In this guide, we're going to be looking at tiling your bathroom, which you might want to do after you've fitted a new bathtub. We'll look at the tools you need and the methodologies required to do a good job. If you've never tiled before, it makes sense to tile a smaller area (a kitchen splashback, for example) before tackling your bathroom. This will help you get a feel for the job before … [Read more...] about A DIY Beginner’s Guide to Tiling a Bathroom
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From freestanding baths to corner baths and more, there are many styles, shapes and sizes available to suit any requirement. Choosing a new bath that’s perfect for you can be difficult and you can easily feel overwhelmed, but hopefully, the following information will help you make the right decision. Where do I begin when choosing a new bath? Whether or not you plan on creating a designer … [Read more...] about 4 Different Bathtub Types on the Market in the UK
Sometimes, you might want to hire a professional tradesman to do a job you're not quite prepared to do yourself. Maybe you don't have enough experience or maybe you don't have the time. One of the jobs you might prefer to hire somebody to do for you is fitting out or remodelling a bathroom, especially if you've forked out a lot of money for the perfect bath. So, how much does a typical bathroom … [Read more...] about How Much Does it Cost to Install a New Bathroom?
Most people have enough skills to replace a bathroom suite themselves. Sometimes you do not need a complete overhaul of the room, but the furniture may be past its best, or a horrible colour. Whatever the reason, most people will need new items at some point. I hope you find this guide useful, and it should give you the confidence to replace the bathroom fittings yourself, or at least encourage … [Read more...] about Essential Advice and Tips for Replacing a Bathroom Suite Yourself
Whenever you have a bath or shower, the steam generated from the hot water in your bathroom will eventually cause the moisture in the air to linger around and form a mist. And if you stay in the bathroom long enough your walls will start to “sweat” – even if you have a window or door in your bathroom open. To combat this problem, many people have extractor fans installed in their bathrooms. The … [Read more...] about How to Fit a Bathroom Extractor Fan
Installing a bath isn’t a particularly difficult project; as long as you plan thoroughly and work in a methodical fashion you should be able to achieve a satisfactory end result. Here we work through the steps for installing a new bath in the order you are likely to encounter them The first step should, of course, be to turn off the water supply. So before you start, go ahead and do … [Read more...] about Fitting a Bath – How to Install a New Bathtub