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The cost to tile your home

The cost to tile your home

The cost of tiling is a major expense associated with building a new home or renovating an existing one. If you’re considering tiling your home this year, you should have an idea of the expenses associated with it. If you fail to do this, you may end up overshooting your budget and spending extra unnecessarily. But if you’ve never tiled a home before, you probably have no idea how much it is likely to cost. Don’t worry though – I’m… Read More ➝

The Cost of a Kitchen Renovation in 2018

The Cost of a Kitchen Renovation in 2018

Kitchens are one of the most commonly renovated rooms in a house. Not just here in Perth, but around the world. Given that Ross’s Discount Home Centre specialise in renovation products for kitchens in Perth, I meet a lot of DIY home renovators.  And if there is one thing I’ve noticed in my dealings with these DIY enthusiasts, it’s that most of them have not properly budgeted for their kitchen renovations. If you’re planning to undergo a kitchen renovation this… Read More ➝

Cook up a Storm with a New Cooktop!

Cook up a Storm with a New Cooktop!

Cooktops are an essential item in a kitchen, even more so than an oven. They’re always in use, and no kitchen can be complete without one. As such, it should come as no surprise that cooktops in Perth are the most frequently upgraded of all kitchen products. According to Houzz’s 2017 Kitchen Trends Study, cooktops were the most upgraded appliances in kitchens across Australia last year. So, it only makes sense that if you’re choosing to upgrade yours, you choose… Read More ➝

Our New Range of Ovens Will Make You Never Order out Again!

Our New Range of Ovens Will Make You Never Order out Again!

Unless you’re a takeaway junky, there’s a good chance you use your oven at least two nights a week. I know I certainly couldn’t live without mine! I use mine to cook and reheat food, to defrost frozen foods, for baking and even to cook popcorn on movie nights. There’s no denying that ovens are an extremely functional appliance that will make your life in the kitchen much simpler. But, having a bad oven can certainly put you off wanting… Read More ➝

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… Read More ➝

Front Loader vs. Top Loader. Which Washing Machine Is for You?

Front Loader vs. Top Loader. Which Washing Machine Is for You?

Of all the white goods, washing machines are arguably one of the most necessary. Sure, they may be tucked away from sight in laundry areas, but there’s no denying that they offer great utility. I see how inconvenienced customers are when they walk in needed a new washing machine immediately. But, it is very important that you take an informed decision when you’re in the market for a new washing machine. Buying the wrong washing machine – one that underperforms… Read More ➝

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… Read More ➝

Everything You Need to Know About Kitchen Tapware

Everything You Need to Know About Kitchen Tapware

You kitchen tapware are one of the most important fixtures of any home. Not only does it need to be durable, but it also needs to be practical, functional and stylish. After all, tapware is one of the main touch-points in your home.  And, they are also one of the most updated fixtures as well. According to Houzz’s 2017 Kitchen Trends Survey, taps and other plumbing fixtures were the third highest kitchen upgrade conducted by homeowners in the past 12… Read More ➝

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… Read More ➝

How to Choose the Right Size Washing Machine

How to Choose the Right Size Washing Machine

Washing machines are available in a range of sizes or load capacities today. While the typical washing machine has a capacity of 7.5kg, many people think that this is not enough, especially those with growing families. While others, won’t even do a load of washing that large. Truth be told, according to the buying guide bible choice.com.au, most people wash only 3.5kg at a time, regardless of washing machine capacity. This is something to keep in mind if you think… Read More ➝

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… Read More ➝

Why Ross’s Is the #1 Bathroom Warehouse in Perth

Why Ross’s Is the #1 Bathroom Warehouse in Perth

When it comes to building or remodelling a bathroom, you can be sure that you’ll need to make many purchases. From tiles to bathroom fixtures and tapware, vanities, cabinets, basins and tools and equipment, there’s a lot of shopping involved. To make things easier, you should consider shopping from a bathroom warehouse in Perth. At a bathroom warehouse, you’ll find all the necessary products and equipment you need all under the one roof. But, not just any bathroom warehouse will… Read More ➝