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Making Repairs Pt 2

Making Repairs Pt 2

May 20, 2015

Following on from our previous post regarding the likelihood of a wash basin needing a repair, let’s look at the different methods. For example if there is a minor scratch that needs to be fixed, the type of repair will be very different to that of a chip or severe crack. The first (scratch) is a minor cosmetic issue that can in most cases be fixed using a...

Making Repairs

Making Repairs

May 9, 2015

Given that the wash basin is perhaps one of the most regularly used items in any household, it should come as no surprise that repairs are inevitable. Or should it? After all, aren’t basins such as these supposed to be built to last? Well the answer to this is yes, but given constant use of any item or unit, it will ultimately lead to minor, cosmetic repairs...

Bathroom Painting

Bathroom Painting

Apr 24, 2015

Decorating in the bathroom often takes place perhaps more regularly than any other area of the home due to the varying conditions it generates. Water and steam produce a number of different issues to paint and therefore this contributes to how often a bathrooms décor needs to be addressed. One option available to combat this is to have Venetian plaster...

Making a Change

Making a Change

Apr 3, 2015

Installing a new flooring type into a bathroom can be either a pleasant or a painful experience. Much of this depends on the type of material being installed, as well as the knowledge and experience of the person carrying out the installation. There are also a number of different things to consider when undertaking the job, such as whether or not new base boards...

Big or Small?

Big or Small?

Mar 29, 2015

When it comes to choosing the perfect wash basin there are many factors that need to be taken into consideration. Mainly, however, is the choice of shape and size, which represents something of a difficult decision. Nonetheless, in most cases, and especially with UK bathrooms, the choice of size will already be made as there is not much space to work...

Small Replacements

Small Replacements

Mar 15, 2015

Quite often when it comes to decorating the bathroom there are many different ways it can be done. Thanks to the increase in do-it-yourself television programmes, there has also been a huge influx of people attempting their own renovations; as opposed to hiring a tradesman. This saves on both time and cost, and gives the owner more flexibility in some cases. Of...

New Shower Heads

New Shower Heads

Feb 25, 2015

As has been discussed in many previous posts regarding the subject of eco solutions, the bathroom is the one area of the home that is most focal to achieving reduced waste. And that is due to the fact that water is used predominantly in this part of the home. Aside from the regular and most popular eco solutions such as toilets and showers, it is also possible...

Carpet Cleaning

Carpet Cleaning

Feb 7, 2015

The first thing that should be pointed out here is that we have always stated bathrooms should not be decorating with carpet. And the reasons for this are perfectly clear; water damage can easily be created and it is often a real pain to remove. More often than not it leads to the carpet needing to be replaced. However, we have also stated, on many occasions,...