MyClub Join MyClub for exclusive offers Join free

Need help? Hire the professionals

Get a free quote from the London Property Service specialists here at My Plumber

Get a free quote right now

View Our Simple Price List

Shower room refurbishment – day 3

We are just at the end of Day 3 of our case study.  A considerable amount of progress was made today and I am pleased to say that it is becoming much clearer where things will be going.  The recessed shelves in the showering area were created today so we can see where our “his” and “hers” bottles will be stored in only a few days time!

Some careful measuring has taken place to work out where the tile cuts will be and to help to decide where things will visually look best.   At first we thought that we were only going to be able to have one recessed shelf but now we have realised that two will indeed be possible.  I am a very happy bunny!

All the cables for the lights were installed today and we can see the placing of the lights in the shower area.  In addition, the toilet cistern has been fitted as has the support frame for the toilet.

You can see the frame where the toilet will go (that is the cistern)

I have had to spend a little more money than I had budgeted as I decided after talking to our fitter to have more lights fitted around the room.   Please remember that when you change things, they do cost more.   Also, if anything unforseen happens that requires additional work, this will also cost more.

Please always allow a budget for extras and accept that you might have some really great ideas that you want to implement while you have the chance (like my additional lighting). It makes the difference between having a “great” shower room and a “really, super, fantastic” shower room.

You can see where the recessed shelves will go. Note also the waterproof backerboard.  Can you also see the wires near the shower tray where we have decided to fit more lights.

I noticed that the dust was worse today.  I was naive to think that I would somehow have got through having work done in the house without noticing it.  It is impossible to clean effectively at the moment so I will just have to ignore it until we are finished.  The routine this morning with the kids was much smoother and the light in the children’s bathroom was fixed (thank you, husband!) aiding the accurate application of eyeliner this morning before work!

Shower room refurbishment – day 3

Need help? Hire the London Property Service experts today by giving us a call on 020 3078 5920.

What our customers say about us...

We're proud of the service that we provide and we hope that all of our customers do too. That's why we are recommended, vetted, and monitored by Checkatrade. All of our previous customers can independently review us on Checkatrade, of which previous customers have rated our service as excellent at 9.7 out of 10

  • Replaced leaking radiator valves, repressurised and checked boiler

    “Excellent tidy and efficient, Paul was a pleasure, gave me lots of tips and techniques about my boiler and heating system�?

  • Repairs to leaking toilet cistern

    “I have made use of My Plumber services on numerous occasions, both plumbing and electrical, and this work was carried out to the same level of professionalism as I have come to expect. I am entirely satisfied with the promptness and courtesy extended by both the office personnel and the tradesmen who have carried out the work.�?

  • New boiler/ upgrade of heating system

    “Excellent job. Kept informed on a daily basis. Polite and respectful. Took good care of the floors and tidied up well. All rubbish and discarded materials collected promptly. Very satisfied.�?

Shower room refurbishment – day 3 Checkatrade

Award Winning Property Services in London

We very proud that over the past decade our amazing team of skilled Plumbers, Gas Engineers, Electricians, and Handymen have been recognised by winning awards and being finalists for multiple awards across London

Hounslow Business Awards 2016
Hounslow Business Awards 2015
London Business Awards 2014
Hounslow Business Awards 2013

Contact Us

24 hour emergency helpline
020 3078 5920
Your call may be recorded for training or quality purposes
Calls may be answered via a call centre during out-of-hours