Bathrooms and Laundry
LotsofquestionsEstimated cost for bathroom & laundry modifications
27 February 2013
Does anyone have before & after photos for tile paint etc?
turtleschellUrgent! NOR Perth tile shops that sell Stainless Steel Trim?
27 February 2013
Just thought I'd update this for anyone interested, turns out stainless steel is pretty unusual, though they did have it at tileboutique in Joondalup. Aluminium is the…
onc_artisanBathroom reno schedule - How long for waterprrofing to dry?
16 February 2013
Some products have a maximum intercoat time meaning you need to do subsequent coatings within a maximum time limit... also depending on temp.. most products have a cure…
dragonchild'Future proofing' shower downstairs
11 February 2013
Ask the builder to quote for capped hot/cold water and waste pipes to the relevant location. As said, see if you can get waterproofing done also. But then again... what…
danielcamBad builder - cutting corners? Advice on waterproofing/tilin
9 February 2013
HI, as a waterproofer by trade i can tell you that you would be lucky if this bathroom will last you 6 months. There are several issues with this bathroom. 1. One coat…
CuttingEdgeKitchensWall Tiling next to the vanity
29 January 2013
It depends on how the vanity is being made. I had my tiles done first and gave them an outline of the vanity. I then screwed the vanity to the wall(no tiles behind).…
MargapentBath re-enamelling or Innerbath specialists
28 January 2013
Can anyone please advise which would be the better option for an old bath that has been twice re-surfaced but keeps peeling. I want to keep the bath which I use a lot and…
chatterboxFienza spa bath - is this a respected brand?? Lanark??
27 January 2013
We have the large fienza bambino bath, and also a fienza spa bath with all the jets. They were bought some time ago, but we are only just installing them now. Fienza…
Stewie DLeaking shower, damaged particleboard subfloor
26 January 2013
Don't do a shortcut and put new over old as CEK says. Strip all the rotten joists, flooring whatever right back to the edge of the wall studs and replace with new then get…
HouseOBWould you add an extra shower in this case?
16 January 2013
Yeah that is one issue I was thinking of, it at least needs somewhere to wash your hands if you use the toilet and someone is hogging the bathroom. Need to put every…
LilacWall/floor grout lines to match up - Common or NOT ???
11 January 2013
Who cares man, they hardly ever match up perfectly. You're right that you should just be glad you like the colour and stuff. I'm so anxious…
sohandyHas anyone used cork in their bathrooms?
11 January 2013
Not in bathroom, but our kitchen - cork is sealed with a couple layers of poly coating and we have no problems - easy to mop or wipe down - for bathroom make sure the…
renokingoffailWhere to get a bathtub and a plumber to install it?
1 January 2013
Looking to do a bathroom renovation, and already got a good tiler However I asked for a quote from a tiler and it was extremely expensive. Can anyone recommend a good…
kiwiBathroom Layout and Size of Shower Base?
26 December 2012
I clean my shower while I am in there...ok, stop focussing on that image! I find my 1000x1000 just big enough to do that. I would hate anything smaller, my ar$e would go…
theyettiBuilder says he didnt use Smart Tile because......
18 December 2012
The Bermuda Smart Tile appears to be available with a 50mm outlet. I'd be slightly worried if my shower drain pipes were smaller than 50mm. If you have already paid for…
sceen7Cleaning around FREE standing baths ??
15 December 2012
we had a clawfoot bath against a wall and when I removed it during our renno/extension....... ohhh the horror. If you cant get in behind it all manner of nasties will live…