"> 411 Home Repair
 

411homerepair.com

Latest Articles

How To Choose The Right Water System For Your Home

Choosing the right water system for the home requires some careful thought. There are several different types of hot water systems to choose from,...

on Jan 12, 2017

Working with a Builder you can Trust

Buying a new build can be quite an investment. It's imperative to choose the right builder from the start by finding a reputable, trustworthy...

on Jan 12, 2017

Double Glazed Windows Cost | Is It Worth It?

A century ago, windows were a single pane of glass that struggled to block drafts and heat transfer. Then architects in the 1920s and ‘30s...

on Jan 10, 2017

5 Creative Ways to Organise Your Office

We all know the struggle of having of messy office and an even messier desk. We just never seem to have the time to clean and organize everything...

on Jan 6, 2017

5 Tips to Dust Your Home Efficiently

Absolutely everyone likes a clean house. A house with just a bit too much grime and gross stuff hanging around isn’t going to be impressing any of...

on Jan 6, 2017

Top Questions to Ask Yourself before Buying a Freestanding Bath

by newsy siso on Jan 17, 2016

Without a doubt, taking a hot soak in a freestanding bath takes the pleasure and luxury of bathing to a whole new level. Freestanding baths don’t just look great, they also make your bathroom appear much larger than it actually is. Comfortable and available in a wide range of choices, they give a unique personality statement to your own bathroom. But how do you select the right freestanding bath for your needs? Here are some important questions for you to consider:

Will it fit in my bathroom?

Freestanding baths come in various shapes and sizes, and the spatial limitations of your bathroom should be on the top of your list. To get the most out of the spaciousness your bath creates, it’s recommended that it be placed near the centre of the room; not only does this give you a sense of freedom, it also makes it easier to clean and maintain. Just make sure also to measure your bathroom carefully and take your measurements to the dealer.

freestanding

Will I fit in the bath?

The best way to see if your freestanding bath is the right size for you and your family is quite simple - have the largest or tallest member of the household step right in, lie down, and try it out. It’s important that you can easily and comfortably stretch your legs – and still have some room left to lean back. Check the height and depth of the bath and make sure it’s not too shallow or too deep.

Which shape should I choose?

Always choose the shape that is most comfortable for you (you’ll have to try the bath, first, of course), but if it’s difficult to select between several options, then go with the one that blends in best with the décor and overall theme of your bathroom. The basic shapes for freestanding baths are round, oval, rectangular, and egg-shaped, although there are other designs such as the traditional claw foot or other fashionable styles that are marked with more angular edges.

Does the freestanding bath require special installation?

You may have to check with your plumber to see what kind of adjustments need to be made to accommodate a freestanding bath. Because a freestanding bath is placed so that there is space all around it, the plumbing requirements are different from those of built-in or corner baths.

You’ll also have to consider that freestanding baths tend to be a little heavier than the standard traditional baths, so you have to make sure your floor is strong enough to support it. To give the bath more elegance, freestanding baths can be built on a small platform for that extra style.

The freestanding bath is the perfect choice for people who enjoy the feeling of space, the luxury of style, and the sleek look of their bathroom fixtures. Selecting a bathtub, however, needs to be done with care and consideration. 

Author

newsy siso

newsy siso

Newsy Siso is a professional Guest blogger and a Professional Technical writer and Part time blogger. she is running her www.homesmiley.com Blogs and Working as an Link Builder With A reputed Firm.

Most Recent Articles

Sponsored Articles

Random Articles

Refrigerators that Save Money and Make Things Easier

 The newest designs in French door refrigerators are packed with options that make storage of perishable foods a breeze. Thanks to the developments...

Appliance / Repair

Upholstery Cleaning Using Natural Techniques

Many painful events in this 21st century taught people about lessons and risks of climate change. These sent signals to the inhabitants of the...

Cleaning / Maintenance

Keeping the lights on: Maintaining your UPS installation

Although an uninterruptible power supply (UPS) is designed to keep electrical equipment functioning in the event of a mains power outage, there are...

Electrical / Lighting

What are the Benefits of Buying a Front Load Washer?

Whenever it comes time to purchase a new appliance, you want to make sure that the list of benefits far outweighs the cost of the machine.  If the...

Appliance / Repair

Easy to use Front Load Washers

Washing laundry is usually not a favorite household chore, but with many of the new front load washers it can be a lot easier and more enjoyable....

Appliance / Repair

Actions

Contact Us | Submit Article | RSS | 411homerepair © 2017