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How to fit a basin mixer tap: A step-by-step guide

A chrome plated bathroom single lever mixer tap

Though fitting a full bathroom suite is a job you’ll want to get a professional in to do, if you’ve got a bit of DIY and plumbing experience, then fitting a mixer tap to the basin in your bathroom is a job you can do relatively easily. In this article, we’ll go through the simple […]

How to replace a thermostatic shower valve yourself

A thermostatic shower valve

If you’ve got a few tools and have had a go at a bit of plumbing work in the past before, then replacing a thermostatic shower valve is not the most difficult DIY job to carry out. In this article, we’ll run you through the steps of replacing an exposed shower valve. If you’ve got […]

How to fix a leaky shower

A shower turned on with water cascading

A shower that is dripping water can be a really irritating problem. If it’s occurring in an en-suite and can be heard when you’re trying to sleep, that irritation increases tenfold. Not only is it costing you money in wasted water, it could also be costing you in terms of sleep and mental wellbeing. There […]

5 ways to save water with an eco-friendly bathroom

A stylish mixer tap and white bathroom basin

It’s estimated that the average person in the UK uses around 140 litres of water per day, which may come as a surprise to many of you reading this. We’re often guilty of taking our water supplies for granted, whether it be for drinking or washing so perhaps it’s no surprise that our individual water […]

How to manage bathroom condensation

Condensation formed on a glass window

Your bathroom tends to be he most humid room in your home, due to the amount of baths, showers and washing that goes on in there. For this reason the vast majority of bathrooms are going to experience some form of condensation. In some instances, condensation can be quite mild, forming a thin layer of […]

Bathroom mixer tap dripping or leaking? What to do

Bathroom Tap

Mixer taps are incredibly popular in modern bathrooms and a more and more people are choosing them over the more traditional pair separate hot and cold water taps. Mixer taps com with a range of benefits including: Simple to use Easy to get the perfect mix of hot and cold water Stylish and contemporary design […]

The different types of bath wastes explained

Bath waste and overflow

The world of bath wastes – the mechanism that allows you to drain your bath – is actually more varied than you might think with different wastes for different needs. Wastes are important because they handle the efficient drainage of water out of your bath and help to prevent any blockages in your pipes from […]

How to clean chrome bathroom taps and mixers

Traditional Chrome Bath Taps

Chrome is a fantastic material that really looks great on bathroom taps. However, if you don’t keep on top of maintenance and allow the chrome to lose it’s shine, your taps can become dull and brig down the aesthetic appeal of your bathroom. Below we’ll take a look at a few of the many ways […]

Can you use bath salts in whirlpool tubs?

Epsom bath salt grains

You can use pink Himalayan salts, Epsom salts and Dead Sea salts in whirlpool tubs. These are lovely salts to add to any whirlpool bath and will really help you to feel relaxed. It’s a very common question that we receive on whether it’s ok to use bath salts in our luxury whirlpool baths and […]

What makes a good bathroom for couples?

His and hers sign

When it comes to designing the perfect bathroom for the two of you, it’s important that you create something that suits both of you. When you move in for the first time with your partner, you might find that your stylistic tastes differ much more than you might have thought. Therefore, the ability to communicate […]