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Wednesday 7th September 2016:

Christine Gonsalves from Richmond, North Yorkshire required us to do another job at her property, her master en-suite. This will be the 3rd room we have done for Christine, we already have completed a downstairs cloak and a bathroom for her. The old suite removed was tired and dated. We renewed all plumbing as per usual in the room, also to configure for new items. Then the room was fully repaired and re plaster skimmed. We constructed a wet-floor area. Installed a wet-room tray former fully water proofed (taped and tanked). A niche in the wall for bottles etc was constructed and underfloor heating installed. We partially tiled walls / fully tiled floor with envelope cuts for tray former. We then concealed shower valve installed with dual head outlets and installed a wall hung basin with mono-block tap. We then installed a BTW toilet, chrome towel warmer, wet-room screen, LED mirror cabinet, 5 x LED rated down-lights and finally an extractor fan to complete the work more... 

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Thursday 1st September 2016:

Kevin and Linda Georgeson from The Parks in Chester le Street required a 3rd room done in the main bathroom. Originally was tiled partially in slate. We carefully removed all items as we were to re fit. We stripped all wall / floor tiles and an existing plinth the bath sat on. Then we re done all the pipework under the floor, we plaster skimmed the ceiling and installed 6 x led down-lights. An extractor fan was installed and we fully tiled all walls & floor area. Finally,  we cleaned and re fitted all items more...


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Wednesday 10th August 2016:

We have recently completed a complete bathroom remodel for Lucas and Susan Morrison from Gosforth. The old bathroom configuration was standard bath, basin, toilet and radiator and was partially tiled.We stripped all of the above out so had a blank canvas. We had an 1800 x1000 jacuzzi bath to go into the room so had to build a bespoke boxed out wall to accommodate the width of the bath, within the bespoke box we built a niche for shampoo bottles etc. We then installed a waterproof hd television to sit on top of the finished wall. We installed a 3 way control valve to control dual shower heads and bath overflow filler, constructed a step up into the bath area. The room was then all plaster skimmed. The shower / bath area all tanked/ waterproofed. We fully tiled within bath area / half height remainder.and tiled floor and step. We then installed 4 x led rated down lights, extractor fan, led backlit mirror / demister, wall hung basin unit / solid worktop with sit on basin and tall tap, close coupled toilet. Finally, we installed a chrome towel warmer more...

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Wednesday 10th August 2016:

Alan Frith from Wrekenton wanted a wet-room. The existing bathroom comprised of a bath, shower, toilet, basin and radiator. We installed a wet-room onto a concrete floor so we had to channel the former and waste in. We fully waterproofed wall / floor areas. We then built a bespoke box section to accommodate the toilet cistern, wall hung basin and dropped down to create a seating area. The room was fully plaster skimmed walls / ceiling.The wet-zone floor tiled in marble mosaic with a feature running vertical centre to the shower. The remaining walls partially tiled / floor tiled in 60x30 porcelain. The top of box section we tiled in mosaic. then we installed 6 x led rated down-lights, extractor fan, led mirror with demister, wall hung basin/tap, BTW toilet pan with concealed cistern and chrome flush plate, traditional towel warmer, Mira thermostatic shower dual head, and finally, easy clean shower screen with flipper more...

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Wednesday 20th July 2016:

We completed a Bathroom makeover for Christine back in March this year and then off the back of that we got the job to  refurbish the ground floor wc. The original room was a damp dark toilet mainly used for storing jackets etc. We stripped out, fully re piped the hot and cold piping which was originally exposed, we then re-configured the stop cock and sited it within the basin unit. The room was then fully re plastered. We installed led lighting, screeded flat and tiled floor with wood effect tiles, installed traditional wall panels and dado, installed a traditional toilet & bespoke hand made basin unit with on top basin and tap. Finally, we fitted a floor standing traditional towel warmer to complete the job more...

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Monday 20th June 2016:

We have also just completed a job for Ken and Anne Bowes from Jarrow in their main bathroom. The old bathroom comprised of bath, basin, toilet and towel warmer. We stripped all the old suite out to find water damage to the floor area. We cut out all of the bathroom timber floor and put in a new floor. Old soil stack to the outside of the building was aged so we renewed the full stack. The ceiling was framed to level and pvc ceiling installed with led downlights and extractor fan. We then relined all walls and tanked in and around shower area. Installed a 1700 x 760 mira flight low profile tray. Installed a grohe 2000 concealed shower valve assy with riser and handset. Reconfigured toilet position and installed bespoke fitted ultra matt furniture and worktop. A semi recessed basin and tap was installed along with Btw toilet pan and soft close seat. Anthracite towel warmer with chrome pipework and valves fitted and a 1200 x1850 10 mm glass panel fitted onto shower tray. Finally, the walls & floor                               were fully tiled more...

