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How to Update Your Bathroom Cheaply

Everyone is aware of the importance of the bathroom. It is a very private place that allows you to get ready to face the world in the morning but also to relax and unwind after a long day’s work in the evening. The bathroom is one of the rooms in the home that affords you the chance to reflect your own personality. This is easily achieved by the way you choose to decorate it and the types of bathroom furniture you decide to place in there.

Updating a bathroom with your unique touches is very simple and doesn't have to cost a lot of money. You might have just moved into a new place and want to make it your own or you are a little tired of your present look and want something fresh. If you are in any of these situations, you might think that you have to spend a great deal of money, but if you get a little creative you can achieve quite a lot with a small budget.

One of the main items in the bathroom is the bath tub. It gets used a lot, so it is inevitable that it will show its wear, no matter how on top of it you stay in cleaning it. After many years of usage, the tub can start to look old and worn out. What people normally do at this stage is rip out the existing bathroom, purchase a new one and install that. This costs a lot of money and there is a more economical way of extending the life of your bath. This procedure is called bath resurfacing and it involves re-coating the existing enamel of the bath, so that staining, chipped and rough enamel are eliminated. This makes the bath almost like new. It is not cheap as you will need to get professionals to do the job for you, but when you compare it to buying a new bath and getting it installed, it is a lot cheaper.

1700mm Luxury Large Single Ended Bath Straight Bathroom Bathtub Panel Set
1700mm Luxury Large Single Ended Bath Straight Bathroom Bathtub Panel Set
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Features

  • 10 Year Warranty
  • Crafted from high quality acrylic
  • Warm to touch finish
  • Choice of tap positioning - drill to suit
  • Set Includes: Bath, leg support set & front bath panel
CO-Z Adult Inflatable Bathtub PVC Portable Folding with Air Pump for Family Bathroom SPA
CO-Z Adult Inflatable Bathtub PVC Portable Folding with Air Pump for Family Bathroom SPA
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  • ✔ SUPER COMFORTABLE: The tub is super comfortable thanks to the inflatable pillow, backrest, and armrest.
  • ✔ QUALITY MATERIAL: Made to be non-toxic and durable this environment friendly inflatable tub is made of high density PVC.
  • ✔ CUP HOLDER: An added cup holder holds on to beverages, cellphones, and MP3 players for convenience.
  • ✔ SPA DESIGN: The upper cover can be rolled back or zipped up so you can stay warm or keep cool. Easily foldable and storable, you can enjoy spa time anytime, anywhere just by pumping it up.
  • ✔ HEALTH IMPROVING: Regular dips have been known to help eliminate toxins in the body, improve skin, and slim the body.
1600 x 700 Designer Square Single Ended Bath Straight Bathtub Shower Screen
1600 x 700 Designer Square Single Ended Bath Straight Bathtub Shower Screen
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Features

  • 10 Year Warranty
  • Crafted from high quality acrylic
  • Warm to touch finish
  • Certified safety glass bath screen
  • Set Includes: Bath, leg support set, glass shower screen
Shower Bath Tub L Shape Acrylic White 1700 Right Hand Bathtub includes Front Panel with Shower Screen and Rubber Seal
Shower Bath Tub L Shape Acrylic White 1700 Right Hand Bathtub includes Front Panel with Shower Screen and Rubber Seal
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  • Better Bathrooms: SPEC: Length: 1700mm | Width: 700mm/850mm | Height: 540mm | Weight: 50Kg | Capacity: 220 Litres | Depth (to overflow): 310mm | Manufactured from 5mm lucite acrylic | Front panel included | Encapsulated baseboard and re-enforced edges for increased strength and stability | Chrome Profile Screen | Safety Toughened Glass | Complete with a rubber seal to help prevent water leakage | Includes: Towel Rail
  • Better Bathrooms: TECH: Tap Holes: Suitable for tap hole drilling by your installer, comes as standard without tap holes | Waste & Overflow Holes: Pre-drilled | Screen comes complete with a rubber seal to help prevent water leakage
  • Better Bathrooms: GUARANTEE: 25 Year Exclusive with Better Bathrooms Seller
  • Better Bathrooms:
  • Better Bathrooms: 25 Year guarantee with Better Bathrooms seller (we do not supply this product to any other company)
1700 mm Luxury Square Double Ended Bath Modern Straight White Bathroom Bathtub
1700 mm Luxury Square Double Ended Bath Modern Straight White Bathroom Bathtub
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  • 10 Year Warranty
  • Length: 1700mm
  • Made with High Grade Acrylic
  • Choice of tap positioning - drill to suit
  • Warm to touch finish
1700mm Traditional Freestanding Bathtub Roll Top White Gloss Bath + Feet
1700mm Traditional Freestanding Bathtub Roll Top White Gloss Bath + Feet
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  • 10 Year Warranty
  • Warm to Touch - High Quality Acrylic
  • White Gloss Finish
  • Elegant Chrome Finished Feet
  • Suitable with freestanding and wall mounted taps
Shower Bath Tub (Many Sizes/Styles) Acrylic White P Shape 1700 Left Hand Bathtub includes Front Panel with Shower Screen and Rubber Seal
Shower Bath Tub (Many Sizes/Styles) Acrylic White P Shape 1700 Left Hand Bathtub includes Front Panel with Shower Screen and Rubber Seal
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  • Better Bathrooms: Includes: Front Panel | Suitable for tap hole drilling by your installer, bath comes as standard without tap holes | Comes complete with leg set supports for ease of installation
  • Better Bathrooms: Curved Bath Screen - 6mm Thick glass | Screen comes complete with a rubber seal to help prevent water leakage
  • Better Bathrooms: This contemporary yet versatile shower-bath will easily find its home in your bathroom bringing with it a modern twist | Will compliment any modern two piece suite
  • Better Bathrooms: Compatible with all modern bathrooms: Large | Medium | Small
  • Better Bathrooms: 25 Year guarantee with Better Bathrooms seller (we do not supply this product to any other company)
1500 x 700 Small Designer Round Single Ended Bath Straight Bathroom Bathtub
1500 x 700 Small Designer Round Single Ended Bath Straight Bathroom Bathtub
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Features

