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We have a terrific new vacancy for a driven and ambitious Trainee Kitchen Designer/Admin Support in our beautiful Cheltenham showroom.

To find out more and apply, see all the details here.

Pittville Bathrooms & Kitchens are looking to hire a hard-working, multi-skilled tradesperson to join our team of experts.

We have one job vacancy available, and you might be the perfect person to fill it!

Pittville Bathrooms & Kitchens Job Vacancy

Join the Pittville Bathrooms & Kitchens team! Take a look at our current job vacancies.

You will have an immediate start and will be working on private refurbishment and renovations in Cheltenham and the surrounding area, as well as looking after the delivery of client products.
You will be involved in all aspects of the work and you must be able to work to the highest standards.

You will be trustworthy, reliable and have excellent customer service skills. You will need a full driving licence to travel to projects within and around Cheltenham.

Job Vacancy: Multi-skilled Tradesperson (full-time)

Required experience: Minimum three years building experience

Working hours: 8am – 4.30pm Monday to Friday

Pay rate: negotiable and dependent on experience

If you think you’ve got not just one skill, but multiple skills, and meet the criteria above, then email us (info@pittville-co-uk.affinitydns.uk) and tell us why you’re the right person to join our team!

If you’re not a Multi-skilled Tradesperson but you think you have what it takes to work for us, then take a look at our other current job vacancies.

SORRY. THIS POSITION HAS NOW BEEN FILLED.

Installing a new kitchen or bathroom can add value to your property. It can also transform a tired, dated or unloved space into the heart of your home, or a place to relax and unwind in.

But how do you achieve a high-end finish that will be worth the cost? We’ve pulled together our four top tips of how to achieve a stunning kitchen or bathroom that will provide long-lasting pleasure and value.

New Kitchen by Pittville Bathrooms & Kitchens

A beautiful kitchen transformation for a Cotswold-based client, by Pittville Bathrooms & Kitchens

 

Clever Design

Planning your new kitchen or bathroom can feel overwhelming. You’ve got an idea of your budget, but what result do you want to achieve? Do you want sleek and modern or traditional and timeless? Perhaps you’ve got a space-limited en suite that you’re desperate to use more efficiently, or a family bathroom that is crying out for extra storage without compromising the aesthetic. You may want to transform your kitchen into the hub of your home which can be used for both entertaining and everyday life.

Our expert designers will work with you to provide a bespoke design solution to fit within your budget. Come in and see us at our twin showrooms on Prestbury Road, Cheltenham, or give us a ring (01242 251113) and we’ll be happy to talk through your requirements with you. Our initial consultations are free of charge, followed by a bespoke design service that provides a dedicated member of the team with the expertise and knowledge to seamlessly drive forward the creation of your new kitchen.

 

Kitchen and bathroom example by Pittville Bathrooms & Kitchens

A chic country style kitchen both contrasts and complements the modern, minimalist bathroom in this client’s home.

 

Durable Products

With so many products available it can be difficult deciding which you should choose. Although price doesn’t always equal quality, be cautious of products that are particularly cheap. In order to manufacture these products at a price that will keep the cost as low as possible for the customer, the materials and manufacturing techniques used are often substandard, resulting in a poorly constructed product that may not stand the test of time.

All the products we offer are sourced by our experienced kitchen and bathroom designers, who understand the importance of style and substance. They can help you choose products that are durable, functional and beautiful.

 

Luxury designer bathroom sink

BAGNODESIGN combines quality materials with beautiful design to create products that bring a touch of luxury to your bathroom.

 

Careful Installation

Organising the installation of your meticulously designed kitchen or bathroom can be stressful. Not only do you have the products themselves to install, but there is also tiling, lighting, heating and decorating to consider. Trying to manage different contractors to complete the work on time, without any hiccups, can be one of the hardest parts of a project.

We take the hassle out of the installation process. All our fitters and installers are closely project managed, ensuring a smooth installation carried out to the highest standard. We provide a complete service of plumbing, carpentry and joinery, tiling, electrics, plastering and decoration. Being environmentally conscious is important to us, so we ensure waste is managed and recycled wherever possible.

 

Expert Installation from Pittville Bathrooms & Kitchens

Our highly skilled painters and decorators are available for any additional redecorating work you might need around your home. See our Painting and Decorating Services page for more details.

 

Finishing Touches

It’s all too easy to forget those finishing touches that take a kitchen or bathroom from simply a functional space, to one that you can enjoy, indulge and unwind in.

Whether it’s an LED backlight mirror with integrated Bluetooth soundsystem, or an integrated ‘bean-to-cup’ coffee machine, don’t forget to add features that will bring you enjoyment and make your kitchen or bathroom unique!

 

Kitchen gadgets from Pittville Bathrooms & Kitchens

The Quooker fusion tap provides instant hot, warm and cold water. No more waiting for the kettle to boil!