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Monday 20th June 2016:

We have recently completed a complete bathroom remodel for Richard and Julie Hughes from South Shields. The original bathroom comprised of a large corner bath with a shower above, clients wanted the toilet moved   to a different wall and separate bath and shower areas. We fully stripped all walls re-plastered. Soil vent pipe moved to reconfigure moving toilet position. A bespoke framed feature wall to site toilet and basin with 3 down lights installed within box section above. Ceiling was framed and levelled PVC ceiling and 6 down lights fitted along with extractor fan, 2 x radiators (chrome ladder and floor standing traditional), 1200 x 900 shower enclosure installed with thermostatic shower and a shower seat and grab rail installed.1700 x 800 de bathinstalled, traditional bath filler, and traditional toilet and basin installed. Finally, the room was fully tiled on the walls and floor more...

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Monday 16th May 2016:

We have just completed a job for Sandra & Ian from Ouston. Original room was only a toilet room as the client has another bathroom. They wanted a separate shower room to  the main bathroom. We stripped out, there was a lot of exposed pipe work in which we re configured and renewed so no pipe work was visual. We re configured the room and soil pipe to install a shower unit in the room. We levelled ceiling and installed a PVC ceiling with down lights & extractor fan. We installed a low profile shower tray & an enclosure was fitted. We then installed a thermostatic shower, fully skirted toilet, gloss white basin unit / basin, mirror wall cabinet & chrome towel warmer. Finally, we fully tiled the walls & floor more...

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Monday 16th May 2016:

Linda and Thomas Nisbet from Wallsend required a fully refurbished bathrrom. The original bathroom wasall stripped out comprising of a bath, basin, toilet and electric shower over bath and radiator all pipework concealed so no visual pipework visable. We were installing a wetroom on a concrete subfloor so we had to chase and create a void to install the tray former, trap and fall for the pipework and all walls fully relined and straightened out. We plaster skimmed the ceiling and a centre light fitted with switching to the outside of the room / led mirror with shaver point. we then fully tiled wall / floor with envelope cut in for the wet area. A wall hung basin drawer unit fitted along with a wall hung storage unit. A chrome towel warmer, close coupled toilet, thermostatic shower with fixed head and handset -900, 10mm glass screen and support bar were also installed to complete the job more...

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Monday 25th April 2016:

John and Sue Nevin from Hamsterley Mill wanted their flooring replaced in the kitchen, dining area & hallway. The existing timber floor was secured then over boarded with plywood, then a thin coat of screed to remove any imperfections was applied. Finally, Karndean wood plank was then fitted more...


 

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Monday 25th April 2016:

Brian and Erica Harbison from Gateshead required a bathroom re model. The original bath was at the other side of the room so we configured the room so it was a more usable space. We removed the soil vent pipe from the roof line down to the set height in the bathroom. Replaced felt and roof tile where the svp was. Constructed a frame to accommodate wall hung toilet and a large wall hung basin. Framed and levelled ceiling, fitted white high gloss ceiling cladding with 6 led down lights. Double end bath installed with panels also a bath filler with showering head. We installed a wall hung basin unit / basin and tap, wall hung wc with soft close seat, powder coated towel warmer, led backlit mirror with shaver point. Finally, we fully tiled the walls, floor and fitted accessories more...

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Thursday 14th April 2016:

We have just completed a job Kevin and Linda Georgeson from the Riverside in Chester le Street. This en suite was originally done by a bathroom company a few years ago not to a very good standard. We carefully removed everything as we where reusing everything but the shower area. We came across a lot of errors which had to be immediately corrected. We installed a 1200 x 900 shower quadrant and enclosure, concealed original shower valve and 2 heads,  original toilet, original towel warmer, original basin, taps, mirror and accessories. We also installed a new PVC ceiling in which we framed first to level. Also installed 6 x led rated down-lights, extractor fan & fully tiled the walls & floor more...

 

We have also just completed an additional job Kevin and Linda Georgeson from the Riverside in Chester le Street to refurbish the ground floor wc. We removed an existing close coupled toilet, basin and radiator. Plaster skimmed the existing ceiling, replaced the centre light with 1 led rated down-light and removed the light pull-cord in the room and installed a switch outside the room. We constructed a frame and lined out to accommodate the wall hung toilet pan frame and wall hung basin & fully tiled the walls & floor. A chrome subway towel warmer was installed, along with a mini basin / tap, chrome trap and pipework, wall hung toilet pan, bespoke mirror & accessories more...

