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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…

Marble Tile vs. Porcelain We Put Them Head-to-Head

Marble Tile vs. Porcelain We Put Them Head-to-Head

When it comes to choosing new flooring options in Perth, most people choose either marble tiles or porcelain tiles. These are generally the most popular options because both marble and porcelain come in a variety of designs and colours. If you’re planning on redoing your flooring, then you can’t go wrong in choosing either option. But, which is the better option; marble tiles or porcelain tiles? To understand this, you need to compare the two. As someone who has dealt…

Grey Kitchens Are a Growing Trend!

Grey Kitchens Are a Growing Trend!

When it comes to choosing a kitchen colour, the majority of homeowners opt for white. But white is now becoming so overused that it is losing trend, causing many to turn to alternative colour options. And at the top of the list is grey. Houzz’s 2018 Australia Kitchen Trends Study reveals that grey kitchens are a growing trend in Australia. Of all people who upgraded or renovated their kitchens last year, a large percentage of people chose grey. Grey may…

5 Crucial Steps to Make When Choosing Bathroom Tiles

5 Crucial Steps to Make When Choosing Bathroom Tiles

7 Benefits of Marble Tiles

7 Benefits of Marble Tiles

If you’re looking at current flooring options for your new home or home renovation then there is a good chance that you’ve come across marble tiles. After all, marble has been the flooring material of choice since ancient times. However, with the rise of porcelain, ceramic and even faux marble tiles, marble tiles have lost some of their popularity. But, that doesn’t mean to say that you shouldn’t consider them for your flooring. In fact, marble flooring offers several benefits…

Engineered Quartz Is the #1 Benchtop Choice in Australia

Engineered Quartz Is the #1 Benchtop Choice in Australia

Updating your benchtop is a sure-fire way to give your kitchen a complete transformation. With new kitchen benchtops, you can give your space better visual appeal and more functionality. Moreover, replacing a benchtop is very straightforward and easy, so there’s really no reason why you shouldn’t upgrade – and you won’t be the only one doing so. Houzz’s 2018 Australia Kitchen Trends Study reveals that a large number of Australians updated their kitchen benchtops last year. Of the people who…

How Much Does an Average Kitchen Cost in 2018? We’ll Tell You!

How Much Does an Average Kitchen Cost in 2018? We’ll Tell You!

Are you planning on renovating your kitchen or building a new kitchen this year? If you are, then I bet you’re trying to calculate how much a new kitchen will cost you. While you may be searching the internet for estimates, your preferences and the products you choose will really determine your expenses. As the head of purchasing at Ross’s Discount Home Centre, I often meet customers looking for kitchens in Perth. Over the years, I have come to know…

4 Things You Need to Know Before Renovating Your Laundry

4 Things You Need to Know Before Renovating Your Laundry

It’s not uncommon to want to renovate your laundry to improve the functionality and to make it more modern. If you’re thinking of doing the same, let me assure you that you won’t be the only one. But, before you jump into renovating your laundry, it’s important to plan ahead. I’ve heard way too many horror stories related to laundry renovations and would hate to hear another from you! So, to help ensure that things go smoothly, today I will…

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…

What Is Your Kitchen Layout Preference?

What Is Your Kitchen Layout Preference?

The look and functionality of a kitchen completely depend on the layout of the kitchen. Not only does a kitchen layout determine how the space will be used, but it also determines whether the space looks visually appealing or not. If you’re planning an upcoming kitchen renovation and you’re thinking of updating your kitchen layout, you’re certainly not alone. According to Houzz’s 2018 Kitchen Trends Study, a large number of Australian homeowners updated their kitchen layout last year. The report…

6 Home Improvements to Increase the Value of Your Property

6 Home Improvements to Increase the Value of Your Property

It’s fair to say that the majority of home improvements are done purely to increase the value of a property. Of course, some homeowners simply carry out improvements just to better their living experience. However, either way, even the smallest improvement will add value to a property – as long as it is carried out in the right manner. Whether you’re about to selling your property or you’re looking to simply upgrade your home, undergoing a renovation – large or…

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…