What is an unvented hot water cylinder?
An unvented hot water cylinder is a water vessel which holds heated water under extreme pressure, feeding it out when a hot water tap or appliance is opened and providing instant hot water. Because the system is completely pressurised, there is no need to vent it to the atmosphere – hence the name. Continue reading “A Guide to Unvented Hot Water Cylinders”
Throughout history, bathrooms have always been seen as something luxurious, something to promote quality of life and something to aspire to. Notably, the Romans were massive fans of bathrooms and are responsible for many of the innovations in plumbing that are still in use today, such as central heating and basic sanitation.
We know from archaeologists that entire towns were created around the prime locations of the communal baths and we see evidence of this throughout Europe, from Pompeii to Bath.
The last hundred years have seen huge advancements in bathrooms and how they function for 21st century lives. Gone are the days of going out into the rain to use the toilet at the end of the garden; now we have innovative technology, wet rooms, and rainwater showers. Even the most simple bathroom can have elements of pure luxury, making it feel more like the bathroom from a 5* hotel than just the room at the top of the stairs.
Many housing experts agree that along with installing a brand new kitchen, upgrading or installing a new bathroom can not only make life nicer for you but can also add solid value to the price of your property. From investing in bathroom furniture to utilising professional plumbing services, you can’t go wrong with making your bathroom a priority for improvements.
This comprehensive guide to the different types of sanitary ware, the latest technologies and regulations will show you how to get started with creating your ultimate bathroom.
Continue reading “A Guide to Sanitaryware”
The latest trend to hit Bristol homeowners is the idea of a wet room. Once considered to be a luxurious shower solution that only the rich and famous could afford, the benefits of having a wet room at home makes this a feasible option for just about any homeowner. Continue reading “Would My Property Benefit From a Wet Room?”
Modernising the bathroom in your Bristol home can have a tremendous impact on its overall value. Home buyers look for upgrades like larger baths and new fixtures when making a home buying decision. By making this small investment now, you are ensuring a big payoff in the future. Continue reading “Increase The Value of Your Bristol Home with a New Bathroom”