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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…

How to introduce colour into your bathroom design

How to introduce colour into your bathroom design

Bathrooms are one of the most functional and most used rooms in any home. However, many older bathrooms have been designed in the same dull and boring way, in traditional white. White bathrooms may be functional, but they certainly don’t look (or feel) like anything special. If you’re planning an upcoming bathroom renovation, you have a chance to break away from the traditional white design. But if you’re not renovating, there are still ways to add some a little colour…

4 popular bathroom styles to consider for your renovation

4 popular bathroom styles to consider for your renovation

If there’s one common renovation that Perth homeowners undergo, it’s got to be a bathroom renovation. Many research studies have revealed of all types of home renovations, bathroom renovations are by far the most common. Now, if you’re planning a bathroom renovation yourself, I’m sure you’ve done some planning. But, before you jump into your renovation, you should look for some design inspiration. As the head of purchasing at Ross’s Discount Home Centre, I always keep myself updated with the…

How to extend the life of your bathroom

How to extend the life of your bathroom

Did you know that your bathroom has an average lifespan of only 18 years? If you did and you’re about to embark on a bathroom renovation, then it would be savvy of you to look for ways to extend the lifespan of your bathroom in the renovation process. But, before we look what measures you can take during the renovation and throughout the lifespan of your bathroom, let’s first take a look at some statistics. If Houzz’s latest survey is…

6 shower screens that are perfect for small bathrooms

6 shower screens that are perfect for small bathrooms

Shower screens are a highly functional product that today is somewhat of a necessity. But beyond being incredibly functional, they can do wonders in making a bathroom appear much later than it really is. This is because the glass allows light to pass through, which creates an illusion of space – and this is very important for smaller bathrooms. Unfortunately, the majority of us have pretty small bathrooms. In fact, according to houseofhome.com.au, the average Australian bathroom is just 2.7m…

Lakes Bathrooms makes bath screens fashionable once more!

Lakes Bathrooms makes bath screens fashionable once more!

Until now, a bath shower screen was often considered to be an unattractive element of a bathroom. This was due to a poor design, which wrecks the overall design of a bathroom and high costs. However, all that has now changed, thanks to the elegant and affordable bath shower screens offered by Lakes Bathrooms. If you have not heard of them, Lakes Bathrooms is one of the most reputed international manufacturers of shower and bath screens around the world. The…

6 bathroom basins ideal for your bathroom renovation

6 bathroom basins ideal for your bathroom renovation

If you’re undergoing a bathroom renovation, I suspect that you are considering replacing your old bathroom basins. A basin is the most used item in a bathroom and it should be highly practical and useful. Also, it is the standout feature of any bathroom. No doubt, if your basin is old and worn out, you’re thinking of getting it replaced. According to Houzz.com.au’s August 2015 Houzz & Home report, 54% Australian homeowners spend over 6 months planning their bathroom renovation….

6 sexy free standing baths for the ultimate retreat

6 sexy free standing baths for the ultimate retreat

If you’re thinking of getting a free standing bath, you’ve certainly made a great choice! Free standing baths are sleek, sexy and offer the ultimate bathing luxury. When shopping for a free standing bath in Perth, you need to look at current trends. Traditionally, ensuites and bathrooms have always been tucked away from rooms. However, this trend is changing quickly. Modern day ensuites often feature free standing baths as part of the room itself. Given that free standing baths can…

5 Epic Shower Screens for your DIY Bathroom Renovation

5 Epic Shower Screens for your DIY Bathroom Renovation

Whether you’re undergoing a DIY bathroom renovation or installing a brand new bathroom, one thing is for sure, you’re going to need a wet area to shower in. However, when planning your wet area, it is important to know that you have options. Undoubtedly, shower screens offer a practical and affordable shower solution, which I guess is why they are the preferred choice for many homeowners. In Fact, according to the 2015 Houzz Bathroom Trends Study, glass shower screens were…

Bathroom renovations: 8 Simple Tips for success

Bathroom renovations: 8 Simple Tips for success

A bathroom renovation is one of the most effective ways to increase the value of your home. If you have ever watched ‘The Bock’, then you will know that your bathroom is one of the most important rooms of this house, especially if you are renovating for re-sale purposes. Therefore, if you’re planning to renovate your bathroom, it’s important to do it right to capitalise on your investment. One way to get more ‘bang for your buck’, so to speak,…

4 Bathroom Cabinet Solutions for Maximum Storage

4 Bathroom Cabinet Solutions for Maximum Storage

It goes without saying that one of the most important aspects of your bathroom is your bathroom cabinet. Not only does it increase the charm of your space, but it also offers you a handy amount of storage space for all your essentials. Unfortunately, too many people try to do without a bathroom cabinet and end up cluttering their bathrooms. According to a Houzz.com survey, 82% of homeowners left their bathroom the same size after a renovation. So it’s fair…

Bathroom Basins: How to choose the right one

Bathroom Basins: How to choose the right one

The bathroom basin is definitely the most used item in your bathroom, if not your entire home. As such, when looking for new bathroom basins in Perth, you must carefully consider your purchase. While your bathroom basin needs to be highly functional, it must also suit your personal lifestyle. Moreover, the design of your basin also needs to be chosen according to your bathroom space. Fortunately, we feature a range of bathroom basins at Ross’s, which can meet all these…