We often notice how elegant and stylish hotel bathrooms look. Don’t we all wish that we can say the exact same thing about our home bathrooms? However, despite so many people actually wanting to have a beautiful bathroom, few actually (more…)
November 29, 2010 at 8:06 pm | Bathrooms | No commentKitchen DIY > 2010 > 11
Bathroom Wall Panels
Bathroom Wall Panels are a great way to give your bathroom a little more jaz and can be the main focal point of your kitchen. There are number of cary stylish Bathroom Wall Panels out there that come in all types of colours and designs. Most of which can be cut down and made to fit a bathroom of any size. However if you have the room to use a full vertiacal Bathroom Wall Panel you will be able to keep the finsihed end which are foten beveled and have a very nice finish.
Bathroom Wall Panels are generally made of materials that have been treated so they are water resistant and also withstand the penertration of the constant precipitation that all bathrooms are known for.
When it comes to picking Bathroom Wall Panels most people will try and go for a nice contrast with their existing decor and it is usally place behind a sink unit often with a mirror placed in the centre. The best way to pick one is to go to your locall DIY store and have a look around.
Some of the Bathroom Wall Panels can be expensive depending on how flash you want to be and can in some cases be in the £150 range.
November 17, 2010 at 12:36 pm | Bathrooms | No commentKitchen DIY > 2010 > 11
Cheap Bathroom Cabinets
Cheap Bathroom Cabinets can be found in a number of places if you look hard enough. you will find Cheap Bathroom Cabinets at your local DIY stores and they usually come flat pack. So as long as you don’t mind getting your hands dirty you can pick some up at a very reasonable price.
If you are looking for very Cheap Bathroom Cabinets you can also try and find some free ones(Can’t get any cheaper than that). You can do this in a number of ways, for instance you can reuse old kitchen cabinets and cut them down to a suitable size in depth. Many people upgrade their kitchens and throw out perfectly good units, you can cut these down and will look perfect in your bathroom.
You also have the option of putting panels on the side of these units to make them match the rest of your bathroom decor. But obviously you need to add up the prices and see if this is something that would still work out cheaper considering your time investment. But for the general price of Cheap Bathroom Cabinets at your big DIY retail stores you really cant go wrong with flat pack.
When assembling your cheap bathroom cabinets make sure before you start that you have all the required parts. Depends on where you buy it from there may be differant ways to build it. Having a good look through the instructions first will be a big advanatge, thats means you men out there too!
November 16, 2010 at 9:34 pm | Bathrooms | 1 commentKitchen DIY > 2010 > 11
Bathroom Corner Shelves
bathroom corner shelves are a great way of using valuable space in a small bathroom. You can generally get bathroom corner shelves in a variety of materials including stainless steal and wood. What bathroom corner shelves you pick will depend on the theme/design of your bathroom and what you think will match the best.
Some bathroom corner shelves come with fixing kits which allow you to mount them on the wall invisably without the need for visable brackets and make the look a lot cleaner. You may however want to see the brackets if they maych your bathroom decor. For example they may match your mirror or designer towel radiators.
You will be able to buy basic bathroom corner shelves for aroun £15-£20 but the better quality ones will retail for closer to £50. As with anything else you pay for what you get. You will be able to purchase them from most DIY stores and can even looking on the intenet or even ebay for a bargin.
Another option is to make your own, you can do it easily with solid wood or MFC just make sure it suitable to be in the bathroom. It goes without saying its the wettest room in the house so materials that have been treated or water proof should be used if you wan them to last a long time.
Know of a good website to get bathroom corner shelves? Please comment below.
November 15, 2010 at 7:25 am | Bathrooms | No comment