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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.

Single vs. Double Radiators: Which One Do You Need?

Maybe it's time to update your radiators but, you don't know where to start? Read on to find out the difference between single and double panel radiators plus much more about radiator designs.

Transform your Bathroom with Bathroom Wall Panels

Are you looking for an alternative to tiling your bathroom? Maybe you're looking for a quick fix? Keep reading to find out why bathroom wall panels might be a great solution.

Choosing the Best Radiator For Your Home

Discover the perfect radiator for your home. Here at Plumbworld, we’ve compiled a helpful guide to aid in your journey to finding the best radiator.

Things to Check Before Hiring a Bathroom Fitter

Choosing a bathroom fitter can be a daunting task. Here are some things to consider when hiring a professional tradesperson or contractor for your project.

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.

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.

How to Replace Basin Taps Step By Step

Take a look at this guide to learn how to easily replace your basin taps with step by step instructions that even a DIY novice can follow.

Bathroom & Kitchen Inspiration

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

2024 Bathroom Trends

If you’re thinking of giving your bathroom a makeover or tackling a complete renovation, then take a look at the upcoming bathroom trends for 2024.

Elevate Your Bathroom: Art Deco Bathroom Ideas

Art Deco design doesn't have to be left in the 1920's. Create your very own Art Deco bathroom today. Keep reading to find out how to turn your bathroom into an Art Deco dream.

Under Stairs Bathroom Ideas

Have you got an unused under stairs cupboard? Have you ever thought about turning it into a downstairs cloakroom? Keep reading to find out just how easy it can be.

His and Hers Bathroom Ideas

If you're looking to create a his and hers bathroom then you've come to the right place. Keep reading to find out more.

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 16 things you should never flush down the toilet. 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.