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    Instead of Renovate, Update: Make a Bathroom More Luxurious Without a Bathroom Renovation

    Posted on 24-Sep-2018 14:08:27

    A bathroom is one of the most functional rooms in a home, and yet it's often overlooked during the redecoration process. While the bathroom is essential when living in a home, many aesthetic and functional updates are instead focused on the more public rooms of a house. For that reason, many bathrooms can become neglected, with outdated aesthetics and without the benefit of the latest advancements in design and technology.

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    Topics: Bathroom, Renovation Tips

    7 Ways to Reduce Your Home Bathroom Noise

    Posted on 07-Sep-2018 10:00:00

    Of all the rooms in your home, the bathroom is the one room where everyone needs absolute privacy. From the master bath behind your bedroom to the downstairs powder room, we all want to take care of our most personal business in private. Unfortunately, not all homes are designed to provide that privacy.

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    Topics: Bathroom, Renovation Tips

    How to Light Your New Bathroom: Marrying Form and Function

    Posted on 24-Aug-2018 14:53:29

    Whether you're looking to freshen up your current bathroom or you're tackling a major overhaul, it's important to remember that the right bathroom lighting can mean the difference between a bathroom that just looks good, and a bathroom that looks good and functions well.

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    Topics: Bathroom, Renovation Tips

    What Are the Different Types of Kitchen Sink Faucet?

    Posted on 03-Aug-2018 09:00:00

    Choosing the tapware to match your new sink should be a simple process, right? You have a shape and style in mind, with a finish to compliment the colours in your kitchen, but then there’s the question of which type of faucet to opt for and what the benefits are of each option. We’re here to simplify those options for you, with a guide to common types of kitchen sink faucets.

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    Topics: Kitchen, Renovation Tips

    How to Design Wall Tiles in a Bathroom

    Posted on 07-Jul-2018 10:00:00

    When thinking about the look you want to achieve with your bathroom renovation, it can be hard to decide on certain details when there are just so many options. If you’re looking to give your bathroom a little personality, tiles are a great way to add character and can work towards the overall tone of the room. With endless shapes, patterns and sizes to work with, finding the combination that works with your design can take some researching.

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    Topics: Bathroom, Renovation Tips

    Join Cook & Bathe at the Melbourne Home Show in August

    Posted on 06-Jul-2018 16:48:09

    After an inspiring, fun filled weekend at the Melbourne Home Show back in April, we’re excited to announce that we’ll be back again, exhibiting at the upcoming Home Show in August.

    The four day event takes place from Thursday 16th - Sunday 19th August, opening at 10am daily at the MCEC, South Wharf, Melbourne. We’ll be in great company, alongside 280 of Australia’s premier suppliers and leading experts, providing home renovation ideas from kitchen and bathroom design to outdoor living inspiration and the latest trends in furnishing and decor.

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    Topics: Bathroom, Kitchen, Renovation Tips

    Our Favourite Resort Bathrooms

    Posted on 27-Jun-2018 14:35:21

    What do you look for when choosing a hotel? Great location, a comfy bed, a buffet breakfast... and a truly luxurious bathroom that transports you from daily life into relaxation mode. Maybe it’s a huge bath that you can sink into, a spacious vanity unit where you can peacefully prepare yourself for the day ahead, or a view that offers both privacy and a window to a gorgeous landscape - whichever five star qualities you’re looking for, here are some of our favourite bathrooms from luxury resorts across the world.

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    Topics: Bathroom, Renovation Tips

    Three Tips for Selecting a Bathroom Vanity

    Posted on 19-Apr-2018 08:27:00

    Making some updates to your home or building a new house is an exciting venture, and there are many important choices to make concerning what materials you will use, what type of layout you want, and how you will decorate it. You want each room to have the architectural detail that makes it attractive and the functionality that allows you to use it as it was designed. Whether it's the bedroom, kitchen, or bathroom selecting each piece of furniture with forethought will ensure you get the overall best look and design that will be best for you in the future. Let's take a closer look at some design tips for creating great Melbourne bathrooms.

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    Topics: Bathroom, Renovation Tips

    Five Things to Consider Before You Commit to an All-White Kitchen

    Posted on 11-Apr-2018 17:41:10

    Lots of people love an all-white kitchen, and with good reason. It's simultaneously classic and modern-looking, sleek, crisp and oh so eye-catching. All-white kitchens look bigger and brighter and appeal to a wide variety of buyers when the time comes to sell your home. But before you make the decision to banish colour and go all-white, here are five things that deserve your honest consideration.

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    Topics: Insider, Kitchen, Renovation Tips

    What to consider when buying a bathroom lot

    Posted on 10-Apr-2018 14:36:58
    When you’re considering renovating a bathroom, or building a new one, it is important to think about the items you will need, when you will need them and whether the elements are consistent with each other, and the design of the bathroom.

    One way to ensure that you meet each of these requirements is by purchasing a bathroom ‘lot’. The products in your lot will depend on the size of your bathroom and its purpose, as well as your budget.

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    Topics: Bathroom, Renovation Tips

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