 

If you’re looking for a new kitchen or bathroom, get in touch with our expert designers to discuss your requirements. You can call us on 01242 251113, email us (info@pittville-co-uk.affinitydns.uk) or come in and see us at 12 & 35 Prestbury Road, Cheltenham.

If you’re considering a new bathroom, or want to update your existing en-suite, take a look at our top pick of key bathroom trends for 2016 for some inspiration!

Boutique luxury

 

Luxury hotel bathrooms are a thing of beauty and indulgence. To recreate this look at home be brave; don’t be afraid to use statement tiles, feature lighting and eye-catching mirrors. If space is limited then keep it simple with sleek, modern items. If you can accommodate it, a freestanding bath is a fantastic way to get that boutique hotel feel at home. The Amalfi Freestanding Bath from Victoria + Albert is a great way to achieve a modern luxury look.

 

New Bathroom Inspiration - Amalfi Freestanding Bath

Amalfi Freestanding Bath from Victoria + Albert

 

Scandinavian Style

 

Scandinavian design prides itself on keeping it simple, functional and attractive. Minimalist suites that combine crisp white ceramic with pale natural wood, such as the Vero range from Duravit in Ticino Cherry Tree finish, are ideal for creating a serene, Scandi-inspired environment. Key to this trend is sticking to a limited, natural colour palette.

 

New Bathroom Inspiration - Duravit Vero Sink

The Vero range from Duravit in Ticino Cherry Tree finish. Ideal for a Scandinavian inspired bathroom.

 

Seeing Double

 

Double basins with their own mirrors and heated towel warmers are not just practical, they can be beautiful too. The Ketho vanity unit from Duravit comes in a range of colour finishes. Be brave and make a statement with Garnet Red Matt, or opt for a timeless finish with European Oak.

 

New Bathroom Inspiration - Ketho Double Vanity Unit

Ketho Double Vanity Unit in White Matt from Duravit

 

Our experts will be happy to discuss your requirements with you. We can recommend products to fit your budget and work with you to create a bespoke design that will give you the new bathroom you’re looking for. Call us on 01242 251113, email us (info@pittville-co-uk.affinitydns.uk) or come in and see us at 12 Prestbury Road, Cheltenham.

Fed up with your bathroom, en suite, wetroom or WC? For many people a new year means a new resolution or a fresh start. Renewing a bathroom, en suite, wetroom or WC can be a great way to add value to your property and transform the space to somewhere you can relax, refresh and revive in – and the new year is a great time to do it!

Until the end of February, we are offering an exclusive discount on select Duravit ranges to help you achieve a stunning finish on your project. Beautiful, functional and luxurious, Duravit’s exquisite range of carefully designed products create a bathroom that you can indulge, relax and revitalise in with a clear conscious – their products are sustainably manufactured and water-saving.

Duravit promo

Duravit offer products to suit any style and budget and their handy ‘Style Finder’ tool will provide you with inspiration to suit your requirements.

Duravit range

The 2nd Floor range from Duravit integrates seamlessly with the rest of the home.

If you’re looking to update your bathroom, en suite, wetroom or WC then call our expert bathroom designers on 01242 251113, email us (info@pittville-co-uk.affinitydns.uk) or come in and see us at 12 Prestbury Road, Cheltenham. Our experts will be happy to discuss your requirements with you, recommend products to fit your budget and work with you to create a bespoke design that will give you the new bathroom you’re looking for.

Hansgrohe Tap on a Budget  31517000

The Focus range of taps by Hansgrohe are perfect for your bathroom basin. (31517000)

It is not too big, looks elegant and smart.

It is excellent quality and good value for money makes your bathroom look stylish and hotel quality. The water flow is sufficient – even at low pressure. How?  Hansgrohe mixers are fitted with EcoSmart technology, which means they require up to 60% less water than conventional products. Lower hot water consumption means a lower energy requirement, and most importantly lower costs to run.

So how does that work? Simple. The EcoSmart aerator is integrated into the spout of the basin mixer and enriches the water with air. This means you use your water more efficiently, yet get full, bubbling jet of water. Good news for those who struggle with lime scale – QuickClean technology from Hansgrohe, means you can remove limescale in an instant. Since Hansgrohe has fitted its mixer aerators and shower jets with flexible silicon jets, dirt and limescale can be rubbed off easily.

I can’t recommend this product highly enough. It’s a ‘must have’ for all who loves practicality and good design.

Special offer now – Only  £84.99 – (RRP £130.00)  Call 01242 251113 and mention “Blog”   (buy 3 for free postage and packing)

Focus Tap 31517000

Black Friday Black Barcelona Victoria and Albert Bath and Basin Set

Black Friday Black Barcelona Bath

 

Complete Victoria and Albert Bath and Basin Set  with Taps 

 

Given that it is Black Friday, I thought I had better do a Black Friday related offer.  What better than a complete Victoria and Albert Bath and Basin set with Taps at 50% Off – in BLACK !

