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!...
Tiles are the are current it thing in kitchen & bathroom design. And not just any tiles either.
Bold & daring patterns, in beautiful rich colours are mixed and matched with edgy designs of today & more traditional designs giving the feel of old world Europe.
Patterned tiles are a great way of adding a bit of personality & vibrance to your kitchen or bathroom as well as adding a dash of the coastal boho vibe. Perfect for flooring, walls or if you're not quite that daring, a half-length splashback is the ideal place to start. If that is even too daunting for you, there...
Are you attracted to the allure of a white kitchen? There is something just so effortless, (not to mention timeless!) about an all-white kitchen. However just because you choose white cabinets & benchtops doesn’t mean you have to live a colour free life! Here are some ideas to boost your kitchen's WOW factor:
- Paint the walls inside your cupboards or pantry one colour- you can easily change this whenever you like!
- Painted glass backsplash. You can have this green one year & black the next! Easy as.
- Accent colour or patterns on the kitchen island are fun way to change the look...
Foreno have a range of low pressure solutions to suit you- however low your water pressure may be!
The Equaliser Range has been developed by the Foreno R&D team here in New Zealand, where they are designed, assembled & air tested.
Revolutionary mixer technology provides superior flow performance and allows the shower mixer to work on pressures as low as 17kpa. This mixer also is available...