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    Is your boiler working safely and efficiently?

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    From taps to full refurbishments.

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    Plumbing

    Taps, leaks, blockages and appliance installations.

    We are here to help you.

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    Central Heating

    Full / part installations, underfloor heating and unvented hot water systems.

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    Underfloor Heating

    Please give us a call for your underfloor heating quote.

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7 points you should consider Before Starting Your Bathroom Renovation

Remodelling your bathroom is one of the most important projects when it comes to home improvement. Everyone spends a considerable amount of time in the bathroom so make sure it is a pleasurable experience. Below are some points for your consideration:

  1. Determine the aim with your renovation:- The first step when renovating is what do you want to achieve? What is the main objective of renovation – utilisation of space, adding more functionality, specific lifestyle needs or creating a wow experience. You should communicate your vision to your project handler.
  2. Visualise all your design elements:- Before going ahead you should collect samples of materials and colours. Create a mood board to help you see how the various design elements will come together.
  3. Choose Quality Fixtures :- The fixtures you choose in your bathroom will affect the look and feel of the room. You should  consider styling elements such as undermount or top mount sinks, waterfall taps, soft-close hinges and chrome detailing around tiles.
  4. Be inspired by timeless trends:- You should get in touch with the  latest design trends through the internet, magazines or bathroom showrooms. Do you want a squarer modern sanitary ware or rounded and traditional?
  5. Design your space around your footprint:-  It’s important  to research your choice of appliances based on your space because their dimensions will play a vital role in the overall layout of the bathroom.
  6. Select Durable Flooring:-  Water-resistant, non slip, durable flooring are advisable for bathrooms and always ensure everything is sealed and secured too. Do the research and gain the appropriate knowledge to enjoy your bathroom in the long run.
  7. Hang A Stylish Mirror:- A stylish Mirror is the focal point and these days they are available with LED lights, sensored on/off switches and can even stay mist free!

Stylish Bathroom Design Ideas For kids

Designing a bathroom can be very rewarding. It doesnt matter if you are renovating your existing bathroom or starting from scratch. Try to think of the theme, colors & decoration. If you do this then things are more likely to match and you are sure to create that wow factor. So if you are designing a bathroom for your kids read these suggestions:-

  1. Install Downsized Bathroom:-  First thing that one should remember is the height of the bathroom fixtures, these should be at child level. Install Lower sinks, soft flooring and a fun decor.
  2. Bathroom Themes :- There are different themes for childrens bathrooms. You can choose themes like an underwater experience, jungles ,princess or pirates. You may want to use stickers that can be removed in due course.
  3. Bathroom Colours:-  Choose colour that matches the theme you have selected. Children prefer bright colours and you can also paint images on wall that suit your theme.
  4. Fixtures:-  Choose fixtures that will create a friendly and safe environment for your child. If your child is younger then use a soft shower curtain and when they grow up then you can install hard glass door. Their should be enough storage space in the form of racks and cupboards.
  5. Safety and Accessibility:-  Safety is one of the important point, choose a non slip bath tub and non slip bath mats. Use rounded ended bathroom hooks and counter taps which can’t hurt your child.

Restoring An Old Or Period Home: Heating, Plumbing And Energy Efficiency

Like the UK as a whole Solihull has some wonderful period houses – with some of the oldest housing stock in Europe. Buying an old property for renovation can be an exciting way to get the best of both worlds – the traditional look and feel of a historic home, with the advantages in comfort and convenience of a modern build.

Planning your improvements
Depending on the condition of your property there can be many aspects to consider: damp proofing can be important for an older building, timber preservation may be vital to the structural integrity of the house, and electrical systems will undoubtedly need updating.

One key area for work, if you want a period home with modern comforts, is energy efficiency, heating and plumbing.

The energy use of your home, along with attaining an even comfortable temperature will depend on the level of insulation you can achieve, and the quality of your hot water and central heating systems.