  • 10 Year Warranty
  • Made with High Grade Acrylic
  • Warm to touch finish
  • Choice of tap positioning - drill to suit
  • Set Includes: Bath & leg support set
1700 mm Round Single Ended Bath Modern Straight White Bathtub with Handles
1700 mm Round Single Ended Bath Modern Straight White Bathtub with Handles
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  • 10 Year Warranty
  • Length: 1700mm
  • Made with High Grade Acrylic
  • Choice of tap positioning - drill to suit
  • Warm to touch finish


If you really want to get rid of your bath, then, how about replacing it with a walk in shower enclosure. This will have a dramatic effect on the look of the bathroom. Walk in enclosures look fantastic, are easy to access so are well suited to those who are less mobile. They are also ideal if you lead a busy life, as you just walk in and walk out. You can achieve a very modern look in your bathroom by selecting walk in shower with a curved glass.

iBathUK 1200 x 800 Premium Sliding 8mm Thick Easy Clean Glass Shower Enclosure Cubicle
iBathUK 1200 x 800 Premium Sliding 8mm Thick Easy Clean Glass Shower Enclosure Cubicle
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  • 10 Year Guarantee
  • 8mm Thick Easy Clean Glass
  • Reversible Fitting - giving choice of left or right entry
  • Polished Frame with 20mm inward adjustment for out of line walls
  • Set Includes: 8mm Sliding Glass Door, Side Glass Panel, Instructions + Fixing kit
iBathUK 1200 x 760 Modern Sliding 6mm Glass Shower Enclosure Cubicle Door + Side Panel
iBathUK 1200 x 760 Modern Sliding 6mm Glass Shower Enclosure Cubicle Door + Side Panel
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Features

  • 10 Year Guarantee
  • 6mm Tempered Safety Glass
  • Reversible Fitting - giving choice of left or right entry
  • 20mm inward adjustment for out of line walls
  • Set Includes: Sliding glass door, Glass side panel + Fixing kit
iBathUK 1200 x 800 Left Quadrant 6mm Sliding Glass Shower Enclosure with Tray + Free Waste
iBathUK 1200 x 800 Left Quadrant 6mm Sliding Glass Shower Enclosure with Tray + Free Waste
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Features

  • 10 Year Guarantee
  • 6mm Thick Saftey Glass
  • Stone Resin Tray with Free Waste Trap
  • Polished Frame with 20mm inward adjustment for out of line walls
  • Set Includes: 6mm Sliding Glass Doors, Stone Shower Tray, Fixing Kit + Free Waste
ELEGANT 900 x 900 mm Quadrant Shower Enclosure Cubicle Sliding Glass Door
ELEGANT 900 x 900 mm Quadrant Shower Enclosure Cubicle Sliding Glass Door
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Features

  • 6mm sliding tempered glass
  • Chrome finished stainless steel bar handle
  • Polished Frame with 15mm adjustment for out of line walls
  • Universal design,Including waterproof seal,Waterproof guaranteed
  • Easy to install, including full installation instruction and all fixings
iBathUK 800 x 800 mm Designer Quadrant Sliding Door Shower Enclosure + Tray & Free Waste
iBathUK 800 x 800 mm Designer Quadrant Sliding Door Shower Enclosure + Tray & Free Waste
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Features

