Category Archives: Bathroom

5 Bathroom Vanities Perfect for Small Bathrooms

5 Bathroom Vanities Perfect for Small Bathrooms

A vanity is an essential item for any bathroom. Not only does it support, or often include the basin, but it can also offer much-needed storage space. However, finding the perfect bathroom vanity to suit a small bathroom can be a tedious task. With space being sparse, it’s important to find a compact vanity that is both practical and attractive. If you’re having trouble finding a suitable bathroom vanity for your small bathroom then you haven’t yet seen the range…

4 Twin Shower Sets for an Enhanced Shower Experience

4 Twin Shower Sets for an Enhanced Shower Experience

There are a number of ways to improve your bathroom without undergoing a full bathroom renovation. One of these is by installing a twin shower set in your bathroom. Not only will a twin shower set add a touch of elegance and make your bathroom look modern, but it will also enhance your showering experience. According to The Daily Telegraph, Australian men spend an average of 6.99 minutes every day in their showers. The number is even higher for women…

6 Bathroom Trends You Need to Follow in 2019

6 Bathroom Trends You Need to Follow in 2019

There is no denying that bathrooms are one of the most practical rooms in any home. However, it is their practicality that often limits Perth homeowners from being open-minded and adventurous with their bathroom’s design. But things need not be this way – you can get creative with your bathroom design while also ensuring that your space performs all functional duties as required. If you’re looking to renovate your bathroom and in desperate need of some style inspiration, the best…

3 Benefits of Freestanding Baths over Insert Baths

3 Benefits of Freestanding Baths over Insert Baths

With many different types of baths available in Perth today, choosing the right one can be a very confusing task. Making the right choice is especially important because a bath is a big investment and you’ll have to live with it for many years to come. Most modern baths are classified as freestanding baths or insert baths. Insert baths are also known as built-in baths, and they are usually located along the bathroom walls. On the other hand, freestanding baths…

These Bathroom Items Will Literally Change Your Life

These Bathroom Items Will Literally Change Your Life

Do you want to improve your bathing experience by making your bathroom more functional? If so, then the best way to achieve this is a full bathroom renovation. However, at around $12,000 on average, bathroom renovations can be a costly and time-consuming affair. Fortunately, there are other ways to improve your bathroom without having to undergo a complete renovation – think of it more as a mini renovation. As the head of purchasing at Ross’s Discount Home Centre, I thought…

4 Ways to Update Your Bathroom over a Weekend

4 Ways to Update Your Bathroom over a Weekend

Bathrooms are the most expensive rooms to renovate. The average cost of a bathroom renovation here in Australia is around $12,000 which certainly isn’t cheap. Moreover, a full-scale bathroom renovation easily takes weeks to complete. But, it is also possible to give your bathroom a mini-makeover in as little time as a weekend. And, you don’t even need to break the bank to do it – there are several things you can do to give your bathroom update on a…

4 Bathroom Design Trends to Follow This Year

4 Bathroom Design Trends to Follow This Year

Bathrooms are no longer designed with only utility in mind. Today, we spend longer than ever before in our bathrooms, which in turn, has prompted bathroom design to evolve in the process. In fact, today, many bathrooms are designed to be luxurious sanctuaries rather than mundane spaces. As the head of purchasing at Ross’s Discount Home Centre, I am always on the lookout for the latest bathroom trends. After all, I need to ensure that we stock bathroom products that…

Choosing the right toilet is vital!

Choosing the right toilet is vital!

When it comes to purchasing a new toilet, there are more than a few things you should consider. Your new toilet suite must match the overall look and aesthetics of your bathroom. Also, your toilet should be water efficient and functional as well. While many people consider these factors, most people do not consider the time they actually spend on a toilet. According to a recent study, people spend more time sitting on the toilet each week than exercising. So,…

The Cost of a Bathroom Renovation in 2018

The Cost of a Bathroom Renovation in 2018

If you’re looking to renovate your bathroom this year, then the first things to determine are how much everything costs and how much you have to spend. With every passing year, the costs of bathroom renovations increase a little. So, before you jump into your renovation in 2018, it’s a good idea to look at the current costs to ensure you don’t get a nasty surprise when the bills start rolling in. To help you understand how much bathroom renovations…

4 Costly Bathroom Renovation Mistakes to Avoid

4 Costly Bathroom Renovation Mistakes to Avoid

When it comes to Perth bathroom renovations, my position here at Ross’s has taught me just about everything there is to know.  But the most important things I’ve learnt aren’t what to do right in a bathroom renovation. They’re what not to do wrong in a renovation. I deal with homeowners renovating their bathrooms on a daily basis and let me tell you, I’ve seen just about everything that could go wrong, go wrong! So, if you’re also looking to…

6 Must-Have Products for Any Perth Bathroom Renovation

6 Must-Have Products for Any Perth Bathroom Renovation

It should come as no surprise that Bathroom renovations are one of the most popular home renovations in Australia, even with their expensive price tag. Houzz’s Australian Houzz & Home survey results offer some interesting insights on bathroom renovations here in Australia. This survey reveals that the master bathroom is the third most renovated room of a home (17%) behind the living/family room (23%) and the kitchen (25%). So, if you’re planning an upcoming bathroom renovation, then you certainly won’t…

The Best Material for Bathroom Cabinets Is…

The Best Material for Bathroom Cabinets Is…

Choosing new bathroom cabinets can be a daunting task. While a cabinets look and style plays a large role in the decision-making process, you also have to keep an eye on the costs. With the average cost of a bathroom renovation costing $10,000 and the average lifespan of a bathroom being just 18 years, it makes sense to choose products that will last the lifespan of your bathroom. After all, 18 years is a very long time! This is why…