Archive for the ‘Features’ Category

26 Oct 2010: The reluctant home improver: bathroom redesign

Has improving your bathroom ever seemed like a task that is simply too big, complex or expensive to take on? Did you conclude that it was easier simply to live with what you had – or was the combination of horrid tub, garish tiles and water-guzzling toilet cistern finally too much to take?

12 Jun 2008: Solve all your problems while sitting on the loo…

Solve all your problems while sitting on the loo – that’s the promise made by an author whose latest book is being marketed as “perfect bathroom reading”. Ernie Carwile’s Maxwell Winston Stone series aims to impart eternal wisdom during that crucial five to seven minutes while you are closeted in the bathroom, performing your ablutions.

12 Jun 2008: All aboard for the perfect Victorian bathroom

Who owns a house like this… a restored Victorian station house that came with the original fireplaces, railway-lamps and sleepers in the garden?

7 Mar 2008: Bathroom readers: you’re not alone

Do you enjoy taking a good book into the bathroom with you? And does this habit get you laughed at by unsympathetic household members? Never fear – you might be in a minority in your own home, but you’re not alone. 2008 is the 20th anniversary of the Bathroom Readers’ Institute and its series of publications.

25 Jan 2008: BMA bathroom trends report is essential reading

Here’s something you really do need to take a look at if you’re interested in finding out about the latest in bathroom trends and design features. The Bathroom Manufacturers’ Association (BMA) has put together its 2008 report on consumer trends in the bathroom market.

16 Aug 2007: Extreme skincare: The all-over fish treatment

This is one for all those readers constantly seeking new and outlandish beauty treatments. Come on, then. Do you have the cojones to sit in hot water while being eaten alive by shoals of tiny fish?

17 Feb 2007: Memorable public bathrooms of the world

On one occasion we were asked: “So, your site’s not a guide to finding a public convenience, then?” As a service to all those people that may have wound up here looking for just such a site, here’s a little information about toilet tourism.

5 Jan 2007: Shower of love for Michelle and John

A couple of days ago we wrote how there was no shame in getting in experts to work on your bathroom for you. Today we learned about an Arizona estate agent who would certainly agree – Michelle Reynolds was so pleased with the plumber who fixed her shower that she married him.

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