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Renew the loo!

Having a separate loo is convenient, but they tend to be quite tiny rooms. So we thought, "why not bling it up a bit!" The toilet was old-fashioned and the boring painted plasterboard walls needed warmth, so we added additional features to give the room a bit of warmth and personality. Here's what we did: -Replaced the loo with a clever loo from Caroma which has a sink attached to the tank, so you can wash your hands and that water is recycled into the tank and used at the next flush.  -Created a tiled feature wall behind the toilet. -Decorated the walls with grass cloth wallpaper, which adds texture and warmth. -Added a shelf to hold ethnic statues. -Saved money by...

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Do you like handmade items of beauty?

The sinks carried by Unique Sinks all have one thing in common: they are handmade. They also may be hand-painted, or put together manually. And sometimes this means the finish is not 100% perfect. This adds to its charm and character. If you like our sinks, check out a new website: www.exotichomewares.com They sell Christmas ornaments that are made in South Africa, India and Vietnam, which in turn creates employment for the local workers. They ornaments are truly beautiful. Here are a few, and they are available to buy now.  

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