Bathrooms and Laundry
mrs mozzSkirting tiling with vinyl (planks) or laminate
10 April 2012
I have just put vinyl tiles in a bathroom renovation. I have varnished timber (hardwood) skirting which is sealed at floor level with clear silicone near the shower to…
indiBathroom design guru's help and advice please
9 April 2012
Can you move the toilet to the top right behind a full wall? Bath where it is, shower in bottom left and vanity on bottom wall? That way you would be walking in through…
PlumbergasfitterShower waste water exiting through wall
6 April 2012
Hello not sure what state you are in but here in SA you can run a shower untrapped(no s bend) to a floor waste gully in 40mm dwv to a maximum of 1.2m, now this is…
SoccerMum85Peach and Grey bathroom, what colour to paint?
4 April 2012
Hi everyone! I am new to this site, we have recently bought our first home and are doing some little improvements on a very tight budget. Our early 1990s bathroom has a…
What types of Decor do you use in your bathroom - Mirrors?
In our first home we had a large plain mirror on a side wall as well as a cabinet wiht mirrors front and open shelving. IN our second house we loved the cabinet so much…
haveagoAnyone fitted Caroma Milan BTW Toilet Suites?
31 March 2012
Hi, Our intention is to change the toilet suites in both our main and ensuite bathrooms. My first problem I've encountered is finding a toilet suite that fits the S…
sirgoatLight position and Estilo brand questions
29 March 2012
we use the estilio stuff in our rentals, its all stood up so far, if you like the look of it why not. I doubt the fancy stuff i put in my last place added one dollar to…
rocketshipBlank Canvas. Help Design Our Bathroom
25 March 2012
I don't think it would look weird, I would just be concerned it wouldn't stay dry while I was in the open shower!!! You could have a robe hook close to the bath (away from…
* jas *Tiling over existing floor tiles. Thoughts?
18 March 2012
We had our old house re tiled about 18 months ago and the tiler just tiled over the existing tiles. He said that the original ones were very sturdy and just applied a…
kmcgregAlternative square basin and retailer to Reece ( Sonia p05)
18 March 2012
Thanks TanK ...what a nightmare! Yes I have my taps and sinks etc but ensure we don't have your installation problems! Very disappointing for you.
MclarenPolished Porcelain in bathrooms - silicon in corners HELP
13 March 2012
I agree with you Mark ... we are not in your league but still forked out $14,000 for what we consider a very poor job. The tiler was shocked at how much we paid when we…
PHLWall mounted basin spout on backplate problem.
10 March 2012
From personal experience, different brands of tap ware have different in wall fittings, and that is if they have a standard fittings. But saying that, we found most have a…
stormjrImporting Basin Mixers from Overseas - The pitfalls??
5 March 2012
Its not wels that's the problem, its the 'watermark' I think its a W on all plumbing items, and a plumber shouldn't instal anything that is not watermarked.
McReidyBathroom renovation - a beginners guide (Warning Pic Heavy)
29 February 2012
Had the plumber in tonight and had all the pipes relocated, very exciting stuff. Best part was there were no nasty surprises or deviations from the original plan. The…
MclarenStuck on a bathroom colour/theme, opinions and ideas please!
28 February 2012
I don't think it looks cramped ... looks in proportion to me and you will so love it! White top and cupboards with it will be
BigtonsDifficult to replace shower base on first floor?
26 February 2012
Hi, It all really depends on the type of base and how it was originally constructed. If you have a tile base, there's no drama in replacing it, so i assume that you have…
nicenurseLaminex Crystal Gloss - for a benchtop?
25 February 2012
Ha ha, I like the idea of the YouTube rant! However, we reached a compromise, and we will now have Diamond Gloss Seductive Limba, not sure how much different it will…
CuttingEdgeKitchensBathroom slab - do I need to remove it??
22 February 2012
It could be done either way but really depends on your plumbing and where its coming from in the room. Very hard to give you an exact answer without all the info.
MclarenLaminex/Formica suggestions for a black & white bathroom
14 February 2012
Black and white will be very dramatic ... I would have white vanities which will really make the black tiles "pop" - otherwise you run the risk of diluting the effect if…