Bathrooms and Laundry
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…
goodfairy1can you find me space for a walk in/ screenless shower?
20 July 2015
Hi I have attached our bathroom floor plan and I'm trying to find enough room for a walkin or nib wall screenless shower, keeping the bath is a must and I would like to…
rebuilder86External Balcony - waterproofing and tiling over existing
14 July 2015
Nah waterfroofing should be the last step before tiling. All screeds should be done first.
kylie40Bathroom Windows - Obscure or Clear?
11 July 2015
I choose clear because if it was obscure, but I had the window open the neighbours would see in through the open window, so shutters would still be required, and I don't…
Beazley77Changing tapwear after handover - Is this possible?
11 July 2015
toniaxisHow to replace an old toilet with a new concealed toilet
1 July 2015
We've just bought a new (to us) house and I am looking to replace the original toilet with a concealed dual flush toilet. Proposed toilet: Caroma Opal 987073W supplied…
CuriouslyBuilder says no way can vanity be next to shower screen
25 June 2015
Yes that's what we decided,make a nib and gain a shelf. But it means having to make the vanity smaller to add in the nib, so the vanity now needs to be custom made.
CuttingEdgeKitchensMirrored shaving cabinets- easy to fix to tiled walls after
21 June 2015
Yes its easy to do if you know what your doing.
GunnaAdvantages/disadvantages of vanity tops-eg acrylic vs stone
19 June 2015
Stone is more scratch resistant, stain resitant and wont be impacted by water where the underlaying wood in laminate can swell if water gets in.
goody59What is the major factor in how fast a bath fills up?
12 June 2015
As per AS/NZS 3500.1, clause 3.2.1, table 3.1, the flow rate to a bath shall not be less than 18 litres per minute. The pipe size and lengths…
Roomeatcost of installing frameless 2-piece shower screen.
11 June 2015
You will pay heaps more through the builder. Best to do them yourself after handover. That's what I'm doing with mine.
rebuilder86HELP needed to clean grout line on vanity near Caesarstone.
30 May 2015
Ajax spray and wipe! Stiff bristle brush