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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…

8 Ways to Update your Kitchen over a Weekend

8 Ways to Update your Kitchen over a Weekend

The kitchen is one of the most used rooms in any home. Therefore, it should come as no surprise that the kitchen is the top room renovated year after year, all over the world. In fact, in 2016, 25% of homeowners in Australia who renovated their homes included the kitchen in their renovations. However, a kitchen renovation can take at least 2-3 weeks to complete, which leaves you without a place to cook. But what if I tell you that…

Tapware trends to follow in 2017

Tapware trends to follow in 2017

If you’re planning on a bathroom renovation this year then chances are you will be looking to upgrade your tapware as well. However even you you’re not, by simply upgrading your tapware you can make a great difference to the overall look and feel of your bathroom space. So, you’ll need some inspiration and ideas for tapware. I’ll help you out by listing some of the tapware trends to follow in 2017. Choose any of these styles and you’ll have…

Ross’s 3 step guide to buying tapware

Ross’s 3 step guide to buying tapware

Do you have a tap that leaks? According to coolaustralia.org, a leaking tap can waste as much as 20,000L of water a year. While you could get a plumber in to fix the leak, it offers the perfect excuse to update your tired tapware and replace it with something modern and refreshing. Such as the range of tapware we offer here at Ross’s Discount Home Centre. As the head of purchasing, I always meet customers looking to buy tapware in…

How to choose tapware to complement your kitchen design

How to choose tapware to complement your kitchen design

Australians certainly are passionate about their kitchen appliances and fixtures. According to Houzz’s 2015 Report, 24% of Australian homeowners plan to purchase kitchen plumbing fixtures such as sinks and taps in the next six months. This, of course, is no surprise to me. Plumbing fixtures are one of the most important kitchen design elements and whether you’re building a new kitchen or doing a simple renovation, they can be changed at any time with little difficulty. As the head of…

5 Kitchen Taps that will give you extreme tapware envy

5 Kitchen Taps that will give you extreme tapware envy

If you’re out shopping for kitchen tapware in Perth, you certainly have a large array of options to choose from. Taps are available in many different shapes, sizes and finish options and are available is a range of prices as well. You may be thinking that a tap is just a tap and any model will do. However, let me tell you one thing – you should pay just as much attention to taps as you would any other fitting…

3 Bathroom tapware trends for 2016

3 Bathroom tapware trends for 2016

Taps are certainly the most important aspect of your bathroom. If you’re renovating your bathroom or building a new one, for sure you will need to purchase tapware. However, if you want to make your bathroom an elegant space, you need to consider which types of tapware are currently trending. I’ve been the head of purchasing at Ross’s for quite a few years now. Thanks to having been in the home improvement business for some years now, I have a…

5 Sexy Black Bathroom Taps You Need To Consider

5 Sexy Black Bathroom Taps You Need To Consider

Since Black tapware first came on the market in 2013, it has rapidly grown to this years, become the hottest trend in bathroom tapware. As the head of purchasing at Ross’s, I certainly jumped at the chance to include these taps in the range of bathroom taps. If you’re looking for bathroom taps in Perth, then consider making a statement with black bathroom taps. Black tapware – the latest trend Grey, white and timber coloured tapware may have been a…

The 4 Stages of buying Bathroom Taps

The 4 Stages of buying Bathroom Taps

Whether you’re renovating your bathroom or building a new house, no doubt you’ve started looking for bathroom taps in Perth. Obviously, any bathroom is useless without taps. They are one bathroom accessory that you simply can’t do without. But how does one really go about choosing bathroom taps in Perth? With hundreds of options available, ranging from modern mixer taps to traditional taps, I know choosing one can be pretty confusing. Over my long career as at Ross’s, I’ve met…