We are hiring!!

The Bathroom & Kitchen Academy currently have a vacancy for a bathroom & kitchen salesperson. The job is very varied and the applicant will need to be eager to learn, be computer literate & willing to undertake a variety of tasks.

We will give the successful candidate the necessary training on our CAD system for designing kitchens & bathrooms. The position will involve making visits to our client’s premises to discuss their requirements, measuring up of the relevant room & supplying our client with a photo-realistic image of how their new bathroom or kitchen could look along with a quotation for the proposed materials. 

The role will also include receiving deliveries from our suppliers as well as delivering materials to our clients, so a clean driving licence will be required.

No previous experience in the industry is required as full training will be offered.

This is a perfect opportunity for someone who is keen to get involved in the bathroom & kitchen industry.

Applicants interested should either email their current CV’s to alternatively drop their CV off at the showroom in Dibden Purlieu for the attention of Mark Randell. 

Posted in News by Mark on 09/01/2018

New Year Offers

Happy New Year & welcome to 2018. We hope it's a good year for everyone. We started trading in 1998 & to celebrate out 20th year of trading, we will be offering various Special Offers throughout the year. To kick things off, we have a couple of shower packages that may be of interest to anyone looking to upgrade their shower.

Firstly, we have a Celsius 1/2" thermostatic bar valve, c/w slide rail kit, rub-clean 4-function handset & also supplied with a set easyfix wall mounting brackets. This shower package normally retails at £ 339.00 - our New Year Offer price is only £ 239.00 saving you £ 100.00

Secondly, we have the ever popular Velo 1/2" thermostatic bar valve, with integrated diverter, rigid riser, 250mm round, rub clean fixed shower head, shower hose & single function handset. This shower package normally retails at £ 499.00 - our New Year Offer price is only £ 299.00 saving you a massive £ 200.00.

We normally have these showers in stock so grab yourself a bargain while stocks last.

Posted in News by Mark on 04/01/2018

Happy Christmas

We will be closing for the Christmas break on Friday 22nd December at 1.00pm & will be re-opening on Tuesday 2nd January. We would like to wish all our customers a Very Merry Christmas & Happy New Year

Posted in News by Mark on 22/12/2017

Ex-Display Furniture

We are in the process of changing the showroom around & have this Montrose furniture set available for ex-display. The furniture is from the Montrose Milan range, finished in a White Gloss door with a Caledonian Fir carcass & a Utopia Fossil Marble Gloss worktop. It includes a 700mm reduced depth washbasin unit & a 700mm reduced depth WC unit. The sanitaryware is from the Vitra S50 range & comprises a 55cm short projection semi-countertop washbasin, floor standing back-to-wall WC pan, seat & cover, dual flush concealed cistern & a Pura Xcite single lever basin mixer c/w Click-Clack basin waste. The full list price of this display is £ 1,474.90 - our ex-display price is only £ 700.00. We also have an HIB Axis 80 x 60cm steam free backlit LED mirror with recharging socket & Sensor on/off switch. This mirror normally sells for £ 341.00 - ex-display price £ 160.00.

Our ex-displays tend to sell very quickly so grab yourself a bargain before it's too late.

Posted in News by Mark on 18/12/2017

Another New Display

We now have on display the Montrose Portland range of furniture in their new Denim finish. Complemented with Pippy Oak carcasses, plinth & worktop we also have on show the new Vitra Sento semi-countertop washbasin & Sento back-to-wall pan with Slim Soft Close seat. Finishing off with the Vado Magma basin mixer, the HIB Christa back-lit mirror & tiled with our Genesis wall & floor tiles, this is a fantastic looking display.

If you are in the market for a new bathroom, please do not hesitate to contact us. With our free of charge design service, we will generate a photo-realistic image as well as an itemised quotation. Take the next step in transforming your bathroom by popping in to see us & let us help you design your dream bathroom.


Posted in News by Mark on 02/11/2017

New Bathroom Displays

We’ve been busy in the showroom over the past few months & have some fantastic new bathroom displays for you to view.

