5 Bathroom Renovation Trends 2018

A bathroom renovation is a worthwhile project for your home that can even help to add value if selling is your plan but a common problem many homeowners run into is determining what’s trending now.

While there are timeless options you can choose for your bathroom, technology and trends are always changing. If you plan on updating your bathroom in 2018 hear are the latest trends that bathrooms in Perth WA are experiencing.

Horizontal Tiles V Vertical Tiles

Any tile that is rectangle in shape will lead you to a final question of which way do I want to lay them. I decided to break this down into two simple decisions Horizontal or Vertical. Most bathroom tiles we lay in our bathroom renovations throughout Perth, Western Australia are done Horizontal, why you may ask. Well most people like the feel of tiles laid horizontal I have found. Below I will break down these reasons though 

Pros and Cons Stone Bathroom Feature Wall

Stone cladding was a massive trend for about three years but hey I still love it. You don’t have to come from the Stone Age to appreciate the beauty and practicality of natural stone.

Mistakes To Avoid When Renovating

First things first I would like to say renovating your bathroom or bathrooms is a big investment in your property. The word that is key to that is “investment”. So its important to treat this like any other investment, making sure you make informed and responsible decisions, to ensure you don’t end up throwing money away on…

Pro’s and Con’s – Walk In Shower

Hobless walk in showers are becoming all the rage in bathroom renovations today but while some clothing products are marketed as “one size fits all,” this is not the right strategy for choosing a shower. From years of doing this I have often had the debate with clients between hobless or stepped walk in showers…

How To Pick The Right Size Floor Tile

One tricky question we often get asked is ‘What is the best size tile to use for a small bathroom?’ It is a question that is unique to every bathroom as they are all different and there are many other associated factors to consider when making your decision. Big tiles can make the space appear larger as there…

Is My Bathroom Too Modern?

This article is just a quick recap of the our bathroom at Hayward Road, Martin. Using ultra modern fitting and fixtures with a combination of metallic wall tiles and floor. The bathroom renovation took place in 2012 and looks the same today as it was the day we completed it. Taking 3 weeks it required…

Lighting It Up

Lighting in a bathroom can make or break the look and feel of the room. What type of lighting will you use? Where will you place the light? What type of fixtures and finishes do you want? Understanding the basic concepts of bathroom lighting will make answering these questions much easier and result in a beautiful, well-lit…

Grout Sealing

This article will cover why you need a grout sealer and which one we recommend you purchase. Firstly what is grout? Grout fills seams between tiles.  Most grout you will be using is called sanded, a grammatically unusual way of saying that the grout contains sand. Sand is used by manufacturers because it is cheap and…

Stop Peeping Toms With The Humble Window

Bathroom windows are big features as they usually take up a big space of the bathroom and most of the time will be in your direct eye-line when you first look into the bathroom. It’s important to pick the right window. In this feature we will quickly focus on glass block windows in dot points…