 

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Friday 11th March 2016:

We have just completed a Bathroom makeover for Christine Gonsalves from Newsham. We removed the existing bath, basin, toilet and towel warmer. We lifted the existing tiled floor. We plaster skimmed the ceiling and 1 damaged wall and installed 6 Led down lights. We then re-configured the plumbing for the bath to be re-sited and towel warmer. We cut back the wall cladding to install a shower quadrant in the corner of the room and repaired the cladding to a symmetrical finish. We installed tile insulation backer boards to the floor, then installed an under floor heat mat, screeded, then fully tiled the floor in a wood plank style. Fully tiled within shower enclosure area with a 150 x 75 wall tile. Installed a fixed head thermostatic shower. Finally, we cleaned and re-fitted the original bath, basin, toilet and towel warmer more...

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Thursday 29th February 2016:

We have just completed a job for Anne James from Nevilles Cross in Durham City. We stripped out an existing ground floor shower room as the client wanted it adapted into a wet room on a concrete floor. We had to strip all the old blown plaster from the walls then reline fully with insulation boards. We recessed into concrete floor a wet room tray former and waste assembly. Walls and floor fully taped and tanked out to create a fully watertight area. We framed and levelled the ceiling. Installed 5 led down lights, extractor fan and 2 gang switching to the outside of the room. We installed a concealed 2 way shower valve. Fully skirted comfort height toilet. Chrome towel warmer was installed along with basin / vanity unit, mirror & accessories. Walls were fully tiled with marble border & the wet area tiled in marble mosaic the remaining area in a matching floor tile more...

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Thursday 18th February 2016:

We also recently completed a job for Joy Davidson from Sunniside. We stripped original bathroom which was 15  year old comprising of bath, basin, wc and radiator. The timber sub floor was water damaged so we had to remove all water damaged floorboards and renew. All the walls had to be re lined as all the old plaster was no good to accept new tiles. We framed and levelled ceiling, installed PVC ceiling panels and 1 x centre light. we installed a low profile shower tray direct on the floor for minimal step up, Installed bespoke fitted furniture comprising of wc, basin unit and 600 storage with slate worktop. Then we Installed slate effect wall boards to shower area with the remainder of the walls tiled with mosaic border. Karndean onyx floor was supplied and installed along with and grout strips. A Thermostatic bar mixer shower with sliding door shower enclosure supplied and installed. Finally, a chrome towel warmer was fitted more...

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Thursday 18th February 2016:

We recently completed another job for Dave Nelson from Low fell at a 2nd floor flat we Plylined the floor, installed tile isolation mats and fully tiled with 60x60 polished porcelain tiles in the entrance hall and kitchen floor area more...

 

 

 

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Monday 25th January 2016: 

We have recently completed a new bathroom for Rob Garner. The existing bathroom as per before pictures was a bit dated, the client wanted something bright aqua and white colours. We also framed and insulated some of the outer walls with kingspan as it was getting cold in the winter. We suspended the ceiling to create a nice level ceiling line then boarded and plaster skimmed. Supplied and installed single centre light. We moved the basin site from the window wall to the return wall and vice versa with the toilet. We installed both basin and wc in bespoke furniture. Installed new bath and screen, new electric shower, humidistat extractor fan, new radiator, fully tiled walls and Vinyl floor more...

 

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Monday 25th January 2016:

We have recently created a new bathroom for Jackson Rowan from Jarrow. His original bathroom consisted of a bath, toilet and basin. We stripped all existing out and made a recess for a shower area building a false wall with 2 niches in for shower gel etc.Fitted a slimline shower tray and sliding door, concealed shower valve with rain head and handset. Supplied and installed a double ended carronite bath and bath filler, bespoke fitted decor scribed furniture, basin, tap and back to wall toilet pan. Towel warmer, LED backlit mirror, LED lights in flyover and LED colour change above the wall units. Finally, fully tiled the walls & floor more...

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Monday 4th January 2016:

We have completed a job for Judith and Bill Burdus from Gosforth. A bathroom company had originally done this in July 2015 and I got a phone call in August 2015 asking if I could go out and have a look! They where given a very poor substandard job. I went in and we had to strip everything back out again, renewing all pipework feeds and wastes and radiator pipework we then had to construct another curved bath panel to accept mosaic tiles. All exposed walls fully tiled, installed mosaic bath panel, Camaro flooring with grout strips. All removed items were cleaned and re fitted more...

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Monday 4th January 2016: 

We recently completed a 5th floor flat bathroom refurbishment for Mr and Mrs Dennington from the Quayside. Newcastle upon Tyne. The old bathroom was the original from when the flats where converted so was in a bit of a state. Evidence of years of leaks when the old suite was removed, which damaged plasterboards and timber flooring. we had to remove all damaged timber and boards and renew. We suspended a PVC ceiling to gain a void for led down-lights. We also installed a New extractor fan. a full width shower tray, thermostatic shower. Installed bespoke furniture comprising of basin unit and toilet unit, worktop plinth and filler, wall unit for storage, led backlit mirror, semi recessed basin and tap, btw toilet pan with soft close seat, chrome towel warmer and fully tiled the walls / floor more...

