Bathrooms and Laundry
grinderurgent advice needed - re tiling/colour in ensuite!
5 January 2011
Floor tiles have normally more contrast than those of walls
MooglesExhaust/heat/light fans why are they SOOOO UGLY?
6 January 2011
I'm not sure what the brand was, but they were from Wide World of Lights (QLD) - they do have a website, but only limited products on it... sorry not much help - all our…
kb46Mini corrugated iron cladding in a bathroom
9 January 2011
I'm sure it will be fine in a wet area! A friend has some corrugated iron on her loo walls. I have a feeling it is only to dado rail height. I can remember thinking that…
SkinkyoreTiles for shower floor - Quality & Size
9 January 2011
hello my first post failed, so will try again in summarised format i'm building a new home and am at tile choice for bathrooms. ideally i'd like large tiles 60x60 or…
simon88Re-tiling a bathroom floor - do I need to re-waterproof?
9 January 2011
Hi. I would highly recommend to re-seal your bathroom. Not doing so to save a few dollars can end up costing you more when the water seeps through the wall into the…
Captain Morganvertical mosaic behind vanity taps
10 January 2011
Quick question - for those that have mosaic vertical strips behind their vanity basin taps.... how wide did you make it ? 3,4,5,6 or even 7 cubes wide ? We will be having…
kb46Bath tile joins. Mitred or stainless steel strip?
11 January 2011
My choice was a strip because: * A strip is easier to install and get right - will look much better than a poorly done mitre join. * A strip would be less likely to…
PippiBathroom vanity - laminate or polyurethane?
17 January 2011
Hi, not sure if this helps when you're talking bathrooms rather than kitchens, but there's a really good explanation of the pros and cons of different cabinet materials in…
SheepdogEnsuite Taps - Mixer, or Twin Tap? (help!)
18 January 2011
I have simple mixers in the vanities but wall taps for the showers. For the vanities temperature isn't a big deal but for showers I find it hard to adjust mixers perfectly…
BungalowPeteBathroom 3-in-1 Light-Fan-Heater & Steam Sensor Integration
19 January 2011
We have an old 1930's bungalow in which we replaced a metallically-housed four-heat-lamp 3-in-1 (IXL I think?) that had worn its fan out with a new plastic-body HPM…
RudyUse of imported taps - certificates, regulations, codes?
20 January 2011
My experience so far has been to use a thermostatic tap over…
chi chiAlternatives to Tiles
22 January 2011
our local bathroom store had this. it look fantastic. I think it's what you're after: http://www.laminex.com.au/resources/pdf ... 2JjPH0.pdf
blueblueblueBulkheads/coffered ceiling in bathrooms - what do you think?
23 January 2011
Yeah, it's a public rest room. It was the only one that had a bulkhead and was on page one of search results
rosewoodSmall toilet / powder room - Wall to ceiling or not?
24 January 2011
Hello We know bathroom space can sometimes be a problem. We have a fantastic range of slimline and short projection toilets…
MrsGreenTHOUGHTS ON FREESTANDING BATHS PLEASE
27 January 2011
My layout designer wanted to put a freestanding in our ensuite- but I requested a hob around it so i've got somewhere to put my champagne (or hubbys beer) glass. I'm sure…
catjimStone benchtops and 2 pack cabinetry in laundry - overkill??
29 January 2011
We have caesarstone & vinyl wrap in all our wet areas including the laundry. Our laundry is basically a continuation of our galley style kitchen with a cavity sliding…
bozzabonniciRecommendation for a tiler in Ryde/Parramatta area
31 January 2011
Has anyone had a good experience with any tilers in the Ryde/Parramatta area of Sydney i.e someone that knows what they are doing and is not dodgy. I've heard some horror…
kekPlease show me your new bathroom, I'm after some inspiration
31 January 2011
RudyHow to add hot water & recirculating to an acrylic bath tub?
1 February 2011
In our new bathroom we want to use a deeper bath tub like a mini spa where we could keep hot water at a constant temperature for an hour or so. But we have no idea how…
suhSemi-frameless shower screen leaking - a lot!
2 February 2011
I have frameless and had a lot of leaking. Got the shower guy back twice. He put a clear rubber attachment across the bottom of the door which faces inward so the water…
garden loverWDYT? Spend Big on floor tiles and less on wall tiles?
5 February 2011
I think go in between on both floor and wall. Nothing is worse than cheap tiles. They crack easily, they simply dont have the look of a better tile. Cheap looks cheap. …
16pawsReplacing the toilet...Do I need this vent?
9 February 2011
Yes take the vent advice, it will cause problems if you don't like water not filling properly in the toilet etc. Not a plumber by any means but have seen the problem…
xquisiteTrends in Bathroom colours/ materials
11 February 2011
You can't go too far wrong with white and if you're worried about dating, be careful of border tiles. Tiles of the same size but a different colour may work as a feature.…