Rather than a semi-countertop type washbasin, we have been asked if we can offer a countertop type washbasin. With that in mind, we are now displaying the Montrose Inca range of furniture in a Brown Grey door with Caledonian Fir carcasses, finished off with a 12mm Neostone worktop in a Café Crema finish. We have used the Vitra S20 55cm countertop washbasin, complemented it with the Vitra Sento wall hung Rimex pan & a wall mounted Vitra Brava single lever basin mixer.  To finish off, we are displaying the HIB Qubic mirrored bathroom cabinet with LED light, internal recharging socket & our range of Regent Sienna wall tiles combined with wood effect porcelain floor tiles in Willow.

Another recent addition is from our Academy Bathroom furniture collection. We have used a Slab door in White Gloss with White Gloss carcasses & used our Arco 1-piece mineral cast worktop with integrated washbasin, the Vado Ion basin mixer & Ivo back-to-wall WC pan. A new addition to our portfolio of products is the Aqata range of shower cubicles. We are displaying the stunning Spectra walk-in cubicle with hinged door for easy access along with the Vado Velo dual head thermostatic shower valve. The display is finished off with the HIB Alto 140cm high steam free mirror & Vitra Limestar wall & floor tiles.  


Posted in News by Mark on 21/10/2017

New Bathroom

We have just completed a new bathroom for a very satisfied customer. The brief was to design a bathroom that included a bath, shower cubicle, washbasin, WC & for some storage. With clever use of Montrose fitted furniture, we combined their standard depth & reduced depth furniture along with their sit-on washbasin to give as much floor space as possible, used a quadrant cubicle & curved end bath to give as much access as possible into the bathroom, fitted a new towel warmer behind the door & finished off by fully tiling the walls & floor. Installation was completed by ABJ Home Improvements.

Below are our original photo-realistic designs along with images of the finished job.

Photo-Realistic Image 1

Photo-Realistic Image 2

Completed Installation Images


Posted in News by Mark on 01/04/2017

Utopia Roseberry display

The Bathroom & Kitchen Academy now have on display the Utopia Roseberry range of furniture. This new painted timber range of bathroom furniture, captures the true natural appeal of wood. Our new display is shown in Dove Grey & complimented with a 20mm Solid Surface Marble effect worktop in Polaris White with inverted chamfer edge c/w fully integrated washbasin in White.

We are also showing the Monet Classical back-to-wall WC pan with matching Dove Grey soft close seat & cover. The display is finished off with Vitra 600 x 100mm Concrete wall tiles in White, the patchwork style Utopia floor tiles in Vintage Grey & the HIB Vega LED illuminated mirror with integrated recharging socket & demista pad.

The Utopia Roseberry range is also available in 5 other stunning painted finishes: Cotton White, Clotted Cream, Peacock Blue, Blue Lagoon, London Grey & a choice of sixteen Solid Surface worktops to complement the colours of the Roseberry doors.

Pop in to our showroom & have a look at this beautiful range of furniture from Utopia & take advantage of our free design service, so we can create your perfect bathroom.

Vitra Rimless WC Pans

The Bathroom & Kitchen Academy in Dibden Purlieu are proud to be a Showroom of Excellence for the VitrA range of bathrooms & can supply their range of Rim-Ex WC pans. This innovative design offers improved hygiene & effortless cleaning.

Vitra’s rimless WC pan technology dispenses with one of the most unhygienic aspects of traditional WC design, where hard-to-clean rims can harbour germs & allow them to multiply unchecked. The unique design of their Rim-Ex pans incorporate a water diverter to direct the flush around the bowl, which can be removed easily for cleaning.

For more information, pop in to our showroom in Beaulieu Road where we will be happy to discuss your requirements & give you more information on the Rim-Ex range from VitrA.


Posted in News by Mark on 27/08/2016

New displays

We have been busy updating our showroom in Dibden Purlieu & we now have on display the new range of Novum furniture from HIB. Combining sleek, contemporary styling & intelligent storage, HIB Novum boasts ten exquisite bathroom furniture ranges with co-ordinated accessories designed to take your bathroom out of the ordinary and into the extraordinary.

This very comprehensive range is designed to suit any bathroom with a wide offering of colours & sizes and the availability of both the modern look of wall hung or the more traditional style of floor standing.

Click on to view the full range.


Posted in News by Mark on 20/08/2016

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