Bathrooms and Laundry
Studio Flat Suggestions
you could also place the bed running longways next to the bathroom, and increase the size of the bathroom a little - this in turn would almost act like a ensuite This…
When renovating a bathroom.
Listen you guys……I have a hard time establishing the stop and go with my drinking ……I don’t need encouragement!
I lit a candle instead…..
Thanks a lot. I was going to go for the shower rail myself.
Have long showers!
Sounds too fiddly and you're trading one environmentally sensitive resource (water) for another (energy).
Pump power, recirculating water that may not be absolutely…
Jul 12, 2007 7:13 pm
Obscure Shower Glass
Neil……you’re a shocker!
While you’re at it, can you dream me a size 10 body!!!
Is a bath needed?
we've renovated a bathroodm exactly the same size.
We've decided for a bathtube - these short ones.
1. you can take a bath
2. much better if you have kids
we have got…
How much is a tiler?
thanks Steve, I hadn't seen that version; only one from a few years ago. that's really helpful! reminds me that I am in the wrong job!
Broom cupboard width
i assume that would be mm not cm & the depth is 400 ?
If that's the case - 500 would be average, 400 would possibly suffice assuming there will be around 50 odd mm extra…
Tiling my bathroom floor - wood
Your waterproof membrane must go over the wall/ cement floor sheeting ( as per Aust. Standards) not between it and the timber sub-floor.
re-enamel the bathroom?
I got two three quarter baths re-enamelled at my last place for $1100 - I didn't want to have to pull them out and re tile et cetera. One got a big chip about three…
Heated towel rails v Under tile heating
The other bathroom optons would be 'Tastics". We have them in both bathrooms. They work like a cheap radiator - good when you close to them (ie directly underneath), but…
Access to greywater pipes
Basically there will be a 'diverter" under the trough.. you can see these in bunnings catalogue. separate pipes will run thru the wall or slab and exit the…
Tub in Basement?
we are on the same page, I also leave the heater on during winter to try and dry it out. the basement flat is in an old house but it was newly done. it is…
Bathroom with water damage
Once you have tiles off you can probably see any damage yourself.
And depending on how far you are going to renovate will determine if you strip the walls of plaster…
Oct 04, 2007 11:25 am
Bath wood surround
Hey Snoop75, it's hard to say by the photo, but it looks like a laminate?
Make some enquiries with Aquaform and see if they can help you?
From Hynes Tiles on Old Geelong Rd, Hoppers Crossing. The aerosol is the easiest. I think they have it at Bunnings too.
Glass Splashback for Shower Wall?
Mick - would not go the perspex option - due to it being softer material- however - if your perspex - whatever it is scratched - use brasso to make it clean and shiny…
Bathroom Reno... what can be done yourself
Hi cfham, we have renovated a few houses and renovated our ensuite by ourselves in our last house. The builder quoted over $14K for 3m x 3.5m space!!!! and we did it for…
Finishing the top of tiles
Go to your local tool shop and buy what's often called a Leaf and Square Ornamental tool (Google it). It has a pointy end and a square end, and this cleans up those…
Oct 24, 2007 11:48 am
Well they say up to 10% water saving on the web site.
The basic unit is $487 and the mixer model is $838.
So if you work out 10% of your annual water bill that would…
Cleaning grout (showers etc)
I agree……having glass shower walls would be the way to go.
That’s why I like them in the kitchen…….cleaning is so easy!
Anything to eliminate the grout issues.
Wall tiles- how high did you go?
When we renovated the bathroom in our old place, we used 100x100 light blue floor tiles, and 200x200 white wall tiles, with a blue border, and blue diamond shaped feature…
Amazing vanity unit - where can I find it
Just be careful buying taps on ebay.
I bought a mixer tap from ebay australia, from a guy importing things from china and selling them from a warehouse at Bankstown, …
Luxury Portable Bathrooms
Are you renovating your bathroom, or affraid to because you don't have any toilet or shower facilities. Then we at Sydney Bathroom Hire can help. We hire the best…
Bathroom benchtop colours
mocha 400 x 400 floor tiles, white wall tiles, white laminate cupboards and probably mink ceasarstone benchtops.
shower for toilet? a major renovation?
Do you have access under the house or is it a slab.
If its a slab I would think it nearly easier to gut the whole thing and start again as you will need access to the hot…
...and other intersting bathroom additions
Dec 09, 2007 10:26 am
Tub for Shower Bath
we have put one into the new house because my other half does lke the occasional bath but there was simply no choice of both. We opted for a 850x1800 square edge kinda…
Nice to have you here mimosa!!!
Welcome to the forum.
Your products are gorgeous……..
Yep I've decided, I will be going for the Caroma Tradition Clawfoot if we have to stick with the same manufacturer as "builders standard range" otherwise I will certainlu…
That is a very funny story. You've gotta love 'em.
How hard is it to move a tap?
I can't beleive the response you've got from the builder!
Would you not consider the proposed layout similar to that of a mixer in the shower?
The mixer is mounted on…
Mosaic tiles on the wall in the bathroom
Another idea might be to use them in your shower niche and across the top of your vanity or three or four rows along the top of your bath. Just a small touch but it makes…
pimp my lowered toilet
Fumanchu - Dare I ask - post a photo
and Ash said
So you're no longer into 'swinging freely' DeeElle?!
Didn't know you…
Yeah thanks piranah!!!!
That's all i need to see!!!
And the final note on this story is that we were NOT ALLOWED to change the drains in our…
Information about sinks anyone?
I was looking for something more specific like pros and cons about vessel sinks, for example, or is there anything worth going into a stainless steel…