If you are looking to add that special touch to your bathroom, you may want to think about looking at the vast range of unique shaped bathroom taps. Differently-shaped taps can add a whole new dimension to an otherwise plain bathroom. No matter what size your bathroom is, you can make it special by adding one of the following unique shaped bathroom taps: Wolo from Webert This tap has a wonderfully smooth shape that screams style and sophistication. The unique handle makes the tap easy to use, and is perfect for any bathroom that needs a touch of flair to make it just right. Ideal for small basins, this tap will not take up any unnecessary room, but will work exactly as you need it to while helping your bathroom to look as good as you have always wanted.
When you visit a hotel you expect your room to be a nice one, particularly if you happen to be paying top £’s for it. You also expect your bathroom to be special too, but in most cases they are all pretty much the same. This is unless you’re staying in a luxurious hotel, then you’re likely to find a pretty amazing bathroom suite. So what’s new in bathroom design, what are future hotel bathrooms going to look like, and how stylish will they be? Washbasins Made by SaphirKeramik, a whole new range of washbasins are about to hit the scene and they happen to be something very special. Made from an incredibly light material, the range is a classic looking but modern one that offers a truly unique look. This range allows those who have the sheer pleasure of designing bathrooms to think again about one of the most important rooms […]
Think bathroom signage is for public toilets only? Think again, there are some great signs that you can post in your home bathroom to both give instruction and add a little humour to your room. Better still, frame your sign as art work. What kind of quotes are we talking about here? Read on and find out! What a Quote Can Do? Adding signs to your bathroom can be a matter or style, and basic entertainment. But it can also be a matter of keeping things clean and reminding others of how the room should be treated. There are two basic kinds of signage that you can hang in your bathroom, either instructional or humourous. The most important thing to consider, after deciding which of these two forms you’re looking for, is where to hang your sign. Whether […]
Feeling a little overwhelmed by all the shower choices that you have for your new bathroom? Not to worry, we’re here to give you an overview of the different options that are available to you and their pros and cons so that you can make the best shower decision for your home. Digital Showers For many people digital showers are the perfect combination of high tech and affordability. A digital shower is going to give you the ultimate in convenience. No more playing with taps to determine the right temperature! With a digital model you’re going to get the perfect temperature every time, with digital controls and display, and with some models even a remote control to set your temperature before you even get into the shower itself. Obviously, the biggest pro of a digital model is that convenience, but […]
If you’re about to grout tiles for the very first time, you may be feeling a little cautious. Grouting isn’t as easy as it looks and there’s every chance you could end up with a bit of a disaster, but if you follow the guidelines that are listed below, you’ll find grouting your tiles a little less scary. Tools Always make sure you have the right tools for the job, especially if you’ve never grouted before. This will give you an extra boost of confidence and a better finish. The tools you will need for this job are: Grout float, utility knife, bucket, sponge, cloth, grout mix and caulk. If you are working with porous tiles you will need to have some tile sealer as it will stop excess grout from sticking. Once you have sprayed the sealer, you can then apply the grout.
Japan’s toilets are quite appealing to those who come from other parts of the world, this is because they are so technologically advanced you would think you had stumbled into a house from the future. But, Japanese toilets have been vastly different from those in the western world for many years; in fact some features have been a part of Japanese life since the 1960s. Watch The Video Below of Toto Toilets from the you tube Channel – Only in Japan. Toto Toilets Toto make Japan’s most popular toilets and it’s not uncommon to find this brand in most homes around the country. One of the most appealing features of this range of toilets, or ‘Washlets’ as they like to call them is the sensor control seat lid that saves every user the trouble of lifting the lid before they use the washlet. The sensor controlled seat […]
If you have a question about your bathroom, check out the common questions and answers below as you may just learn something about bathroom mirrors, tiles and even urinals. Q. Why Do Bathroom Mirrors Fog? Bathroom mirrors fog up because warm moist air hits your cold mirror; the warm air is cooled down by the cold surface of the mirror. Cold air holds less moisture than warm air, so the excess condenses as liquid water on the mirror’s surface. If you would like to avoid your mirror fogging up, the temperature of its surface will need to be heated so it’s the same temperature or a little warmer. Placing the mirror over a radiator will achieve this. Or one can also get rid of fog, by getting a demister mirror for their bathrooms. These mirrors come with heating demisters, which heats the bathroom mirror. To know more about demister mirrors,
In all the flurry, excitement and even stress of re-modelling your bathroom, it can be easy to forget about buying accessories. Sure, your fixtures and fittings are very important when you’re re-modelling, but don’t forget that it’s the accessories that are really going to give your new room an individual stamp and a touch of style. So which accessories do you need to think about buying? Towel Racks A great towel rack is an essential feature in your bathroom, and there are so many different kinds to choose from. Do you want a free standing rack, or do you prefer one that’s attached to a wall? Free standing gives you the opportunity to move the rack around if you need a bit more space, or even if you just fancy a change, but an attached rack will free up floor space, which can be important […]
You use your bathroom every day, but have you ever thought about where all this plumbing hardware started out? If you’re like most of us and take running water and toilets for granted, you might be surprised to know that plumbing has a very long and interesting history… How Did Plumbing Start? The real birth of plumbing was in the ancient cities of the Roman Empire, China, Persia, India and the Greek Empire. Why there? Well, for the first time large groups of people were living in close proximity and this created quite a few problems including the build-up of waste associated with so many people living together. This meant that cities rapidly became dirt and pest infested, and whilst people did not understand how disease was spread, they quickly discovered that living in cleaner places meant less illness. This meant that […]
If you’re remodeling your bathroom, you may think it’s as easy as buying new appliances. After all, a remodel is just a change or an update, and new products would certainly be a change for you. As much as a successful and expertly done remodel is about selecting the right products, it is also about the appropriate placement of those products. It isn’t enough to have quality products or great room flow, because one without the other could leave your remodel lacking. The combination of quality products and proper placement for an effortless flow around the room will leave you immensely satisfied with your new bathroom long after the construction is complete. If you’re just embarking on the remodel adventure, check out some of our other resources to help you get started. We’ve talked about design elements and accessorizing your bathroom. We’ve also weighed in on how to […]