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Kudos the art of showering

Proudly British and based in the beautiful heart of the English Lakes, perhaps the stunning surroundings have inspired some of their showering products, that are perfectly engineered and designed. Kudos is proud to be one of the few companies that are still committed to manufacture here in the UK.

With complete control of the manufacturing process from start to finish, you are ensured of getting a product superbly designed and engineered. With the focus on quality and engineering, Kudos products are backed by a lifetime guarantee,

A curved shower will give any bathroom that trendy look but above all it is roomy and allows for ease of movement to shower. The Kudos Original Curved Sliding Shower Enclosure the elegant full curve shape of the Kudos Curved Corner enclosures provide generous showering area yet require minimal wall space for fitting. With Toughened safety glass with Lifeshield protection, sliding panel release mechanism for easy cleaning, stainless steel roller bearings for smooth opening action and left or right hand opening this Kudos enclosure comes complete with a Concept 2 shower tray as well as a Kudos shower waste.

Kudos Original Curved Sliding Shower Enclosure

There are shower trays and then there are Kudos Concept shower trays like the Rectangular Concept 2 Shower Tray & Waste. This is one of the products that demonstrate beauty, functionality, and superior quality the industry’s leader in innovation is known for. High gloss and luxurious, the stone resin tray is highly resistant to impact damage and will withstand years of use, naturally protected by the Kudos lifetime guarantee. Complete with a 90 mm high flow waste and a chrome option for the shower tray.

Kudos Rectangular Concept 2 Shower Tray & Waste

Similarly with all the same qualities as the rectangular version, the Kudos Square Concept 2 Shower Tray & Waste is also made with tough stone resin, pre-tested before it’s ever shipped to you for surface adhesion even before it was finished, so the tray and the finish will both last, the concept tray will give a lifetime of service, as long or longer that your shower and for your peace of mind it is of curse covered by the Kudos lifetime guarantee, so you know it’s exceptional.

Kudos Square Concept 2 Shower Tray & Waste

Once you have used a wetroom nothing else will compare with it, freedom of movement, ease of getting in and out and simple to keep clean. Wetrooms are not difficult to set up and with Kudos Ultimate 2 Wetroom Panels you have a choice of 8 sizes in 8mm and 10mm glass 600 to 1400mm includes all necessary fixings. Amazingly simple to install, the pressure clamp support bars can be positioned anywhere on the panel, you can if you wish fit a deflector panel to help stop water from spilling out. All panels are reversible and can be fitted either left or right handed and the panels are ideal for either standard shower trays or wetroom floors.

Kudos Ultimate 2 Wetroom Panels

Bathroom Interior Design Trends for 2014

Luxury is top of the bill for 2014 bathroom interior design trends. Many people are looking for comfort with a touch of luxury when it comes to remodelling their bathrooms. Many of the big design ideas we are seeing, take a nod towards home-spa styles as people look to recreate relaxing and luxury vibes they experience when at a spa. From soft bathroom designs to convenient walk in showers and wetrooms here at UK Bathrooms we can help you with all your bathroom design needs.

Soft Curves and Organic Shapes

Curves are big in 2014, soft and sleek designs from wash bowls to tubs through to accessories. The organic flow of the curves make for a soft and luxurious feel to your bathroom. Bathroom designs have in the past felt boxy, square and uniform however Soft Curves and Organic Shapes from 2014 see us moving away from that. Curved designs add a new dimension to a bathroom, and you can move away from sharp corners, great if you want a practical family bathroom.

Bauhaus Bowls

Check out the newest designs on UK Bathrooms, from Bauhaus, Clearwater and Villeroy and Boch if you’re looking for some Soft Curves and Organic Shapes for your bathroom. (Designs from Clear Water Baths, Bauhaus Sinks and Villeroy & Boch Bathrooms)

Soft Curves and Organic Shapes

Luxury Tiles

Tiles can be a wonderful focal point to a bathroom, whether a patterned tile floor, a feature tiles wall or large tiles to make a statement. For design tips in 2014 there are a couple of design trends to look out for. Large tiles and over-scaled décor are a must, making even the smallest bathrooms seem bigger. Natural looking tiles are also a must, soft natural shades from luxury marble to soft slate. While all white bathrooms are clean and a timeless look, adding some natural colour shades can add a new dimension to your bathroom.

Whether you’re looking to add a statement tile feature to your bathroom or completely covering floor to ceiling, UK Bathrooms have a great selection of tile. Keeping up with the popular trends of 2014, with designs from Villeroy and Boch and Nobel. (Luxury  tiles from Villeroy and Boch and Nobel)

Bathroom tiles

The Wetroom

Perhaps the humble bath has had its day, or people are looking for more simplicity and ease from showering, but one of the most popular trends we will be seeing from 2014 is the wetroom. Whether they are frameless showers which give an illusion of and airy open space or curbless showers which offer a continuous, seamless look, 2014 is the year of the luxury shower. Wetrooms are much easy to fit into homes now, as technology has advanced, plus it’s also a lot more affordable to get that at home luxury spa/hotel feel.

You can find everything you need here at UK Bathrooms to design your perfect wetroom, bathroom. We have Aqua4ma and Impey packs to get you started, as well as some wonderful frameless showers from Kudos and Matki. And we also have a wide range of shower trays to suit any bathroom from leading suppliers such as Simpsons and Kaldewei. (Create your perfect wetroom from Matki, Kudos, Simpsons and Kaldewei )

Wetrooms

Seamless Storage

Anti-clutter for 2014 as storage becomes key in bathroom design allowing you to store all your items easily away and out of sight, without causing clutter. Clever storage ideas from under-sink cupboards to floor to ceiling bathroom cabinets and floating shelving. There are a number of wonderful options available. Many of the furniture and vanity designs are made as flexible as possible, allowing you to easily fit these great storage options into your bathroom, no matter what the size.

You can find a range of modern and contemporary vanity units, wall hung and freestanding furniture and fitted bathroom cabinets and countertops on UK Bathrooms. Providing you with your storage needs. (Storage from Roca, Nobel and Roper Rhodes )

Bathroom storage