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Completed Jobs from 2015

We completed a fully refurbished Master en-suite for Mr and Mrs Best from Waldridge. The original en-suite comprised of a bath, shower over the bath, close coupled toilet, basin which was framed over the staircase head in the room and a towel warmer. We stripped back completely, removed all damaged plasterboards and all damaged weyrock flooring. We Insulated all wall cavities and constructed a sub floor to accommodate a wet floor tray former. Back boarded all wall areas taped and tanked walls to floor and back boarded floor to create a seamless watertight area. We then installed a concealed two way shower valve with fixed head and riser rail. Installed a fully skirted back to wall toilet, towel warmer. Bespoke fitted furniture scribed over the head of the staircase which was in the room.Fully recessed basin and tap. Partially tiled walls and the rest we plastered including the ceiling which was artex. Finally, we fully tiled floor including envelope cuts for tray former falls, 4 x down lights and a halo vent fan installed more...

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Mr and Mrs Parker from Forest hall need their bathroom refurbished.The original bathroom comprised of a standard 1700 x 700 bath, basin, toilet and towel warmer. The client wanted a walk in shower but a wider opening than 700 so we had to re-site the door frame to accommodate a 900 width thus resulting in renewing architraves, skirting and dado on the landing side of the room, repairing and re plastering the wall also. We installed a thermostatic shower, fully fitted bespoke furniture comprising of a toilet and basin and tap, Led mirror, 1700 towel warmer, PVC matt white ceiling, 6 x down lights and fully tiled the walls and floor.

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We Recently completed work for George and Margaret from South shields. When we got to thisbathroom we found once we had stripped out that there had been water leaking for some time, so we had to cut out 5 main joists and renew, also renewing most of the damaged floorboards. We re-sited the stopcock from the bathroom to a cupboard in the hallway. We dropped the ceiling height from 2.7 to 2.6 and levelled it all up. We stripped all the walls back to brick as the old plaster was mostly blown off the brick when we strippedthe old tiles off. Relined all walls and re skimmed. Waterproofed the shower area walls as secondary defence as we always do. We installed a PVC white ceiling with 4 down lights. Constructed bespoke boxings to accommodate wall hung WC, basin and also a flyover with led downlights in. Space saving bath installed. Dual fixed and riser shower installed.Chrome towel warmer installed, partially tiled walls and fully tiled the floor more...

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We Recently completed work for Marcia and Brian Robinson from South Shields. We removed the airing cupboard and resized the doorway to gain more space, installed Hudson Reed bath and bath filler, constructed and installed wet area for shower. We installed a Hudson Reed fixed head shower, wall hung basin unit and basin with Hudson Reed mono tap. Flat towel warmer installed, PVC ceiling with 6 led down lights, and fully tiled walls and floor.including envelope cut in for wet deck more...


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Mr and Mrs Bradbury from South Shields wanted their bathroom refurbished. We removed the existing bath, basin, toilet and radiator. Re configured the layout with a bespoke built box section for wall hung toilet, wall hung basin and pedestal. We installed a wall unit and bridge complete with led lighting. We also removed svp and re- directed so to gain full width of the room for the shower tray area which we built up off the floor to client specification. We fitted a Grohe concealed shower with fixed head and handset, chrome towel warmer, PVC ceiling with down-lights and extractor fan. Finally to complete the work we fully tiled the walls and floor more...

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We recently refurburished Mr and Mrs Shirley form Gateshead en-suite. We removed the existing shower enclosure, shower, toilet, basin & radiator. We installed a PVC ceiling with down-lights and a fan. We also installed a new electric shower, basin, towel warmer, shower enclosure and toilet. We fully tiled the walls and fitted Karndean flooring to floor area more...

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We Recently completed work for Alan Strong in Penshaw, We removed existing toilet, basin and radiator. Plaster skimmed the ceiling with 2 down lights. Installed new wall hung basin unit and mirror wall unit. Bespoke built box section to accommodate the wall hung toilet. We installed a new towel warmer and fully tiled the walls and floor more...

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Monday 10th August 2015:

Also we completed a job for Mr & Mrs Windsor, the couple were struggling with the bath so we fitted a walk in shower with 2 glass panels, basin unit, toilet and fully tiled more...

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Recently we completed a bathroom job for Jeff & Ingrid from South Shields more...

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We completed a job for Susan from East Boldon. Walls partly tiled and the rest plastered.
Granite floor & underfloor heating installed more...

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Monday 3rd August 2015:

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We also completed a job for Michael of Prudhoe. Michael Prudhoe Wetroom

Master en-suite refurbishment including furniture units, wetroom, underfloor heating and fully tiled with mosaic panels more...

 

 

 

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