Bathrooms and Laundry
releasethehoundsPutting a basin on top of a dressing table for use as your b
28 August 2010
The blog Young House Love did this recently from memory; they are in the States so plumbing may be different but they did do a step-by-step:…
MrsGreenCombined laundry and bathroom - your thoughts
31 August 2010
I would go the combo washer/dryer to save on space. As the above post mentions, over in the UK there is no such thing as a laundry. On TV reno shows i've always seen them…
TriniaMolded shower enclosures / cubicles - feedback please?
1 September 2010
We have a walls-only thing like that, with a separate base. I wouldn't do that again (problems with the seal where it joined the base due to crappy DIY install, out fault,…
SlavTaps & Faucets - Aust vs. International?
2 September 2010
Thanks people.. I hit panic mode as I have already bought 2 Hansgrohe shower sets - I called the Australian head office and they told me that the Aussie product code has a…
grace_slickPotential new ensuite is SOO SMALL!!!!
7 September 2010
Hmm...I've seen very small rooms (like a separate toilet with just that in it and nothing else, so a TINY room) painted in a rich dark brown colour, with nice fresh white…
CeebsQuestion re possibly installing bath taps after tiling???
9 September 2010
Thanks for your input guys. Sorry, I didn't explain myself properly - there is no bath taps or bath spout. There is only the shower taps and shower head (which is one of…
deb17What colour vanity & benchtop - charcoal floor & white walls
10 September 2010
Love that bathroom, ours will be…
grace_slickBathroom colours - can't change tiles but can paint walls...
14 September 2010
Oh yes, of course both bathrooms could do with a total overhaul, but we really can’t afford to spend ANYTHING…the only reason we’re ok with spending a single cent is…
jimsyBathroom ceiling combination heater/fan/lights
17 September 2010
How goes the undertile heating and heated towel rails? Do the heated towel rails really make a big difference re. overall feeling when stepping out of the shower? We're…
ECOECOWater mark on marble wall in bathroom? - Advice needed!
19 September 2010
It's a stain so unless it's growing (or damp), I don't think you need a plumber, it's very hard to treat if you don't know the cause. Is it rust? There may be a screw…
n&n02I don't like my new ensuite!What can I do to 'pretty' it up?
22 September 2010
I found the glass hurricane style jar with lid at myer today . And they were on sale, an added bonus!! The lady said they only just got stock in and there was only 3…
grace_slickTiling done ...were we ripped off ?
25 September 2010
Wow, I HOPE if / when we get our ensuite re-tiled it'd be that cheap!! We'd want to just do the floor tiles. The wall tiles are fine, except we'd want to remove a row of 4…
vvs mandCan you change flick mixer back to normal/separate taps?
29 September 2010
Your problem, almost certainly is in the shower rose. All shower roses have a water flow restrictor which obviously restricts the flow of water. They can and frequently…
su annPlumbing question - toilet spec for Caroma Metro
30 September 2010
Thank you for your feedback. The toilets I purchased are bottom entry versions. I told my builder this via email and he indicated it was fine. Then I gave this spec…
nattygeeLooking for color combinations for our ensuite
30 September 2010
Hi there IMHO unless you are really passionate about the red colour, I would suggest using the pebble colour as the base colour and then bring in the red as accessories…
rupzBathroom wall with skirting high wall tile or no wall tile ?
7 October 2010
Again, thanks to everyone for their valuable inputs.. It definitely helped us a lot when we went to Di Lorenzo for our selections over the weekend. Will be posting up our…