Ikea cabinet from ebay

Was very tempted to spend lots of money on all sorts of furniture on our last trip to Ikea, but this way I get to both buy an Ikea cabinet and hold on to some of my money. I bought this “Bathroom white lacquered wall cabinet with mirror and a shelf underneath” for £15 –…

To tile or not to tile?

So we decided to splash out and buy marble-style wall tiles to go floor to ceiling in our new bathroom (apart from the sloping ceilings) it’s a bit of a shock to the system having to actually buy from a shop and pay proper prices – but they were in the sale and will cost…

Tiles for the bathroom walls

went and bought the tiles for the bathroom walls – the first we’ve actually bought from a shop! They match the eBay floor tiles very well and were half price in the sale. Apparently the tiler may be coming tomorrow, we’re not sure which room or which sort of tiles so we thought we’d better…

Our bath is fitted

Our newly fitted bath looks really luxurious surrounded by the fresh plaster

Ebay purchases for shower room

I bought a shower on ebay earlier this week. I’m pleased because I’ve been looking out for one the right size for a while. There’s only 85 cm between the wall and the door in the shower room – so there’s no chance to use anything bigger and we wouldn’t want anything smaller as it’s…

Eco-loo

We have taken delivery of an eco-loo! It’s actually an ordinary toilet that uses less water than normal to flush. The reviews are good so I’m hopeful it will work ok. I did look in to composting toilets but decided against one (at least not for the main bathroom) After carrying out research this seems to…