Our tips for getting the best from your systems include:

  • Make sure you find the right boiler for your property – there are many highly energy efficient units on the market, but make sure the one you choose has enough capacity for your home.
  • Find a highly recommended plumber and gas engineer for all your system and boiler installation needs. A good installation firm will be able to take care of all your plumbing requirements, including fitting your new bathroom.
  • Think carefully about the temperature controls on your new system – room thermostats will give you the greatest degree of control and allow you to set the main thermostat slightly higher for better overall performance.

Find out more about MJC for your renovation project
Whether you’re embarking on a full scale project or simply need a boiler service, we can provide all the services you need: we are cost effective with qualified and experienced engineers.

Why Choose MJC Plumbing and Heating for your Heating and Hot Water?

Heating and hot water is what keeps your home running, and although it can be easy to take these domestic facilities for granted, they do require upkeep. Your household systems need occasional repairs, the benefit of a regular service, and even emergency attention should breakdown occur.

At MJC we know central heating inside out, and we also know Solihull and the surrounding areas, because we’ve been doing what we do best locally for years.

Our team work hard to ensure that you’ll get an experienced plumber or engineer when you need one; with work completed to a consistently high quality standard; and at thoroughly competitive rates.

What can we do for you?
Simply put, we can do any work in the area of plumbing and heating/hot water systems, whether you’re a householder, private landlord, commercial or local government customer.

We can look after your boiler:

  • Boiler service – keeping your appliance serviced is the only way we know to reliably extend its efficient working life and actually reduce the incidence of breakdowns or the need for repair.
  • Boiler installation – if you are renewing your heating system, we can install any part as required, and we can supply and fit your new appliance.
  • New bathrooms – as suppliers of bathroom fittings and fixtures we can supply and install your beautiful new bathroom.
  • Complete plumbing – whatever you need doing we can help. From fixing a simple dripping tap, to planning and completing a whole new kitchen, shower room or family bath.

You can rely on us
We value every job, with all work carried out to the best of our ability, our team benefit from regular training and updating their qualifications, and we’ll always put you the customer at the centre of everything we do.

Get in touch to find out more about our outstanding service and the expertise we provide.

Guide to bathroom design and installation – for Solihull and further afield

If you are thinking of replacing your suite or going for the full redesign, it’s a great step to take – new bathrooms add value and appeal to your home, not to mention making day to day life more fun.

But this kind of work can take time, money, and needs good decision making to ensure a satisfactory outcome; choosing the right company to carry out the redesign and fit can make all the difference.

Designing an en suite, cloakroom or family bath that suits you
Getting the design right is key to success, and for that you need to have a clear idea of what you want. Popular designs right now include spa style bathrooms, with clean contemporary lines and a minimalist feel, or hotel style with added luxury touches.

This calm, clutter free style might be right for you, or you might be thinking incorporating a splash of colour, or period features such as Victorian taps or a roll-top bath.

Facilities that meet your needs
Before you go shopping for your new bathroom in Solihull, consider how you and your family use your existing facilities:

  • Do you need a separate shower?
  • Are towels on the floor an ongoing problem?
  • Is there enough storage?
  • Is there enough light?
  • Could you benefit from an additional W.C or shower room downstairs?

These are all aspects of design and use that can be considered when thinking about your installation.

Choosing a bathrooms company
Once you’ve decided to go ahead and are looking forward to your new family or en-suite bath or shower, you need to decide on a plumber or bathrooms specialist to carry out the work.

At MJC we not only supply and fit suites, we carry out design and complete installation – we offer the complete package. Get in touch today to find out more.

Customer Testimonials

"I am very happy with the work MJC carried out. It was completed on time and to a high standard. Thank you."

- Ann, Solihull

"Our bathroom refurbishment was completed on time and in a very thorough fashion. It has exceeded our expectations. Many thanks.."

- John B, Knowle

"Honest, trustworthy and professional. We would definitely recommend MJC. Thank you. "

- Mrs Meryl, Shirley

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