Bathrooms and Laundry
wall hung vanity with exposed pipes
To all who replied to my problem, many thanks.The builder has returned at my request and replaced the plastic pipes with chrome pipes.they look a lot better and…
kitchen sink in laundry
This might seem odd, but I don't think I'd buy a house that had a kitchen sink in the laundry.
Laundry sinks are a specific size because of the…
bathroom code questions
Might be different for SA but in NSW that is exactly what we have, although we do have a second strip drain as we also have a shower in the bath, which does not have a…
Bath over shower (again)
Hi Chris, I would go your option 3 which is exactly what we did. I gave up some of the wardrobe space to have a separate shower and bath. I find we mainly use the ensuite…
Alternative to shower niche?
We're (almost certainly) probably going a different route .......
Along one wall of the shower we're getting a small "bench" built, I don't have the plans with me right…
hello, we instal waterfall spouts on all of our bath and spabath range
and suggest that the buyer instal a a wall or hob flikmixer in an easily accessable position to…
Shower screen question
i just went with the shower head coming from the ceiling. i used an 250mm square head on a 200 mm square extension in both en suite and bathroom and haven't has an issues…
Need help with bathroom
Just keep in mind that the minimum size for a shower waste is 50mm.
The existing vanity and bath are likely to be 40mm pipes.
No matter what you…
timber tiles in shower
We have been selling********************timber look tiles in Sydney for 15yrs now. And we regularly use them in bathrooms. Your tile shop should always ask what type of…
Removing silicone sealer
Hi folks, new member looking for tips on removing old silicone sealant from tap spindles in shower. Holes have been completely filled and sealed and I need to access to…
Bath size - headrest space?
We had just renovated our bathroom and allowed 140cms from the edge of the bath, (200cms in total - including the rim of the bath) for the…
Ensuite layout help
Right, ok. The maybe flip the vanity and toilet positions. Extraction fan in the dunny and shes good to go. I think its a shame to not efficiently use space.
Shower Wall - How tall???
I am lost as to what to do in my ensuite (Master Bedroom Ground Floor) with regards to lighting the shower area.
As we can not put a window in the…
Laundry cabinetry in Perth?
And does that include a tiled hob under those cabinets?
Sometimes pricing isn't as straight forward as it sounds.
If it's a straight bench with a…
Ensuite: glass wall or traditional wall
Just wondering if you can PM me the details of what companies you had come an quote you for this.
We are thinking of doing something similar in our house.
Flooring for hobless shower
I wouldnt directly put a hobless shower on floor boards because they tend to expand and shrink. Check out the floor boards where the shower base is to be and put yellow…
Could i please see Photos of your vanities?
Haha, I agreed to husband's choice of a black floor as I thought it would hide everything! We had very light gray before which got quite dirty, and in our rental we have a…
Ensuite options - pls help?
Thanks rocky and cuttingedge, I agree!
I think 2. The vanity is still a pretty good size.
With the width of that room it MIT be possible to out a…
Laundry to Bathroom Renovation
have a laundry that we want to convert in to a combination laundry/bathroom. Need to rip up all the tiles to get extra plumbing put in…
Apr 09, 2013 8:14 pm
Straight vinegar is probably too strong and may discolour the tiles/grout.
Your bathroom would also smell like a fish n' chips shop.
My other half sometimes uses this to…
Wallpaper in bathroom - good, bad??
I don't know why you can only view 2 of 3 images? Anyway, here's another two pictures to give you a better idea. The intention of the colour scheme (silver grey floor…
Quick laminex question
I understand they have to make some money but it does seem exesive! It seems to be the biggest markup is on those things that are very difficult to change or upgrade after…
Mar 31, 2013 11:57 am
I'd use a 1000mm vanity.
The toilet area won't feel too small as there is glass on one end.
Also extend the width of the glass panel by another 100mm
That's my only…
Cold water diverter
It wouldn't be hard to do for any decent plumber. Getting the right hardware so that the diverter and second waste line looks good will be the hard part.
Maybe a local…
Mar 18, 2013 8:23 pm
Help identify this tap
I do not know that exact one but it looks very similar to these ones. Bristan is probably the closest
Grohe - Starlight (Argent in Australia)
Bristan - Chill Floor…
Mar 13, 2013 10:13 am
Ottimo tapware - feedback appreciated
I really dislike cheap tapware, BUT at $2k cheaper I would get it only because it's unlikely to be used daily and easy to change if something goes wrong.
Removing paint from bath and walls.
Gee, all that work as Erik describes well but you'll only get something back to looking marginal at best - I'd be ripping the lamipanel out and replacing it with…
Hot Water System
I am not a plumber, but I am a builder and specialise in bathroom and kitchen renovations. I can advise, that the colour of the water is definately the tank…