There is only 1 set available and includes:

1 no Victoria and Albert  Barcelona 1800 x 800 bath – in BLACK

1 no Victoria and Albert  Barcelona basin – in BLACK

1no Tubo 16 Basin tap

1no Tubo 14 Bath tap

The Recommended Retail is £7485.00

Black Friday Price is only £3745.00

 

To purchase this one off offer call 01242 251113 – offer expires Monday 30th November 2015.  Or email me simon@pittville-co-uk.affinitydns.uk

 

The products are all from Victoria and Albert – the leading brand in free-standing Quarrycast baths, basins and designer freestanding taps.   QUARRYCAST® is made from finely ground Volcanic Limestone™ mixed with resin. As the stone-rich alternative to both cast iron and acrylic it is 100% one piece, hand finished and packed with naturally desirable properties.

All baths have a 25 year guarantee.  The black external a 2 year guarantee.

 

(Price does not include delivery – please contact Simon for prices 01242 251113)

 

also, please note – the taps shown in the showroom setting are NOT what is included.

 

Pittville is on Houzz

If you are looking to remodel you home then Houzz is  a great place to start.  You may ask, what is Houzz?

“We are a platform for home remodeling and design, bringing homeowners
and home professionals together in a uniquely visual community”

We regularly upload clients protects (with their permission) to showcase what we can do, what products we use and how well it is done.

Whether you are starting a complete kitchen remodel or just looking for the perfect bedside table, the Houzz community of homeowners and professionals is here to help. And when you are ready to start your project, Houzz is the best way to get inspired, discover products.

You can create your own Ideabook which you can link to us, so we know what you are looking at.  To learn more about ideabooks click here:

To follow us on Houzz click on HERE

 

 

 

BESPOKE BATHS TAKE A STEP FURTHER – V&A Baths

Have you ever wanted a designer piece but wished you could have more say over the finish?

Victoria + Albert free standing baths and basins can now be personalised with custom finishes for a truly unique feature in your bathroom. Their naturally smooth surface lends itself perfectly to either oil or water based paints.  If you adventures enough this is how you can do it yourself:

  • Firstly rub down the surface with an abrasive paper to get a key for the paint to stick to.
  • Wipe down thoroughly to remove any dust before applying paint.
  • If applicable, using a pencil, mark the outline of the feet on the bath. Important: Do not paint more than 5mm over this line as it could result in poor adhesion and possible failure.
  • Following the paint manufacturer’s instructions, apply the paint.
  • We recommend two top coats and doubling the waiting period between coats. Use a small roller or brush, applying paint in a random fashion so as not create paint lines.
  • If you wish to paint the feet, follow the above procedure using a small brush or spray paint instead of a roller. Important: Do not paint the inside of the foot as it could result in poor adhesion and possible failure.

If you have painted one yourself, we would love to see your pictures!  Email them to marta@pittville-co-uk.affinitydns.uk.

We can also arrange and design a painted bath for youhere at our Cheltenham Showroom.  Please call 01242 251113 to make an appointment with one of our designers.

For more information on painting baths, please go to:

http://vandabaths.com/us/americas/faqs/

Franke Omni 4 in 1 tap is here !

Introducing the Franke Omni 4-in-1 tap

The brand new Omni 4-in-1 Tap from Franke provides fresh filtered water, filtered 100°C boiling water and mains hot and cold all from the one tap.

Manufactured in hi-shine Stainless Steel, Omni is easy to fit in new or existing kitchens, safe to use and ultra reliable with a 3-year warranty. Omni works beautifully with existing plumbing too. Best of all, it’s refreshingly affordable.

RRP £1,350 inc. VAT – Order in October  and have it installed for FREE (Free installation within 25minles of GL52, or credit of £125 off RRP)

 

The benefits are everywhere

True 100°C boiling water

Most ‘boiling’ tap systems only produce less than 98°C. Omni delivers fully boiling 100°C water instantly for the perfect cuppa.

Fresh filtered water

Omni is a complete system, including tap, boiler and filter. The filter provides high quality drinking water, each filter lasts approximately 6-9 months and replacing the filter is as easy as changing a lightbulb.

Safety assured

Omni is safer than a traditional kettle. A child safety clip is provided for total protection from curious little hands or visitors.

Easy installation

Virtually no tools and minimal plumbing skills are required for installation. Omni can be fitted in as little as 2 hours in normal kitchens.

A full 3-year guarantee for total reliability

A 3-year manufacturer’s warranty covers the complete system for total peace of mind.

Exceptional after-care

Filters tell you when they need replacing, and replacements are easy to order by phone or online. All enquiries are handled by our dedicated UK team.