For happy-go-lucky Jacques Jacobie, 23, motorbike riding was his passion. A young, fit, energetic boy from Longreach with a zest for life was involved in a motorbike accident in June 2020 that changed his and his family’s lives forever. Sustaining severe spinal injuries, doctors believe Jacques may never walk again. Despite ongoing medical bills, traveling … Continue reading GRATE Inspiring Stories from our Communities!
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Congratulations to Lauxes Grates Founder and CEO, Tim Dawson who has been named amongst the Top 100 Young Entrepreneurs of Australia. Ranked #60 by Business New Australia’s exclusive Top 100 Young Entrepreneur list of 2020, Tim Dawson credits his overall success to adjusting his business model to the market and investing time and resources into … Continue reading Congratulations to Lauxes Grates Founder and CEO
Can I Use Large Tiles In A Shower? By Zephyr and Stone There’s no doubt that large format tiles look beautiful in bathrooms, and come with the added benefit of less grout lines. However, a common question that comes up is… ‘Can I use large tiles in a shower AND ensure good fall to my … Continue reading Can I Use Large Tiles In A Shower?
Whether it be planning an extension, remodelling or even a DIY job, by following some practical, simple steps you can achieve a more functional, spacious looking bathroom. Unfortunately for many with older style houses, bathrooms back then were limited in size. Nowadays, newer homes tend to have larger, brighter bathroom and for good reason. If … Continue reading 7 great ideas to make the most out of your small bathroom
STEP 1 Mark 5mm in from the edge of a slot and using your drop saw cut straight down (0°). STEP 2 Now adjust drop saw angle to 45° (right hand side) and lock into place. Line up the blade of your saw to the bottom right hand corner of the … Continue reading How to cut Lauxes ‘Celleni’ linear floor grate so it can be installed around a corner
Stepping out of your comfort zone to what you are used to is always a tricky thing. Especially when you build up good rapport with sales staff and suppliers and don’t wish to “burn any bridges”. You understand at the end of the day it’s what looks great and enhances the aesthetic appeal of the … Continue reading Considering switching from a centre to a linear drain for your next build or project?
Easy Installation – linear drains are easy to install and can be customised to any desired length on site. Installing a linear drain allows for a simple one direction fall toward the drain, therefore, requiring less cuts in the tiles. No Barrier – using linear drains removes the ‘step over the curb’ in a traditional … Continue reading Why linear floor grates are so popular.
You have probably been into stores and seen this W logo on products are not sure what it all means? Non-compliant products and materials within the plumbing industry can lead to all sorts of problems for consumers and may cause contamination within the drinking water system and cause community health issues, resulting in greater strains … Continue reading What is Watermark Certification and how does it affect me?
When purchasing any type of grate, you want it to maintain its original look by undertaking regular upkeep and maintenance. Too often we hear stories about the wrong types of cleaning products used on linear floor grates or negligent and neglect which may cause ongoing issues with plumbing and functionality. Specially designed tabs under the … Continue reading Looking after your aluminium linear floor grates