Bathroom Information

The FKBD unbiased guide to bathroom design and your choices of fittings.

This section covers all aspects of bathroom design and the choices available to you.  We look at all the different styles and types of fittings and explain exactly what your choices are.  The topics of bathroom design, floor and wall coverings, wet rooms, types of sanitaryware and basic plumbing requirements are all covered.  If you are considering a new bathroom you will find a wealth of useful information here. 

DIY or Professional

At first glance bathroom design seems fairly straightforward but things get complicated if you want to move items around.

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Bathroom Design Basics

Bathroom design needs to consider function, but also good looks.

The bathroom has become part of our living space and deserves as much thought and attention as any other room  in the home.

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Product Materials

Bathroom fittings can be made from various materials, but which are best?

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Services to the Bathroom


Supplies of hot and cold water and adequate drainage are vital for every bathroom.

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Shower or Bath?

bath or shower

Shower enclosures might need less space than a bath, but you can’t have a soak and watch Corrie.

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  • Bathroom Trends and Styles

    Keep up to date with the latest bathroom products and design trends.

  • Taps and Shower Fittings

    Water taps (faucets) and shower valves offer a wide choice of shapes, sizes and finishes and are one way which lets us bring some design flair and originality into even the most basic bathroom.  The overall character of your bathroom can be vastly altered by simply changing the taps.

  • Furnish your Bathroom

    Compare vanity units and bathroom furniture styles and see the latest storage ideas.

  • Accessorise Your Bathroom

    There is a vast range of accessories available for your bathroom, find ideas here.

  • Bathroom Image Gallery

    Be inspired by these pictures of bathrooms created by our top designers.