Bathrooms and Laundry
travelnSilicone caulking new joining existing
3 November 2015
Hi mate Just run over the top be al good. Dont rely on silicon for the actual seal. Silicon is a 2nd barrier of water sealing. Try and use anti mould silicon bathroom and…
building-expertPossible to do a staged bathroom reno?
31 October 2015
Generally 1 Do not interfere with asbestos 2 Renovations could mean broken asbestos under home 3 Get rid of leaks and ventilate well to dry up 4 Check for termites Only…
SplashersFrameless shower glass panel - does quality vary? Bris recs?
28 October 2015
At the end of the day a lot of glazing companies buy sheets of glass which are made in china, america, europe and the middle east and nowadays not much glass still…
SplashersQuick, easy (but stylish) shower solutions
28 October 2015
Englefield have a corner acrylic shower wall and base combo which you can buy from Masters, or you can also just get sheets of acrylic and use them to tile the wall instead.
SagasuToilet reviews and recommendations - Estilo, Allure, Oxford
20 October 2015
Hi, general consensus amongst most people in our industry is that a toilet is a toilet when it comes to functionality. Any functional problems you…
rebuilder86Reconfiguring plumbing in concrete slab bathroom
16 October 2015
depends on a variety of factors, If freestanding on legs, of course tile first, if free-standing flush with floor, tile walls, then install bath then tile around…
Aussie141414Ensuite Shower Size 1200mmX900mm/900mmX900mm Please advice
13 October 2015
I'm building a 1800 x 1000 shower with a 400 work bench at one end, lol.
Insanerectified tiles and mitered joints issues *UPDATED PICS/VIDS
8 October 2015
I thought my bathroom tiling was a bit average and the mitre not done greatly... I have a new appreciation for how difficult it…
BeetalooStacked Bond Square Wall Tile Layout Question
6 October 2015
Bathroom and laundry floors are not flat but slope towards the floor trap. Therefore it may not be possible to start with a full tile at the floor as the first row of…
jonny90Show us pictures of your bathroom, ensuite, powder room etc!
4 October 2015
thanks for the reply mate I've just changed the layout of our ensuite and main bathroom so I could fit in a double shower so was curious as to what I can expect to pay…
BeetalooWould you have frosted glass for your bathroom window?
14 September 2015
I have clear glass as I like to be able to see outside. I am building on a bush block so my bathroom windows are not over looked by neighbours.
mike100jobstodoBath in ensuite, shower in main bathroom
4 September 2015
Ideally, I feel that if you wanted to have a bath at the ensuite, you should also have a shower as well. Especially if you are considering selling the house, providing…
samanthanewport38To shower screen or not to shower screen - Walk in shower?
3 September 2015
I don't know if 770 is enough or not. I would think it may be a little on the short side if i'm understanding your layout correctly. We were…
mike100jobstodoPorcelain tiles to ceiling. Will plasterboard hold weight?
3 September 2015
It should be alright for you to put porcelain tiles on plasterboard. However, make sure that you waterproof the plasterboard before placing your porcelain tiles there.…
mike100jobstodoShower leak and mould - regrouting?
2 September 2015
I had the exactly the same problem with my shower area a couple of months ago. Pieces of grout came out, there was a lot of mould at in between the shower tiles and the…
mike100jobstodoMatching tiles throughout Bathroom, laundry, kitchen
1 September 2015
No, it is not necessary for you to have similar colour tiles or themes throughout these rooms. In fact, your home will be more attractive if they are done with different…
craftGrout sealing on new ceramic floor tiles?
11 August 2015
Hello I would not waste my time or money , the tiler would have use a cement based grout. in fact some cases i have found that the sealer actually breaks down the grout,…
Manda Moo QldNeed 300mm diameter bathroom basin
10 August 2015
I've searched all the usual bathroom suppliers, can't find a 300mm diameter sink! If anyone knows of a brand, knows where one might be in stock, please tell. Background:…
bananajulesBasin installed incorrect position can it be moved?
10 August 2015
I have had a sink replaced in a stone benchtop with no issues with damage. Unless you have some uncordinated caveman doing the work you should be ok. I guess it all…
Leksie5000PC and your final cost for all your bathroom and laundry fix
9 August 2015
How much was your PC for bathroom and laundry fixtures and fittings? (and kitchen sink if applicable) What is the spec level of your home and the number of rooms…
aloenyxPlease help with laundry layout (placement of appliances)
5 August 2015
Mhm.. good question, currently I iron on my bed XD And I try to do it as little as often. My mum has a system, whenever somethings needs ironing she puts it in a basket..…
goodfairy1Opionions of groutless shell tiles please
31 July 2015
I really love these Mother of Pearl/ Shell mosaic's for a bathroom vanity splashback? I'm worried that they are to thin to use with wall mixers? I have also seen groutless…