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Creative shower thoughts

Shower Thoughts – Why We’re Most Creative in the Shower

If you’re anything like us, you’ll have found that your best and most creative thoughts come to you while you’re in the shower, but did you know that there’s...

22nd Mar 2017 Read more

Bathroom renovation tips

How to Renovate Your Only Bathroom

Renovating your only bathroom is undoubtedly a big step. It’s high time that lime green bathroom suite was ripped out and dumped in the skip where it belongs, but...

13th Feb 2017 Read more

Most powerful shower heads

5 Most Powerful Shower Heads: Ensuring the Best Pressure

If you love a good shower, you’ll know that great water pressure is the key to a wonderful wash. But if your flow isn’t quite up to scratch, there...

24th Jan 2017 Read more

Christmas wishes from Plumb Mate

Christmas Wishes from Plumb Mate

If there’s one time of the year when you’re looking forward to getting that new bathroom fitted ready for the visit of your family and friends, it has to...

22nd Dec 2016 Read more

Small bathroom design tips

6 Design Ideas for Small Bathrooms

The bathroom is usually one of the smallest rooms in the house, but just because your bathroom is a little on the small side, it doesn’t mean you can’t...

15th Sep 2016 Read more

Bathroom carpet

Bathroom Design: To Carpet or Not to Carpet?

Granted, it’s not quite Shakespearian in its scale, but the decision to carpet your bathroom floor is still a pretty important one. At Plumb Mate, we have a range...

16th Aug 2016 Read more

Plumb Mate charity golf day

Plumb Mate’s Annual Charity Golf Day

Earlier this month, we held our annual golfing gala at Ufford Park Golf Club to raise money for the Woolverstone Wish Foundation – part of the Macmillan Foundation. This year was...

19th Jul 2016 Read more

Laura Ashley Bathroom Collection

We Now Stock the Laura Ashley Bathroom Collection

We’re thrilled to announce the addition of the Laura Ashley Bathroom Collection to the range available from our Ipswich showroom. We’ve been in negotiation for the past couple of months...

7th Jul 2016 Read more

Sailmakers promotion

Visit Sailmakers to Guess How Many Ducks are in our Bathtub

Roll up! Roll up! We’re Popping Up in Ipswich Sailmakers! Like many of you, we’re big on stylish interiors, DIY days and relaxing bubble baths, so we’re running a...

3rd Jun 2016 Read more

Luxury wet room bathroom

Wet Rooms Vs. Traditional Bathrooms: Which is Right for You?

It’s easy to be seduced by the idea of a wet room. While a bathroom sounds somewhat pedestrian and run-of-the-mill, even the word “wet room” sounds flashy and glamorous....

24th May 2016 Read more