  • 10 Year Warranty
  • 4mm tempered safety glass
  • Twin sliding doors with cushioned magnetic seal strips
  • Polished Aluminium Frame with 20mm adjustment for out of line walls
  • Set Includes: Quadrant glass doors, Lightweight shower tray, Fixing kit + Free waste
VeeBath Fenwick Bathroom 760 x 760 x 1850mm High Sliding Corner Entry Shower Enclosure Door Shower Cubicles Only
VeeBath Fenwick Bathroom 760 x 760 x 1850mm High Sliding Corner Entry Shower Enclosure Door Shower Cubicles Only
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  • EU standard approved - The screen is made of 8mm BS EN 12150 certified & toughened safety glass.
  • Adjustment: 720-740mm - EU Standard Approved 5mm Safety Glass
  • 5 Year Guarantee - (exclusive of serviceable parts, neglect or abuse of product after purchase)
  • Chrome Finished frames & roller wheels
  • In the pack : Enclosure and Fixing Kit, Installation Manual. Your warranty document is your Invoice (emailed after purchase)
1000 x 700 mm Sliding Shower Enclosure Cubicle with Tray and Waste + Side Panel
1000 x 700 mm Sliding Shower Enclosure Cubicle with Tray and Waste + Side Panel
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Features

  • Kit contents: 1000 x 1850mm shower door + 700 x 1850mm Side panel + 1000 x 700 x 40mm Stone Tray + waste
  • Fully reversible - allowing left or right hand fitting, and the side panel can be fitted on either side
  • 6mm tempered safety glass,20mm wall adjustment on both side,reversible design
  • Twin metal rollers for smooth sliding, long lasting and anti-rust and quick release rollers, easy to clean
  • 55mm Wide Aluminium rail frame,waterproof guaranteed,including waterproof seal
iBathUK 1200mm Modern Sliding 6mm Glass Shower Enclosure Reversible Cubicle Door
iBathUK 1200mm Modern Sliding 6mm Glass Shower Enclosure Reversible Cubicle Door
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Features

  • 10 Year Guarantee
  • 6mm Tempered Safety Glass
  • Reversible Fitting - giving choice of left or right entry
  • 20mm inward adjustment for out of line walls
  • Set Includes: Sliding Glass Door + Fixing kit
iBathUK 900 x 900 mm Designer Quadrant Sliding Door Shower Enclosure + Stone Tray
iBathUK 900 x 900 mm Designer Quadrant Sliding Door Shower Enclosure + Stone Tray
Sale Price: £139.99
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Features

  • 10 Year Warranty
  • 4mm tempered safety glass
  • Twin sliding doors with cushioned magnetic seal strips
  • Polished Aluminium Frame with 20mm adjustment for out of line walls
  • Set Includes: Quadrant glass doors, Stone Resin shower tray, Fixing kit + Free waste


Another way of updating the bathroom is by giving it a fresh coat of paint. It is amazing the effect a little paint can have. You can also change the shower curtains if you have them and match them to the paint colour. Accessories such as electric towel rails can also add a touch of class to any bathroom instantly. Not only will heated towel rails present you with warm towels but you can use them as design pieces in the bathroom.

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Acrylic paint 24 Set by Crafts 4 All® For Paper,canvas,wood,ceramic,fabric & crafts.Non toxic & Vibrant colors.Rich Pigments With Lasting Quality - For Beginners, Students & Professionals artist
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Johnstone's 304085 5 Litre Silk Emulsion Paint - Magnolia
Johnstone's 304085 5 Litre Silk Emulsion Paint - Magnolia
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Paint pens for rock painting, stone, ceramic, glass. Extra fine point tip, Set of 12 water based paint markers. Water resistant
Paint pens for rock painting, stone, ceramic, glass. Extra fine point tip, Set of 12 water based paint markers. Water resistant
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Castle Art Supplies 3D Fabric Paint Set - 24 Premium Vibrant Puffy Colors Perfect for Clothing, Canvas, Glass and Wood - 29ml per Bottle, Non Toxic, Safe for Children
Castle Art Supplies 3D Fabric Paint Set - 24 Premium Vibrant Puffy Colors Perfect for Clothing, Canvas, Glass and Wood - 29ml per Bottle, Non Toxic, Safe for Children
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Rust-Oleum Chalky Finish Furniture Paint - Winter Grey - 750ml
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Johnstone's 307782 5 Litre Silk Emulsion Paint - Manhattan Grey
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Updating the look of your bathroom does not have to cost an arm and a leg. By getting a little creative and choosing strategically on what to spend on, you can make a little go a long way.