How To Survive Life In A Small Bathroom

Small Bathroom Tiling

If you have a small bathroom and you’re thinking of spending the half-term holidays changing how it looks, then the next 5 minutes of your life could be crucial.

Various studies over the last 3 years have shown that we Brits have some of the smallest houses in Europe.

Because of this, we are inevitably going to have smaller bathrooms than most.

But smaller bathrooms or not, us British have never been the sort of folk to turn our backs on adversity – oh no, we stare adversity in the face and do what we always do – complain about it briefly and then make the best of a bad job . . .

Read more ›

Posted in Help & Advice, Interior Design Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

CheapSuites Top 5 Mince Pie Recipes

For me, Christmas means one thing and one thing only – Mince Pies!

Forget your tree, your Christmas cheer, your presents and your lavish roast dinner, the one thing that pleases me more than any of those things is a scrumptious mince pie with clotted cream or custard – or maybe even both.

mince

But I have to be honest with you, I never buy them ready-made from the shop – I make them myself, like the mince pie boss that I am!

That said, I don’t have a recipe of my own, my parents always got the shop bought ones (which is why I rebelled), but there are plenty of fine recipes out there in the inter-ether and I’ve put together a selection of them below.

So let’s get mincing!

Read more ›

Posted in Help & Advice, Latest News Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

The Top 10 Greatest Toilet Roles for World Toilet Day 2015

AU_world-toilet-day-2014

November 19th marks World Toilet Day, an international observance introduced by the United Nations that highlights a serious problem – 2.5 billion people across the world do not have access to proper sanitation.

So while you sit there on your porcelain throne, just remember that things could quite easily have been so very different for you and your toilet habits.

To help promote the fact that around a third of the world’s population doesn’t have a proper bog to sit on, we thought we would take a look at some of the most famous movie scenes that feature a seat that many of us tend to take for granted.

Here are our Top 10 Greatest Toilet Roles of All Time.

Read more ›

Posted in Help & Advice, Latest News Tagged with: , , , , ,

The Public Bathroom Survival Guide

You’re on a journey – you might be going to work, you might be going for a day out or you might be nipping out to the shops to do some grocery shopping. Either way, you suddenly have the worst feeling imaginable.

You suddenly need the loo.

Read more ›

Posted in Help & Advice Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

10 Types of Bathroom People: As Told By Animals

products dog

There’s some frustrating types of people you may have to share a bathroom with. You might even be one of them.

But can you spot them in this list? And more importantly, which one are you?!

toilet sign

Read more ›

Posted in Uncategorized Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,

GIVEAWAY: iDuck Bathroom Radio and Speakers

iduck bathroom radio

Here, at CheapSuites, we love nothing more than an exciting and exhilarating bathing (or showering) experience and that’s why we’ve decided to give you lovely readers the same.

If bath-time is getting a little boring then look no further because we are here to help!

Read more ›

Posted in Giveaway, Latest News Tagged with: , , , , , , , ,

30 Bathroom Hacks You Need to Know Right Now

Every now and again, a friend comes over and tells you this really strange hack that actually works:

‘When you’re cooking, put the wooden spoon in the hole of the pan handle

Place a rubber band around an open tin of paint to wipe your paintbrush’

‘To heat two bowls in one microwave, stand one on an upside-down cup

Freeze grapes to chill white wine without watering it down’

It blows your mind… you can’t believe you didn’t think of it… you wonder if everybody knows and then you wonder how they even managed to figure it out.

We’ve all been there.

Well, prepare to impress your friends because we’ve compiled a list of some of the coolest bathroom hacks you need to know right now. Bathroom trips will never be the same!

file4201238521842

Read more ›

Posted in Help & Advice Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Top 10 Shower Songs You Should Be Singing This December

shower head with LED lights

Have you ever experienced it, when you’re having a bath/shower, minding your own business, submerging yourself in another world, daydreaming about winning the lottery when all of a sudden you hear a grotesque singing noise?

This monstrous, screeching, shrieking, shrill voice…

woman singing in the shower

Read more ›

Posted in Help & Advice Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Halloween Bathroom: Your Essential Howl-To

So you want to decorate your bathroom for Halloween? Maybe it’s for the kids or you’re throwing a party. Heck, you might even be doing it to give yourself a fright-night! While we always remember to decorate the garden and living room, the bathroom usually gets overlooked.

Pumpkin

Read more ›

Posted in Help & Advice, Interior Design Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Country Style Bathrooms – Six Design Ideas

Country style bathrooms are all about creating a relaxed, laid-back look and feel, and a space where you can truly relax after a long day. In this blog we share six country style bathroom ideas that are sure to inspire you.

Create a focal point

traditional bathroom

Read more ›

Posted in Interior Design