Bathrooms and Laundry
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…
Capped water point unusual cost ($5000)
I convinced my builder to install fresh water points.
The bidet shop sent me a copy of the certification test that was done on the Coway BA13B model and I sent this to my…
Yeah they still refer to this specific type of wall panelling in Australia as Wainscoting.
Intrim recommend using Inlay Mould…
Has anyone got these tiles with POLYTEC polar white sheen cupboard doors?
Do they look OK together or clash?
Would love to see your pics please 😀
Brands Recommendation for Bathrooms
Try Sussex taps and Phoenix Tapware both Melbourne based companies. Sussex taps are gorgeous... If you want to go further upmarket then you Fantini taps from Roger Seller.
I made the mistake of putting in a very…
Unless you want people to see your silhouette through the window I'd keep the shower away from the window and the ensuite wall.
If you can put the toilet behind the door…
Wall tiles in wet areas
What is your opinion of using 400x400 size tiles to the bath room walls , do you think that looks good or do you prefer 200x400 ?
Sep 25, 2017 11:28 pm
Fold out ironing board
I've seen one by Hafele, no idea of price though, and another by Heuger which is around $200.
Not sure how easy they are to install and how sturdy.
Robinhood does one in…
Bathroom ceiling height
I like high ceilings and don't think you can go too high for living areas, but how high is too high in a bathroom?
The front part of the house has a lower floor level…
Small bathroom ideas
The site with all the pictures was a really good help! I would just like to add in that you should try and have as much storage room for all your toiletries as much as…
Spa bath in bathroom.
Long time since I had a spa bath. . . . so I can't help with the selection of the bath...... but the biggest problem for us was our hot water service wasn't big enough.
Reasonable price for heatlamps
If you are not set on heat lamps and your heater can handle more outlets, that might be an option. The price has likely gone up but an extra vent for us was $150 so we…
May 31, 2017 12:10 pm
Tiles to ceiling, just in the shower?
Found out that in our place, they will tile almost up to the ceiling then put the cornice on over the tile to give a neater finish - that's what I've been told at least,…
The photos are great, thanks. If you are not sure of any of the terms I use, just ask and I will explain.
Photos 1, 3, 4 and 5 show that you have a submersible pump and…
Big bathroom problem
Put a picture up, as it's hard to see your exact problem.
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Apr 08, 2017 11:54 am
I think the most common trend these days is to tile your shower base.
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…
Long-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.
What tiles for shower base?
It is not really that slippery when wet. I have seen hundreds of polished porcelains in showers and no complaints from the owners.
My favourite bathroom trends
Bathroom transformations is one of our specialties, we can take the worst looking bathroom and transform it into a luxury 5 star…
Concrete render floors in bathroom
I assumed you were thinking of a ground floor bathroom with a slab on ground but if this was designed from the get-go then it would still be possible for a second storey.…
Aug 15, 2016 12:44 am
New tapware question
Guarantee you wont have a problem using other tapware set up like you have. Its very standard setup and plumbing layout.
the great leak debate
Unfortunately, if the OP is in Victoria, there is no requirement for a waterproofing certificate.
Jul 13, 2016 11:11 pm
issue with shower water temp
If the water in a shower gets scalding hot then the install is either incorrect or the tempering valve is faulty.
Even if the tapware at the shower is faulty you…
wrong position of the mixer
I talked to him and he said he will change. It should be good to check everything by ourselves, can't really rely on the SS. they are so careless
Don't know about power consumption, but agree with HomeAngels that only feel heat when standing directly under it, so still a bit chilly in winter. For our next build,…