Bathrooms and Laundry
Fixing dripping Dorf tap
I'm trying to fix a dripping Dorf tap but to do so I need to remove the cone shaped fitting that sits on the washbowl. Its stuck! Any suggestions on how to remove it…
From my understanding there are three types of coatings, the natural coating, powder coating and electroplating. Natural coating is the taps material, e.g. if…
Nov 09, 2017 2:48 pm
Laundry Reno or dryer ideas
I actually purposely didn't want my dryer in my laundry mainly due to lint and airflow issues. We have put ours in our garage, as we have done at our previous house also.…
7.5 ft x 9ft floor plan - bathroom
You need to show a plan, especially showing the type and location of windows and doors are, as they will have a huge impact on how it CAN be laid out.
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…
Imcorrect tiles from timeless imports
The supplier gave my builder the wrong tile and he has laid 80% of my bathroom. Now after all the hard work looking the correct pattern too match my kitchen is all gone…
I painted a feature tile strip on the walls of my bathroom, and the floor.
After 5 years there are a few chips in the floor from dropping things but it's still looking…
Oct 25, 2017 2:02 pm
Oct 25, 2017 1:52 pm
samll house,rational use of space has become a big problem.the room was dominated by a sunken bath.but I like soaking in the bath,so I feel distressed about my problem.
Tiling in bathroom
Tiles are flat but the floor is not. You cannot avoid exposed edges unless the tiles are so small that they can flow with the fall, and the problem gets worse the bigger…
Freestanding Bath & Flexi pipe
Is a flexi pipe used on a freestanding bath so that i can move the bathtub for cleaning purposes
Can someone please clarify?
Oct 03, 2017 12:35 pm
At first you should think about your dream batharoom design and choose best bathroom accesories…
I have just moved into a house which has a separate granny flat. The granny flat has a bathroom. The walls are already tiled and there is some sort or orange waterproofing…
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 26, 2017 12:28 am
Bathroom layout questions
Yes, that was what I meant. Not sure if your drawing is too scale, as it looks more cramped than it should if the vanity is 750mm.
I would leave the shower where it is,…
Sep 03, 2017 10:27 pm
Aug 29, 2017 1:25 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…
Now that's sensible! We're having ducted to the laundry as well - for that, and it also doubles as my studio for crafting and painting.
Good that you made it to how you…
Shower/toilet location logic?
Keep in mind some builders do not allow tiled niches on exterior walls. For that reason we changed the ensuite layouts to the second image.…
Aug 14, 2017 8:05 pm
Aug 11, 2017 11:28 pm
Lining up floor waste
Why don't you contact a very good contractor. I guess they give you the best answer than you get from any source in Internet
Thanks everybody for your help. The builder has agreed to rectify the issue with the drains.
Jul 25, 2017 11:18 am
I hate tiles
I was going to suggest the same thing as 60'smodernist - solid surface like mentioned could be a good option, even painted glass splash back.
You can get solid surface in…
Jul 11, 2017 3:22 pm
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Bare concrete Not a good idea. Will spend more money, you can add something to achieve better waterproofing effect. But the concrete is always there is a very fine cracks,…
Jun 21, 2017 8:46 pm
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…
Laundry sink in the kitchen - In Victoria
This is common in England, very rare in Australia, we're just not use to it, might work OK with a single or a couple, but would imagine it getting very difficult with…
Jun 16, 2017 10:15 pm