Category Archives: Bathroom Renovations

The Benefits of Having Your Bathroom Remodeled

When people set out to remodel or renovate their homes, they often start with the kitchen. Then they might turn their attention to backyard landscaping projects, or re-designing the living room or dining room to match the kitchen. What gets lost in all these considerations is the bathroom. Unless it is falling apart, the bathroom … Read More

Bathroom Plumbing: Does Yours Need to Be Repaired?

Close-up Of Male Plumber Fixing White Sink Pipe With Adjustable Wrench

Let’s face it, your bathroom plumbing gets used in a lot of ways you can imagine—from flushing toilets to showering and even draining sinks and tubs and a whole lot more! With this in mind, maintaining your bathroom plumbing properly and keeping it running smoothly is essential to the convenience and satisfaction of your home. … Read More

Bathroom 101: Why Does Grout Crack?

Gray tile grout in a home shower that has broken apart and needs repair. Cracked and split grout in a house shower corner between the wall and floor that needs fixing.

If you are the type of homeowner who pays close attention to even the littlest of details, you might find that there are some sections of your bathroom grout that do not look as good as they once did. You might even find a crack or two, especially in joints where the wall meets the … Read More

Stains from Tubs, Sinks and Toilets – How to Remove Them

An old, rusty abandoned enamel bath tub.

Do you ever see brown stains on your tubs, sinks, and toilets? These stubborn stains are not necessarily the result of the rust problems in your plumbing system – not even in the water authority’s pipelines. Any water that has a sufficiently high iron content can be the cause why these stains are left over … Read More

Which is Better? Baths vs. Showers

Scandinavian bathroom, classic white vintage interior designScandinavian bathroom, classic white vintage interior design

Everybody needs to get clean; do you agree? While this is true, we do not all do it in the same way. When it comes to the choice between having a quick shower or a hot bath, there are different and strong opinions on both sides. But which actually is better?   The real answer … Read More

Bathroom Upgrades You Won’t Regret Having

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Slip and fall accidents usually happen when you least expect them, but if there is one place you should expect to have an increased risk of an occurrence is the shower. Wet tiles and tubs can mean you are just one wrong move away from a fall that could lead to a serious injury.   … Read More

Why You Should Consider Walk-In Bathtubs

Bath toy duck in white foam bubbles

Slipping in the shower or tub is always a dangerous possibility, even if you are sure that you are steady on your feet. If you struggle with balance or mobility, the combination of slick porcelain, water, and stepping over the threshold might just pose too high of a risk. Fortunately, there are accessories that can … Read More

Get Rid of Sink and Bathtub Rust Stains

An old, rusty abandoned enamel bath tub.

Do you ever notice how sometimes your sinks, toilets, and tubs develop stubborn brown stains over time?   These stains are not necessarily the result of rust problems in your plumbing system, it is not even in the water authority’s pipelines. Any water with high-iron content can leave such stains behind over time, and most … Read More

Bathroom Fixtures: The Best Ways to Maintain Them

Don’t you just love the idea of having a squeaky-clean bathroom with shiny fixtures? That is among every homeowner’s dream. Unfortunately, achieving and maintaining a pristine bathroom is no easy feat. And spotless fixtures seem to be something we could only see on TV.   Stains and damages that come from water and soap, for … Read More

Ways to Keep Your Water Heating Bill Low

In your daily battle to save energy, your hot water heater is the weakest link. One of the reason is that you are probably still using a conventional type of water heater.   That kind of heater continuously works to keep your water hot and ready any time you need it. However, as much as … Read More