Planning on entertaining friends and family over the Christmas/New Year break?
Well the Coil Sink mixer is the entertainers dream & the ideal addition to all kitchens lucky enough to have a sizeable sink. Designed to make dishwashing that much less of a chore, the easy to use handpiece delivers a strong stream of water making the whole process that much less tedious.
Plus it may also encourage the youngsters (or those less inclined to take up the dishwashing duties!) to lend a helping hand, making your job so much easier.
Available from your local hardware store or plumbing merchant....
Looking for a way to add a bit of luxury for your guests staying over the Christmas holidays? Why not install a Double Head Shower Rose. The ultimate in showering luxury these showers are extremely versatile in that they cater for a range of different desires- depending on your mood!
With the two heads situated on the same sleek slide, the understated simplicity is right on trend, yet won’t date. A rain head shower from the top rose gives a soothing all over wash, with the benefit of a handshower for the young...
Creative kitchen design is all about making the most of what you have in the required space. Creating good flow with lots of storage is certainly the biggest priority for any kitchen, and there are some clever ways to achieve this within a limited space:
- Use the center of your kitchen- this large space is often wasted (especially if you are lucky enough to have an open plan home!) Adding a small butchers block or some other form of kitchen island creates more counter space and storage within a convenient nearby location.
- Smaller, more compact appliances are a great option for smaller...
We are halfway through November already & this means Christmas (yes, the dreaded C word!) will be upon us before we know it.
In preparation for the season of silliness, before the extended family & friends pile through your front door, why not replace that old tap or slide shower that won’t stop dripping?
We have a number of end of line products that we are clearing out over on Trademe. Numbers are limited so get in quick for these one-time only deals!
Vessel basins are definitely not anything new. But they are certainly becoming far more widespread than ever before, proving they are so much more than just another crazy design fad. Today we dish on the pros and cons of vessel basins!
There are two types of vessel basin installations:
Above Counter Installation- Basin rests completely on top of the counter or vanity. Only a hole for the drain is required (this is the most common version of the Vessel Basin).
Recessed Installation- A larger hole is required for this type of installation- one that is bigger...
The Foreno range has extended to include bathroom accessories too, which makes your life so much easier!
No longer will you need to scout around for the perfect towel rail or toilet roll holder to match your new tapware, making the buying process that much more streamlined.
Check out the range here.
A transitional bathroom design is often defined as the marriage between the traditional & the contemporary. Transitional style boasts simple, clean lines that hint at more elegant, traditional concepts- comfortable without the excess of ornamentation, known in traditional design.
It’s all about creating a timeless space that balances both masculine & feminine design attributes- simple & unassuming but with a touch of luxury- which is easier to pull off than it sounds!
Neutral hues are a great way to start, adding a touch of luxury in the use of marble or some other stone (always...
The kitchen is one of the most used rooms in the home, so it requires much thought & consideration. Good lighting is essential in creating a room that works well for entertaining, food prep & cooking.
Combine different lighting styles, such as halogen down lights or track lighting with pendant lighting to add the finishing touch. Clip on shelf lamps can also be a great way to add task specific lighting as well as creating an interesting design feature that is oh so practical!
The kitchen shown features under cabinet lighting along the entire bench space as well as track lighting (which...
We have said it before, but we will say it again- Sometimes the simplest design really is the most effective! When it comes to bathroom design, nothing beats the spa-like experience of a large walk- in shower. With a combination of floor to ceiling tiles & glass, space is fully maximised in a modern & luxurious way.
The ideal complement to this style of shower is a Rain Head Shower Rose from Foreno. Available in a range of styles, whether you like square modern lines, or a gentle curve the shower roses are available...
The Direct range of tapware here at Foreno, is a unique step forward on the minimalist front. As the minimalist movement becomes even more widespread, fittings designed in the minimalist style are becoming part of the the norm- think pin handles, clean lines & soft edge finishes.
With a chunkier, more stylised handle this range is a refreshing take on this style & one us Forenoites just love. The more substantial nature of the design means the handle has a more ergonomic fit, which is robust & hard wearing but still looks modern & fresh- ensuring all the important boxes are ticked!...