Bathrooms and Laundry
dhess advice on tiling pretty please
Ah, thanks MT , this explains it. Yes I have noticed that in many homes the grout between say bench tops and tiles crumbles away in no time and leaves a gap through…
Replacing a toilet
thanks. Will get the plumber to take a look.
to clarify, someone has given me a toilet. Its in a box in my garage.
We are selling the house and I was thinking to…
Outdoor bathroom cost?
Try a minorb or standard corrugated iron look- But price maybe be what you want to spend.
What style house etc?
Jul 31, 2008 12:06 am
Cancer-causing ceiling heaters?
I was thinking infra-red might be like a photographer's dark-room lamp which is red.
Seems from my research that far from causing cancer, my infra…
But that pic doesn't look like a family bathroom…
Aug 01, 2008 4:07 pm
Welcome tom and inge,
Looking for a funky urinal??? How about the lemon tree outside??
Seriously, if the boys have too much to drink they need to go outside as…
Aug 03, 2008 5:22 pm
Enamel Bathroom renovations - feedback
there is another thread around here somewhere about re-enameling which you could search for. We had Bathroom Werx re-enamel the bathroom in our last house…
Down lights in a shower?
You just need a light thats IP4 rated or higher in a shower area. These are more "waterproof" and can therefor stand the steam coming out.
Aug 05, 2008 11:48 am
Shower over bath
agreed lym.. We are having our ensuite as a full on hobless
shower for this exact reason. The shower in our ensuite last time had a highish hob and it was a…
There is no difference they charge by the metre maybe a bit more for the 200 x 200.
Another Leaky Shower
I just had a chat with my insurance company and the result isnt that great
They cover me for upto $1000 in finding the leak. They will also repair any damage…
So you have a shower over the bath??
Are you really sure you want a shower curtain??? Cold and wet clinging to you as you get out of the shower...well that's our…
customised shower rod
I am looking for an L shape shower rod/rail. does anyone know where I can get one pretty quickly - stainless steel or crome.
215 Rinnai Solar Hot Water !!!!!
Thanks Steve - I did see that bit - but I got a bit confused by it - we will have 5 bedrooms, so according to the article would need a 440L system - PD have offered us to…
Aug 20, 2008 10:32 pm
I can vouch for that....although she always…
so they are going to refund you the $800 then? Of not, then it isnt the best it can be.
Bath Removal or Painting?
My mum had her bath fixed by having a plastic insert installed.
Not sure how much it cost, but was done without diturbing the tiles
Small Bathroom Advice
That's my thoughts too Wingies.
I did measure the room the other day and it is 2100 l x 1500 w
As the door takes off 800 on the width the only possible way would be…
Another tile question??
The bathroom & onsuite in my house are totally different. Completely different tiles and vanities. Even the scheme is different - one has the same tile on the floor and…
Sep 02, 2008 9:24 am
Sep 02, 2008 6:34 pm
Calling Tap Experts
Yes, its the flow rating. Basin taps HAVE to be WELS rated, meaning they need to be flow restricted, while bath taps are not. Putting a flow restrictor in is not an option…
Pedestal Basin..are still in fashion
I love the pedestal in a small area and am putting one in myself. I dont need storage in this particular area but a side unit would look smart in a veneer look. As for…
Sep 10, 2008 11:13 am
Cost of removing tiles & retiling?
I would say the ones on the wall were over gyprock as I have lots of pretty bricks exposed - not...
I have to go and find out the cost of the tiles in the next few…
Shower over bath - unfashionable?
A friend of mine recently renovated his small bathroom and put a half size bath in instead of a full bath - so that kids could still be bathed but still…
Bit weird or okay?
When I used the one at our friend's house it wasn't too awkward, the loo is fairly petite so it isn't far to lean and you can stand at the side if you want to get closer. …
Shower Screen above
I lived in a house with an enclosed shower and it was like stepping into a tiny cupboard - truly horrible. But I think that was only because it was normal shower size. If…
cheap shower for garage
hi from Qld and want to put a shower in a garage/clourbond shed that is used for a gym i want to install something that is a complete unit so no leaks and is cheap to…
Separate WC versus big bathroom ?
I am not a fan of separate toilets for the howard hughs reasons above. Even a 3 way toilet still requires you to open the door before washing your hands. And the small…