Time for Change

Time for Change

Dec 9, 2015

The winter months are now almost over, which means spring is only around the corner. What often happens in this instance is that homeowners decide to decorate certain rooms in their house so as to coincide with the change of mood. We are often told that decorating in January, for example, is not so popular due to it being a time of year where people are shrewd...

Choosing Units

Choosing Units

Sep 7, 2015

For the purpose of this post let’s assume that we have a completely blank bathroom canvas and we have been asked to populate it after decoration has taken place. The main components to any general bathroom are the toilet, wash basin, bathtub and shower, which may or may not be stand alone. Choosing the style of these items can often be very much dictated by...

Keep it Simple

Keep it Simple

Jun 8, 2015

When it comes to decorating the bathroom one of the key pieces of advice given is to keep it relatively simple. And the reason for this is because the bathroom is the one area of the home that has intensive use; with a variety of different tasks being undertaken. Choosing a nice colour for the wall and ceiling or a fine wallpaper is just the start because there...

Decorating Issues Pt 2

Decorating Issues Pt 2

Mar 24, 2015

Following on from the previous post where we discussed bathtub dilemmas, there are also other things to consider. For example when a bathroom has a bathtub with a shower overhead, this represents a two in one situation. Quite often in the UK, this is quite a popular configuration as bathrooms are generally not overly spacious. Therefore it makes for excellent...

Decorating Issues

Decorating Issues

Mar 4, 2015

Moving into a new home that requires some serious DIY is not always such an enjoyable situation. Of course to those handy with a bag of tools it represents an opportunity to get their hands dirty, but for others, it can be a daunting task. From a personal point of view I too have just moved into a new apartment and the bathroom is in dire need of some...

Correct Order

Correct Order

Sep 8, 2014

Whenever decorating is discussed, it will inevitably lead to who is the best person to carry out the job? And let’s face it, just about everyone knows a good decorator! But what if you want to save labour costs and do it yourself? After all, it can’t be that hard to paint a wall, you might say? Well of course the easiest and most efficient way is to hire a...