Looking for tips on how to spruce up your bathroom or need décor ideas for a swift makeover? The bathstore blog is full of handy hints and tips for everything bathroom-related. Whether you’re remodelling a small en-suite or need design ideas for a new wet room, you’ll find it all right here!

How to replace a toilet seat

In this helpful and easy to follow guide, we explain how to replace your old toilet seat. Small changes can make a huge difference and help to turn your bathroom into a sleek and relaxing space – and fitting a new toilet seat is a quick and simple way to refresh the look.

Whether your old seat has broken or you’re simply ready for a change, we walk you through the steps you need to take to replace the toilet seat in your bathroom.

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How do I fix or replace a leaking shower?

Fixing or replacing your leaking shower doesn’t have to be complicated or expensive, and in the long run both your sanity and your wallet will feel the benefit!

The constant dripping of a leaking shower is enough to test anyone’s patience, and the irritation comes with waste – losing water that you aren't using every month through a small leak can add a surprising amount onto your water bill.

We’ll explain how to know if you should fix or replace a leaking shower and guide you through the process. Before you know it, your bathroom will be revitalized and restored to a space of tranquility!

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How to install a demister mirror pad to stop your bathroom mirror steaming up

A demister mirror pad will keep your bathroom mirror fresh and clear, helping you get the highest level of functionality and saving you time and energy from cleaning the marks on its surface.

Few things are more irritating than a misty bathroom mirror. Not only is it annoying when beads of water on the mirror’s surface stop you from seeing clearly, but constant wiping can also cause smudges that seem impossible to get rid of. However, there is a simple solution!

To help solve this annoying and common problem, we explain how to install a demister mirror pad to any bathroom mirror.

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4 ways to improve your shower pressure

Nothing beats an invigorating hot shower to awaken the senses and get you ready for whatever you’ve got planned in the day ahead – and shower pressure is key to making sure that you get the satisfying boost you need. 

If the water pressure in your shower leaves much to be desired, there are a few things you can do to improve it. We run through some of the most common causes in low water pressure in your shower and provide you with advice on how to fix the problem.

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How to change a radiator valve

Whether your radiator valve has stopped working or you need to replace the old one with a thermostatic valve, it’s a task you can do yourself if you’re confident about your DIY skills.

A thermostatic valve is a worthy investment in any home, as its self-regulating heating system adjusts the temperature automatically, based on the current temperature in the room. It’s a convenient addition that can also help you save money on your heating bills.

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How to keep your bathroom well ventilated

Ventilation is one of the most important things to think about when planning a bathroom design, as it will ensure your space stays clean and hygienic over the long term. Good air quality in the bathroom not only prevents unsightly condensation and mould, but ensures your sanitaryware and furniture maintains its quality over time.

How you choose to ventilate your bathroom will largely be dictated by the way your space is designed. Luckily, there are plenty of tips and tricks to ensure your bathroom will remain fresh and dry, allowing your beautiful décor to steal the show.

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How can I replace a leaking bathroom tap?

A dripping tap is not only an annoyance – it costs money, too! A recent report revealed a tap that drips once per second can hike up your annual water bill by as much as 6%. And with Britons wasting 460 million litres of water every year due to leaky taps, it’s clear that we need to do something about it!

To help solve this common household problem, we explain how to fix or replace a dripping tap, so you can turn your bathroom back into the haven it once was and prevent more money from (quite literally!) being poured down the drain.

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Everything you need to know about shower screens

Choosing a shower screen for your bath might not be the first thing you think of when planning your dream bathroom, but it’s one of the most important aspects of your bathroom design in terms of both style and functionality.

We’ve broken down everything you need to know about choosing the right bath shower screen to go over your bath, so you can ensure your bathroom looks great, operates safely, and stays tidy and fresh over the long term.

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How to plan a rectangular bathroom

No matter how big or small your bathroom is, you need to design space that works best for your lifestyle. A rectangular shaped bathroom can present a number of options when it comes to planning a layout and design.

Where you place your key features will depend on the size of space and how the bathroom is plumbed. Check out our tips on designing a rectangular bathroom, so you can create a design scheme that looks great and feels effortless to use every day.

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