keen to have a good at sorting it out. There is mould between the tiles, and it seems that some…
Painting over waterproofing
Hi, I am considering building a double brick home and I really like the look of painted brick and don't like tiles at all. Is it possible in a bathroom to seal with…
2 entry point for bathroom?
I also have 2 doors. I just blocked one by drawers on both sides.
It's cheep and conveniet option, since you can have this dooor if you decide to redecorate your…
This is actually a kitchen tap but this seemed like the best place to ask.
I have a dripping single lever mixer tap, so thought I would change the…
Yes, my plumber has done something similar. He was not able to remove the old shower mixer at my house so he simply replace the outer skin.
Combined Shower bath Wet Area issue
Thank you all
I know its wrong the builder is saying it is a water barrier to keep the water in. When we had our inspection I did say to the builder that I thought the…
The tiles in my house have been completed and I was recommended at the tile selection that I should seal the grout. Is this a difficult job that I should get a…
Tapware infinite brand
Does anyone have any experience with the infinite brand of tapware and sinks? I was at First Choice Bathrooms in Brunswick and saw that this was their main line of tapware…
I think you should be able to use existing plumbing if you're just replacing shower. Make sure your new shower threads match with existing plumbing.
laminex silk issues in bathroom
Yeah it's tiled up to the end board but any water is wiped up straight away. The bottom of the doors are all blown. Badly in the kids bathroom and has started slightly in…
Repairing wall & ceiling join.
Many things can be "sufficient", but if it was me I would want to fix it properly and permanently. I would get a plasterer in.
Need plumbing ideas for bathroom fix
Hi Firstone, I am not an experienced plumber. But I saw your bathroom plan and I thought this may be possible. But you will have to check with your builder. What if, you…
Apr 02, 2019 3:33 pm
Bathroom/laundry sink in tiny bathroom
Hi Jennydevine, it is possible to look at the deemed to satisfy requirement. It may be possible to just have a tub with a tap as they both work for the same thing.…
Normally a builder will only tile up to the mirror and then leave it painted finish.
Couple of years ago this bathroom renovation, we tiled behind the…
Tap washer advice please
Sorry, I have no idea as I have never owned this type. I only know about them because I was constantly tightening them when I washed my hands at a past workplace where…
Tile over tile - walk in shower
we've got an ensuite that has been built 9 years ago.
The two main issues are that the water in the walk-in-shower does not drain completely due to incorrect fall…
Bathroom Reno Inspiration...
You have enough space to build beautiful bathroom. But when you choose bathroom design, you need to choose wisely. It is important that you use every corner of space in…
I recommend you to buy for your bathroom since they are plated with brass and have a longer durability in comparison to the silver coloured taps.
Bathroom Lighting Design
1) have LEDs to the both sides of the mirror instead of directly above. Generally works better and provides more even lighting.
2) making one of those lights…
the plumber told me in normal amounts most cleaners are fine as the quantities are so diluted
but not to pour a bottle of bleach down the sink or flush a jar of antibiotics
Sometimes it’s not easy to find exactly what you are after, so you have to think laterally. Depending on how important it is, you could buy that one and have it copper…
Bathroom reno costs
Couldn't have selected a better time to carry out this type of work. Tile, tap, and bathroom ware suppliers are going to be giving it away in price terms after Christmas…
I can't find the exact maximum height online - if you search 'threshold' I think you may have some luck with a bit of digging.
Even if you have this 'step'…
rain shower head
Our ceilings are 2.5m, the shower doors are inline with the height of the tiling you can see in the picture.