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5 feel-good tips for surviving the cold winter
Winter days are short, the nights long. A lack of light and fresh air can result in some of us experiencing a serious case of the winter blues. But there are various ways you can prevent this.
5 wellness tips to see you through autumn
When the days start to get shorter and the weather deteriorates, it's time to treat yourself to some little time-outs. These tips will help you to enjoy the autumn.
The right relaxation after sports
Do you like sports and being active? With the right tips for relaxing your muscles, you can achieve the perfect combination of relaxation, well-being and regeneration.
5 tips for slowing down in everyday life
Our lives are constantly getting faster, everyday life more hectic. We rush from one appointment to the next, and our minds are constantly occupied with things to do and worries that lie ahead of us. But with a little mindfulness and a few basic exercises, you can soon slow down and do something to counter the stress.
Speed or pleasure – how do you shower?
Most of us start our day with a morning shower. As part of a study, psychologist Alfred Gebert of the University of Münster divided showering behaviour into four types, each one of which tells us something about the particular personality.
No bath is closer to the Chancellery
A 5-star hotel in the middle of the Berlin Republic, between Chancellery, main station and Potsdamer Platz, that fulfils even the very highest standards.
Sustainable building and bathing
At the energy-efficient Alpenchic show home, the bathroom was finished with a washbasin and bath combination by Bette: made to measure in steel/enamel as a sustainable solution
Small and mighty – on saving space, spatial miracles and magic mirrors
Even a small bathroom should be functional, comfortable and – above all – homely. Here are our tips and tricks for bidding farewell to the wet room, and turning every square metre into an 'aha!' experience.
Black Beauties – bathroom contrasts in black-and-white
White stands for purity, innocence and transparency – and it's the traditional colour of the bathroom. Although the palette of market offers has much more to offer, it is unusual for the full range to be used. Shades of wood or grey were for a long time the only alternatives to a clean white. Bette's "Black Beauties" are a clear counterpart for the bath, shower and washbasin. And for all those who love the black-and-white contrast, the company even has black-and-white models.
Wooden bathroom – is that possible?
When it comes to bathroom design many people shy away from using wood because it can swell and shrink due to the moisture. However, using wood is not a problem at all provided a few things are observed.
Entertainment in the bathroom
Should the bathroom be more than just a spot for the necessary? Yes please! Today's bathroom is also a retreat, a feel-good oasis. In which case, it should also provide some entertainment. So in this article, we're going to be telling you about a few ways to upgrade your bathroom.
Smart Home: sustainable living in the intelligent house
What exactly is a "Smart Home"? And where does sustainability fit in this concept? Eigenraum has a snappy overview for you.
Smart bathroom: the intelligent room
One question that is often asked is, "Why does my bathroom have to be intelligent? And how would that benefit me?" Saving water, safety first and entertainment in the bathroom – now you can find all this and more at Eigenraum.
Smart bathroom: what are the advantages of voice control?
The bathroom as a wellness oasis has long be a standard request from many customers. However, much in the smart bathroom is automatic – and often on command.
BetteLux Oval Couture – New living room comfort in the bathroom
A high quality of life and stay is becoming increasingly important in the bathroom. Bette has developed a free-standing bath and floor-standing washbasin in glazed titanium-steel in BetteLux Oval Couture, which are covered and upholstered in a woven fabric just like a cosy sofa. Four colour options and a high level of functionality bring sensuousness and comfort into the bathroom.
Acid test for sealing components on baths and showers
Completely waterproof – even with dynamic loads.
BetteSolid – Bette’s new waste fitting cleans itself
BetteSolid is an entirely new waste fitting for the shower that has a high self-cleaning performance and that drains up to 36 l of water a minute. In doing so, Bette declares war on blocked and hard-to-clean drains under the shower.
The electronic overflow system BetteSensory
BetteSensory eliminates the need for a visible overflow in baths. The technology and operating method of the innovative electronic overflow system have now been visualised in a video animation that explains the system clearly and succinctly.
Sound insulation in the bathroom: gentle rain shower or irritating downpour?
The water in the shower sprinkles down like a refreshing rain shower in the forest, and the bath fills with a murmur that is not unlike a waterfall or waves breaking on the shore. What gives rise to anticipation and lovely memories in one person, though, can be perceived as a nuisance and unwanted by the neighbours.
Fast, straightforward and sustainable: LBG refurbishes bathrooms
Bette's intelligent installation frame saves time and effort when installing new shower trays – ideal when the building time schedule is tight. Refurbishing is one of the supreme disciplines in residential construction. If a number of residential units need to be completed at the same time, then a cool head is required.
Free-standing baths – trends, tips and information
Free-standing baths are eye-catchers and focal points. But how to find the perfect model for your home? And where's the best place to put it? No need to worry – here are the answers.
Illumination 2:0: The perfect light in the bathroom
Goethe said, “There is strong shadow where there is much light” in the first act of the play, “Götz von Berlichingen”. But how much light do you actually need to feel good in the bathroom? And how do you manage to save energy? In this article, you will find a crash course on perfect bathroom lighting.
Floor-level showering: what’s better – a shower area or tiles?
Anyone who is about to build a new bathroom or renovate an existing one often has to address the question whether the future shower areas is to be tiled and fitted with a shower channel or whether a floor-level shower tray or a shower area in glazed titanium steel would be better. So what are the advantages of the two solutions?
Say goodbye to the tap: a completely different kind of bath filler
Everyone is familiar with the traditional bath tap: it is positioned either as a fitting that sits on the bath rim, a spout attached to the wall, or a combined bath filler, waste and overflow set below the bath rim. However, another alternative is bath fillers that are out of the ordinary, for instance based on a near-natural experience when running the water, or are particularly quiet, or that can be controlled electronically down to the degree.
Accidents in the bathroom: How to prevent slips and trips
Accidents in the bathroom are among the most common and most serious accidents in the home. But with the right measures, the risk of slipping and tripping in the bathroom can be reduced. Non-slip surfaces in the bath or shower will help to prevent dangerous accidents.