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Buying Guides

Confused about what you need and which products are the best? Our buying guides touch on products such as designer radiators, freestanding baths and even bathroom accessories. Read on to make an informed decision.

The Best Baths For Sharing

Sharing a bath with a partner or loved one has many benefits. Read on to find out which bath is best for you.

How Much Does a Downstairs Toilet Extension Cost

Thinking of adding a downstairs toilet extension to your home? Keep reading to find out the cost of installing one and how you can add value to your home.

What are Bathroom Electrical Zones

If you’re not sure what bathroom electrical zones are, then read on to find out exactly what they are, and which bathroom appliance goes in which zone.

Corner Toilet Buying Guide

If you're looking for a space saving toilet for a small bathroom then a corner toilet might be the option for you. Keep reading to find out more.

DIY Guides

Starting a new DIY project? Our informative DIY guides focus on topics from repairs and maintenance to cleaning and installation, all helping you to create something wonderful.

Bathroom Layout Ideas - 15 Things To Consider

Designing a new bathroom isn’t all about the look and feel, you also need to consider how to make the most of the space available. Keep reading for tips on creating the ultimate bathroom layout.

How to Paint Behind a Radiator

Are you struggling to paint behind your radiator? Discover some of the best ways to effectively paint behind your radiator both by removal and without having to at all.

A Step-by-Step Guide to Changing a Radiator Valve

Have your current radiator valves seen better days? If you're looking to update your old manual radiator valve to thermostatic ones keep reading to find out just how easy it can be.

How to Measure for a Toilet Seat

Need to replace your toilet seat but not sure what size you need? Find out how to easily measure a toilet seat with Plumbworld’s clear and simple instructions.

Bathroom & Kitchen Inspiration

Looking for inspiration or design ideas to solve a specific problem? These articles will help.

6 Stylish Black Bathroom Ideas

If you're thinking of adding a touch of black to your bathroom then take a look at out must see stylish black bathroom ideas. Keep reading to find out how to create the black bathroom or your dreams.

5 Space Saving Cloakroom Basin Ideas

If you're creating a cloakroom or downstairs toilet in a small space, you might be wondering how you can make the most of that space. Take a look at 5 of the best space saving cloakroom basins now.

6 Ways to Style a Black Framed Shower Screen

A black framed shower screen is a beautiful and on-trend addition to any bathroom. Keep reading to discover our top six ways to style them.

Brushed Brass Design Ideas to Inspire

If you’re looking for a unique touch in your home and want to add a dash of elegance, discover our brushed brass design inspiration.

Customer Projects

Looking for inspiration or design ideas? These stunning customer renovations will help! Read on to be inspired!

Peak Escapes Luxury Holiday Cottage Renovation

In 2018, Emma and her husband Martin embarked on a large renovation project after buying a gorgeous old farmhouse in the Peak District. Keep reading to find out how they got on.

Caitie and Aaron's Home Renovation

Caitie, our Marketplace Content Coordinator and her husband Aaron tell us all about their gorgeous home renovation. Keep reading to find out how they got on.

Laura and David's Renovation Project

After 10 years in their 3-bed semi, Laura and David from Stoke on Trent decided to sell up and purchased number 9, a 1970s renovation project. Read on to find out more.

Rachel and Ben's Bathroom Renovation

Looking for some bathroom renovation inspiration? Read on to find out how budget savvy, midwife Rachel saved over £5000 by getting her partner Ben and Grandad Michael involved in her bathroom renovation. Read on to find out more.

Expert Writers

We ask interior experts to give us their best advice and guides to creating a beautiful bathroom.

5 Ways to Make Your Kitchen Renovation Instagram-Worthy

Having an Instagram-worthy kitchen is more crucial than ever in the era of social media. If you want to create your very on Instagram worthy kitchen read on to find out more.

Tackling Condensation in the Home

Condensation has become a hot topic in recent years and you may be left wondering if it's actually possible to prevent it. Keep reading to find out the best condensation prevention methods.

Four Things to Consider When Renovating Your Bathroom

Are you thinking of completing a bathroom renovation? Read on to find out the 4 main things to consider.

5 Ways to Create an Eco-Friendly Bathroom

In the second part of her double-feature, Stacey Sheppard, from Design Sheppard, explains how can to make a bathroom eco-friendly. Read on to find out more.


Looking for some fun bathroom triva and facts? Well you're in the right place. Keep reading to find out things you never knew you wanted to know!

16 Things You Should Never Flush Down The Toilet

Have you ever wondered what items you should and shouldn't flush down the toilet? Continue reading to find out more. Some might shock you!

Which Bathroom Habits Get on Your Nerves?

Do members of your household leave you with damp towels, toothpaste stains and wet floors? You're not alone. Keep reading to find out which bathroom habits annoy Plumbworld customers the most.

What Does a Typical Morning Routine Look Like?

Have you ever wondered what other people's morning routines involve? Do people have a morning shower, walk the dog, check their phone or spend time with their kids? Keep reading to find out the results of our latest survey.

What Do We Do in the Bathroom?

Have you ever wondered how everyone else spends their time in the bathroom? Do people cry in the shower, use the bathroom for romance or enjoy an alcoholic beverage in the bath? Keep reading to find out the results from our recent bathroom routines survey.