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Top tips and advice from the bathroom set at the Ideal Home Show 2009

bathroom with white bathtub brown window and wooden shelves
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Suite and tiles: Ella freestanding bath; Aqualisa Axis Digital shower; Collage Linear shower panel; Oxide Tiles in Negro and Mosaic; Aster heated towel rail; Endon wall lights; Melbourne Mirrors; all Dolphin Bathrooms. Prices for a fully-fitted bathroom, which includes full design, technical survey, delivery and complete installation, starts from £7,500. Walls painted in Stone Pale Warm Ultimatt emulsion, £29 for 2.5ltr; back wall painted in Celestial Blue Ultimatt emulsion, £29 for 2.5ltr; woodwork painted in Stone Pale Warm acrylic eggshell, £32 for 2.5ltr; all The Little Greene Paint Company.
Technology: Move digital radio, £79.99, Pure Digital

Furniture and decoration: Teak bookcase, £720; Teak piano stool, £125; both Orchid Furniture. Oyster Snowdrop armchair, £530, Sisal rug in Linen n Wool Alabaster WL771 with Cotton Chenille Champagne CCN1 inner border and Linen Twill Squirrel LT6 outer border, £347.60, Crucial Trading. Venetian Blinds made to order in Hickory, from £120 for 60cm x 60cm, Hillary's Blinds. Embossed metal swirl mirror, £75, Lombok. Cushions in Madura LF0679C/035 Lagoon, £28.50 per m, Linwood. Black hopsack buds cushion, £49, Rose briar silk cushion in black and peat, £69, both Clarissa Hulse.
Accessories: Medium glass container, £20, small glass container, £16, both The White Company. Amparo cut work windlight, £26, Lombok. All towels and dressing gowns from a selection at Christy. Oak picture frames, £7.50 ea, Marks and Spencer. Metal leaf hurricane lamp, £25, Next. Metal fret cut candle holder, £7.50 Paperchase. Turned wood mika candle stick in cream, £30; Turned wood mika candlestick in distressed grey, £48, both Lombok. Fret cut metal plate, £15, Paperchase. Ceramic candle pot, £14 each, Lombok. Antique silver tealight holders, £3.50 each, Rockett St George. Flower embossed bathroom accessories from a selection at TU at Sainsburys. Large orchid, £100, Bloom. Silvered hurricane lamp (used as vase), £30, House of Fraser. Fret metal candle plate, £7.50, Paperchase.