Category: Bathroom sinks and faucets

Add a New Shower Base During a Remodel

Corner bathtub

Are you considering upgrading or remodeling your bathroom? This is one of the best returns on investment that you can experience, especially if you are considering putting your house on the market.

A little history about the toilet may interest you as you consider the new fixtures you wish to install such as a new shower base that can match other furnishings. An ancestor of the modern flush toilet was installed at Richmond Palace around 1600, during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I. However, the Queen refused to use it because she thought it was too noisy. Today, modern toilets a Read More

Modern Plumbing Both Practical and Stylish

Toilet

Plumbing dates back hundreds of years. An early model of a modern toilet, complete with flushing, was installed in Richmond Palace in 1600. Queen Elizabeth I refused to use it because she thought it was too noisy. Modern toilets are quieter than they used to be, and are also more efficient.

Modern toilets which are pressure assisted tend to be more expensive than toilets which are gravity based. However, the pressure assisted toilets do a better job and use less water. Another modern fixture that is appearing in bathrooms across the United States is the walk in tub. Walk in tubs are ideal for people who Read More